Web Design and Development Jobs - D3R D3R is a young dynamic agency, specialising in exciting and technically challenging projects. We have a relaxed and informal studio environment with good coffee and good music. http://d3r.com/careers Copyright D3R Ltd 2018 Web Design and Development Jobs - D3R http://d3r.com/images/d3r-logo-rss.gif http://d3r.com/careers 144 60 Senior UI/UX Designer Senior UI/UX Designer <p>We are looking for a senior level UI/UX Designer to join an expanding team in our London Vauxhall office and help create exceptional and engaging user experiences for our range of respected brands within the e-commerce, luxury hospitality, travel and drinks sectors.</p> <p>This role is ideally suited to experienced designers who want to get stuck into exciting challenges and own projects from start to finish. The right candidate will have an impressive portfolio and at least 5 years demonstrable experience working on the full project lifecycle from initial brief to completion. You should also have good time management and organisation skills, and have experience of liaising with clients directly.<br /> <br /> <strong>This role requires:</strong></p> <ul> <li>Creating engaging, responsive designs across a wide range of client sectors</li> <li>Ensuring UI/UX best practices are applied and followed throughout the design process</li> <li>Highly skilled with Sketch and Adobe CC</li> <li>Proficiency in wire-framing/prototyping - InVision experience preferred</li> <li>Solid understanding of HTML5/CSS3</li> <li>Working closely with developers to ensure designs are implemented to the highest standard</li> <li>Presenting your work internally and to clients in a friendly, confident manner</li> <li>Interpreting client requirements and producing detailed creative briefs</li> <li>Contributing to the creative culture of the agency</li> </ul> <p>In return, we can offer a competitive salary and a number of perks, including:</p> <p>- Shiny new MacBook<br /> - Flexible core working hours<br /> - Dental cover<br /> - Cycle to work scheme<br /> - Employee reward scheme offering discounts across a huge range of goods &amp; services<br /> - Weekly team lunches &amp; regular company-wide social events</p> full-time D3R Ltd D3R, Unit V305 Vox Studios, 1-45 Durham St London SE11 5AP http://d3r.com/careers/senior-ui-ux-designer d3r-news-item-27 Sun, 01 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 2018-07-01 2018-09-30 D3R, Unit V305 Vox Studios, 1-45 Durham St London SE11 5AP 60000 negotiable OJP27 Internet Any UX Lead - London UX Lead - London <p>Due to the continuing success of our business, we are looking to make a key appointment and bring in an experienced UX lead to further enhance our team. We're looking for someone with the confidence to influence and advise clients and team mates on all aspects of User Experience, drawing on their expertise and excellent interpersonal skills to do so. You'll be the recognised UX expert in our team surrounded by smart, highly-capable team mates in a friendly, collaborative environment.</p> <p><strong>Key responsibilities:</strong><br /> <br /> Understand how best to meet the needs of our customers through UX research, competitor benchmarking, data and analytics.<br /> Apply structured thinking to problems to create elegant user experiences which balance user needs, business goals and technical requirements.<br /> Work closely with customers and colleagues to deliver optimal user experiences across the websites and applications we create.<br /> Communicate ideas through user flows, wire-frames and prototypes to support cross-disciplinary team collaboration in developing a solution.<br /> Collaborate closely with UI Designers to develop a Design Pattern Library and define a standardized Style Guide.<br /> Create engaging, compelling and well-structured presentations of recommendations backed up by evidence.<br /> Mentor less experienced team members and support their growth.<br /> <br /> <strong>What would make a successful UX Lead at D3R?</strong><br /> <br /> You have worked in a client faced UX role on new build projects as well as providing audits and recommendations for existing sites for at least 4 years.<br /> You are engaging and persuasive with excellent verbal and written communication skills that you enjoy using to explain concepts and rationale, helping you to influence and win people over.<br /> You have a strong portfolio showcasing your experience of UX design across customer facing and administrative systems especially e-commerce websites.<br /> You're a team player.<br /> You have a real talent for creating simple solutions to complex problems.<br /> You believe in gathering evidence/data to support the recommendations you make.