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Job Vacancy: Junior Web Developer

Junior Web Developer - Manchester

 

Are you a talented young web developer looking for an opportunity to kickstart your career?

We’re on the lookout for a Junior Web Developer to join our Ancoats team.

We’re Pixel Kicks. We’re a team of 10+ with a smart office in Ancoats, Manchester. We treat our staff to the usual coffee, tea, biscuits, snacks, and we have #spotifridays where the tunes come on a bit louder each Friday afternoon. There’s two Xboxes with regular Fifa & Call of Duty tournaments, and we have a relaxed but hard-working office environment where everyone is a vital part of our team.

That’s the fun stuff, but where we really excel is in the quality of our work.

You’ll be joining our existing web team of four, and you’ll be thrown right in at the deep end, and given an opportunity to learn, improve and get real-world agency skills. Here’s what we need from you:

Essential:

  • Dedicated and ambitious individual
  • Hard-working, and eager to learn
  • Want to join one of Manchester’s premier web design companies
  • In-depth knowledge of HTML, CSS, SASS/SCSS
  • Good knowledge of JS & JQuery
  • Good knowledge of PHP
  • Good knowledge of WordPress & Woocommerce
  • Good knowledge of MySQL / MariaDB / PostgreSQL
  • Exposure to modern frameworks such Node, React etc
  • Experience with solving cross‐browser compatibility issues and responsive testing on multiple devices

You’ll also need to:

  • Communicate regularly with clients and other team members
  • Have strong organisational effectiveness and time management
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Have an outstanding attention to detail
  • Offer insightful help wherever possible

Ideal, but not essential:

  • Experience with Magento or other CMS’s
  • Basic understanding of common SEO principles
  • GIT experience
  • Understanding of domains & hosting environments

This role needs someone with a real passion to continually enhance their knowledge, and the applicant must be hard-working and punctual, with the ability to fit into a small team.

Salary

Competitive salary paid dependent on knowledge and experience.

Perks of working at Pixel Kicks

  • Work at one of the highest client rated digital agencies in Manchester
  • Plush city centre office on the corner of Ancoats & the Northern Quarter
  • Xbox gaming with lunchtime team tournaments and latest game releases
  • Relaxed working environment
  • Dual monitor, high spec PC setup
  • Private kitchen with all mod-cons, smoothie maker
  • Tea, coffee and biscuits supplied, with occasional Friday lunches paid for
  • #spotifriday
  • Staff discount at Kettlebell Kitchen
  • Opportunity for growth and promotion within our expanding company
  • Annual salary reviews in line with own & company performance

This is a great opening for the right person to start a career at a well respected and growing web design company, based on the corner of Ancoats and the Northern Quarter in Manchester city centre. Please complete the form below to apply.

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Thanks for stopping by our site. We hope you like what you see. If you want to ask us a question or get a quote on a website simply send us a message or give us a call on 0161 713 1700.

We're based in Ancoats in Virginia House, Great Ancoats Street, Manchester, M4 5AD. Please get in touch if you want to chat about any potential projects.

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