Junior to mid-weight developer at Town Square

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Junior / mid-weight developer

4/03/2019

Town Square | Melbourne

Town Square

About Town Square

Town Square is an independent, full-service creative agency, based in Melbourne, working with brands across Australia.


Job Description

We need an enthusiastic junior developer, who loves solving problems and working on a variety of digital projects, to join our fast-paced advertising agency in Prahran.
 
You’ll work closely with our digital design and development lead to develop various landing pages, websites, EDMs and HTML5 banner ads. This is a pivotal junior role in the agency and requires a positive, collaborative and hard working attitude.


Key Skills and Experience

- 1-2 years experience in a similar field (work experiences, internships and general enthusiasm for web development highly regarded)
- Understanding of web trends, tools, technologies and design
- Desire to learn and work in a fast paced creative environment 

Must-haves:

  • Demonstrated Design-to-Development capabilities from Adobe InDesign and Photoshop through to high quality interactive executions (e.g. websites, HTML5 web banners, EDMs)
  • Strong HTML and CSS skills
  • Proficient Javascript skills which can be applied to small to medium sized websites and HTML5 web
  • Familiarity with PHP (ideally related to WordPress theme development)
  • High attention to detail matching developed output with designs

Nice to haves:

  • Knowledge of front-end JS frameworks
  • Some level of design skills / sensibilities
  • UI/UX sensibilities and knowledge around UX best practice in relation to websites
  • Knowledge of server setup and security concerns
  • Solid WordPress best-practice knowledge (how to keep a WordPress site loading quickly and running securely)
  • Knowledge of HTML email coding and workflow

Responsibilities will include:

  • Custom WordPress theme development
  • HTML5 Web Banner creation
  • HTML EDM creation in platforms such as MailChimp