Front-end Developer/UX/Designer Placement

by Clock Ltd

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Job Details

8th December 2020
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Computer Science, Design, Information Technology, Internet/e-Commerce/New Media
East of England
Kings Langley, Watford, Hunton Bridge, Hemel Hempstead

Front-end Developer/UX/Designer Placement

What we want:

An intelligent, innovative and resourceful student who wants to create powerful brand experiences with the latest technologies. You will be working on large scale web builds for high-profile clients, gaining experience in a dynamic agency environment. Ultimately we need someone who is keen, highly motivated, creative and extremely passionate about digital design and development. You may also be designing a range of digital media from HTML emails to large scale websites for high-profile clients. You will need to be keen, highly motivated, creative and extremely passionate about all things digital.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Good knowledge of Semantic HTML5 and CSS3
  • Experience using JavaScript (including frameworks such as React or Vue)
  • A comprehensive understanding of web standards and accessibility
  • Great attention to detail
  • Graphics manipulation/optimisation skills using Photoshop or similar
  • An interest in Interaction Design and UX
  • The ability to work independently and remotely where necessary.

Advantageous skills could include:

  • Experience using a CSS / HTML Pre-processor: Stylus, Sass, Less, Jade etc
  • Creative flair and a good understanding of branding
  • Experience developing for SEO
  • Any experience with Node.js a major plus
  • A good eye for design, typography and use of colour
  • Knowledge of web design best practices
  • Knowledge of mobile/responsive and interactive design
  • Basic understanding of UX would be beneficial
  • Some knowledge of the rest of the Adobe Creative Suite

These positions are suited to students who are currently studying for an undergraduate degree and are required as part of their course to undertake a work placement/industry year.

Interview Process

To ensure we find the ideal candidate, our interview process is made up of 3 steps.

1. A one-hour remote coding test where you can demonstrate some of your skills and knowledge
2. Telephone interview
3. Face to Face interview

This is a fantastic opportunity for a student to kick start their career and really make their mark in an established and growing agency.

Please note, due to the current world climate, some or all of this placement may be remote.

About Clock Ltd

Clock is one of the top digital agencies in the UK and boast a prestigious portfolio of clients including News UK (The Times and The Sun), Riot Games and Leicester Tigers.

We create bespoke digital products and services that answer our clients exacting needs, and our approach is summed up neatly by two words: attention valued. Together they encapsulate everything we believe in, and what we feel is required for every successful project.

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