JOB TITLE: Web Developer (XHTML, CSS, Javascript)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Manchester
Job Reference : 6650 Job Category : IT
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 30/04/2010
 
Salary & Benefits : £25000 - £32000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Experienced web developer required with expert level knowledge of cross browser client side technologies - XHTML, CSS, Javascript, AJAX, DOM, to work for this expanding social networking / gaming company.


Job Description

Experienced web developer required with expert level knowledge of cross browser client side technologies - XHTML, CSS, Javascript, AJAX, DOM, to work for this expanding social networking / gaming company.

Well placed for the train station in Wilmslow, this company is easily accessible for the train from Central Manchester and has ample car parking to drive from elsewhere.

The role is working within a new team that is a spin off from an award winning company and as such, the position involves every element of day to day web production, programming and production management. Function of the position will include, but is not solely limited to:

* Building standards-compliant HTML
* Designing, building and maintaining server-side and facebook applications.


CORE / IDEAL SKILLS:
* Expert knowledge of cross browser client side technologies - XHTML, CSS, Javascript, AJAX, DOM.
* Knowledge and experience of W3C and accessibility coding standards
* Preferably some hands on with PHP
* Comprehension of facebook platform/connect
* Knowledge of relational databases principally MySQL
* Understanding of OO design and development especially MVC, Zend MVC preferred
* Confidently write, test and debug critical and secure code

DESIRABLE BONUS ATTRIBUTES
* Computer or design related degree
* Building secure web services
* Server admin/configuration especially Apache, AWS, EC2
* Practical knowledge of the Zend framework
* Expertise with jQuery
* Knowledge of Flash/Flex and OO Actionscript
* Hands on graphics manipulation knowledge e.g. Photoshop
* Knowledge of payment gateways
* Able to confidently and professionally write specifications
* Other production skills, e.g. subversion
* Knowledge of ad server technology, preferably OpenX

OTHER
* Being able to multi-task, prioritise and work to deadline under pressure
* Ability to fit in and work as part of a small team
* Keenness to learn and try new technological disciplines
* Ability to switch seamlessly between programming languages.

This position offers the chance to join an expanding team, surrounded by some of the leading figures in their particular field.

Working week Monday to Friday.

Bluefire Consulting is an employment business acting on behalf of a client company.


Job Keywords

CSS, XHTML, Javascript, AJAX, W3C



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in IT recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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