Junior Front End Developer

Join Wunderman Thompson Commerce and help the most exciting brands create the best online shopping experiences!


Ever been frustrated shopping online? Well, how about being part of a brand new company inspired to defining and delivering the best online experiences around?


Wunderman Thompson Commerce is a new global eCommerce consultancy that applies strategy, technical know-how and outstanding design to make a big impact through eCommerce.


How? By creating outstanding websites and inspired shopper journeys. It’s why we work with some of the most exciting brands around such as GAME, Halfords, Sainsbury’s, Selfridges, Specialized and Ted Baker.


Tell me more! We’re an inclusive group of more than 1350 thinkers and doers from WPP’s leading commerce agencies: Salmon, POSSIBLE Commerce and Gorilla Group alongside two Amazon specialists - all under the world-renowned Wunderman brand. Our reputation is based on having the best the business – people who are inspired yet straight-talking, and who really want to understand not just our clients but their customers. We are passionate about innovation in everything we do, and proud of what our people achieve, empowering and respecting every one of them.


Together, we keep our clients and their customers inspired and ahead through digital, future-ready sites, solutions and services. When our clients win – we win.


With new, state-of-the-art offices in Watford, and two other cool agency offices in Central London, we’ve got 20 locations mapped across Europe, North America and Asia.


As our business grows internationally, we’re seeking new people who share our values and work ethic. We especially want to encourage more women to join, and take a key role in shaping some of the best eCommerce sites and experiences in the world.


We know what you want from your first roles and we offer some of the most exciting opportunities around. What better way than to kickstart your journey with Wunderman Thompson Commerce!


Want to find out more about us? www.wundermanthompsoncommerce.com 


Job title: Junior Front End Developer

Location: Watford

Type of Position: Permanent

Divison/Dept: Customer Experience

Reports to: Project Manager


Key Responsibilities:


This practical role requires someone who is keen to learn web development.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to learn and develop:

•             Modern HTML / CSS development

•             The development lifecycle, including iterative design, page prototypes and bullet-proof HTML/CSS coding

•             An understanding of emerging Internet standards and technologies

•             An exposure to server side technologies and the integration processes




Talented, enthusiastic, focused, eye for detail, professional. Keen to learn and to challenge for smarter ways of doing things; a team player proud of their work who wants to share it. You like working in a fast-paced environment and are ready to inspire outstanding online shopper experiences for consumers and brands, no matter what product, service, sector, device or channel!


You will have a customer-first mindset, with the maturity and initiative to do what it takes keep our clients happy, including some working at client locations. When our clients win – we win!


The techy bit….we need you to be really great at:


•             Interest in learning client side languages such as HTML/XHTML, CSS and JavaScript

•             Great attitude, strong work ethic, excellent communication skills

•             Ability to manage own projects and to work quickly and accurately to tight deadlines

•             Excellent problem solving abilities

•             Interest of the internet and web based applications


If you share our DNA and you are interested in becoming part of the Wunderman family then contact talent@wundermancommerce.com