Front-end Developer

Overview
Our client is seeking a front-end developer to help with content delivery. They are seeking someone who is passionate about improving the user experience of government through content products. You will work with the Content Products and Leadership team to:
 
  • help develop and implement a content hub that will enable the client guidance products to be published on a ‘create once publish everywhere’ basis
  • work with the interaction designer and technical lead to build features for Style Manual
  • make accessibility fixes to Style Manual
  • help with testing and troubleshooting.
 
Essential criteria
 
  • Experience developing GovCMS (Saas) and Drupal 8 including:
  • SASS, JavaScript and associated frameworks
  • PHP and Twig
  • NPM, Docker, GitLab and associated tool chains. You must demonstrate experience delivering innovative solutions to content problems within the limitations of a GovCMS SaaS environment.
  • An understanding of content hubs and experience delivering multi-channel publishing, including:
  • content modelling for create once, publish everywhere (COPE) strategies
  • implementing schemas, structured data, and metadata
  • publishing and consuming public and private APIs
  • integrating government content and data with 3rd party private and community-generated content.
  • An understanding of SEO best practices, including structuring data for search, voice and AI.
  • Familiarity with WCAG 2.1 AA and the ability to implement expert recommendations to improve site accessibility across devices, understanding of mobile-first responsive development and familiarity with the Australian Government Design System.
  • The ability to work at pace within an agile, multidisciplinary team
 
Desirable criteria
 
  • An understanding of content strategy, modelling, types and templates.
  • The ability to translate the language of content strategy and modelling into technical contexts and back again.
 
If you are interested in this role, please APPLY NOW, for any questions contact Thelma on Thelma.ban@ignite co.com or (02) 6113 7547
12/01/2021
Canberra (Canberra)
Contract
I.T. & T
BH-358901
Thelma Ban
Overview
Our client is seeking a front-end developer to help with content delivery. They are seeking someone who is passionate about improving the user experience of government through content products. You will work with the Content Products and Leadership team to:
 
  • help develop and implement a content hub that will enable the client guidance products to be published on a ‘create once publish everywhere’ basis
  • work with the interaction designer and technical lead to build features for Style Manual
  • make accessibility fixes to Style Manual
  • help with testing and troubleshooting.
 
Essential criteria
 
  • Experience developing GovCMS (Saas) and Drupal 8 including:
  • SASS, JavaScript and associated frameworks
  • PHP and Twig
  • NPM, Docker, GitLab and associated tool chains. You must demonstrate experience delivering innovative solutions to content problems within the limitations of a GovCMS SaaS environment.
  • An understanding of content hubs and experience delivering multi-channel publishing, including:
  • content modelling for create once, publish everywhere (COPE) strategies
  • implementing schemas, structured data, and metadata
  • publishing and consuming public and private APIs
  • integrating government content and data with 3rd party private and community-generated content.
  • An understanding of SEO best practices, including structuring data for search, voice and AI.
  • Familiarity with WCAG 2.1 AA and the ability to implement expert recommendations to improve site accessibility across devices, understanding of mobile-first responsive development and familiarity with the Australian Government Design System.
  • The ability to work at pace within an agile, multidisciplinary team
 
Desirable criteria
 
  • An understanding of content strategy, modelling, types and templates.
  • The ability to translate the language of content strategy and modelling into technical contexts and back again.
 
If you are interested in this role, please APPLY NOW, for any questions contact Thelma on Thelma.ban@ignite co.com or (02) 6113 7547
12/01/2021
Canberra (Canberra)
Contract
I.T. & T
BH-358901
Thelma Ban