The Ideal Candidate

They will be a self-starter, problem solver and creative thinker - someone able to adapt to best practices in an ever-changing discipline.

We would be looking for an enthusiastic person with a minimum of 5 years industry experience that is eager to learn and suggest fresh ideas about what Avvio Reply could be offering. Experience in a commercial or agency environment is ideal but not a necessity.

The position will primarily be involved in the creation and maintenance of responsive microsites, emailers and single page applications but will also be required to contribute towards general housekeeping i.e. software updates, archiving, SSL certs etc.

Working closely with the designers, they would be expected to understand browser restrictions and be able to flag any issues as soon as they arise, offering appropriate solutions and compromises where possible within a given budget.

Key Skills

  • A degree (or equivalent) in web development / web design is important
  • Links to examples of your current apps/work
  • Core front end development skillset of HTML5, CSS(3) and JavaScript
  • Use of CSS preprocessors such as LESS or SASS
  • Ability to debug and fix cross-browser/platform issues
  • Ability to turn designs into fully functioning web pages / emails
  • Great attention to detail, good rapport with clients and Account Handlers
  • Can read and understand requirements of projects
  • Work as an individual or in a team to deliver projects
  • Excellent English communication skills for collaborative development, both written and verbally
  • The ability to multi-task whilst still delivering high quality work
  • Responsive design – mobile first development
  • Use to working with Photoshop, Illustrator and XD to extract assets

Bonus points for

  • Advanced JavaScript, JQuery, Modular Javascript programming skills
  • Experience with Frameworks such as React, Angular, Backbone
  • Experience with front-end tools such as Grunt, Underscore, Browserify and Modernizr
  • Source control - preferably Git
  • Experience using an object-orientated approach to CSS such as BEM
  • Knowledge of at least one backend language or front-end integration with one