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Senior UI Developer

Ridgeway is looking for a Senior UI Developer to join their office in Oxford.

Employer: Ridgeway

Location: Oxford / UK

Position: Senior UI Developer

Description:

We are seeking a highly talented Senior UI Developer to work within Ridgeway’s User Experience Team. The ideal candidate must have a detailed understanding of modern web technologies, a desire to provide mentorship to teammates and a willingness to work in a collaborative and open environment.

As Senior UI Developer, it will be your responsibility to maintain the high development quality that we aspire to with every project by researching and integrating new technologies and processes, whilst also contributing to the development of less experienced members of the team.

Working within a team of UX Architects, Designers, and UI Developers, you will be responsible for building the UI experiences for a variety of well-known brands. The role will require the candidate to work on projects which vary in size from a few days to several months, and will involve working through the entire lifecycle of web application development.

Duties:

• Day-to-day UI development of web products for numerous brands across a variety of sectors
• Own processes, procedures, and technical approaches for the UI Team
• Mentor and support other members of the team
• Assist the team with scoping, requirements capture and time estimates
• Assist with the preparation of functional and technical specification documents
• Provide solution support and communicate directly with clients
• Attend client meetings when required

Benefits:

• 25 – 30 days annual holiday (+ public holidays)
• Contributory company pension scheme
• A variety of challenging projects from a range of impressive clients
• Flexible and remote working to suit your needs
• Ride To Work scheme and gym discounts
• Sonos in each room and shared Spotify playlist
• Excellent location with Witney town centre and the Cotswold countryside on the doorstep
• Scope to attend industry events including Kentico Connection, jQuery UK, Smashing, etc
• Break out area complete with Xbox, Wii, comfy sofa and TV
• Regular cake, fresh fruit, good coffee and beer on Fridays!

Requirements:

Essential skills & experience:

• 5 or more years of experience leading projects in an agency environment
• Intricate understanding of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript
• Have a portfolio of web site development work which demonstrates your experience
• Have experience working as technical lead on commercially focused web development projects, and demonstrate an ability to communicate directly with clients
• Ability to manage own time and workload
• Experience structuring large-scale front-end codebases
• Have fastidious attention to detail
• Be organised, self-motivated and ambitious with a desire to lead a team of talented developers
• Have a passion for driving technology forward
• Have experience with front-end build tools (e.g. Gulp, Grunt, Webpack)
• Have experience working with pattern libraries
• Possess detailed knowledge of native JavaScript
• Have an understanding of SEO best practice
• Have experience working with Git
• Possess detailed knowledge of web performance and optimisation best practices, and experience identifying existing performance issues

Desirable skills & experience:

• Experience working with .NetIntricate understanding of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript
• Have experience with Sketch/Photoshop/Illustrator in order to effectively assess designs
• Experience with CSS pre-processors
• Experience with JavaScript MV* frameworks (e.g. React, Angular, Ember)
• Experience developing to accessibility standards
• Experience integrating with and defining REST APIs
• Good knowledge of UX, design, SEO, and source control
• Detailed understanding of design and usability heuristics

Job Application Link: https://www.ridgeway.com/careers/senior-ui-developer

Ridgeway

An award-winning digital agency, building beautiful websites and providing impactful digital marketing services that drive commercial success.

ADDRESS

Riverside House, Two Rivers, Witney, Oxfordshire OX28 4BH

PHONE

1993227227

[email protected]

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