This is an opportunity to be part of an established growing company, where you, your work and your ideas are valued. Work with amazing people on interesting projects and help to shape the future of Laser Red.

Role Details:

Salary – £30k – 35k pa (DOE) + performance bonuses for hitting targets.

Work where you want, remote, in our Lincoln or Grimsby office or a mixture of both. As long as you’re productive, comfortable and safe we don’t mind.

This is a full-time position (min 35 hours per week) but we’re flexible on the working times, start/end.

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You’ll need the following skills:

  • Proficient with HTML, CSS and JS and familiar with preprocessors such as SASS and LESS
  • A sharp eye for detail, we like our builds to be pixel perfect
  • Understanding of build processes, such as Webpack and Gulp
  • Familiarity with version control and platforms such as GitHub
  • Experience with WordPress – building custom themes and plugins
  • The drive to be constantly improving the performance and structure of your code
  • An understanding of current accessibility guidelines and to be able to detect what is and isn’t accessible
  • Ability to look back at your work objectively and stress test
  • Comfortable with working on live and unmanaged server environments (via the command line)
  • Able to write good documentation for the work you have produced
  • Up to date with best practices and to be able to advise the rest of the team on these
  • Good written/vocal communication skills both internally and to our clients
  • To be able to work to set and adhere to deadlines

Bonus skills:

  • CSS Framework experience, preferably Tailwind
  • Laravel experience
  • A base understanding of Magento
  • Understanding of eCommerce platforms
  • Familiar with Adobe Suite, such as XD and Photoshop
  • Previous agency experience

General skills:

  • A good understanding of office software, in particular G Suite
  • Excellent organisation skills to keep yourself on track
  • A balanced approach to our clients and projects, what’s right for them vs what’s right for us
  • Always willing to learn and grow – and knowing when to ask for help
  • A positive attitude, no mood hoovers!

What you’ll be working on:

  • Front-end development on new and exciting websites/applications for our clients in a variety of platforms
  • Adding to existing builds, for example refreshing styles, adding new content layouts and improving performance
  • Working closely with our design team to produce stunning visuals and UX and the marketing team to ensure our projects stand out from the crowd
  • Some back-end development (with assistance if needed) such as custom API integrations
  • Aiding our support team to maintain our catalogue of sites
  • Working on some top secret internal projects

Why work here:

  • Advocates of a good work/life balance
  • A personal development plan
  • Access to our internal training systems and software
  • Charity and fundraising activities and support
  • Yearly summer party
  • Amazing Christmas party
  • Reward and recognition scheme
  • End of the year bonus system
  • Progression opportunities
  • Advocates of mental health and professional counselling sessions
  • Bereavement support
  • Flexi-time working
  • Office and Remote working
  • 35 days off each year
  • Paid training days and allowance courses/events/exams
  • Pension scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • New laptop and any required hardware
  • Team activities and other social events
  • Referral scheme
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“Being a developer at Laser Red is a fantastic experience, we work on some exciting projects, with a great team of people and are constantly improving our knowledge and skills.

The team is very supportive, and we all like a good challenge. The development environment you use is up to you, be it Windows (boo), Mac (boo) or Linux (yay).

We’re given time to learn new technologies and improve our understanding of existing ones, projects are collaborative and well organised meaning we have the maximum possible opportunity to do what we do best, write awesome code.”

Joe – Senior Back-end Developer