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Junior Web Developer Job Description

Junior Web Developer job description

As a Junior Web Developer, you will be responsible for the coding, design, and layout of web pages and web applications. You will work with senior developers to create user-friendly websites and web applications that are easy to navigate and visually appealing. In addition, you will be responsible for testing code to ensure that it is compatible with various browsers and devices. As a Junior Web Developer, you should strongly understand HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Additionally, you should be able to work with Adobe Photoshop and other graphic design softwares.
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Junior Web Developer Job Brief

We are looking for a Junior Web Developer responsible for developing and maintaining websites. Your primary focus will be on developing applications and working with technologies such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and PHP. As a Junior Web Developer, you will work in a team with other developers, designers, and project managers. You must take ownership of your projects and ensure they are completed on time and to the highest standard possible.

It is essential that you have excellent communication skills and can work well under pressure. You should also be proactive and able to take the initiative when needed.

Junior Web Developer Responsibilities

Mentioned below are the significant roles and responsibilities of a junior web developer:

  • Creating and maintaining websites;
  • Ensuring that all website content is up to date and accurate;
  • Identifying and repairing any errors or bugs in the website code;
  • Designing and implementing new features and functionality;
  • Working closely with senior developers and other members of the team to ensure smooth collaboration;
  • Adhering to all company coding standards and best practices;
  • Turning audio, video, textual, and graphic elements into web-friendly forms;
  • Identifying and correcting issues with the client's website with user input.

Junior Web Developer Requirements

  • A bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, or a closely related discipline is required.
  • At least two years of experience as a post of a junior web developer is needed.
  • Working knowledge of coding languages like JQuery, JSON, HTML, Python, and Ajax.
  • A thorough grasp of website development fundamentals is required.
  • Excellent planning, logical, and decision-making abilities.
  • A portfolio of your web design projects and assignments.
  • Critical-thinking abilities
  • Workplace flexibility is essential.
  • Expertise in software prototyping & UX design tools.
  • Goal-oriented and time-bound.

An experienced junior web developer is the most beneficial to a company. They have the skills and abilities to take on projects from start to finish. Additionally, they can work with clients to determine their specific needs and then create a custom solution that meets those needs. Junior web developers also have the ability to troubleshoot problems that may arise during the development process.

Why hire a Junior Web Developer using Cutshort?

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