Frontend Developer - Sweden
Posted on Feb 7, 2020 by IT Human Resources
A customer, a leading fashion retailer based in Stockholm, Sweden are currently looking for a Front End developer to join the team on a 6 month renewable contract.
We are now looking for an experienced Front End web developer who will be part of implementing the Front End (responsive HTML5/CSS/JS) across our global E-commerce platform.
The position requires good knowledge of modern Front End development for different touchpoints (currently mobile, tablet, desktop). We are looking for someone curious with many ideas and lots of experience from working effectively with modern websites. We value agile development and continuous improvement but do not blindly follow one specific agile process, and are part of a larger, waterfall based, project.
The position is full time, based in Stockholm City.
Implement the design from UX and UI using good coding standards
Develop new user-facing features
Build reusable code and libraries for future use
Ensure the technical feasibility of UX/UI designs
Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to Back End
Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
Stand for implementation expertise (HTML/CSS/JS) when we discuss sketches and prototypes.
Solid skills in proper HTML5 semantics. This is very important.
Solid skills in accessibility and SEO friendly markup
Solid skills in ensuring cross browser compatibility and browser performance
Very good understanding of web design
Very good understanding of responsive design
Experience in developing large scalable web sites
Experience with SASS/LESS and Ruby
Experience with Middleman preferred
Experience with React preferred
Experience with Node.js, Gulp, Stylus, Jade, Express preferred
Experience with IDEs such as IntelliJ IDEA, Sublime text, or similar
Experience in prototyping in HTML or other tools like Axure etc
Can understand and follow Mobile First and Progressive Enhancement principles
Experience of version control systems such as Subversion and GIT
Fluent in English, written and spoken
Nice to have:
Retail/E-commerce experience is a plus
CQ5/Hybris knowledge is a plus
DevOps experience is a plus
Knowledge of iOS/Android development is a plus
We also prefer if the person has experience from:
o Automated Test such as Karma, Selenium, Cucumber or similar
o Continuous delivery
o Scrum, XP or other agile methods
o User stories
CSS processors like LESS,SASS or Stylus
IntelliJ or Sublime
Git, Subversion or other version control systems
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