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Front End Developer

Advertiser: Greenstone Financial Services3.9 out of 53.9 overall rating (68 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
27 Jul 2018
Location
Sydney, Parramatta & Western Suburbs
Work Type
Contract/Temp
Classification
Information & Communication Technology, Developers/Programmers

Front End Developer

Greenstone is a leader in the sales and distribution of insurance products under a portfolio of credible owned and white-labelled brands. Brands include Real Insurance, RSPCA Pet Insurance, Guardian, Medibank, Woolworths and Australian Senior Insurance Agency and Choosi.

The Opportunity - 6 Month Contract

Our Front End Developers drive efficiency and increase the overall performance of the Web assets Greenstone manages, including Web sites, mobile sites, landing pages and affiliates.

They will work closely with offline, online and studio to develop automation, and ensure the level of design and development delivered to the business enables Greenstone to continue to lead the market with innovation and agility.

To be successful in this role you need to have:

  • Tertiary level qualifications (e.g. bachelor degree or higher) in a relevant marketing or business discipline.
  • At least 4 years front end web development
  • Strong corporate web design/development experience ideally within the financial services space
  • Strong JavaScript (jQuery and native), HTML5 and CSS3 (LESS) skills
  • Working knowledge of web design tools such as Adobe CS5 Suite, Sublime Text and Visual Studio
  • Experience in working with Content Management Systems
  • Mobile and Responsive Website Design (RWD) experience
  • Experience integrating web functionality into websites in an ASP.NET environment
  • SEO understanding and appreciation
  • Working knowledge of Subversion (SVN) Control and GIT
  • Experience using automated task runners, such as Gulp or Grunt
  • Ability to translate creative concepts and design templates into flexible code templates
  • Excellent understanding of usability, accessibility and information architecture
  • Analytical skills as well as being in touch with the latest developments in search strategy and the latest trends in online behaviour

Desirable:

  • Wireframing/Design skills
  • Working knowledge of Kentico CMS and JIRA issue tracking
  • Understanding and appreciation of Conversion Rate Optimisation (CRO)
  • Experience working in an Agile environment

Special Requirements:

  • Ability to code efficiently and effectively.
  • Thorough understanding of web production in a multi-project, deadline driven environment
  • Adherence to cross-browser and cross-platform testing
  • Ability to master the latest trends in web development, accessibility and SEO

Who we are:

We are an innovative company with diverse brands and operating divisions, who work together as one team. We strive to be the best provider of direct financial products by placing customers at the heart of everything we do. We care about what we do and making a positive impact on our community.

We have an inclusive and diverse culture. We work in a positive and energetic environment, where you can expect to find professional colleagues, driven to achieve results.

Our promise to our people:

We are passionate about our values, which define how we approach our work. We recognise that you, our colleagues, are the key to our success. That's why you can expect to be rewarded for the hard work you put in through job satisfaction, career development and the fantastic range of benefits we offer.

Location:

Get away from the hustle and bustle of the city! We are located in Norwest Business Park close to Castle Hill, providing opportunities for greater work life balance.

To be eligible you must be a permanent resident with full working rights in Australia.

Apply Now!

Join an innovative company that will reward and recognise your achievements and set you up for a long term career.

Send an updated copy of your resume to recruitment@greenstone.com.au or call 02 8886 8300

Website: www.greenstone.com.au

Greenstone is a leader in the sales and distribution of insurance products under a portfolio of credible owned and white-labelled brands. Brands include Real Insurance, RSPCA Pet Insurance, Guardian, Medibank, Woolworths and Australian Senior Insurance Agency and Choosi.

The Opportunity - 6 Month Contract

Our Front End Developers drive efficiency and increase the overall performance of the Web assets Greenstone manages, including Web sites, mobile sites, landing pages and affiliates.

They will work closely with offline, online and studio to develop automation, and ensure the level of design and development delivered to the business enables Greenstone to continue to lead the market with innovation and agility.

To be successful in this role you need to have:

  • Tertiary level qualifications (e.g. bachelor degree or higher) in a relevant marketing or business discipline.
  • At least 4 years front end web development
  • Strong corporate web design/development experience ideally within the financial services space
  • Strong JavaScript (jQuery and native), HTML5 and CSS3 (LESS) skills
  • Working knowledge of web design tools such as Adobe CS5 Suite, Sublime Text and Visual Studio
  • Experience in working with Content Management Systems
  • Mobile and Responsive Website Design (RWD) experience
  • Experience integrating web functionality into websites in an ASP.NET environment
  • SEO understanding and appreciation
  • Working knowledge of Subversion (SVN) Control and GIT
  • Experience using automated task runners, such as Gulp or Grunt
  • Ability to translate creative concepts and design templates into flexible code templates
  • Excellent understanding of usability, accessibility and information architecture
  • Analytical skills as well as being in touch with the latest developments in search strategy and the latest trends in online behaviour

Desirable:

  • Wireframing/Design skills
  • Working knowledge of Kentico CMS and JIRA issue tracking
  • Understanding and appreciation of Conversion Rate Optimisation (CRO)
  • Experience working in an Agile environment

Special Requirements:

  • Ability to code efficiently and effectively.
  • Thorough understanding of web production in a multi-project, deadline driven environment
  • Adherence to cross-browser and cross-platform testing
  • Ability to master the latest trends in web development, accessibility and SEO

Who we are:

We are an innovative company with diverse brands and operating divisions, who work together as one team. We strive to be the best provider of direct financial products by placing customers at the heart of everything we do. We care about what we do and making a positive impact on our community.

We have an inclusive and diverse culture. We work in a positive and energetic environment, where you can expect to find professional colleagues, driven to achieve results.

Our promise to our people:

We are passionate about our values, which define how we approach our work. We recognise that you, our colleagues, are the key to our success. That's why you can expect to be rewarded for the hard work you put in through job satisfaction, career development and the fantastic range of benefits we offer.

Location:

Get away from the hustle and bustle of the city! We are located in Norwest Business Park close to Castle Hill, providing opportunities for greater work life balance.

To be eligible you must be a permanent resident with full working rights in Australia.

Apply Now!

Join an innovative company that will reward and recognise your achievements and set you up for a long term career.

Send an updated copy of your resume to recruitment@greenstone.com.au or call 02 8886 8300

Website: www.greenstone.com.au

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