Creative Front-end Developer – Upwork

We’re looking for a creative Front-end Developer to support our growing design and development studio across a number of projects. We’re a small team that aims to create beautiful brands and easy-to-manage websites for a variety of clients.

We’re open to either freelance or full-time.

### What will you be doing?

– Creating beautifully crafted websites, mostly using WordPress, for a variety of national and international brands
– Collaborating with both designers and developers – translating design files into responsive, mobile-first, cross-browser compatible websites
– Working to deadlines, you will take responsibility for delivering high-quality projects, collaborating with other team members

### What skills and experience do you need?

– Semantic HTML, CSS and efficient JavaScript
– Experience with WordPress, specifically Gutenberg + Advanced Custom Fields
– Modern CSS, ie custom properties – we’ve recently enjoyed using [open-props](
– Animation framework ie. [GSAP]( for subtle UI enhancements
– Strong design sense — know what looks good
– Entrepreneurial — you’re always thinking of ways to improve things and then taking responsibility for delivering them
– Collaborative — you’re independent but also know how to work with others to get the best outcomes
– Communication — excellent written and oral communication skills
– Good awareness of A11y, SEO, site performance and design best practices

### Bonus

– [Roots]( – especially familiarity with [Sage]( theme development
– We use [ACF Blocks]( via [ACF Composer]( extensively but are interested in transitioning to native Gutenberg as it becomes more stable, so experience with native Gutenberg / ACF Composer is highly valued
– Value data + privacy — good understanding of the importance and value of data and awareness of security/privacy considerations
– Experience using Trello, GitHub and Slack
– Experience with WooCommerce and Payment Gateways
– Familiar with Agile/Kanban development processes
– Tidy code (we use linters + auto-formatting so less manual intervention is needed these days)
– Version control — we use GitHub

Hourly Range: $50.00-$80.00

Posted On: April 19, 2022 11:09 UTC
Category: Front-End Development
Skills:HTML, CSS, WordPress, JavaScript, GSAP, Web Development

Country: United Kingdom

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