Equimedia are offering an exciting opportunity for a UX developer to join our growing website design, build and optimisation team. You will have around 3 year’s experience working in a design, development and UX focused role, have a passion for best in class code, design and UX, and be able to showcase some of your best work designing and building open-source websites that deliver a conversion uplift and are easy for clients to use.
Based in Swindon, Wiltshire.
o Multi-disciplinary role across UI design, web development and conversion
o Build new websites working collaboratively with a team of web designers and back-end developers
o Supporting retained web development clients with BAU changes
o Develop high quality code and libraries
o Version control and deployment procedure adherence
o Creating new wireframes and prototypes
o Design technically feasible web pages based on wireframes/prototypes
o Review user feedback data (i.e. heatmaps), draw insights and feed into UI/UX design
o Attend client calls, meetings and workshops to present and discuss ideas
o Design and build of HTML5 banners for display advertising
o Design and setup of new experiments in A/B testing tools (i.e. VWO)
o Keeping up to date with latest industry trends and best practices
o To work and keep to tight deadlines
Required Skills & Experience
o Experience in an agency environment as part of a web development team
o Excellent PHP, HTML, CSS, JS, jQuery, HTML5 skills
o Experience developing open-source websites in either WordPress or Drupal (both is ideal)
o Proficient understanding of version control, i.e. Git
o Excellent knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, XD)
o Experience working in both waterfall and agile environments
o Experience working within central workflow management processes i.e. Trello, Basecamp
o Creative skills essential, with the ability to design website experiences to UX best practice
o The ability to create interactive wireframes, i.e. Axure, Adobe XD
o Ability to design and setup new A/B/n test variants
o Excellent interpersonal skills to interact confidently with internal staff and clients
o The ability to perform well in a fast-paced environment
o Attention to detail
‘Nice to have’ Skills
o Experience in Drupal 8
o Familiarity with Angular, React, Laravel, Node and Bootstrap (or the desire to learn these)
o Experience working in A/B and MVT testing tools (ideally VWO but not-essential)
o An understanding of the benefits of a structured CRO approach, principles and methodologies
o Experiment developing eCommerce sites, i.e. WooCommerce, Shopify
What to expect?
o The opportunity to work on varied projects and clients
o To work across departments as part of a full-service web agency team, i.e. SEO, analytics
o To work hard with a good-humored team!
Please send us your c.v. (resume) and a covering letter explaining why you'd be perfect for this role.