UX Developer

Operations · Remote, Belfast
Department Operations
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced
Compensation £22k-£35k + bonus

Job Purpose

To work collaboratively with the UX designers to bring client requirements & design concepts into reality. You must be fundamentally customer driven with a focus on the user experience, making the applications visually impressive and to the highest standard of usability.

 Key Responsibilities

  • Develop professional user interfaces for learning platforms such as Moodle/Totara
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues to guarantee high quality, on-time and on-budget projects
  • Delivering optimum results for customers
  • Conduct UX consultancy sessions to deliver project requirements
  • Ensure the highest quality of design, implementation & internal/external documentation
  • Collaborate with non-technical staff in emerging web development techniques & best practises
  • Provide accurate task estimations

Essential skills and qualities

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent in a relevant discipline
  • Aligned with Synergy Learning’s Vision & Values
  • Excellent experience & knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • Experience with CSS preprocessors such as SASS and LESS
  • Commercial experience and/or a passion for PHP development
  • Experience in using JavaScript Frameworks - particularly jQuery
  • Experience in using version control systems (eg. Git)
  • Excellent knowledge of web accessibility standards
  • Proven track record of testing, debugging and addressing development issues (Eg. Cross Browser compatibility issues)
  • Prioritise teamwork via strong communication & collaboration skills

Desirable skills

  • Knowledge of Virtual Learning Environments such as Moodle/Totara
  • LAMP Experience (Linux Apache MySQL PHP)
  • Experience in NodeJS/NPM
  • Experience in using task runner modules such as Grunt/Gulp
  • Knowledge of bug/issue tracking software such as JIRA
  • Experience in using modern front-end frameworks such as React, Angular or Vue

Development/progression opportunities

  • Senior UX Developer

Relationships & Reporting

  • Reporting to the Lead UX Developer

Thank You

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  • Location
    Remote, Belfast
  • Department
    Operations
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced
  • Compensation
    £22k-£35k + bonus