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We're hiring. Hughes & Co Design currently have the following exciting opportunities to join our small but talented team in Colchester...

Current Vacancies

Web Designer/Front End Developer

We’re looking for a creative and enthusiastic web designer/front end developer to join our ever growing creative and talented team.

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We’re hiring for an exciting new role within our expanding digital team. You will be able to work both independently and within a team of both developers and designers, using various methods of development processes to create brochure websites, e-commerce websites and more.

You must be a self-starter with a keen interest in all thing web and able to deliver results on-time and to schedule. You will be reporting directly to the senior developer.

Role requirements

  • Skills in HTML 5, CSS 3, JavaScript, JQuery
  • A good understanding of responsive website design
  • A good understanding of PHP and MySQL
  • Experience with WordPress development
  • Proficient in at least one of the following: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
  • A keen attention to detail – 1 pixel out matters to us
  • Thorough approach to testing and debugging your work
  • Good timekeeping, and excellent communication skills- verbal and written
  • We are a Mac based studio

Other desirable skills

  • 2+ years experience in the skillset above
  • Helping to scope and plan work
  • Full WordPress theme development
  • WooCommerce and Magento support and development
  • Framework experience such as Bootstrap
  • Experience with cPanel and other web control panel interfaces

If you feel you are suitable for this role and would like to apply to become a part of the Hughes & Co family – just email us at creative@hughesandco.com

Note: We are asking that all applicants complete a small test at interview stage.