<br /> <br /> You also have relevant knowledge and experience in the following areas:<br /> <br /> * User-centred design principles<br /> * Information and visual design best practices<br /> * Google analytics and other behavioral tools<br /> * Understanding target audience personas, needs and motivations<br /> * Experience with InVision and Sketch<br /> <br /> The successful UX candidate will be offered:<br /> <br /> * Competitive salary, negotiable for the right candidate<br /> * Flexible working hours<br /> * Company pension, dental cover, Perk Box benefits and weekly team lunches<br /> * Opportunities for training and ongoing professional development<br /> * An excellent working environment with a friendly, highly professional team who are very good at what they do</p> full-time D3R Ltd D3R, Unit V305 Vox Studios, 1-45 Durham St London SE11 5AP http://d3r.com/careers/ux-lead d3r-news-item-31 Fri, 01 Jun 2018 00:00:00 +0100 2018-06-01 2018-09-30 D3R, Unit V305 Vox Studios, 1-45 Durham St London SE11 5AP -37 negotiable OJP31 Internet Any PHP Developer - London PHP Developer - London <p>Our London team is growing. We've recently moved to the lovely Vox Studios in Vauxhall and are looking for talented PHP Developers to join us on our adventure in the capital.</p> <p>We're looking for someone to join our <strong>London</strong> team and create wonderful websites for both new and existing clients in ecommerce, hospitality and beyond.</p> <p>D3R was founded by developers and still over three quarters of our team are technical. You won't find anyone pressuring you to "just make it work" because we know that's not how to write great code or do Good Work. We care about how our sites are built as much as how they look.</p> <hr /> <p>We don't expect you to know everything already, but here are some of the skills we hope you have or are trying to acquire:</p> <ul> <li>You have a track record of <strong>getting things done</strong> and can show us some work you're <strong>proud</strong> of.</li> <li>You feel at home in modern <strong>object-oriented PHP</strong> using PHP 7+ and how to apply those principles to solve complex problems.</li> <li>You're familiar with <strong>MySQL</strong> (or another SQL flavour) and how to write queries and design a sensible database schema.</li> <li>You're enthusiastic about new web technologies and love learning about how and when to use them (and when not to).</li> <li>You have a solid understanding of <strong>Composer</strong> and how to manage your PHP dependencies.</li> <li>You have experience with at least one of the big PHP <strong>frameworks</strong>.</li> <li>You can complement your back end skills with a good knowledge of <strong>HTML</strong>, <strong>CSS</strong> and <strong>JavaScript</strong>. We are always looking for good developers, wherever they fall on the front/back end scale.</li> <li>Working with <strong>git</strong> (and <strong>GitHub)</strong> is second nature to you by now.</li> <li>Talking to clients is something you are comfortable with or happy to learn. We don't have a project management layer so good <strong>communication</strong> skills are important.</li> </ul> <hr /> <p>There are some other areas that would be real bonus and help push someone up that "dependent upon experience" scale:</p> <ul> <li><strong>Unit testing</strong> is second nature to you and, ideally, you also have some experience with automated testing and continuous integration.</li> <li>Your <strong>front end skills</strong> are strong. You know your way around <strong>jQuery</strong> and use CSS preprocessors (we like <strong>SASS</strong>) and front-end build tools (we like <strong>Gulp.js</strong>) in your workflow.</li> <li>Alternatively, you can bring some <strong>DevOps</strong> skills to the table. We use <strong>Debian</strong> and <strong>Puppet</strong> and are always on the lookout for careful experienced heads to help us manage our infrstructure.</li> <li><span style="font-size: 1em;">You're familiar with what affects web</span> <strong style="font-size: 1em;">performance</strong> <span style="font-size: 1em;">and how to measure it</span><span style="font-size: 1em;">.</span></li> <li>You've got strong <strong>JavaScript</strong> skills. If you've done some more serious JavaScript development with tools like <strong>React</strong>, that would be even better.</li> <li> <p>You have used Zend Framework 1 in the past and understand its strengths and shortfalls.</p> </li> <li>You're up to date with and enthusiastic about PHP standards, familiar with the <strong style="font-size: 1em;">PHP-FIG</strong> and corresponding <strong>PSR</strong>s.</li> <li>You have experience with the wider stack. For us that means <strong style="font-size: 1em;">NGINX</strong><span style= "font-size: 1em;">,</span> <strong style= "font-size: 1em;">Redis</strong><span style= "font-size: 1em;">,</span> <strong style= "font-size: 1em;">MariaDB</strong><span style= "font-size: 1em;">,</span> <strong style= "font-size: 1em;">AMQP</strong><span style= "font-size: 1em;">.</span></li> <li>Experience with <strong>ElasticSearch</strong> and its idiosyncrasies. We're using this more and more.</li> <li>You've worked on <strong>eCommerce</strong> and can show us some examples of where you've handles the scary end of actually taking people's money.