Mid Weight Web Designer / Front -end Developer

Who are we? 

Wots the Big Idea (WTBI) are a small dynamic digital agency that provides focused strategic insight, immersive user experiences through strategy, design & development.

We come from a variety of backgrounds and experiences proving to be a perfect mix; of passionate, clever, creative individuals who pride ourselves on delivering integrated marketing solutions for our clients. We are currently looking to recruit a Mid-Weight Web Designer / Front-end Developer. With-in this role you would be required to work on both design creation and front-end development tasks. It would be likely that you would be working on the complete offering stack the company produces including brand focused e-commerce and content managed brand experiential’s.

Strong communication skills are essential as is a genuine desire to create the highest quality builds. Being a team player is must as is a willingness to mentor other team members and to be client facing where required.

As the Web Designer / Front-end Developer you’ll be able to demonstrate:

  • Commercial web design and developer experience
  • HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, PHP and MySQL (LEMP stack)
  • WordPress
  • A modern design/development toolkit
    • Adobe XD – for web design
    • OmniGraffle – User Journeys, Site maps and UX
    • Photoshop – to handle graphic creation
  • GIT as source control (or similar)
  • Understanding of task runners such as Gulp

As the Web Designer / Front-end Developer your responsibilities:

  • Front and Back End development across all projects within the studio
  • Design in a responsive framework – Twitter Bootstrap or similar.
  • Look at ways to improve the visitor journey from a technical and creative perspective
  • Ensure high front-end performance
  • Work towards a high-standard look and feel of the website as a whole
  • Work closely with the wider Team to develop the best possible solutions
  • Input into the on-going improvement of processes and development approaches

As the Web Designer / Front-end Developer alongside a competitive salary the company offer:

  • A dress down environment
  • Friendly, inclusive working environment
  • A modern development toolkit
  • Flexible working pattern around core hours of 9am – 5pm
  • Company pension
  • Free office snacks, tea and coffee
  • A social calendar if you want to take part and join some of the other team members down the pub

Salary: Up to £32000 dependant on experience
Location: Corby, Northamptonshire.