CD Media trading as Finsbury Media is expanding its tech team in our new Bulgarian office to help support the UK business. We are fun, fast-growing company with lots of career opportunities. Currently we are looking for a Senior Web Developer to join us at our Sofia office.
The perfect candidate will be working with various aspects of website creation, from the coding element to ensuring a site is responsive and optimised for search engines. Typical tasks that you will be involved with include developing website layouts, updating sites with changes or new information, and working with other teams in the agency to create concepts and strategies. This role is well-suited to creative people with an aptitude for technology, computers, and problem-solving abilities.
Speaking with Clients
A key part of a senior web designer’s duties is speaking with clients and team members to discuss the needs of the site or project and to create a plan of what’s required. This involves ideation and strategy as well as a good understanding of the clients’ brand and goals. Therefore a professional level of verbal and written English is essential.
Create and Test Sites
Working from project briefs and concepts, you will have to create and test applications to ensure that they’re working effectively and meet the demands of the client. This involves checking that the site is responsive, fixing any bugs or faults, and checking the site on different browsers to assess potential usability issues.
Part of this role involves writing programming code to build the website and alter the design. This involves staying up-to-date with the latest coding developments and changes, utilising new technology to streamline the process, and adhering to best practices.
Skills and Qualifications
You should have strong interpersonal skills, be able to explain complex technical information in an easy-to-follow way, and be able to find creative solutions to project briefs. Typically, we require a bachelor’s degree in web design or a similar field, along with previous experience of web design and the following abilities:
•Technical Support – overseeing the technical web strategy at all stages and provide advice and support where you can
•Problem Solving – When issues arise, your duty will be to identify and resolve the problem, including providing clear and concise explanations to other colleagues or clients
•Search Engine Optimization – A large part of any web-based role is to optimize it for search engines, so you will have a strong understanding of the fundamentals of SEO and how to put it to best use on web pages
•Creativity – You should have a creative mindset and ability to come up with unique and interesting ideas for projects or layouts
Tools of the Trade
Our Senior web designer is expected to have a good understanding of:
•Adobe Software – (Photoshop, Illustrator)
Excellent monthly payment and remuneration package
22 days paid holiday
Career advance & learning opportunities in a positive and stimulating environment
A friendly international team who will support you every step of the way and will provide you with their know-how.
X- Box available to master your gaming skills
If you believe you meet our requirements and you are excited by this position, we would love to hear from you.