The Pond

Front End Developer | Auckland | $90k - $100k

The Pond

Creative and IT

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Applications Close - End of Day: 01-06-2018

$90k - $100k

New Zealand

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Our client, a fast-growing global travel & tourism company based in Auckland is looking to hire a Senior Front End Developer to join their growing Digital Team!

Do you know or have a passion for the tourism sector? Are you looking to leave agency and move client-side? Or are you simply looking to step up into an exciting new opportunity?

It is important this person has an eye for design and an understanding of UI and UX, however building slick Front End interfaces is the priority! Day to day activities include working across a multitude of websites, writing clean and well-documented code, taking briefs from the Senior client services team and keeping up to date with the latest industry innovations and trends. The team culture is fun and inspiring and you will be a key player.

Love getting fast-paced results? Have a desire to grow? Passionate about tourism? This could be your next big step - apply now! 


Required Experience:

  • 5 years + experience
  • Front End experience – HTML5, CSS3
  • Experience with Sass, Javascript/CSS Frameworks (jQuery, Bootstrap, Foundation, Modernizr etc)


Required Skills:

  • Experience with single page applications (react, Angular, Bue etc)
  • Understanding of UX/UI processes and methodologies 

  • Good understanding of web mark up and HTML semantics
  • Develop new user-facing templates 
  • Build re-usable code & components for future use
  • Optimise websites for maximum speed & scalability
  • Web responsive development 


Desired Skills:

  • Reviewing and helping to improve UI and UX design
  • Bonus – experience in Digital Design
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly organized, ability to multi-task
  • High attention to detail
  • Module blunders and task runners (Gulp, Webpack, Grunt)
  • Git
  • Automation testing
  • Backend background (bonus in PHP)
  • CMS (Wordpress, Silverstripe..)


Required Qualifications:

  • Relevant Tertiary education preferred


Personality & Culture Fit:

  • Positive attitude
  • Confident
  • Driven
  • Proactive 
  • Team player


Key Benefits:

  • Great Ellerslie location 
  • Fun team culture


Let Will and The Pond agents help you realise your market value and future career potential. Apply today, or get in touch for more information.


Please only apply if you have a valid NZ work visa.

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