Front-end Developer

Dubai

Crowd is a global, award-winning agency with 12 offices across 6 countries including United Arab Emirates, United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Netherlands and China. Specialising in creative communications and a clientele that ranges from government, professional services, F&B, travel, education and more, our Dubai studio is expanding and looking for a talented wizard to join the team.

You’ll be working as part of our global multicultural development team, delivering beautiful animated experiences on the web in an environment that delivers innovation and fosters leadership.

You should be actively engaged in wider industry activities and be able to demonstrate engagement with industry practice beyond the traditional Front End skill set.

This role is a good fit for those looking for more responsibility within production work and who can demonstrate proficiency with key aspects of Front End Development and WordPress (or another CMS).

Server-side experience is not a requirement but the right candidate will be ready to expand their knowledge. In your first 6 months in this role, you will be supported in learning modern WordPress development and basic infrastructure tasks with a view to becoming Full Stack with a specialism in Front End Development.

Job Title: Front-End Web Developer

Location: Dubai, UAE

Salary: Negotiable and based on skills and experience

Hours of work: 40 hrs per week

Please view our developer standards:
https://developers.thisiscrowd.com/

Key tasks:

  • The independent execution of production tasks
  • Delivery of small to medium projects to set deadlines
  • Simple client-facing communications
  • Engaging the team with ideas from the wider industry
  • Code deployments to development environments
  • Basic database administration tasks

Key Skills:

  • Minimum of 2 years relevant agency experience
  • Proficient in HTML5
  • Proficient in CSS3
  • Proficient in Jquery / Javascript
  • Experience with Git source control
  • Experience with CMS
  • Comfortable using third party JavaScript Libraries
  • Comfortable with modern Front End Tooling and Workflow
  • Working knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Working knowledge of vanilla JavaScript techniques

Bonus Skills:

  • Experience with CMS like wordpress
  • Experience with Timber/Twig or similar frameworks/templating languages
  • Experience with Angular or React
  • Comfortable with basic database administration tasks
  • Working knowledge of domain and hosting
  • Experience with GSAP or similar animation libraries

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