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Front End Digital Platform Developer
  • Employer: Lincolnshire County Council
  • Reference: LCC/20/133052
  • Published: Wed 09/09/2020, 16:30 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 20/09/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £28,672 - £32,234
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Lincoln, Lincolnshire

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Front End Digital Platform Developer

These are exciting times at Lincolnshire County Council. We are undertaking a major programme of work to reshape how we deliver our services. We want to improve digital interaction and encourage people to self-serve more effectively. This means we need to make our websites and services simple to use for both staff and customers.

That is why we are searching for an enthusiastic and dedicated Front End Digital Platform Developer to join our Digital Communications Team.

Your job will be to design, test and build front end interfaces and work with system integrations that make our services easy to use and accessible for both public and internal websites using the low-code JADU Continuum platform. 

The ideal candidate will have:

  • knowledge of HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript 
  • experience of front end platform development (JSON, PHP, Twig)
  • knowledge of RESTful APIs/web services
  • an understanding of web standards and build accessible websites 
  • passion to creating a great user experience
  • an understanding of the needs of our customers

We will help you to develop expert knowledge of the Jadu platform and help to build and progress the current programme of work. 

This role is part of a team that is responsible for managing and improving the council’s digital services. You will need to need to be a dynamic team person with excellent communication skills and a commitment to continually improving services.

If you want to help us deliver a better experience for users and better business outcomes for the council, we would love to hear from you.

The authority is one of the largest county councils in the UK and we are ambitious for both the residents of our county and the people who work here. We care about our staff, It's important to us that you have an excellent work/life balance and the opportunity to further develop your knowledge and skills in a supportive Local Authority setting. 

We are offering a competitive salary of £27,905 - £31,371, along with a pension, a comprehensive benefits package including excellent discount schemes, cycle to work, civil service sports council membership and many areas for professional support and development.

If this sounds like the role for you, then please read through the full Job Description, to help you do the best application possible, before clicking apply!  Please ensure that your covering letter/personal statement clearly details why you applied and how you meet the essential criteria for the position.

If you would like to know more about Lincolnshire County Council and our current vacancies then click the following link: .  If you would like an open and informal discussion regards this role then please contact Barnaby Banks at

Applications Close on 20/09/2020 and interviews will be held in early October.