Front End Developer - Madgex

Brighton

Closing date: 04/12/2018

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Madgex has offices based across the globe and has been named in The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For and Great Places to Work. We’re growing our Design team, based in the centre of Brighton and we want you to apply.

We’re looking for a Front End Developer to join our Design team. We pride ourselves on having an exceptional team here at Madgex so are looking for an exceptional individual.

Innovation and how we could/should be better at what we do, is at the forefront of our daily approach to development. Our team are passionate about development and love learning and sharing their knowledge with each other. If you share this passion, and enjoy working as part of a dynamic, vibrant team, then we’d like to hear from you.

Job Description:

We’re looking for a Front End Developer to join our Design team. We pride ourselves on having an exceptional team here at Madgex so are looking for an exceptional individual.

Innovation and how we could/should be better at what we do, is at the forefront of our daily approach to development. Our team are passionate about development and love learning and sharing their knowledge with each other. If you share this passion, and enjoy working as part of a dynamic, vibrant team, then we’d like to hear from you.

 
Skills Range:

From an experience point of view, you should have:

  • Good commercial experience
  • Solid understanding of HTML, CSS & Web Standards (inc. accessibility)
  • Experience with git, SASS, BEM, Gulp, npm. These should be familiar terms
  • Comfortable with JavaScript (framework experience e.g. Vue, React a plus)
  • Built several non-framework based responsive sites
  • Experience in cross-browser & device testing, being able to diagnose & fix issues.
  • A good understanding of user experience principles
  • Strong UX and design sensibilities, and a desire to sweat the small stuff
  • As a design/front-end team we are looking for someone that shares our design values:

Design for people

Our products need to be easy to use, relevant and accessible, whichever way users interact with them. Balancing user needs with our client’s business objectives is crucial to our success. We are re-imagining how we could deliver market leading user experiences across all our user groups, and ask that you come with an open mind at working with the old and the new.

Build for the future

Our products and systems will evolve and develop over time, so they need to be robust and easy to maintain. Striving to make code as clear & efficient as possible to help us to remain nimble to change, and maintain performance.

Create great looking products

An engaging visual design layer is crucial to steer and delight the user. All elements and patterns should be attractive, consistent and relevant to the whole.

Share and learn together

Collaboration throughout the design process is essential. Sharing our ideas and expertise with each other, our clients and the wider design community makes us better at what we do.

 
Person Specification:

Do you have heaps of ambition and a passion for Front End Design? Do you take pride in your achievements? Are you a supportive and super productive individual who thrives when working in a team?

You will already have achieved big things whether you have a degree or not and you’ll be looking to start the next chapter in your career within a growing, global company. You are creative, consistent and dynamic as well as inspiring, supportive and a great communicator.

 
Key Area: Programming/Developer 15-1131.00Programming/Developer
Salary: up to £30,000
Attendance: Full-Time
 
Additional Information:

What It’s Like to Work at Madgex:

Our Values

  • We work intelligently – we’re smart, we’re problem solvers and we innovate
  • We collaborate – with our clients, with each other and with our community
  • We’re bold – we think big, we challenge and we’re brave
  • We strive for personal growth – we’re ambitious, we’re driven and we’re constantly learning
  • We enjoy what we do – we’re passionate, we’re supportive and we achieve

At Madgex, we are a community. We’re a friendly bunch with passion, ambition and we thrive on team work, learning & development and our regular social gatherings. As an equally important member of our team you will be rewarded with:

  • A salary of up to £30,000, reviewed annually
  • 25 days holiday, increasing each year you work with us
  • Flexible working – we believe in work/life balance
  • Enhanced family/partner friendly policies – we want to support you in those big life moments
  • Genuine commitment to your health and well-being, including Simply Health Cash Plan, Perkbox, Cycle to Work scheme and a whole host of activities and approaches from Yoga to monthly massages organised by our dedicated Health & Happiness team
  • Free Food Fridays including salad, cake and our infamous Deli Day
  • Team socials – we’ve had everything from BBQs and bootcamps to beer and our annual birthday bash
  • We're committed to your personal career growth and we'll provide you with learning and development resources
  • A dedicated Buddy in your first week alongside a full induction schedule, giving you the chance to meet the whole Madgex family 

Send us your CV along with a covering letter telling us about you, your career, your ambitions and why you think you’d be a great fit within our team. For this role it is essential that you also include links to recent examples of your work with your application

Equal Opportunities Statement:

Madgex is committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. Employees and job applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation (Protected Characteristics).

 
 

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