Front End Developer - JHB

Front End Developer

Location: Craighall Park, Johannesburg
Salary: Market Related / Negotiable

About the Role:
Opportunity available at a Marketing Agency based in Craighall Park for a Front End Developer to build the ‘client-side’ of web applications. You should be able to translate needs into functional and appealing interactive applications and be able to create a functional and attractive digital environment, ensuring great user experience.

Proven work experience as a Front End Developer.
Experience with HTML & CSS
Proficient in JS (ReactJS, VueJS)
Knowledge of Codeigniter & Laraval is an advantage.
Knowledge of WordPress is an advantage
Experience with PHP
Knowledge of SEO principles.
Hands on experience with markup languages.
Familiarity with browser testing and debugging.
In-depth understanding of the entire web development process
Understanding of layout aesthetics.
Familiarity with software like Adobe Suite, Photoshop and content management systems.

Use markup languages like HTML to create user-friendly web pages.
Maintain and improve website.
Optimize applications for maximum speed.
Design mobile-based features.
Collaborate with back-end developers and web designers to improve usability.
Get feedback from, and build solutions for, users and customers.
Write functional requirement documents and guides.
Create quality mock-ups and prototypes.
Help back-end developers with coding and troubleshooting.
Ensure high quality graphic standards and brand consistency.
Stay up to date with emerging technologies.