• POSITION Front-end Developer
  • JOB TYPE Full Time (37.5hr p/w with flexible working options)
  • SALARY Based on experience
  • HOLIDAY 25 days + bank holidays (increased each year)
  • LOCATION Bristol City Centre (Colston Avenue), UK

About Us

We are GC Studio, an award-winning design studio based in the heart of Bristol focused on delivering extraordinary creative solutions across digital, brand & beyond.

We pride ourselves in creating interactive digital experiences that are built on a solid understanding of design and development. We’re now on the lookout for a front-end developer to join our team!

Before you get in touch, make sure you check out our Portfolio, Dribbble profile or Behance to see what we’re all about.

About The Role

Collaboration is an integral part of GC. Your day-to-day will be reporting into our Senior Developer and working alongside our Creative Front-end Developers, delivering trend-setting promotional sites, web apps, brand-led ecommerce sites for a variety of forward-thinking clients around the world.

Within the dev team, you will have responsibility to continually hone our development processes and work efficiently with our design team to achieve the level of quality and detail created. You will be surrounded by an exceptionally talented team of 3D artists, designers, WebGL developers, animators, videographers and amazing account handers all who are well versed in delivering award-winning online experiences.

Everyday we push the boundaries and build our skill sets as a team and we offer wonderful opportunities to attend some really inspiring overseas creative conferences each year.

About You

You’ll want to get the animation on that menu ‘just right’ and be looking to suggest ways we can improve our sites and deliver highly-performant output. You’ll be pushing the boundaries alongside our team members to deliver cutting-edge sites that are award worthy.

You’ll be keen to keep up with the latest trends and news from the developer community, share your knowledge within the team and carry this passion through to your work. If you enjoy inter team communication, thrive in a small team, fast paced environment and want to be part of an award-winning digital agency, this is the position for you.

Specific Requirements

  • Latest CSS and JavaScript techniques
  • Experience working in a dev team/agency environment
  • Git version control
  • Ability to write and seek out performant and optimised code
  • Knowledge of the latest animation techniques (though not required, experience with GSAP would be preferential)
  • Interest in modern web development tools, technologies and techniques
  • Experience with managing multiple projects and client demands

Bonus Requirements

  • Experience of working in a PHP web environment (i.e. Wordpress)
  • Knowledge of common testing practices
  • At least one modern JS library (React preferred)
  • Experience working with headless CMSes/JAMstack
  • Continuous integration techniques and methodologies

Job Benefits

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays. You will receive 1 extra day holiday for every work anniversary you celebrate. This is capped at a maximum of 30 days.
  • Work from home/flexible working opportunities
  • Agency-wide overseas trips to creative conferences
  • Allocated time and budget for personal training development
  • Employer contribution pension scheme
  • The opportunity to work with a fun and talented bunch of people!

This is a full-time position. Please send a cover letter and CV along with work samples to kimberley@craftedbygc.com no later than 31st August 2020

Apply now