Front End Developer at Wunderman Thompson Commerce, London, £Contract Rate

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  • London, NW1 7QP, UK
  • Jan 16, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Front End Developer required to join our Greater London office.

We are currently seeking a Senior FED Developer to join our AEM team which forms part of the wider Wunderman Thompson Commerce Customer Experience team (covering Creative/UX/UI/Contents/Analytics and Innovation).

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to work for an award-winning, friendly, innovative eCommerce company which prides itself on delivering dynamic high-performance websites.

This project is focused on building a PLP page for our client using Native JavaScript that is integrated with AEM components to deliver an extraordinary online experience


Talented, enthusiastic, focused, eye for detail, professional. Keen to learn and to challenge for smarter ways of doing things; a team player proud of their work who wants to share it. You like working in a fast-paced environment and are ready to inspire outstanding online shopper experiences for consumers and brands, no matter what product, service, sector, device or channel!

You will have a customer-first mindset, with the maturity and initiative to do what it takes keep our clients happy, including some working at client locations. When our clients win - we win!

The techy bit .we need you to be really great at:

  • Mastery of hand-coded XHTML, CSS and JavaScript adhering to W3C coding standards. Table-free layouts; semantic mark-up; standards enthusiast.
  • Strong working knowledge of Agile Software Architectures and working in an Agile environment
  • Experience of using CSS stylesheet languages (SASS) and libraries such as Bootstrap/Foundation
  • Excellent problem-solving ability
  • Good understanding/awareness of Usability, Accessibility, Cross Browser issues
  • The candidate must have excellent communication skills and capability to interact directly with the customer (show and tells/requirement analysis sessions/retrospectives etc)

If you know some of this even better!

  • Experience in the following frameworks related to AEM would be desirable: Sightly, Sling Models and WCM Use API.
  • AEM Certification

Wunderman Thompson Commerce is a new global eCommerce consultancy that applies strategy, technical know-how and outstanding design to make a big impact through eCommerce.

How? By creating outstanding websites and inspired shopper journeys. It's why we work with some of the most exciting brands around such as GAME, Halfords, Sainsbury's, Selfridges, Specialized and Ted Baker.

Tell me more! We're an inclusive group of more than 1350 thinkers and doers from WPP's leading commerce agencies: Salmon, POSSIBLE Commerce and Gorilla Group alongside two Amazon specialists - all under the world-renowned Wunderman brand. Our reputation is based on having the best the business - people who are inspired yet straight-talking, and who really want to understand not just our clients but their customers. We are passionate about innovation in everything we do, and proud of what our people achieve, empowering and respecting every one of them.

Together, we keep our clients and their customers inspired and ahead through digital, future-ready sites, solutions and services. When our clients win - we win.

With new, state-of-the-art offices in Watford, and two other cool agency offices in Central London, we've got 20 locations mapped across Europe, North America and Asia.

As our business grows internationally, we're seeking new people who share our values and work ethic. We especially want to encourage more women to join, and take a key role in shaping some of the best eCommerce sites and experiences in the world.