Front End Developer

Key info:

Department: Development

Location: Stockton-on-Tees

Salary: £18,000 - £25,000 dependent on experience + Visualsoft benefits package

Closing Date: 15/03/2019


We are on the lookout for a highly motivated and creative web specialist to join our Front End Development Projects Team. As part of the team, you will be responsible for adding new and exciting front end functionality to our current client base, which consists of over 1000 eCommerce websites. The work we do in the Projects team is extremely varied and as a result, leaves a lot of room for personal development and autonomy. The work offers a number of different challenges on a daily basis so being able to use your own initiative and having a willingness to learn is crucial. You’ll be responsible for delivering high quality web projects and work amongst a team of talented developers and marketers. You’ll work with exciting brands, with a particular focus on retailers, and play a leading role in their growth.

Sound like your cup of tea? Discover more here and apply today…

What you'll be doing

  • Build and develop websites using the Visualsoft platform, keeping to project specifications and deadlines
  • Develop, test, deploy and maintain valid HTML and CSS mark-up
  • Use, maintain and create in-house documentation to integrate a wide variety of features and functionality
  • Learn other relevant languages and/or frameworks where required

What we need to see

The Visualsoft team is the perfect combination if you ask us. Team members are talented, ambitious, motivated, expert and a whole lot of fun, and we want someone who can join the team and be part of our fantastic culture.

There are also a few prerequisites of this particular role:

  • Higher level education in a relevant field or equivalent practical experience
  • Excellent knowledge of HTML5 and CSS3 with over 2 years’ commercial experience
  • Knowledge of and ability to manipulate jQuery, PHP and MySQL to your advantage is desirable
  • Needless to say, a high attention to detail is required for this type of role at Visualsoft.

An analytical mindset: You’ll have strong problem solving skills and be adept in quickly analysing a situation in order to quickly get to the right conclusions and act upon them. Needless to say, a high attention to detail is preferred for this type of role at Visualsoft.

Communication: We’re an award-winning eCommerce and digital business, so good communication is our thing. We want someone who can articulate information consistently and professionally to clients, and work effectively with other departments in the business to achieve mutual goals.

Positive attitude: You don’t think the word impossible exists. You constantly strive to go one better and you’ll have a willingness to learn, develop and help others do the same. You’re ambitious and want to build a rewarding career at a leading agency.

Organised: Do we really need to say this? We believe any Front End Dev worth their salt will understand the demands and level of plate spinning required to ensure projects run efficiently and smoothly, on time and on budget. You’ll be able to work to and continually meet deadlines – often tight ones – and be flexible in your approach to duties.

What we've got to offer

We offer a competitive salary, a great working environment, and outstanding benefits including

  • Competitive basic salary
  • Unlimited holiday
  • Fully flexible working
  • Free breakfast, fruit & protein shakes
  • Discounts across our brands
  • Regular team social events
  • Training & development

So if you think you’ve got what it takes to join one of the UK’s leading eCommerce providers, we’d love to hear from you.

How to apply

Fill out the form and add your current CV and a cover letter. We think the cover letter is so important, so use it to give us your best elevator pitch! Share your expertise and experience and tell us why you’re the perfect fit for our team!

We regret that, due to high competition for roles at Visualsoft, we are only able to contact successful candidates. If you don’t hear from a member of our team within 28 working days of submission, you have not been successful on this occasion.