Senior Front-end Developer

Gold Coast
Information & Communication Technology
Full time
Posted 16d ago

Guerrilla is a full-service digital agency based on the Gold Coast. As a collection of passionate professionals, we fuel our mastery with empathy, guiding clients towards achieving tangible results through exceptional experiences.

In other words — we connect people and brands.

This is the chance to be part of our fun environment and work with some of the most exciting regional, national and global brands.


About you

You’re a senior front-end specialist with advanced knowledge and experience. You're highly skilled in HTML, CSS, and Javascript. While not essential, good PHP knowledge would also be an asset. As we're often building custom solutions for our clients, your advanced capabilities will be put to good use.

You are an admirer of clean code and whether building headless components for a range of CMS or working directly in WordPress, Drupal, or other CMS, you thrive on solving problems. You take great pride in your work, realise there's always more to learn and that positive collaboration creates the best outcomes.


About the role

Tasks and responsibilities:

Development of websites using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, React, and Next.

Working with APIs and Content Management Systems.

Carry out website maintenance and enhancements.
Use a combination of programming languages to develop websites based on technical scopes, as well as highly designed and documented user experiences and interfaces.

Write functional requirement documents and specifications.

Problem-solving issues and troubleshooting.

Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies.

Carry out functional and usability testing, cross-device and cross-browser testing, and implement accessibility standards.

Assist with the agency's hosting and technical environments, performing basic system administrator tasks.


Relevant qualifications and experience:

IT Degree or equivalent applicable IT qualifications.

5+ years of commercial experience.


Essential skills:

HTML, CSS, JavaScript

Strong experience with a modern JavaScript framework such as React, Vue, or Angular.

Advanced knowledge of version control systems (Git).

Experience working with a CMS.



Serverside languages such as PHP / Node JS.

Experience with Wordpress or Drupal.

Understanding of building sites to WCAG standards.

Experience working with multidisciplinary teams; business development, strategy, UX, design, content, marketing, and development.

In-depth knowledge of digital design and development practices and standards.

Proficiency using project management tools and systems such as; Jira, GSuite, and BugHerd (or similar).

Excellent written, presentation, and oral communication skills.

Outstanding time management, productivity, administrative and organisational skills.


About us

Yes, we partner with amazing clients. But our biggest victory is our team. Packed full of industry professionals from across the world, they're a wonderful mix of personalities, cultures, languages, food preferences, and of course, specialisms. It's exactly what we need, as every day brings unique challenges. But that's what you thrive on.

On top of a competitive salary, positive culture, and an unbeatable coastal lifestyle, we also offer day-to-day perks, social events, and free local parking. If cycling's more your thing, secure storage and on-site showers are available. And for the surfers out there, we'll even give your board a safe place to stay.

This is a full-time maximum term contract and while our Agency is based in the beautiful Burleigh Heads, we are open to considering remote work for this role.


To learn more about Guerrilla, visit


Guerrilla is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage all applications. We are committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive work environment.

Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • How many years' experience do you have as a front end software developer?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?
  • How much notice are you required to give your current employer?

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