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Applications Close: 25th March 2016
Employment Type: Full-time

Would you like to work in a leading digital agency that crafts solutions for some of Australia’s leading companies? If the web is your passion & you don't mind joining in the occasional Nerf gun shootout then you could be! We are seeking an experienced Front End Web Developer to join our close-knit team of industry leading digital strategists, designers, developers, programmers & marketers.

We are a young, fun loving team that believe enjoying what you do is just as important as being good at it. We have a team lunch every Friday & quarterly social events where pens are down and we go out and let our hair down - whether it's bowling, rally car driving, go karting or dinner and drinks. You'll be driven and able to work with a group of peers that are equally passionate about their work and extremely fun to work with. 

We are currently seeking a senior front end web developer with agency experience that has a great portfolio of clean code utilising the latest development methods. While your primary role will be front end web development, the successful applicant will preferably have a strong understanding of PHP & MySQL.

To be successful in this role you must be able to work autonomously, work under pressure and produce high quality solutions. You must be highly organised & be willing to be an all-rounder who has a great mix of technical ability, communication & written skills and most importantly a great work ethic.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Developing responsive digital solutions for high end brands
  • Delivering high quality standards of cut-up from PSD / AI to HTML / CSS / jQuery
  • Integrating HTML into a backend system – be it an open source or bespoke CMS
  • Delivering projects on time and on budget
  • Email marketing integration & management
  • Providing project progress updates to the project manager

Required Experience/Skills

  • Excellent knowledge of HTML, CSS & Javascript (jQuery)
  • Understanding of PHP & MySQL
  • Understanding of clean, reusable code markup
  • Strong understanding of responsive website design & development
  • Strong understanding of browser support & graceful degradation
  • Minimum 5 years Web Development industry experience (preferably within an agency)
  • Extensive experience with CMS setup & integration (ideally WordPress & bespoke)
  • Email marketing integration & management experience
  • Understanding of Adobe Photoshop & Adobe Illustrator
  • Great troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Great time management and organisational skills
  • Excellent communication skills

Preferred and Favourable Experience/Skills

  • Strong understanding of PHP & MySQL
  • Extensive experience with WordPress
  • Experience with X-Cart & Magento eCommerce Platforms
  • Experience with Smarty template engine
  • Experience with API integration
  • Experience with WHM & cPanel
  • Search Engine Optimisation knowledge & experience
  • Email & technical support experience
  • 30+ hours of semi-professional go-kart driving

The type of person that will suit this position

You’ll need to be warm and approachable and have a willingness to be a team player. A positive attitude is also essential with a desire to help grow our agency. You must also be passionate and dedicated while staying ahead of current trends and technology. Finally, you must be willing to be an all-rounder who has a great mix of people skills, communication & written skills, technical ability, and most importantly a great work ethic. 

If you believe you have the skills and passion for this role, please apply by completing the form below. Please provide your CV & recent portfolio of work.

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