Front-End Web Developer

Egress are now looking for a Front-End Web Developer.

Application deadline: 30th Apr 2021

About the role: Front-end Web Developer

Egress Software Technologies is an award-winning provider of people-centric email and data security services designed to secure all forms of electronic information via a single platform.  Egress encryption services are currently used by organisations around the world across multiple sectors.  We’re a high-growth international company, and we’re proud that our award-winning technology is the very best in the business.

Last year we completed a new website build, led by marketing and our technical teams, to deliver a best-in-class, multi-language corporate website and CMS infrastructure. Our chosen CMS is Umbraco. You will be the go-to web developer to deliver front-end enhancements and optimisations to our corporate website.

Responsibilities include:

  • Build webpage templates in HTML, CSS and JavaScript and administer CMS set-up.
  • Take pixel-perfect designs from our creative team and produce accessible, performant, standards-based, SEO-friendly HTML, CSS and JavaScript front-end templates by setting up the front-end development environment and building and testing HTML, CSS and Javascript.
  • Contribute to the work to take the front-end templates and build them out in Umbraco.
  • Contribute to the creation and execution of test plans.
  • Contribute to the migration of content from the existing website to the new website.
  • Build new front-end templates for the public website, working closely with our marketing, content and design teams.
  • Contribute to the work to take these templates and build them out in Umbraco.
  • Build new landing pages and landing page templates in Marketo.
  • Support the front-ends of each of the systems outlined above (investigating issues and problems, and implementing changes).
  • Be responsible for building new front-end templates for the public website, working closely with our marketing, content and design teams;
  • Contribute to the work to take these templates and build them out in Umbraco;
  • Be responsible for building new landing pages and landing page templates in Marketo;
  • Support the front-ends of each of the systems outlined above (investigating issues and problems, and implementing changes).
  • Be responsible for development of new templates for our support portal Zendesk.

What skills do I need to have, and requirements do I need to meet?

The chosen candidate must have:

  • Knowledge and experience of creating accessible, standards-based, performant and SEO friendly HTML, CSS and Javascript using:
    • Bootstrap;
    • Sass;
    • Gulp;
    • Visual Studio.
  • Experience of investigating and resolving performance, accessibility and SEO related problems.

The chosen candidate should also have:

  • Knowledge of Umbraco CMS including templating in ASP.NET MVC;
  • Umbraco Certified Developer (Fundamentals) certified;
  • Knowledge of templating in Zendesk and Marketo.

Benefits

Social
  • Regular charity events and fundraisers
  • Monthly socials paid for by the company
  • Annually fully funded company kickoff
  • Management / peer recognition programmes with rewards
  • Regular employee personal development and training reviews
  • Flexible dress code
  • Social pool league

Physical
  • Free eyecare vouchers
  • Free breakfast, fruit and all the coffee you can drink
  • Fully funded private medical
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Cycle to work scheme




Financial
  • 25 days annual leave, increasing to 26 after your first year in the business
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • £2,000 employee referral scheme
  • Eligibility to participate in Enterprise Management Investment (EMI) stock option scheme
  • Egress perks portal and retail discount scheme

Our London office

London

About our London office

Our London office is situated a one-minute walk from Old Street underground station, right on London's renowned Old Street Roundabout, which has become the centre of the city's tech industry over the last decade.

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