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Junior Front-end Developer

  • Location: The Engine House, Swindon, SN2 2EH

    Contract type: Temporary

    Salary: £25,709 - £30,424

    Reference No: 8332


Historic England is looking for a motivated junior front-end developer to join the team. Collectively we have a passion to create digital experiences that users just love. We want to evolve our offer to increasingly inspire and motivate our users, for them to be ever more engaged with us and with heritage. This is a fantastic opportunity to expand your skills and experience.

As the public body that champion`s England`s historic environment, we help people understand, value and care for a diverse range of cultural records from the stone-age to the contemporary. We also continue to support English Heritage through a shared services agreement, as they manage a range of historic places across the country as a charity.

Working as part of a team including an experienced front end developer, UX, designers and back-end developers you will help manage the interaction between the back-end of the website and the user. In this excellent development opportunity, you will work together with the Front-end Developer to implement all front-end interfaces from the main design layout to implementing animations and managing media.

We are looking for someone with skills in HTML and CSS, and ideally some experience with SASS and JavaScript, to a dynamic team of web designers and back-end developers. With prior experience of working in a web development role, you will have the ability to deliver working software swiftly and some knowledge of mobile first and responsive design principles. Based in Swindon for 12 months we can offer a truly enjoyable challenge and a fantastic learning experience in an empowered agile environment with a fun team of smart, curious and self-motivated individuals working on real and valuable products.

Joining us you will continue your own development, working alongside colleagues that believe that continuously developing their expertise is central to their success. We can also offer a wide benefits package including a competitive pension scheme, 28 days holiday, corporate discounts, free entry into English Heritage sites as well as the flexibility in your working day that creates a strong work-life balance

Ajay Kant at TMP Worldwide will be managing the recruitment of this role, so please apply (CV & Covering Letter) or find out more information by emailing

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