Front-end Web Developer – UI/Design focus
We are on a mission to transform the art world. As the leading art platform, we empower thousands of galleries, artists and collectors to run and grow their businesses with a suite of inventory, marketing, CRM and website tools. As a mission-driven company, we know it takes a great team to build the future, and we are committed to providing the best structure, resources and quick thinking to help achieve our collective goal. Exciting times lie ahead as we expand into new regions, build new products and create the next generation of tools to help the art world move online—join us!
About the role
Working in a sub-team alongside our project managers, designers and client support/account specialists, you will deliver projects of consistent quality and pace. This is a fantastic opportunity to progress your career within an industry-leading design and development team building the best websites in the art world.
With experience of building full web pages and responsive layouts, you should demonstrate a keen eye for design and fantastic aptitude for implementing top quality pages quickly and efficiently. The ideal candidate will have:
An excellent understanding of HTML and CSS
Basic programming fundamentals in any front-end or back-end language
Proven, demonstrable experience working on previous real-world websites or applications
A keen eye for detail, intuitive user experience and an appreciation for good website design
Familiarity with common web standards and issues such as page speed, code legibility reusability, accessibility, security, SEO
Excellent time management and prioritisation
Excellent communication skills
The ability to embrace new working practices and methodology
Problem solving ability with analytical and abstract reasoning skills
The below are highly beneficial, but not essential:
Knowledge of one or more backend programming languages such as Python, Ruby or PHP, combined with some basic knowledge of MySQL.
Experience in website or interface design
A good eye for typography
Turning website designs in the finished article, and delivering projects on time and at a high standard
Building a comprehensive knowledge of our website CMS settings and modules, and using this in the development process
Helping research and develop new ideas, techniques, methods and technologies as required and helping us to improve our products and the project delivery process
Helping to shape our website platform product by recommending or building features to make the customisation process faster and more seamless
We have a large client-liaison team but sometimes you will need to be client-facing as this is sometimes the shortest route to the best result. You may also have technical knowledge that helps to interpret what a client is explaining.
What we offer
- 33 days of annual leave (including bank holidays) plus long service entitlement.
- Flexible working
- Company pension scheme
- Annual Christmas bonus
- A focus on continued professional development including access to courses and training programmes
- Cycle to Work scheme & season ticket loans
- Beautiful London offices in a warehouse conversion with showers and secure bike storage
- Regular team and whole company social events
London Office Space
How to apply
To apply, please send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org and include:
- Your CV
- Covering letter
- A link to your portfolio or links to several projects
You will need to have the legal right to live and work in the UK to be considered for this role.
Artlogic is an equal opportunities employer
We are committed to valuing diversity and seek to provide all staff with the opportunity for employment, career and personal development on the basis of ability, qualifications and suitability for the work as well as their potential to be developed into the job.