Do you have UI Development experience and are looking to apply that knowledge and grow with a supporting, tech forward team of like minded people? Do you want to share your passion and ideas in a forum that will listen where you can be instrumental in the success of the company?
Since 1999, Fasthosts has been designing new ways to give customers everything they need to manage and control their online space and we’ve become one of the leading internet technology businesses in the UK. We’re a team of tech-focus innovators, offering the latest innovations across our range of services including domain names, shared web hosting, business-class email, dedicated & virtual servers, cloud hosting, secure online storage, and online backup.
We are now looking for a frontend web developer to join our fantastic UI team. Our UI team members are passionate about and skilled in what they do. They develop and maintain world-class websites and user interfaces while taking pride in their work and making a real impact to the company.
We’ve come a long way since we first started in 1999 and we’re always on the lookout for more talent to join our ranks.
So what’s the job?
In this role, you will work closely with our development and marketing teams as well as project managers and product owners throughout the business to enable you to maintain our Sales Website.
Fasthosts is a technology company with extremely strong and broad technology competencies and our Development teams are made up of great people! When you work with us, you will work with a friendly, supportive, and highly knowledgeable group of people with experience across a variety of stacks, with people who embody a Tech forward mentality, and you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of interesting and progressive projects.
What will you get up to?
- Taking user interface and webpage designs and converting them into functional working builds
- Ensuring relevant modern standards are used
- Conducting your own developer testing of builds to make sure they look and behave as designed
- Building responsive emails
What about the team?
Our team operates in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Everyone takes ownership of their individual work and learning, while benefitting from a great team spirit where everyone works together to support, collaborate and learn. How do we do this?... We have daily standups (video or in office), regular chats to support and collaborate, and importantly a leadership team that identifies the value in what each individual employee so not only can you extend your skillset, but you can do so in a nurturing and sociable atmosphere. In our development teams, you will never feel isolated – help will always be available.
Out of hours we have various clubs, from fitness to board games. Many of our members take part in lunch-time fitness activities, and our gamers often run LAN parties.
Working with us is a great opportunity to join a technology-led company – a chance to learn from some of the best in the industry.
What experience do you need under your belt?
You will be a problem solver, someone who wants to work as a valued team member and be an active participant in the success of our organisation.
- An excellent aesthetic and user-focused mindset with an eye for detail
- A passion for front-end development with a focus on performance and standards
- Your own opinions and ideas about front-end development and will share those ideas with your peers
- A good awareness of industry trends that will help the team continually improve
- A good understanding of usability and UX principles
- Experience of Responsive design and build
The rest of this we can teach you, but if you have this experience already then you can develop it even further!
- Experience with Vue, React or Angular
- Adobe software suite
- UI and UX design
- Modern source control
But what about you?
It’s as much about you as it is about us. We welcome anyone who pushes themselves and wants to be challenged every day. We value what each person brings to the table, from amazing ideas to great work attitudes. That’s why it’s only fair that we give as much as we receive. We offer loads of benefits to support your health (both physical and mental) and your work/life balance. We also encourage individual growth with tailored development plans.
More benefits include (but are by no means limited to):
- 27 days annual leave + bank holidays
- Hybrid working policy
- Contributory pension scheme
- Private healthcare and Life assurance
- Employee assistance programmes
- Cycle to work scheme
- Free parking close to our offices in a vibrant city centre location
- Free soft drinks, fruit and excellent coffee available in our multiple break rooms.
And of course the fun stuff! When you spend so much time with your colleagues we want to make sure you have the benefit of social events, summer and Christmas parties, fitness groups, running teams and so much more.
So, like the sound of working at Fasthosts? We don’t blame you, we think it’s pretty great too! Send us your application and if we think you might fit the bill a member of our recruitment team will be in touch for an initial call to talk about what to expect next.
We can’t wait to hear from you!
As an equal opportunities employer, Fasthosts is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective employees and does not condone discrimination on the basis of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, gender identity, or marriage and civil partnership.
We aspire to have a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage suitably qualified applicants from a wide range of backgrounds to apply and join Fasthosts.