Front End Digital Engineer
We are experts in digital; providing strategic direction, user centred design and robust engineering to enterprise clients.
Our passion for delivering quality at every stage of this process sets us apart from the competition and makes Sputnik a great place to work. This commitment to quality ensures we have happy clients and a happy team that have the freedom to explore and innovative; pushing the limit of their expertise while leaving no technical debt behind them.
The reason we can work for large corporate clients such as Swinton Insurance, BPP University, Visit Scotland and Acino Pharma is down to the shared values and complementary skills of our team. We treat each other and our clients with professionalism and integrity respecting each other’s abilities and expertise and providing support to team members where it is needed.
30 paid holidays including bank holidays
Monthly team lunches
Cycle to work scheme
Annual training / conference attendance budget
It will bug you when pixels are out of place
You’ll be happy to support ie9, or ie8 on request as well as the latest devices
You’ll make sites look beautiful at all viewport sizes, not just at break points
You’re commercially aware of how long jobs should take, and work to deadlines
Maintain source code in source control system with adequate documentation
Accurately log your hours in timekeeping software
Adopt our Quality Assurance processes to check your own code, as well as that of colleagues
Be proactive in self-learning, sharing techniques with the team, and be willing to assist in solving issues outside your core work
Work with the wider team to assist in all areas of the business, including pitches, tenders and strategy.
Communicate professionally and respectfully with clients and colleagues
Work efficiently to meet deadlines, and to a professional standard
Represent Sputnik as a professional and skilled agency
Create cross browser, responsive templates
Understanding of UX and UI across desktop and mobile devices
Strong organisation skills and self discipline
Eye for detail
Back-end development skills such as PHP and/or Node JS
Experience with databases (Relational and/or NoSQL)
Knowledge of front end frameworks such as React / Angular / Ionic
Experience of mobile app development using framework such as Cordova
Strong communication skills
Understanding of design principles including grid layouts, typography, use of colour, use of white space
Please send your CV and examples of challenging projects from your portfolio explaining how you found solutions to them to [email protected]