Job Title Senior Frontend Developer
Reporting to Head of Development
LEWIS is seeking an exceptional, forward-thinking Senior Frontend Developer with a user-centred approach to creating brilliant design experiences. The role reports to the Head of Development and collaborates with the Technical Director and Creative Director, digital creatives and other developers across the network to exploit cutting edge techniques for visually arresting and engaging websites, mobile applications and e-campaigns that surprise and delight users. This is an exciting time to join LEWIS as we aim to rapidly expand our development team globally, and its capabilities.
The role will suit an ambitious professional who relishes the chance to help grow a business, thrives on challenges and on working in a fast-paced environment. With a strong entrepreneurial spirit, you understand how to best apply this spirit to a growing independent global organisation.
The company is a creative marketing agency that has gone from start-up to multi-national in a little over two decades. The company now ranks in the top 40 agencies worldwide and has 24 offices. Its success is due to a combination of factors: talented people delivering award winning campaigns; expanding client relationships into new markets or services; making strategic acquisitions. The agency, its people and client campaigns have won many prestigious awards, including Cannes Lions, Digital Impact, Drum, Holmes Report, ICCO, PRCA and European Excellence.
Purpose of the role
The Senior Frontend Developer takes a consumer-focused approach in building sites and software, working on new features and improvements. The Senior Frontend Developer builds prototype systems that meet the required quality standards and requirements, and finds and addresses performance issues prior to releasing the finished product to the backend team.
The Senior Frontend Developer oversees the development of sites and software and leads on the latest processes and technology in order to build scalable, distributed, and fault-tolerant site and software systems.
The role designs and reviews code for efficient front-end infrastructure and components. The Senior Frontend Developer supports re-use through documenting common frontend components that save time in executing future projects.
The Senior Frontend Developer is encouraged to put forward bold creative ideas, push the boundaries of what is possible and experiment with the latest technologies. This is a role for someone who wants to have fun in what they do.
This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of the responsibilities for this role. Other responsibilities may be added from time to time.
LEWIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to creating and fostering an environment focused on equality, empowerment and respect. We strive to create an inclusive workplace that supports and celebrates our diversity. We continue to invest in our efforts to ensure that LEWIS is a place where everyone can thrive.