Lightspeed Digital are seeking a full stack website developer to join our small team creating expertly produced websites for companies in Sussex and all over the world.
Lightspeed Digital is a small web agency dedicated to the creation of cutting edge, expertly produced websites. We have a simple mission – to be widely recognised as the city’s leading producer of the highest quality websites.
Since 2016 we've been creating and maintaining the perfect websites for businesses large and small.
About this vacancy
You will be working closely with the company director, designers and copywriters to create websites for our clients using the material created for you.
All of Lightspeed's operations are based in Brighton, England. We work in an office free environment, either from home or from a co-working space. Please apply as early as you're able for this role as in the event of exceptional interest we may close adverts earlier than specified.
New Laptop of your choice (mac/pc)
Mostly Flexible hours
Work from home or a co-working space near you
We are seeking an experienced full-stack developer with many years working in a variety of different roles with a breadth and depth of knowledge. A professional individual well-versed in both business logic and user experience, who is not only well-equipped to get hands on building web applications from scratch, but can also guide and consult on strategy.
The successful applicant should carry an interest in establishing and maintaining best practices and hold opinions on how to best approach their work.
Duties and Responsibilities
- Design client-side and server-side architecture
- Build the front end of applications by implementing provided visual design
- Develop and manage well-functioning databases and applications
- Test software to ensure responsiveness and efficiency, troubleshoot, debug and upgrade, accordingly
- Build features and applications with a mobile responsive design
- Work with the Team to improve software and customer and colleague experience
Required Experience, Knowledge and Skills:
3-5+ years experience in commercial website development
Excellent communication skills
Time management, self motivation, able to work efficiently under own direction
HTML5 / CSS3 (including CSS grid / flexbox)
SASS (or similar)
Node & Composer
Gulp / Webpack or similar
Linux Command Line
MYSQL / PostgreSQL
Experience of the Following a Bonus:
Twig or similar (templating)
Nginx / Litespeed
Experience making web mobile apps
Basic knowledge of design patterns & UX