Fantastic opportunity to join a growing agency as a web developer. This is an ON-SITE role in Hillsboro Providing accurate timing estimates on work.
As a Front End Developer you’ll also be responsible for;
Contributing to documentation (instructional, pitch and technical specification)
Train other non-technical staff particularly designers.
Contributing to the company development standards working closely with the Head of Development or Technical Director.
Discussing technical solutions with clients and providing innovative new ideas to solutions.
Maintaining a high awareness of industry issues and trends, particularly in regard to accessibility, usability, and emerging technologies, and keep team members informed as appropriate, with a view to incorporating these in future projects and staying ahead of the market and position yourself and the company as a digital specialist.
Constantly seeking to develop yourself by learning new technologies and keeping abreast of your markets developments.
Skills and experience necessary for this role: Excellent HTML, XHTML, CSS programming skills
Coding valid XHTML and CSS mark-up
Command of responsive design and best practices
Developing cross-browser and cross-platform compatible solutions
Experience with basic PHP techniques and MySQL configuration
Experience with jQuery
Experience integrating with server-side code to produce dynamic pages (Sitecore preferred)
Excitement about emerging web technologies such as HTML5 and CSS3
Good understanding of SEO
Experience working with version control systems such as SVN
Some experience in AJAX techniques (aware of how it works)
Experience coding email for optimum performance across multiple readers (Eloqua preferred)
Excellent interpersonal and collaboration skills
Ability to work quickly and accurately on a large number of small projects
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
Strong attention to detail and ability to manage projects to tight deadlines
If this feels like a great fit for you and you're looking to join a strong agency in a contract to hire role, apply now!