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Front End Web Developer1

  • Company: Lamu Software
  • Deadline: Sunday 30th September 2012
  • Location: Nairobi
Job Description

We are looking to hire a full time front end web developer to join our team immediately. Our offices are at Langata Link in Hardy, near the Giraffe Center.



- Write cross browser, standards compliant HTML and CSS

- Organise and maintain content across a portfolio of sites by working directly with clients and partners


The successful candidate will have:

- Excellent, W3C Standards compliant (X)HTML and CSS knowledge and experience

- Experience with Javascript and jQuery

- Knowledge of User Interface best practices

- Great attention to detail

- Preference to working as part of a team


Extra consideration will be given to a candidate with:

- Experience working with version control systems (Mercurial)

- Talent to expand the role into designing layouts

- A true dislike of Joomla


Candidates who meet the required criteria will be interviewed via Skype text chat. Shortlisted candidates will then be asked to come in for a face to face interview and a 4-6 hour test to create HTML/ CSS from a Photoshop document using a text editor.

How to apply

Send resume and links to recent work and/ or porfolio to