Date23rd Oct 2019
CategoryCareers/
AuthorBoxed Red

Web Developer

About Boxed Red 


Boxed Red is an award-winning, full-service marketing agency with a strong client list specialising in the leisure & tourism, property & construction and charity sectors, but we service a wide range of clients across multiple industries.

We understand the work/life balance and are all driven individuals with an unrivalled enthusiasm and passion for what we do.

About the role

We are looking for a talented front-end/back-end web developer that has a proven track record of creating great websites, a good all rounder.

An individual who gets excited by the latest web trends and technologies and knows the best way to leverage these for client projects.

You’ll work with our web designers and web developers, transforming designs ensuring that the front-end and back-end experience across all our projects just blows our clients away!

Good banter and the willingness to laugh (often at rubbish jokes) are desirable traits but not essential.

Essential Skills/Knowledge

  • HTML5
  • PHP, previous exposure to MVC frameworks
  • Strong WordPress knowledge and theming
  • CSS / SASS / LESS
  • Javascript (jQuery)
  • Any Git / SVN or subversion exposure
  • Mobile up / cross platform development and a good understanding of responsive design
  • Understanding performance and optimisation – we want stuff to look great but load fast too
  • An eye for detail (someone who can understand the designer’s pain).
  • Portfolio of previous work
  • Photoshop / Sketch to convert designs to code
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines

Beneficial Skills/Knowledge

  • Gulp/Grunt task automators
  • Use of responsive frameworks such as Foundation or Bootstrap
  • SEO best practices
  • Knowledge of multiple CMS – e.g. Magento, Umbraco

Experience 


  • Mac literate
  • Proven track record in a similar
  • Minimum of 2/3 years experience in a fast paced agency
  • Can-do attitude
  • Ability to develop a strong working relationship with all colleagues

To apply for this role, please email a CV to:

careers@boxedred.com

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