Front end UX designer/ developer

Albrighton

Description & responsibilities

At M3.Agency, we’ve built a Modern Marketing Model. Full service and fully flexible, we delve, devise and deliver solutions to our clients’ business challenges. We’re cross-platform, multi-channel and on top of every innovation. A creative, pragmatic and smart team producing powerful communications.

Key responsibilities

  • Designing responsive and highly polished digital experiences for our clients
  • Optimising websites for greater speed, UX, and accessibility
  • Design and develop websites with a keen regard to UX / UI
  • Enhance usability and visuals from the design team
  • Work closely with back end developers to deliver on new projects
  • Build strong relationships with key personnel within the business to ensure that designs are built to the highest standards, ensuring familiarity with our existing codebase to avoid on-site issues
  • Ensure all content conforms to industry best practice, is optimised for search and provides a first class user experience
  • Work constructively and collaboratively in a team environment
  • Write modular, accessible, and efficient HTML5, CSS3, and Javascript
  • Visualise how a static design will be coded. Proactively flag challenging areas and offer alternatives, as well as identifying areas for greater code reuse
  • Communicate effectively and clearly with teammates, colleagues and clients
  • Work alongside our in-house creative, development and Client Services teams to advise, support and offer feedback throughout the lifecycle of a project, big or small
  • The continuous delivery of high-quality design and code
  • Contribute ideas and direction to client projects
  • Staying up-to-date with current trends and show a willingness to integrate them into the team’s workflow
  • Communicating clearly and constructively with internal and external clients and stakeholders

Skills & experience

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in web design & front end development
  • Strong front-end skills in HTML5, CSS3, Ajax, jQuery and similar technologies
  • Experience in responsive/adaptive design techniques
  • Ability to enhance UX through animations using CSS3 & jQuery and similar technologies
  • Experience in version control / Git whilst working alongside other developers
  • Wire-framing experience with consideration of UI / UX
  • Experience with CSS: Bootstrap, LESS, SASS etc.
  • Knowledge of current web design trends and technologies
  • Knowledge and experience of SEO practices and methods
  • Photoshop / Sketch (or similar)
  • Laravel knowledge beneficial but not a core requirement

Key attributes

  • Be ahead of the curve with UX, UI and design trends
  • Highly organised with the ability to multitask
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Self-motivated with energy and enthusiasm
  • Flexible, versatile and able to cope well under pressure
  • Open, honest and direct - comfortable giving and receiving constructive feedback
  • Not afraid to question things and think critically

Benefits of working at M3

After three months’ probation, you can look forward to all this:

  • 25 days’ holiday a year (plus bank holidays)
  • Competitive salary & development plan
  • Great working environment
  • Defined contribution pension scheme
  • We invest in your development
  • Part of a close knit hard working team
  • 50 days’ work from home allowance

Application form

If you’re ambitious about your career and are looking to work with a team that feels the same way, M3.agency could be the place.