UI Developer

Ref: 366| Posted: 2nd Dec 2019

Durham Professional Services has an opportunity for an experienced UI Professional to work with our client on a permanent basis in Glasgow. This is a fantastic opportunity to be involved in some exciting and high-profile projects. Our client is building a team of talented and passionate developers who will be focused on doing things “the right way”.
The successful candidate will have a passion for delivering high quality web applications and have a strong attention to detail.

Day-to-day duties

  • Working with product designers to rapidly prototype ideas.
  • Implementing designs in mobile-first responsive interfaces.
  • Advocating for the end user in terms of UI and UX.
  • Working with product owners and stakeholders to provide continuous business value, following agile principles.

Essential skills

  • Expert level of experience with HTML and CSS.
  • Basic understanding of modern ES6 features in JavaScript.
  • Ability to hand-code valid, semantic and accessible HTML.
  • Knowledge of cross-browser/platform/device concerns in order to provide a unified customer experience.
  • Knowledge of web performance considerations.
  • It would be desirable to have experience in some of the following: -
    • Experience with a CSS pre-processor such as SCSS or PostCSS
  • Ability to write unit and integration tests for front end applications
  • TDD and/or BDD
  • Exposure to full stack development in Ruby on Rails or C#/Dotnet.

Our Client is introducing change to try to meet the needs of today’s development community, as such, in addition to a competitive salary, they offer:

  • Flexitime
  • Training and conference fund
  • Vibrant working environment
  • Casual dress
  • Private medical insurance
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Discount on vehicle purchase, servicing, parts and rental
  • Cycle to work scheme