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Front-End Developer/Designer at Catalysis

Company: Catalysis

Location: London, UK
Type: Full-Time
Category: Developer

Description

ABOUT US
Catalysis is a vibrant, creative marketing agency, carrying out exciting, award-winning campaigns for large, global technology companies. Our portfolio of clients includes the world’s largest microprocessor manufacturer, IBM, HPE, Panasonic, Polycom and CA Technologies. We actively encourage a healthy work-life balance and offer a great working environment.

Our dynamic team comes from a range of backgrounds – from journalism to HR – but we all share a passion for developing and executing exemplary integrated campaigns that delight our clients and drive real results.

Over the past few years, we have recruited a team of talented designers to help us create a range of assets from digital advertising, animation, web design, video content, experiential design and interactive data visualisation through to all sorts of printed materials. These assets help our clients tell their stories and reach their target audiences in powerful, entertaining and informative ways.

One of our big projects is our re-brand. It is in the making so whoever joins us will be part of that process as well. As a studio we have put together an interim portfolio page in order to give applicants an idea of the type of work we’ve done:: http://staging.catalysis.co.uk/catalysis/folio/

We are now looking for an enthusiastic, creative and skilled developer to join our studio to help support the design and development of these digital campaigns.

ABOUT THE ROLE
No day will be the same but the types of activities that will form part of your job include:
 Helping the design team bring to life their creative ideas and ensuring a solid user experience across multiple platforms and devices
 Supporting the account and design teams throughout the execution of campaigns and projects – from interpreting the client brief through to final delivery
 Contributing to creative meetings and sharing ideas
 Advising on UX design issues from a developer’s perspective
 Liaising effectively with clients and other team members (both in the studio and marketing sides of the company) to provide insight and counsel on development issues
 Keeping up to date on emerging technologies and key trends in web and app development and identifying opportunities for us to incorporate these things into our client campaigns (if needed, external training can be provided to support this)
 Supporting the design team in developing Catalysis’s new website (to go live in 1H 2017)

KEY TECHNICAL SKILLS
 Full Stack with an emphasis towards Front End
 HTML5
 CSS3 (animations, transitions and transform)
 Media Queries/ Responsive website
 Javascript or JQuery to animate and show/ hide content
 Email development (HTML and inline CSS)
 PHP & MySQL
 Ideally knowledge of how to integrate with marketing automation platforms like Marketo and Eloqua (if needed, training can be provided)

KEY INTERPERSONAL SKILLS/ PROJECT MANAGEMENT SKILLS
 Managing and directing multiple projects simultaneously
 Strong written and verbal communication skills with stakeholders of all levels (junior and senior / internal and external)
 Excellent organisational skills
 Ability to meet deadlines in a high-pressure environment
 Ability to see projects through from inception to production
 Ability to produce high-quality work, regardless of project size
 Ideally two years’ industry experience working on digital projects (collaborating with designers)

Salary: Competitive salary and benefits available to the right candidate depending on experience

How To Apply:

To find out more, please send your CV and portfolio (preferably links) to hello@catalysis.co.uk with the subject “Developer” and let us know why you’d be the right person for us.