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Front End Web Developer

IT – Software Development
Cape Town – Western Cape

ENVIRONMENT:
A leading search platform serving both local and international clients, seeks the coding expertise of a Front End Web Developer to join its team building cutting-edge websites, backend systems and mobile applications. You will require 3 or more year’s Web Development experience including working in an Agile team. Your tech toolset should include HTML5, CSS3, LESS, SASS, JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX, Git/SVN & SEO. You will also need experience with image authoring, understand cross-browser compatibility and have Responsive Web Development skills. If you’re all about software development, performance, scale and user experience then APPLY NOW!
 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • 3 or more years’ experience in Web Development.
  • Experience working in an Agile team.
  • South African Citizenship.
 
Expertise –
  • Web markup, including HTML5, CSS3.
  • Server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS.
  • Client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery.
  • Asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX.
  • Image authoring, to be able to perform adjustments on an images.
  • Understand cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
  • Familiarity with code versioning tools, such as Git/SVN.
  • Understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.
  • Responsive web development skills.
 
Advantageous –
  • Knowledge of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks, such as AngularJS, KnockoutJS, React etc.
  • Adobe Photoshop, Gimp and/or Illustrator. 
  • Sketch/Invision.