These job descriptions are examples. Looking for work?

Find JobsFind Jobs

Front End Developer

0 people like this description

Agency client seeking a driven and dynamic front end developer to join their growing New York team of development specialists. Looking for someone who can markup and style a site to match a designer’s board, quickly and with sensitivity to cross-browser compatibility issues. Candidate also needs solid javascript skills and an ability to rapidly prototype new concepts. Qualified candidates must have a portfolio of websites with sophisticated style and user interaction. The candidate should be energetic, inventive, collaborative, dedicated, and detail-oriented. This is a temp-to-perm opportunity.

Agency is focused on building websites and digital out of home (DOOH), but is often tasked with prototyping visualizations, and theming or skinning social media properties.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
-Markup and style websites to match Photoshop or Illustrator files
-Use Javascript to create rich, data driven interactive experiences, including maps, data visualizations, and casual games
-Write high quality CSS, with or without the use of a preprocessor
-Using AJAX calls and/or JSON to retrieve content from APIs and CMS systems
-Embed and customize web video players, including standard video tags, and Youtube embeds
-Accurately estimate the time needed to complete a task
-Fix QA issues and browser incompatibilities as they are reported
-Reuse code and collaborate with other developers to deliver within budget
-Diligent time management and reporting

Required Experience and Skills:
-Solid fluency in Javascript, CSS, and HTML
-Node for server side Javascript development
-Mobile and responsive design
-Familiarity with the following: Tumblr, Wordpress, Squarespace, YouTube brand channels
-Social media APIs (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Vine)
-Working knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator, sufficient to prep assets
-Solid understanding of GIT
-Finger on the pulse of up-and-coming JavaScript frameworks and libraries
-Excellent communication skills

Desired Experience and Skills:
-Javascript frameworks like Backbone, Angular, and React
-Grunt, gulp, SASS, and other tooling / preprocessors
-Familiarity with Bootstrap or Foundation
-Basic understanding of Linux / Apache administration
-Familiarity with AEM or other enterprise-level CMS systems

These job descriptions are examples. Looking for work?

Find JobsFind Jobs