1300 932 427

 

Front-End Web Developer & Designer

 

About Webics: 

Webics is a leading website design and digital marketing company based on the South Coast of New South Wales. Our talented team of developers, designers and marketers have helped over 700 clients, nationally & internationally, generate more business and profit through our diverse range of web services. 

 

Responsibilities and Duties:

We are seeking a talented web developer with strong technical web development skills to deliver high quality projects to clients at our Nowra office. You will be required to do the following:

  • Create high-performance, aesthetically pleasing WordPress websites 
  • Take ownership of projects from start to finish including: planning, designing, developing, testing/debugging, deploying, documenting and providing client training
  • Implementing UX/UI principles in web designs
  • Providing web support and communicating (verbally and written) with clients 
  • Working with the design team to implement client branding and ensuring cohesive design
  • Working with the marketing team to implement website changes to achieve campaign outcomes 
  • Work on ad hoc duties as required including using your skill set within another division

 

Job Requirements

To complete all of the deliverables the right candidate will have:

  • A relevant IT degree/qualification or have equivalent industry experience
  • Minimum 1 year industry experience
  • Extensive knowledge and experience with WordPress
  • Experience in modern front-end frameworks
  • Experience developing responsive websites for mobile devices
  • Experience developing secure public facing websites
  • Excellent understanding of website usability, accessibility, security and information architecture
  • Extensive knowledge and experience with HTML5 and CSS3 (including responsive CSS3)
  • Experience with payment gateways & credit card transactions
  • Experience in creating wireframes, mockups and high-fidelity designs
  • Understanding and experience using UI/UX principles and techniques, as well as having a passion for visual design
  • Basic understanding of PHP and MySQL
  • Understanding of cPanel and DNS
  • Understanding of CMS platforms
  • Understanding of database concepts
  • Understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
  • Enjoy working closely within a team to achieve campaign KPIs
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Exceptional time management and organisational skills, including the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Outstanding intuitive, analytical, problem-solving and creative skills
  • A keen interest in working user-first for all design and development challenges
  • Ability to learn new technologies/tools and apply continuous improvement concepts based on industry best practices

 


Desirable:

  • Experience working in an agile environment
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience using JIRA or other products in the Atlassian suite
  • Experience with Apple products and platforms
  • Understanding of SEO requirements and techniques
  • Understanding of JavaScript

 

Salary: Dependent on experience and qualifications
Position: Permanent part-time or full-time
Location: Webics Nowra office

 

To be considered for this role you must provide a cover letter with links to past work and resume via the SEEK listing linked here.