Front-end Web Developer

In response to consistent business growth, we are looking for a talented front end developer / designer who has an appreciation and passion for great visual design, and a good understanding of UX principles, and the technical skills to implement both.

Full-time, Queensland

Industry experience

  • Min. 4 years agency experience
  • Demonstrated feel for good design
  • Exposure to user-centric frameworks and tools
  • Experience working on big brands

Personal qualities

  • Lateral thinker
  • Self-starter
  • Well presented
  • Detail oriented

About this role

Working as a collaborative member of both our web and SharePoint teams, this role will primarily contribute in the design and development phases of web and intranet projects, taking concept designs and prototypes through to a functioning UI.

Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Participate in developing our clients product visions by researching, conceiving, wireframing, sketching, and prototyping user experiences for digital products / solutions
  • Work both collaboratively as a member of our digital design team, and independently with limited supervision
  • Liaise with developers, designers and account managers
  • Liaise with clients for the purposes of requirements gathering, support and validation
  • Code front end designs to specification from visual designs and annotated wireframes, incorporating accessibility and usability standards by default
  • Work within established workflows and systems for project management, version control and client support

Skills and Experience

You will possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and demonstrate a passion for digital innovation using emerging technologies. Solid HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript skills are essential to succeed in this role. Most importantly, you will be able to think critically to solve design problems creatively and efficiently.

  • High level of proficiency in HTML5 and CSS3
  • Solid understanding of JavaScript and web technologies: front end JS frameworks such as Bootstrap, jQuery
  • Demonstrated feel for good design and creative thinking to solve design challenges

Bonus points if...

  • You have an interest in motion design (use in digital UI / UX)
  • You're familiar with UI / UX prototyping / wireframing tools, e.g. Sketch, Adobe XD, Zeplin, InVision, Principle...
  • You have solid knowledge of advanced JS frameworks, e.g. AngularJS, React
  • You have experience working on CSS via SASS / LESS
  • You know and love on-site SEO best practices

What you might like about this role

At JCH Media we value continuous improvement and professional fulfillment - you'll have the opportunity to attend industry events, and will be encouraged to continue your own professional development through additional training and certifications. You'll also enjoy the following benefits as a member of our team:

  • Day off for your Birthday
  • Flexible work conditions
  • Diverse range of projects to get involved in
  • We encourage thinking outside of the box
  • Personal time to work on your own projects
  • Great salary
  • Interstate travel opportunities

Interested in this role?

If this role sounds perfect for you, please complete the below form to express your interest, or send through your CV to jobs@jchmedia.com