Web (Front End) Developer


Five by Five is an agency where technology is a driving force. We’ve used it to launch Call of Duty releases, send a beer and curry into space and create a world-first involving Google street view. You’re going to be part of that team. Working with clients that range from entertainment and retail to healthcare will give you the scope to flex your creative technological muscle, and you’ll have plenty of lab time to drive innovation and push boundaries. So if you’re a talented web developer with experience of writing robust, high quality, backend code using modern frameworks, ideally in a marcomms/digital agency and are ready for an amazing new challenge, let’s talk.
You’ll have proven experience in:

  • Writing PHP scripts and utilising databases etc to build the full application.
  • Using PHP frameworks such as Laravel and/or Symphony to develop web applications.
  • Writing RESTful and/or SOAP APIs.
  • Linux server and Apache administration.

For bonus points, you’ll have experience with:

  • CakePHP Framework
  • Version control systems like Git and Subversion
  • Jenkins deployment
  • Mobile website development
  • Writing your own reusable libraries and sharing them with the community
  • Object Oriented Design, Design Patterns
  • Consuming APIs, especially Facebook
  • Phonegap or Appcelerator Titanium
  • Automated testing and documentation tools
  • CSS3 animations, transitions etc
  • Canvas and SVG
  • SASS, Compass
  • Responsive design

If you would like to apply, or want any more information, please get in touch with fran.badland@fivebyfiveuk.com

Rich Media Developer


A proven background in developing rich media adverts and expandables, experience of MediaMind and DoubleClick and a substantial understanding of AS2/AS3 coding. If this sounds like you, then we’ve got the perfect place for you to push some serious boundaries.

Here at Five by Five we produce groundbreaking, jaw-dropping digital campaigns for international names such as Activision, Bungie and Ubisoft. It’ll be up to you to develop rich media online advertising creative formats to spec, primarily in Flash, and for multiple languages in a broad range of formats and content types. This will include animation, video, data capture, dynamic content and user interaction across desktop, mobile and out of home advertising placements.

Along with the above, you’ll need solid animation skills, a sound grasp of video-editing apps and a strong knowledge of After Effects, Premiere and video encoders. All of which will be demonstrated in an impressive online portfolio. A top class commitment to getting every campaign up-and-running on schedule will also be essential.

Interested? Contact Fran in HR: fran.badland@lawtoncommsgroup.com