Frontend Developer (RL11494) York, England

Salary: GBP35000 - GBP40000 per annum

Castle Technology Division are looking for a frontend developer to join a busy development team to work and a number of large projects. The ideal candidate we have at least 4 years experience in a commercial environment and have a real passion for development. This is a lead development role where you will have the opportunity to support and guide the other developer in the team. 

Roles and responsibilities 

- Converting designs from the marketing team and turning their ideas into web pages and applications 

- Ensuring all assets and code is optimised for all devises 

- Resolving and defects and bugs that are reported 

- Monitoring and reviewing application performance

- Estimating and planning with the team getting ready for implementation 

- Developing functional tests

- Creating prototypes to ensure that the web pages/ applications are functioning correctly before going live

- Reviewing other team member's code

- Have the ability to support and lead member of the team 

- Working closely with the marketing team to ensure all marketing goals are achieved 


Skills and Experience 

- Ideally at least 4 years commercial experience in the development world

- Strong understanding of HTML5 and CSS3

- Knowledge of JavaScript and JavaScript design 

- Experience with automating testing 

- A good understanding of performance optimisation 

- Understanding of common UX/UI design patterns and standard conventions 

- Experience with version control systems

- Experience with AngularJS, Ember, Backbone or other JavaScript frameworks 

- A talents candidate that has a real desire for creating code

-Beneficial to have experience with creative suite products such a Photoshop or Indesign 


As a developer ideally you will have a portfolio as well as a CV 


The company offers many excellent benefits, including general holiday allowance, on site gym, flex time working, staff discount scheme and many more. However they do not currently offer remote working.