Web Developer - Back End

Mid-Weight Full Stack Developer: Integrated Agency – Johannesburg

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Web Developers look sharp! We have a fantastic job opportunity for a mid-weight Full Stack Developer at an independent, integrated advertising agency in Johannesburg. The ideal candidate will be working on exciting web projects, which push the boundaries of creativity and animation in the web space. The Full Stack Developer will be required to work closely with the Digital Design team to help come up with innovative designs and execute them effectively. This means you have a keen eye for Design and are able to think out of the box, while using your excellent HTML, CSS and JavaScript skills to code interactive and responsive websites and web applications. The agency uses a wide variety of technologies and environments, based on project requirements. Therefore, the candidate must be able to learn quickly and independently and be able to adapt and adjust to different environments. If you are a talented Dev keen to join a multi-skilled creative family made up of a diverse bunch of individuals who are inspired (and inspiring), this is for you! Get in touch.


  • Consistently produce clean, efficient code based on specifications and UI design
  • Integrate software components and third-party libraries to meet specifications
  • Reliably and proficiently test and deploy code to various environments.
  • Troubleshoot, debug and add features to existing code.

The successful candidate must have/be:

  • A BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field would be beneficial, or at least some formal certification in Web Development
  • Minimum 4 – 5 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Ability and willingness to learn new languages and technologies
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • HTML5 – essential
  • SASS- essential
  • CSS3 -A good understanding of Relative, Absolute positioning, transitions, key frame animations.
  • JavaScript – essential
  • jQuery – a good understanding of the jQuery API, able to use complex selectors, DOM manipulation and animations.
  • Bootstrap – essential
  • Responsive and cross-browser development – Able to build responsive layouts that work across different screen sizes and devices.
  • Beneficial Front-End Frameworks and libraries: Angular, Vue, React, GSAP, ScrollMagic and WordPress
  • Beneficial Mobile Technologies: React Native, Progressive Web Apps, Native Android and Native iOS
  • Beneficial back end and infrastructure technologies: NodeJS
  • Beneficial Programming Skills: Object-Oriented Programming
  • Quick learner
  • Independent and adaptable.

Should you not receive a response within 10 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

City: Johannesburg
Country: South Africa
Level of Expertise: Mid
Remuneration: Negotiable
Reference Number: #Chris2011