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The Role

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Front End development Team Lead to join us in Gloucester, to lead the team of UI/UX Developers and take hands-on responsibility for the design, development and maintenance of the front end interfaces of the systems that power the Fasthosts business.

Your UI/UX team is a highly skilled team of UX Design and Front End Development experts who have complete responsibility for the company's user interfaces including pre-sales websites, customer control panels and shops.

You will work closely with the development teams in the business in delivering project and product developments. This means providing outstanding UX concepts, wireframes and designs as well as owning the delivery of the finished websites and webpages inline with the project team's delivery processes.

You will also work with the Sales and Marketing teams to deliver all needed changes to the Fasthosts pre-sales websites. You will ensure effective processes are in place to deliver rapid, iterative changes to these interfaces to ensure responsiveness to market conditions and commercial optimization in our shop front websites.

Additionally, you will own the technology standards and approach in the company's website technologies ensuring architecture and technology decisions align to modern standards and deliver a robust basis for performant, maintainable and extensible websites.

What experience do I need?

The Frontend Team Leader will have experience in a comparable role or will be an experienced UX/Design/Frontend developer professional with proven leadership skills.

Essential:

  • Prior experience leading a website UX/design/development team or other relevant leadership experience
  • Prior commercial experience in a UX, design or front end development role
  • Experience of the design tools within the Adobe Suite
  • Experience of leading developments with front end technologies (HTML, CSS, Sass, JS)
  • Deep understanding of mobile design and development approaches, and how you would tailor your designs to accommodate users on a wide range of devices
  • Experience and understanding of UI/UX design principles & patterns.
  • Experience of modern web design and delivery methodologies/processes
  • Excellent communication, presentation and negotiation skills
  • Knowledge of frameworks like Vue, React or Angular
  • Genuine passion for all things creative, keeps up to date with design trends

Advantageous:

  • Experience in a Web Hosting, Cloud or SaaS business
  • Experience managing user interfaces that work within Cloud Native architectures
  • Deep understanding of the technology involved to maximize website ranking and conversion in an eCommerce environment

Anything else to know?

In addition to a supporting and collaborative work environment, we acknowledge that there is more to work than, well work! We offer a comprehensive benefits package to support your health, mental wellbeing and work/life balance. We also encourage individual growth and development with tailored development plans to grow your personal and professional development within the company.
Benefits include (but by no means are limited to):

  • 27 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Private healthcare and Life assurance
  • Employee assistance programmes
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free parking close to our offices in a vibrant city centre location
  • Free soft drinks, fruit and excellent coffee available in our multiple break rooms

And of course the fun stuff! When you spend so much time with your colleagues we want to make sure you have the benefit of social events, summer and Christmas parties, fitness groups, running teams, and many more.

Interested?

Put in your application now for consideration and don’t hesitate to reach out if you want to learn more.

If your application is suitable a member of the recruitment team will reach out to you for an initial call and let you know what to expect next.

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