Junior/Graduate Web Developer

Location: Birmingham

We are looking for a talented Junior/Graduate Web Developer to join our team. You will work in a very busy Digbeth-based, full service creative agency across a huge range of different projects.

You should be a passionate, enthusiastic individual looking for their first or second developer role in an agency. You will be willing to learn, be highly motivated and ready to take on whatever is thrown your way. We need someone confident in their own ability, is a natural problem-solver and is able to use their own initiative to find a solution.

Please provide examples/supporting documentation. This could be in the form of links to sites built and/or GitHub/Bitbucket repositories.

Job Responsibilities

  • Developing, designing, optimising, testing and maintaining websites from designs using HTML, WordPress or BigCommerce
  • Working closely with project managers and the rest of the development team to build beautiful, responsive websites
  • Debugging issues and generating solutions from a logical standpoint

Essential Skills

  • Solid understanding of UX
  • Experience of HTML and CSS with a basic understanding of Javascript
  • Able to build responsively
  • Confident and a natural problem-solver
  • Can work independently and as part of a team

Desired Skills

  • PHP or WordPress experience a plus

Benefits

  • Workplace pensions
  • Flexible working
  • 20 days holiday a year rising one a year to a max of 25
  • Free office snacks!
  • After 5 years with 5874, we reward people with a 4 week paid sabbatical to be used during that calendar year!