Berlin

Web Developer

AKQA Web Developers are inspired by technology and have a passion for creating innovative technical solutions.

As a Web Developer, you will build websites and apps using web and industry best practices. You will provide accessible solutions whatever the device or input method. You will trail blaze new and innovative solutions using the latest browser-supported technologies, meeting clients’ needs.

You will love working in a team of highly skilled people, all with strong opinions about various technologies, frameworks and approaches to delivery. You will be able to articulate your ideas to your colleagues effectively and will take on board the ideas of others. You will thrive when faced with new challenges and will constantly look to improve clients’ deliverables.

Located in Berlin, Germany, as part of the AKQA team, you will work in an environment that fosters a dynamic and meritocratic culture, surrounded by some of the brightest minds in their fields.

 

ROLE REQUIREMENTS

  • Advanced knowledge of HTML 5, CSS, and web standards
  • Experience of using object-oriented programming principles that apply to JavaScript
  • Understanding of JavaScript design patterns, including the Model-View-Controller and Observer patterns
  • Able to produce JavaScript unit tests and have an understanding of BDD/TDD
  • Experience of building websites using best practice techniques such as mobile-first, responsive design, progressive enhancement
  • Experience working with Continuous Integration servers
  • Experience of graphic rendering using the HTML5 Canvas API
  • Experience with modern JS frameworks (e.g. React)
  • Git (GitHub link a plus)

 

QUALITIES AND CHARACTERISTICS

  • A practical problem-solver, who explores both innovative and pragmatic solutions depending on the challenge
  • Personable presentation skills
  • Ensure a collaborative ‘One Team’ approach of both client and AKQA representatives
  • Experience of leading a small development team to produce a complex website or app

 

AKQA is an Equal Opportunities Employer, we believe that diversity is vital to AKQA’s ability to provide our clients with the best recommendations and are committed to fostering a varied and inclusive work environment. Your race, colour, ancestry, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability or veteran status have no bearing on our hiring decisions. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

Apply

This job post is no longer open to applicants.

Web Developer — Berlin

Apply

AKQA’s continued progression and innovation for our clients rests on our ability to attract, develop and retain the finest talent. We put particular emphasis on the following qualities: Adventurousness, Imagination, Passion, Leadership, Flexibility and Conscientiousness. In 100 words or less please express how you have demonstrated each of the qualities.

100 words left

100 words left

100 words left

100 words left

100 words left

100 words left

Personal Details
Maximum file size 4MB

Sending your application

Our apologies, there was a problem. Please try again or contact careers@akqa.com.

If your application and qualifications meet the requirements of any of our current open positions, you will be contacted for an interview.

We cannot respond individually to all candidates who apply to AKQA, but again we thank you for your interest.

If you have submitted your application in error, or do not want AKQA to hold your data, please contact: yourdata@akqa.com

Sincerely,

AKQA People team