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Front End Developer

We’re currently working with an innovative global Production Agency in Sydney who are looking for a Front End Dev for a first of it’s kind project with a unique digital client.

This role will involve someone who can work in both Sydney and San Francisco. So if you like to travel and would like to spend some time working in the US this could be the role for you.

The Role:

The Front-End Developer needs to build/modify responsive web pages using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, etc. based on the visual briefs. The Front-End Developer will work on localization of the page based on the assets provided which includes, updating links, images, and text, in accordance to the client’s coding standards.

Key Responsibilities:

• Develop new digital assets as identified by supervisor and management
• Modify existing code to accommodate for a locale – including changing image paths, server-side includes (SSI), file names, directories, other elements, and other development tasks
• Produce digital assets in several languages
• Update and amend existing assets
• Maintain client digital assets to the best of your ability
• Help and advise project managers with client’s digital requests
• Awareness of the client's mobile platform with the ability to build solutions that take advantage of the latest operating system features


Requirements:

• A Minimum of 4 years commercial development experience (Agency Preferably)
• Good grasp on data structures and algorithms
• Experience in JIRA
• Knowledge of FE pre-processing (Sass and Browserify)
• Expertise in web languages and standard technologies, including version control systems (SVN and GIT), repositories, and build tools (Grunt, Gulp)
• Expertise in HTML/HTML5, CSS/CSS3 and JavaScript/JQuery
• Good JS debugging skills
• Responsive development experience
• Experience working with Front-End Frameworks (Bootstrap, Foundation)
• Image manipulation software (Photoshop, Fireworks) and able to slice elements out of a PSD
• Accessible and SEO based coding
• Self-starter who is able to hand-code front-end
• Knowledge of the challenges of Email newsletter builds
• Progressive enhancement and graceful degradation
• Experience with optimization for mobile devices and familiarity with responsive and adaptive methods
• Must be able to travel as required, sometimes for several weeks at a time

Please email your CV/application to Brian at info@becomesydney.com.au
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