Mid-weight Front end developer - hybrid working

No agencies, please. Local applicants only.

We are looking for someone with a real passion for turning static designs from Adobe XD into responsive, accessible and SEO-optimised HTML; using a build process of node.js and WebPack and a development stack of SCSS, vanilla JS and npm modules. We are keen to find an enthusiastic and experienced individual, who cares about the quality of the code they write and always aims for a pixel-perfect finish on their work.

Must-have experience:

  • SCSS
  • CSS
  • HTML
  • Vanilla JS (ES6)
  • Node.js
  • Understanding of version control
  • Understanding of GET, POST and PUT
  • Knowledge of SEO best practices
  • Knowledge of Accessibility best practices

Ideal experience:

  • WebPack
  • Laravel Mix
  • GIT
  • Gulp
  • Yarn
  • Nunjucks

Bonus experience:

  • PHP
  • Laravel PHP Framework
  • React.js
  • Vue.js
  • Laravel Blade
  • BEM Notation

About the Role

Our dev team works collaboratively to discuss solutions to challenges that arise in new and ongoing projects and are always on hand to help each other. We are looking for another person to join the team who is keen and enthusiastic about all things digital, so if this sounds like you, please reach out!

It is essential that you have good communication skills and love coding, as well as be able to reciprocate sharing knowledge with the team.  You will have the opportunity to shape the front-end development coding practice and decisions based on your experience and will get to contribute new ideas and suggestions for future development. As an agency, we work on a variety of big and small projects so you will have a passion for creating new things as well as building upon previous work to expand the scale of projects over time.

About Wild Dog

Wild Dog Design is a B-Corp Brighton-based digital design agency with a deep understanding of technology, a passion for beautiful design and the experience and desire to combine the two. We create technology and design for a number of market sectors, with a particular focus on travel, sustainability and pharmaceutical. At our core, we offer a unique custom WordPress solution for many of our clients, some with custom APIs to integrate native and third-party systems.

We live and breathe our clients’ projects as if they were our own and we strive every day to grow as individuals, and as an agency, to be better and more innovative.

Benefits of working for Wild Dog Design

  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Workplace pension scheme
  • Opportunity for self-advancement and training
  • Weekly team socials!

Current working arrangements

We are working flexibly with the majority of the team working a few days in the office and a few days at home. Currently, we all meet on Wednesdays in our modern studio based in the SPACES building, Mocatta House, which boasts a variety of work environments for individual and teamwork. There is a café on the ground floor, break-out reception areas and also a bar leading out to a roof terrace on the top floor.
Everyone is welcome at Wild Dog Design.

We strive to create an inclusive environment where a diverse mix of minds, backgrounds and experiences is our best and biggest asset.

All our employees should be who they are; and feel free and comfortable. We value them. We appreciate them as they are the life that is our agency.

As employers, we will prevent discrimination against our people regardless of gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, age, neurodiversity, disability status, citizenship, or any other aspect which makes them unique.

Together we are creative and fearless. We strive to be kind, honest and considerate to each other at all times. To celebrate and embrace our differences, and collectively to make where we work the best that it can be.

In short, we aim to be a truly inclusive organisation. Our approach is very simple – it’s about you. It’s about everyone.

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