Technology is literally changing the world around us and yes, some people tend to focus on why that change is bad – it makes us uncomfortable, it breaks our status quo, it feeds our uncertainty – but at Orchard we choose to see it differently. Technology can make lives better. It can make businesses better, brands better and experiences better. It can be the change we want to see in the world. 

Which is why we, at Orchard, rally around a single purpose: to invent better outcomes through creativity and technology. Those better outcomes can only exist in the context of people irrespective of if we label them users, customers, patients, clients or even staff.

The Opportunity

We’re currently on the lookout for a talented Front End Developer with awesome HTML5 & CSS3 skills to work in our Development team. Your key functions will range from translating UX designed wireframes to HTML/CSS/JS, integration with third party APIs, working on brownfield and green field projects.

Love a challenge? Harness your creativity and turn your greatest ideas into working prototypes and Invent Better with your team in the Orchard Playground.

Essential Skills

Here’s the list to tick off against:

  • TML5, CSS3 (solid)
  • JavaScript (solid)
  • Git
  • Grunt (preferred), Gulp, Webpack
  • CSS pre-processor: Less (preferred)
  • Underscore, Lodash
  • Browser compliance: IE, Firefox, Chrome and mobile devices
  • Responsive CSS framework (Twitter Bootstrap preferred)
  • Integration with third party APIs e.g. Google Maps, Facebook, Instagram
  • SEO (Understanding of SEO compliant markup)
  • Accessibility (WAI-A)
  • HTML 5 banners
  • EDM templates
  • Willingness to learn
  • Ability to solve problems, solution focussed
  • Show a strong commitment to the Company’s core values (Integrity, Collaboration and Curiosity)
  • Embrace and respect the Company’s community &*environmental responsibilities.
  •  Exceptional communication skills
  • Applicants MUST have the right to work within Australia

Desirable Skills

  • RequireJS
  • Angular
  • Experience in mobile hybrid applications (e.g. IONIC, PhoneGap)
  • Canvas, SVG (preferred)

If you feel like this is the right job for you then please email your CV (do people still have CVs?) or LinkedIn profile to [email protected] and we will arrange a chat.

A little about Orchard

We are an independent creative agency who fuse art and technology to invent better outcomes for business and brands. We work with a number of leading client brands such as Electrolux, Asaleo, BT, Zoetis and Bayer to name a few.

Invent Better are two little words that define our big approach. It’s a belief that creative technology solutions are the key to winning in today’s digital age, and it’s a formula that challenges us to engage with our clients in a way that encourages us all to push that little bit further every time.

It’s this passion and approach that has made us one of Australia’s largest independent marketing agencies.

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