Position / Role
Front End Web Developer
Siteglide

  https://www.siteglide.com

  @Siteglide

   Job Type
Permanent
   Location
Reading
   Date Posted
September 18, 2018
   Position Expires
November 15, 2018
   Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Front End Web Developer to join our dynamic team.

About Us

Siteglide is a cloud based platform for building and managing websites and web applications. It helps agencies and businesses manage websites without technical expertise. Siteglide provides the technical support to agencies allowing them to focus on their core services which are typically PR/marketing. Our sister company (in the same offices) is a Digital Agency with a strong and varied client list across many sectors including automotive, security, sport and hospitality. The agency uses Siteglide to build websites, intranets/portals, online web applications and mobile apps.

Role Title: Front End Web Developer

The role requires experience building web applications using HTML/CSS/Javascript and frameworks such as React. Experience with GraphQL and front-end development tools such as NPM/Yarn and Webpack would also be extremely beneficial but not essential. Your core skills must be clearly demonstrated. Good communication skills, both written and verbal, are extremely important as are strong IT skills.

Responsibilities
– Internal projects – Enhancing Siteglide with new features, improvements, integrations (API).
– Custom development – Building completely custom elements often with HTML/CSS/JavaScript/React/Liquid/GraphQL.
– Versioning – Experience using Git to ensure projects are tracked and kept in sync with the wider team.

The role is very varied and we require someone who not only has good experience in these areas but is keen to learn a wide range of skills and is proactive to help develop the platform. The role will require quick learning of software, processes and skills as well as the ability to manage projects and communicate results/suggested improvements back to us and agencies/clients.

Language experience

Required:
Client Side – HTML/CSS/SCSS/JS/Bootstrap/Flexbox. Beneficial: Liquid.
Other – Git versioning, Continuous Integration, Testing.

Preferred:
API/Server Side – RESTful, Node.js, YAML. Beneficial: GraphQL.

Employment Details

Salary: Competitive depending on experience/potential (scalable). Generous bonuses and benefits.

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