</li> <li>Integrating with <strong>APIs</strong> is an area where you have a lot of experience and have learnt a few of the lessons. This could be for payment gateways, booking engines, ERP solutions etc.</li> <li>You've been exposed to Cloud technologies - in particular <strong>Amazon Web Services.</strong></li> </ul> <hr /> <p>Our studio is in <strong>Vauxhall</strong> and we are pretty flexible about start and end times.</p> <p>We provide everyone with a <strong>MacBook Pro</strong>, <strong>breakfast</strong> and an employee <strong>perks</strong> scheme. We also organise weekly <strong>team lunches</strong> here in London and <strong>monthly gatherings</strong> with our sister office in Chichester.</p> <p>You'll also get access to <strong>dental care</strong>, a <strong>pension</strong>, a <strong>cycle to work</strong> scheme and a <strong><a href="https://teamtreehouse.com" target= "_blank">Treehouse</a></strong> account for improving your skills.</p> <hr /> <p>You can see a sample of the kind of work we do in <a href= "/our-work">our portfolio</a> but here are a few more hidden projects we've worked on:</p> <ul> <li>We optimised <a href="https://www.monicavinader.com" target= "_blank">Monica Vinader's</a> entire supply chain management process, building a complete inventory management system capable of handling everything from supplier ordering / invoicing, stock receipts, inventory tracking &amp; pricing - all integrated with the front end web shop as well as a barcode scanning app developed for use in their warehouse.</li> <li>EPOS functionality for <a href="http://loaf.com" target= "_blank">Loaf</a>, utilising web technology and the existing e-commerce platform to handle in-store sales.</li> <li>An iPad based system for Sipsmith's 100 Martinis events where customers choose and order cocktails from their table.</li> <li>An engraving tool, again for Monica Vinader, that allows users to customise jewellery with text and doodles using HTML5 Canvas.</li> <li>A WebGL rendering engine to create beautiful 3D visualisations of cyclists' GPS tracks for <a href="http://www.loopieroute.com/" target="_blank">Loopie</a>.</li> <li>For boutique hotel specialist Mr &amp; Mrs Smith, we built a complete hotel booking and availability system managing rooms, rates, offers, cancellation policies, invoicing, and accounting. This included the creation of a portal to allow hoteliers to manage pricing/availability/arrival lists and reconciliation. After an extensive period of consultation with hoteliers and usability testing, the system is now being used by over 700 hotels from around the world.</li> </ul> <hr /> <p>If this sounds like you, apply below and come have a chat with us about the work you've been doing.</p> <p>D3R is an equal opportunities employer and actively welcomes applications from anyone (except recruitment agencies) especially encouraging those from underrepresented groups in the web industry.</p> full-time D3R Ltd Vauxhall, London http://d3r.com/careers/php-developer-london d3r-news-item-8 Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0100 2016-09-22 1970-01-01 Vauxhall, London 60000 negotiable OJP8 Internet Any PHP Developer - Chichester PHP Developer - Chichester <p>Our team is growing and we are looking for talented PHP developers to join us in creating work we can be proud of.</p> <p>We're looking for someone to join our <strong>Chichester</strong> team and create wonderful websites for both new and existing clients in ecommerce, hospitality and beyond.</p> <p>D3R was founded by developers and still over three quarters of our team are technical. You won't find anyone pressuring you to "just make it work" because we know that's not how you write great code or do Good Work. We care about how our sites are built as much as how they look.</p> <hr /> <p>We don't expect you to know everything already, but here are some of the skills we hope you have or are nearly there with:</p> <ul> <li>You have a track record of <strong>getting things done</strong> and can show us some work you're <strong>proud</strong> of.</li> <li>You feel at home in modern <strong>object-oriented PHP</strong> using PHP 5.6 or 7 and how to apply those principles to solve complex problems.</li> <li>You're familiar with <strong>MySQL</strong> (or another SQL flavour) and how to write complex queries and design a sensible database schema.</li> <li>You're enthusiastic about new web technologies and love learning about how and when to use them (and when not to).</li> <li>You have a solid understanding of <strong>Composer</strong> and how to manage your PHP dependencies.</li> <li>You have experience with at least one of the big PHP <strong>frameworks</strong>.</li> <li>You can complement your back end skills with a good knowledge of <strong>HTML</strong>, <strong>CSS</strong> and <strong>JavaScript</strong>. We are always looking for good developers, wherever they fall on the front/back end scale.</li> <li>Working with <strong>git</strong> (and <strong>GitHub)</strong> is second nature to you by now.</li> <li>Talking to clients is something you are comfortable with. We don't have a project management layer so good <strong>communication</strong> skills are important.