Music Gateway Are Hiring! – UI/UX Developer


Written by Mary Woodcock

01 July 2019

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Music Gateway Are Hiring! – UI/UX Developer

Are you a developer looking for something new to sink your teeth into? Here is your opportunity to see the behind the scenes of Music Gateway and put your skills to the test! We are looking to expand our technical team with an enthusiastic Junior UI, UX Developer who has a passion for combining the art of design with the art of programming. A passion for front-end development is a must along with the desire to achieve good design, usability, accessibility, performance, and mobile/responsive web pages.

If you haven’t heard of us before, we’re a market leading, SaaS product for the music and creative industries. The platform educates the independent music market in standard business practices whilst offering a wide range of tools & opportunities to help individuals and companies succeed including major clients such as Universal, BMG, Redbull and more.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create world-class products and experiences that make people’s lives simply better
  • Increase the number of users regularly interacting with the products through ease of use
  • Development of new user-facing features and improvement of existing features
  • Translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual and responsive UI components
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Cooperation with the back-end developers

The ideal candidate should demonstrate a good understanding of working in an office environment with the ability to be self-motivated, self-managed and highly organised. The role will also give the successful candidate the opportunity to make a huge impact on the UI & UX design for a leading music industry SAAS product as well as cross train using in-demand technologies like Laravel and Vue.

UI, UX developer programming skills

Personal Attributes:

  • Great communicator
  • Passionate about their work and self-development
  • Appreciative of the value of time and uses it effectively

Design Skills and Knowledge:

  • Strong eye for design and finishing touches
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong understanding of User Experience best practices

Programming Skills and Knowledge:

  • HTML
  • CSS (SASS, SCSS & LESS)
  • Responsive CSS frameworks (Semantic UI, Bulma or Bootstrap)
  • Javascript, Jquery
  • Demonstrable web development skills with a strong portfolio
  • Smarty PHP / Blade or other templating
  • GIT

Advantageous traits and knowledge:

  • Understanding of sales funnels / commercial awareness
  • Knockout JS (we’re migrating away from this)
  • Vue / React (we’re migrating to Vue)
  • OOP PHP MVC
  • Laravel (we’re migrating to Laravel)
  • SAAS experience
  • E-commerce experience
  • Any other programming/design experience
  • Hobby projects/side hustles
  • Interest in the music industry

To apply for this UI,UX developer opportunity: Please send us your CV and further details about yourself to jobs@musicgateway.com or have a look at our jobs board!


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