We're looking for someone who respects web standards whilst creating clean, scalable and performant code.
Switch is a leading Australian digital agency, delivering beautifully crafted and award-winning digital solutions for clients such as HIA, Coates Hire, Cancer Council, Yamaha, Accor, The Wiggles, and Teachers Mutual Bank.
We need a mid level front-end developer to work with us on a range of new and existing projects. You will be pivotal in maintaining our reputation as a company which focuses on delivering excellent customer service and award-winning solutions.
You will collaborate with our Project Managers, Designers and Developers to develop scalable solutions from concept through to production in our office just a short walk from Wynyard station.
This role provides a great deal of freedom and is supported by our existing design & development team who are super talented at what they do.
Working in a dynamic business you will have the chance to have input on the full SDLC. From visual design, UI and interaction design to performance, analytics and SEO. You will have every opportunity to grow into an experienced all-rounder who can think at all levels of the web and mobile experience.
Exciting challenges, excellent rewards and a fantastic office with awesome career opportunities await the right person.
A successful front-end developer at Switch should take pride in their work, have a positive attitude and show that you can not only work independently but also as a part of a team. You’ll be a self-starter who can prioritise and manage your workload.
Above all, your focus on quality is complemented by a passion for continuous improvement and a customer-first philosophy.
Your main duties & responsibilities are:
University Degree or TAFE level equivalent in a programming related field is desirable but not necessary. We value common sense as highly as any degree, so don’t be afraid of having a go.
3+ years full-time experience as a front-end developer in a commercial environment; successfully implementing web development projects in complex, fast-moving environments, preferably for a digital agency.
You have delivered and contributed to several projects that are at a similar scale to, or greater than our current portfolio of work.
It is expected that you will have an online portfolio showcasing deliverables and outcomes of previous projects. Your portfolio should contain links to live websites and details of your role and contributions to each project. If an online portfolio is not available, you must address this in your application to be considered.
The successful applicant will need to have the following skills and capabilities:
Not absolutely essential, but it would be great if you had knowledge or exposure to:
Even if you’re not an expert at everything listed above, you should be interested in expanding your skills, learning from your peers and from your own practice. You listen to feedback, you pursue improvement and you give yourself room to feel satisfied with what you’ve accomplished.
This is a wonderful role for a unique individual that’s committed to the delivery of top notch projects. Attention to detail is absolutely essential as is taking care of our excellent customers.
Remuneration is at market rate, reflective of your skills and experience.
This role is full time and is located in our Sydney CBD office.
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Applications are open to Australian residents only. Recruiters please do not contact us in relation to this role. All applications are treated as highly confidential.