Graduate Web Developer
Posted on Aug 8, 2019 by CV-Library
Unitemps at Staffordshire University are currently working with one of the regions most innovative businesses in recruiting a Graduate Web Developer to join the ever-growing design team.
This is a 12-week temporary to permanent, graduate internship, with candidates having the opportunity to secure a permanent contract at the conclusion of the 12 weeks placement. You will work Monday to Friday 09:00 – 17:00 in Newcastle-Under-Lyme towards Talke. You will be paid an hourly rate equivalent to the permanent salary of £20,000 - £25,000 dependent on experience.
Duties and responsibilities
You will be a Front-End Developer with creative flair, responsible for transforming photoshop designs into functional, responsive websites that work seamlessly across different browsers and devices. You will be contributing to the general standard of front-end within the company and taking ownership of improving and maintaining this to a good standard.
- Helping with database backups, plugin updates and security
- Process support requests from users and communicate with a polite, casual and friendly tone.
- Log in to user sites, diagnose and resolve the problem (involves CSS, HTML and jQuery tweaks)
Skills and experience
- Ability to work closely with designer and a passion for creating intuitive user interfaces is essential
- Transforming flat designs into functional, responsive websites that work seamlessly across different browsers and devices
- Good understanding of WordPress with the ability to modify and build custom themes
- Developing email broadcasts that can be integrated into MailChimp etc
- An understanding of HTML 5 animation would be beneficial
- UI & UX design principles, including wire framing, mobile first & user-centric design
- Meticulous attention to detail
- Team player
If you are interested in pursuing this role further, please apply now and ensure to attach your CV and any supporting portfolio links or projects. For further questions contact James at Unitemps at Staffordshire University on Stoke on Trent (phone number removed)