Immediate Start - £300-400 / day
3-6 month contract, renewed on a monthly basis
We’re seeking an experienced contract / freelance Front End Web Developer to join our tight-knit agency team, and help us produce high quality, conversion and UX optimised websites for our varied range of interesting clients.
You’ll be part of our remote cross-functional agency team that includes designers, copywriters and data analysts, and will be responsible for modern, best practice front end development.
Our agency is a small but mighty web design and conversion optimisation studio. Rather than mindlessly churning out code, we work on a consultative, proactive basis, which our clients really value. We’ve been careful to pick clients who appreciate the quality of our work, and our friendly, professional insights.
While we don’t expect you to be a fully fledged designer, you must be up to speed with UX principles and have a keen eye for good design
Contribute solutions to client briefs
Build website front ends based on both your UX and design ability and in collaboration with visual designs/wireframes
Develop well-functioning websites, with a focus on page speed optimisation and cross-browser/device compatibility
Set up CMS packages including easy to use and flexible content model design
Integrate your front end template code into CMS packages
Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade/maintain your code
Set up and use effective build scripts, tooling and CI/CD
Create technical documentation, client-facing briefs for approval, and accurate effort estimates for prospective projects
Deliver projects within budget and on-time
Add creative flair to front end templates, over and above any static designs that may be available
Run User Testing on prototypes and live pages
Proven experience as a Front End Web Developer delivering the responsibilities as outlined
CMS and cloud platform experience, ideally including Craft CMS and Shopify
Familiarity with common stacks and effective development patterns
Experience with modern front-end frameworks such as Tailwind, Laravel Mix, Webpack, Vue.js, React, Alpine, jQuery, Sass, Typescript
Able to extract designs from design tools such as Sketch and Figma
Confident creating template prototypes using Invision or other prototyping tools
UX skills and a good eye for design
Excellent communication and teamwork skills
Organisational skills and time management to meet deadlines
An analytical mind
Degree level education or equivalent experience with references
Ability to work remotely effectively
We are looking to speak with candidates now with a view to start immediately.
At this stage we are not looking for recruitment agents or outsourcing firms.
Please apply using the button below, along with your portfolio and covering letter.Apply now
Whilst working at Hallway Studios, I have massively expanded my skills, not only in development but in life!”