• Position

    Senior Web Developer

  • Location

    Peterborough

  • Contact

    tim.hopma@zazzlemedia.co.uk

  • Contract

    Full Time

  • Salary

    Competitive / DOE

  • Start Date

    ASAP

Background Why work at Zazzle Media?

 

We’re an award winning full-service digital agency searching for a talented frontend developer with a strong portfolio to join our rapidly expanding team. Not only are we rated one of the best places to work in the UK, we also get to work with some incredible brands including Adobe, Hertz, LG, Admiral, Superdry, TravelRepublic and many others.

Based in the Market Deeping, just outside of Peterborough, we’re an agency known to consistently deliver outstanding results for our clients. We take pride in our craft but also love nothing more than rewarding our employees that make our company a truly awesome place to work.

Role Summary Tell me about the job?

 

As a frontend developer within the design & development team, you’ll be involved in a variety of projects ranging from creative digital campaigns to website development. Reporting to the Head of Design & Development, we’re looking for a bright spark to join our talented team and help us deliver award-winning development projects for our clients.

As a key member of the team, you’ll be expected to share your technical expertise with other team members while also helping to scope future projects. We’ll be relying on your experience to help interpret client briefs and deliver technical specifications while helping provide accurate timescales.

If you’re the type of person who wants to push the boundaries and loves to think of new ways to create outstanding experiences and amazing digital content across all devices, this is the job for you.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Working closely within the team to identify project scope
  • Consistently hit deadlines while maintaining your high standards
  • Identify emerging development trends to implement where possible
  • Collaborate with designers to merge practicality with functionality
  • Maintain, improve and evolve the existing Zazzle Media website
  • Research new development frameworks to keep us ahead of the game
  • Communicate and work closely with other teams within Zazzle Media
  • Work and collaborate with the wider team based in Leeds
Key Attributes Our ideal candidate...

What will you need?

 

  • A determination for innovation with enthusiasm and initiative
  • A keen interest in the latest industry trends and frameworks
  • Advanced knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript/jQuery, PHP, and Sass/LESS
  • Solid understanding of task automation (eg. Grunt, Gulp)
  • Advanced experience of media queries and responsive design
  • Solid experience developing with the WordPress platform
  • Adept with version control services (eg. GitHub, Bitbucket)
  • A strong portfolio showcasing your development experience
  • A degree in a related subject is nice but certainly not a requirement

But wait, what’s in it for you?

 

  • Annual training budget dictated by you
  • Flexible working hours (around core hours)
  • Free BUPA healthcare coverage
  • Personal development plans and quarterly reviews
  • Stay with us for a while and earn extra holidays
  • Buy, sell or carry over your annual leave
  • Company pension scheme
  • Childcare vouchers and baby bonus
  • Cycle2Work scheme
  • Staff referral scheme (earn up to £1000)
  • Table tennis and massage chair
  • Monthly beer Friday (free drinks!)
  • Weekly in-office massages
  • Quarterly team building events
  • Summer & winter company events
  • Employee discounts (gym, restaurants, bars, etc)