Front End Developer

Westlake, TX
Job Terms:
Depending on Experience
posted by:
Laura Toller

Job Description:

Our Fortune 500 client's cutting edge web development team is looking for an experienced Front End / User Interface Web Developer who is passionate about creating and maintaining award-winning websites. If you are current with today's web trends, standards and techniques. If you thrive on taking initiative and have excellent problem-solving skills. If you want to work in a fast-paced, innovative company and you want to work in a creative and inspiring environment, read on… 

What We Need from You: 
• 2+ years of experience developing standards-based websites using valid, semantic markup for structure and CSS for layout 
• Thorough knowledge of responsive and adaptive website development trends (and an understanding of which approach best suits a given challenge), popular CSS style layouts and scripting 
• Detail-oriented work ethic with strong commitment to code quality 
• Strong working knowledge of XHTML, CSS and Javascript 
• Comfortable working with AJAX and REST APIs 
• Experience working with Grunt or Gulp JS task runners 
• Capable of working with a version control system (SVN or git) in a team-based setting 
• Ability to set up a PHP + MySQL localhost environment for active development and testing 
• Working knowledge of PHP-based CMS products (object-oriented PHP experience a plus) 
• Talent for debugging Javascript and CSS layout issues 
• Ability to drive tasks to completion and take ownership of projects 
• Strong written and verbal communication skills 
• Ability to provide realistic ballpark estimates on project tasks 

What We Offer in Return: 
• Work with THE BEST developers, programmers, and designers in the hotel/hospitality space 
• Learn, collaborate and work within a technical environment where the sky is the limit for your talents and innovative thinking 
• Adapt new web technologies to work in a robust, production application environment 
• Create engaging, user-friendly, award-winning websites for our clients
• Enjoy a friendly and collaborative work environment where your skills will be pushed and your ideas will be challenged 

Required Education, Experience & Skills: 
• Bachelor's degree or equivalent. 
• 2+ years of experience developing websites in a team environment 
• Working experience with Javascript task runner 
• Good written and verbal communication skills; ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously. 
• In order to be considered you MUST submit a work portfolio for review. We want to see your talents firsthand.