Career Opportunity

Junior Web Developer

Role: Junior Web Developer

Location: Cardiff

Salary: £18- £22K depending on experience

Who Are Compare My Move

Compare My Move is the home of house moving. We operate an online comparison service for users looking to save time and money on removals, surveying and conveyancing services. Based in Cardiff, we were recently named one of the fastest growing companies in Wales. We’re undergoing rapid growth, and are on the hunt for the best individuals to join our team.

The Opportunity

Comparemymove.com is looking for a talented Junior Web Developer to join our talented in house development team. Do you want the chance to be part of an exciting and forward-thinking business? If so Comparemymove.com could be what you are looking for. We need a focused, driven person who wants to progress and grow their career in line with our ongoing expansion. If this sounds like you then please get in touch as we’d love to meet you.

Job Description

Working as part of our development team, you will be taking our numerous in house designs and making them come to life. You will need to have an excellent attention to detail, working closely with the design team to ensure that they look great across all devices and browsers.

The role will initially involve bringing our existing designs in line with our new branding, updating existing sections of the website and creating anything that the business requires to develop the website. Alongside this, you will create email templates to be sent to our users at various stages throughout their moving journey. Other tasks will include improving our site speed, so you'll be involved with optimising load times.

This role will allow you to expand your web development knowledge and learn many new skills in an open & friendly working environment. You must be able to reliably meet strict deadlines and be able to manage multiple projects for various areas of the business.

Requirements

Essential

•Good understanding of CSS, HTML and Javascript
•Good understanding of responsive web design practices
•Understand the importance of writing clean and optimised code
•Interest in current web trends

Desirable

•Experience in a similar role
•Experience using SASS with compilers such as Grunt, Gulp or Webpack
•Experience using CSS conventions like BEM or similar
•Experience using GIT Version Control and using Best Practices for versioning changes effectively
•Understanding of best working practices and documentation
•Experience with CMS like Craft or ExpressionEngine
•Experience with PHP

Benefits

  • Competitive salary of up to £22,000 
  • Company pension scheme 
  • Flexible working hours 
  • Free parking 
  • Employee perk scheme through Perkbox 
  • Development opportunities as company expands 
  • 20 days annual leave, plus bank holidays & Christmas/New Year closure 
  • Friendly, flexible working environment

  • To apply for this position, please forward your CV to jamie@comparemymove.com or upload below;