Agile Pixel, a busy web development agency with international clients, is looking to hire a full-time talented frontend developer to help us build beautiful, interactive websites and applications, giving our client an engaging web experiences.

About Us:

We’re a team of four developers in the UK and US. Our clients include local florists, well-known musicians, international charities and online gaming companies. We build a wide range of websites from simple CMS sites to complex web applications. We’ve got a tonne of work to do and we’re ready to grow our team. Our stack includes PHP, MySQL, Javascript, SCSS, WordPress, Craft CMS, ExpressionEngine, Laravel, Magento, Shopify and more.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Understand and help us improve our processes
  • Write clean, well-designed code
  • Produce detailed specifications and checklists
  • Troubleshoot, test and maintain the core product software
  • Understand data structure concepts to ensure strong optimization and functionality
  • Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle
  • Develop and deploy new features to facilitate related procedures and tools

Compensation and Benefits:

  • £25,000 per annum
  • 28 days’ paid annual leave
  • Work from home or work from shared office space

About You:

You’re excited to tackle problems and willing to ask questions. You write clean code and want to make the web a better place. You’re looking to build real-world experience and develop your coding skills at a company where you can learn and grow. You’ll share your opinion and learn from the team. You are located within 2 time zones of the UK (GMT+/-2 hours).

You absolutely have these skills:

  • Expert knowledge of HTML5, CSS, SCSS, Javascript, and W3C compliance
  • Working knowledge of WordPress, PHP and MySQL
  • Knowledge of advanced CSS using a preprocessor (we use SCSS & Gulp)
  • Knowledge of what makes a great user experience and empathy that there's a person on the other side of the screen using what we build
  • Personable, friendly and amenable approach
  • Enjoy talking to other humans
  • Desire and willingness to take initiative
  • Self-directed and capable of working in a fast-paced environment
  • Comfortable working on multiple projects and deadlines at once
  • Ability to receive and provide constructive feedback positively
  • Passion for best design and coding practices
  • Write valid and well structured code across all languages you know
  • Understanding of cross-browser / platform compatibility issues
  • Experience integrating server-side code to produce dynamic pages
  • Passionate about emerging web technologies
  • Previous experience working on integrated projects with design and marketing teams
  • Ability to convey digital solutions to various internal and external audiences
  • Experience working with Git version control

You might have these skills:

  • Knowledge of HTML email design and build
  • Experience integrating third-party APIs
  • Experienced in AJAX techniques
  • Experience working with with ExpressionEngine, Craft, Magento, Prestashop and Shopify
  • Experience in digital marketing
  • Experience in automated testing and continuous integration
  • Good understanding of accessibility
  • Experience working in a client facing role

Next Steps:

Contact us by sending a well-written email to hello@agilepixel.io. We want to know about you and your work, so samples are very much appreciated. Tell us all about your front-end experience and WordPress experience. If you contributed to a group project, what did you make? How did you learn how to code? What’s your stack? Which of your talents will add the most to our company? Where are you located? What’s your current employment status and when could you start?

Once you’ve applied, our team will review your application and send you a few exercises to assess your knowledge and determine if you’ll make it to the interview stage.