Front End Developer

Job No: GMHBA194
Location: Geelong

Front-End Web Developer

  • A fantastic full-time role based in Geelong, with lots of variety where you get to work on multiple brands
  • Be part of a fun, progressive, innovative team in agile environment
  • Join a company passionate about making a difference to the Health of Victorians



GMHBA is an Australian not for profit health insurance and care company with more than 80 years’ experience. We are Australia’s leading regionally based health and care company with more than 230,000 members. Through our personalised approach and exceptional customer service, we put the health and wellbeing of our members and communities first.


About the Digital Delivery Team 

 We are a small high achieving passionate team of 5 who are highly collaborative, share ideas, try new stuff, learn from each other and have fun.


About the opportunity

Due to organisational growth, we are looking for an expert who can overlay their knowledge, lift the team’s capability and help the Digital Delivery Team become, even more high performing. The primary purpose of this role is to work with and internal business units to design and develop solutions for digital presence. The Digital Delivery team works with GMHBA limited businesses to develop digital experiences to achieve vision and growth objectives.


About you

 To be successful in the role ideally your skills and experience will include; 

  • Three to five years + experience in front end development in a commercial environment, either agency or client-side, working with JavaScript, jQuery, Ajax, CCS, and HTML
  • Experience working to wireframes and mock-ups to develop cross-browser and cross-device web interfaces
  • Experience working to W3C and WCAG web standards
  • Strong UI development experience

Highly Desirable

  • Experience with JS frameworks such as Backbone
  • Experience with graphics editor such as Adobe Photoshop
  • Experience working with responsive design frameworks such as Bootstrap
  • Experience with CSS and HTML pre-processors (e.g. SASS, LESS, Grunt)
  • Experience working within an Agile / Scrum-based development environment
  • Experience working with Umbraco or a similar .NET-based Content Management System
  • Experience working with version control systems such as GIT
  • Working knowledge of ASP.Net

 What we offer

  • Discounted Health Insurance for you and your family
  • Employee assistance program to enhance your emotional, mental and general psychological wellbeing so you can overcome challenges, increase coping and enhance your work and personal life
  • Community volunteering opportunities as giving back is part of the culture at GMHBA our staff are excited to make a positive impact on the health of the communities that we serve
  • Ongoing training & development at GMHBA we believe in lifelong learning and encourage our staff to continually grow are develop skills to succeed and further their career, including the Web Directions Conferences
  • Health information seminars to help you improve your health and wellbeing
  • A tailored induction program for all new employees that sets you up for success from day 1 and supports you throughout the first 6 months
  • A Reward & Recognition program and annual staff functions and other fun activities to celebrate our successes
  • Staff wellbeing initiatives, including an active Social Club with a variety of fun events and special deals
  • Flexible working arrangements GMHBA understand that it’s important to achieve balance between work, family and social commitments


Let’s get started?  

To download the position description, click here  For a confidential discussion about this opportunity, contact Christine Shaw, Talent Acquisition Specialist on 5202 9206

 Applications close Sunday 24th September 2017




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