</li> </ul> <hr /> <p>There are some other areas that would be real bonus and help push someone up that "dependent upon experience" scale:</p> <ul> <li><strong>Unit testing</strong> is second nature to you and, ideally, you also have some experience with automated testing and continuous integration.</li> <li>Your <strong>front end skills</strong> are strong. You know your way around <strong>jQuery</strong> and use CSS preprocessors (we like <strong>SASS</strong>) and front-end build tools (we like <strong>Gulp.js</strong>) in your workflow.</li> <li>Alternatively, you can bring some <strong>sysadmin</strong> skills to the table. We use <strong>Debian</strong> and <strong>Puppet</strong> and are always on the lookout for careful experienced heads to help us manage our infrstructure.</li> <li><span style="font-size: 1em;">You're familiar with what affects web</span> <strong style="font-size: 1em;">performance</strong> <span style="font-size: 1em;">and how to measure it</span><span style="font-size: 1em;">.</span></li> <li>You've got strong <strong>JavaScript</strong> skills. If you've done some more serious JavaScript development with tools like <strong>React</strong>, that would be even better.</li> <li> <p>You have used Zend Framework 1 in the past and understand its strengths and shortfalls.</p> </li> <li>You're up to date with and enthusiastic about PHP standards, familiar with the <strong style="font-size: 1em;">PHP-FIG</strong> and corresponding <strong>PSR</strong>s.</li> <li>You have experience with the wider stack. For us that means <strong style="font-size: 1em;">NGINX</strong><span style= "font-size: 1em;">,</span> <strong style= "font-size: 1em;">Redis</strong><span style= "font-size: 1em;">,</span> <strong style= "font-size: 1em;">MariaDB</strong><span style= "font-size: 1em;">,</span> <strong style= "font-size: 1em;">AMQP</strong><span style= "font-size: 1em;">.</span></li> <li>Experience with <strong>ElasticSearch</strong>. We're using this more and more.</li> <li>You've worked on <strong>ecommerce</strong> and can show us some examples of where you've worked on the scary end of actually taking people's money.</li> <li>Integrating with <strong>APIs</strong> is an area where you have a lot of experience and have learnt a few of the lessons. This could be for payment gateways, booking engines, ERP solutions etc.</li> <li>You've been exposed to Cloud technologies - in particular <strong>Amazon Web Services.</strong></li> </ul> <hr /> <p>Our head office is on <strong>East Street</strong> in <strong>Chichester</strong> and we are pretty flexible about start and end times.</p> <p>We provide everyone with a <strong>MacBook Pro</strong>, <strong>breakfast</strong> and an employee <strong>perks</strong> scheme. We also organise weekly <strong>team lunches</strong> here in Chichester and <strong>monthly gatherings</strong> when our sister office in London come to visit.</p> <p>You also get access to <strong>dental care</strong>, a <strong>pension</strong>, a <strong>cycle to work</strong> scheme and a <strong><a href="https://teamtreehouse.com" target= "_blank">Treehouse</a></strong> account for improving your skills.</p> <hr /> <p>You can see a sample of the kind of work we do in <a href= "/our-work">our portfolio</a> but here are a few more hidden projects we've worked on:</p> <ul> <li>We optimised <a href="https://www.monicavinader.com" target= "_blank">Monica Vinader's</a> entire supply chain management process, building a complete inventory management system capable of handling everything from supplier ordering / invoicing, stock receipts, inventory tracking &amp; pricing - all integrated with the front end web shop as well as a barcode scanning app developed for use in their warehouse.</li> <li>EPOS functionality for <a href="http://loaf.com" target= "_blank">Loaf</a>, utilising web technology and the existing e-commerce platform to handle in-store sales.</li> <li>An iPad based system for Sipsmith's 100 Martinis events where customers choose and order cocktails from their table.</li> <li>An engraving tool, again for Monica Vinader that allows users to customise jewellery with text and doodles using HTML5 Canvas.</li> <li>A WebGL rendering engine to create beautiful 3D visualisations of cyclists' GPS tracks.</li> <li>For boutique hotel specialist Mr &amp; Mrs Smith, we built a complete hotel booking and availability system managing rooms, rates, offers, cancellation policies, invoicing, and accounting. This included the creation of a portal to allow hoteliers to manage pricing/availability/arrival lists and reconciliation. After an extensive period of consultation with hoteliers and usability testing, the system is now being used by over 700 hotels from around the world.</li> </ul> full-time D3R Ltd D3R Ltd, 52A East Street, Chichester, PO19 1JG, United Kingdom http://d3r.com/careers/php-developer d3r-news-item-1 Tue, 26 Jul 2016 00:00:00 +0100 2016-07-26 1970-01-01 D3R Ltd, 52A East Street, Chichester, PO19 1JG, United Kingdom 50000 negotiable OJP1 Internet Any