Front End Developer / Brand Technologist

Seattle, WA
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posted by:
Rob Young

Job Description:

Aquent is partnering with an amazing client to identify UI Engineer/Front End Developer for their creative team. This person will be serving as the Brand Technologist for the team.

This client is a high-tech company, a scientific laboratory, and a nationally recognized brand all in one that reaches tens of millions of consumers. They are a passionate and entrepreneurial team that embraces bold ideas, fosters collaboration and delivers great consumer experiences.

What You Bring:
You have a background in digital, geek out about the latest technologies, and believe that no digital experience is perfect unless it delights customers in ways they never knew were important – but now can’t live without. You have an exuberant passion for the power of strategic design and an “anything’s possible” mindset. You’re proud of your work, your skill, your experience and your expertise. You’re not cynical, inflexible, or only about your portfolio and you want to be part of something great.

What you’ll do:
• Advocate and be the voice of our customer in our UiE development process
• Utilize Lean and Agile methodologies to deliver elegant and delightful customer experiences for national businesses that serve tens of millions of customers:
• Collaborate on UX strategy for prototyping and pilot efforts
• Translate UX and business requirements into elegantly coded solutions
• Work daily in HTML, CSS and Javascript
• Partner with Design, Product and Engineering to turn prototypes into production quality code
• Support teams to help successful integration of front-end assets to back-end/production-level systems
• Write semantic code and evangelize modern development standards
• Mentor and grow a team of talented UiEs
• Develop responsive and adaptive components and libraries
• Effectively communicate technical standards

• Expert knowledge and skills in HTML and CSS.
• Expert knowledge and skills in JavaScript.
• Solid skills in Adobe Creative Suite.
• Strong UX/UI/IA wire framing and site-mapping skill sets
• Strong creative production, multimedia background to be able to bring all things brand marketing to live in the digital space