Job Description

Blue Baboon are looking for a permanent Front End Developer to join the team, develop their career and help us match our exciting growth. We’re looking for someone who can bring our design work to life by using their HTML, CSS and JS wizardry, a person with development framework and pre-processor experience, who appreciates clean code and standards. We want someone to join our team who is open to change, flexible enough to try new things and who wants to experiment with creative ideas.

Our relatively small team is a mixture of UX designers, marketing experts, UI designers, content creators, backend developers and strategic thinkers. The successful candidate would help bridge the gap between our creative team and heavier development team. We, therefore, need someone who can speak up, be involved in the creative journey and who wants to input ideas and processes. We love people who can learn on the fly and wants to develop themselves.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Work with the delivery team UX consultants, developers, and PMs to build exciting and well-built user interfaces for our projects
  • Implement and support multiple projects for a variety of clients using various CMS solutions
  • Be aware of current industry trends and cultivate personal expertise in a growing list of design and development tools available
  • Develop the technical department of Blue Baboon to ensure best practices and processes are delivered

Required Experience

  • Excellent HTML5, CSS3 and JS knowledge and experience
  • Cross-device development (adaptive/responsive/fluid design) experience
  • Proficiency using Adobe CS
  • Ability to proficiently translate flat visual design into a living, breathing interactive interface
  • Highly detail orientated
  • Good command of both spoken and written English
  • Development framework experience e.g. Bootstrap, Foundation etc.
  • Experience with pre-processors such as Stylus
  • A good communicator
  • A supportive team player
  • Degree or equivalent digital industry experience
  • 12-18 months agency or company experience

Please apply with your CV and a brief cover letter addressing why you think you would be suitable for the role!

Tagged as: adobe cs, CSS, CSS3, HTML, HTML5, javascript, JS, UI