Front-End Web Developer

Manchester, Salary:Negotiable

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About Social Chain

This is Social Chain. A global social media agency. We deliver tangible results that have a long term transformational impact on progressive brands. We use the latest technology to drive strategy, the right minds to inspire creativity, and over 386 million people to maximise distribution. We currently have offices in Manchester, London, New York and Berlin. Interested in joining us? We’re always looking out for the next generation of talent to join our expansive team of creatives. We’re not looking for generic CVs, we’re looking for originality and a proven passion that grabs our attention.

Job Description

Social Chain Manchester are currently looking for a talented front-end developer to join our award-winning team. Your role will be to support the delivery of robust, future-proof sites, landing pages, internal business sites and interactive digital content for high profile campaigns.

Working within an existing team, you’ll be responsible for the production of quality products, making suggestions for improvements to processes, software stack and skillsets. In addition to this, you will undertake cross-browser and cross-device testing to ensure functionality over all environments.

To be successful in this role it’s essential that you be a confident individual with the ability to communicate and present your ideas to people at all levels.

Candidate Requirements

Must-haves 

  • You will be somebody that lives and breathes web and a passion for the digital industry.
  • Comfortable with communicating your ideas with internal stakeholders at all levels, handling all necessary amends.
  • You’ll be somebody keen to learn new technologies, be naturally curious about the evolution of technology and web.  
  • An eye for detail and appreciation of design is important, due to your working relationship with web design.

Essentials

  • Expert level with HTML5, CSS3 and PHP for WordPress and be proficient in building out custom themes using the bootstrap framework
  • Experience and sound knowledge with SASS and CSS preprocessors including collaboration platforms such as GitHub
  • Experienced in JavaScript, have a proven track record of working with JS and jQuery for innovative front-end functions

Experience with ReactJS will be an advantage

Additional Info

At Social Chain we pride ourselves on being First, Fearless and Ever Changing in our approach to business, therefore you will be happy and confident in trying out new ways of working and learn very quickly.

If this sounds like you and you’d like to hear more, please include links to your work alongside your application.