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Senior UI Developer

ABOUT RAWNET

Rawnet is a multi-award winning full service agency developing incredible products and services that redevelop markets and redefine industries. Our purposeful disruption reshapes businesses, making them more commercially successful and future proofing them for years to come. Our tight knit team are some of the best developers in the industry, developing cutting edge, experimental technology solutions in our bright and spacious office in Ascot High Street.

 

THE ROLE

Use in-depth insight and expert level of knowledge to code and test semantic, well structured and maintainable cross-browser, cross-platform user interfaces, adhering to the team’s current workflow and best practises, on time, on budget and to agreed specifications.

The Rawnet approach is all about dedication to using the latest tools, techniques and best practices to produce appropriate custom solutions to solve the exciting problems our clients come to us with. The team participates in regular code reviews to ensure everything delivered by the studio is the best quality, and with vast experience on offer, skill progression is like lightning. If you’re looking to work in a buzzing, successful environment, amongst peers with huge experience and a real passion for digital, this could be the opportunity for you.

 

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE

A self starter, problem solver and team player with the ability to adapt to and input into current workflows and best practices. Motivated by sharing experience and learning from others. Showing initiative to get things done as well as endeavouring to help others succeed. Eager to keep up to date with the latest developments in the ever changing discipline and the ability to research and recommend appropriate technical recommendations. Forward thinking, applying knowledge and insights to projects throughout their lifecycle. Commercially aware and able to offer solutions with budget and time restrictions in mind.

 

PERSON SPECIFICATION

Driven - You will be highly organised, self driven, proactive thinker with a passion for digital and ability to adapt.

Experimental - You will have the ability to solve complex problems in imaginative and creative ways.

In it together - You will be aligned to the company’s goals and objectives and be eager to learn from the experience on offer as well as being confident to propose change. You will show the initiative to get things done and being a team player you will endeavour to help others succeed.

Knowledgeable - You will have a passion and knowledge of new and emerging trends in the Digital space so you have a wealth of knowledge to help your clients. You will have an eye for detail and have the ability to take a holistic view of situations. A good ability to absorb information and translate that into an overall solution is essential.

Advisory - A consultative approach will be required to successfully prepare a solution that meets both the brief and fits within budget.

Managing up - You will let your peers know how you are progressing, if there are any issues during work and ask for reviews where you feel it is necessary.

Taking care - Quality assuring your own work for the best and most relevant solutions.

 

 

REQUIRED SKILLS: 5+ years agency experience. Commercial understanding. Expert knowledge of writing clean semantic HTML(5). Expert knowledge of writing well organised, maintainable CSS(3). Expert knowledge of writing well structured, modular and maintainable JavaScript(ES6) Proficiency with Photoshop. Expert knowledge of developing multi platform responsive solutions. Ability to debug and resolve cross-browser/platform issues.

DESIRED EXPERIENCE: Commercial experience with React JS. Experience with CSS preprocessors, ideally Sass. Experience working within a PHP environment. Trello or similar agile management tools. Experience with JSON API or similar RESTful API standards

 

LIFE AT RAWNET

This is the part of the page where we talk about pool tables, Playstations, free food. We should show photos of awkward beer swigging and cake sales, along with a bunch of other perks and gimmicks that are usually just props for a lack of real culture.

So while we have all that (we’re still an agency after all!), nobody works here because of superficial benefits. Yes we have working from home, flexible working, amazing staff parties and training budgets, but again, that’s not why people love being a part of Rawnet. 

The 4.9 score on Glassdoor helps.

But if we were to really think about it, ask around the studio, then it’s mainly down to being part of what we believe is the best digital team in the UK. Learning every day and playing a part in the continuous strive for personal and client success. No deadwood, no bumblers, no arrogant freelancers who don’t give a shit; just a solid bunch of passionate and positive people looking to make a difference. We all push each other to hold ourselves to a higher standard - and the rate of improvement among all levels is staggering. We all learn to think more strategically, more critically, more commercially. We all get involved.

Everyone is in full control of their own success, and there’s no better training-ground to be the best possible version of yourself than within a team who all think and want the same.

Attitude above aptitude

But we’re not for everyone. You’ve got to be a self starter, have a positive mindset, have resilience, put the team before yourself, and leave politics at the door. 

We never panic hire. It’s better to have a hole than an arsehole, it doesn’t matter about talent if you don’t get on with the team and don’t love what you do. 

So if you’re looking for a genuine change, not afraid to get stuck in and make some great friends, then go for it, we’d love to hear from you.

Please email your CV and examples of your work, with a brief description of your involvement in each project. All candidates will need to be able to demonstrate their technical and creative ability.

Please note you may be asked to complete a proficiency test before being invited to attend a formal interview.

 

STRICTLY NO RECRUITMENT AGENCIES.