Front End Developer

  • Megan Forg Consulting
  • Newlands, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
  • May 03, 2017
Permanent Information Technology

Job Description

Front End Developer

 

Location: Newlands, Cape Town

Salary: Negotiable

 

We are looking for a young and dynamic front end developer who has an inherent passion for code and pushing boundaries of what’s possible in web client applications.

 

Requirements:

Thorough knowledge of front end web technologies: HTML, CSS as well as JavaScript

Familiarity with Sass (SCSS) or other CSS pre-processor

Current and detailed knowledge of browser peculiarities and how to work around them

A disciplined approach to development, documentation, naming conventions and file structure

An understanding of and passion for UI, UX and design

A constant desire to improve, learn and innovate

Passion for delivering great work

Ability to write reusable code

Advantageous:

Responsive layouts, and coding for various devices ie modern web design best practises

Experience in building Cordova / Phonegap mobile apps

Experience working with the Smarty templating engine

Experience working with build tools such as Gulp / Grunt

PHP, MySQL

Basic knowledge of version control

Experience working with internationalisation

 

Responsibilities:

Creating interfaces for in-browser applications

Coding new designs and updating, standardising and re-factoring existing parts of our sites/apps

Contributing to the continual improvement of our design and development process

Collaborating with product development, design, back-end developers and project management

 

Job Level

Skilled

Salary Range

Negotiable