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Front End Developer

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Our agency client is looking for a web developer that brings strong analytical skills, solution-oriented development knowledge, and a collaborative attitude that seeks to enable great creative with groundbreaking technology. He or she collaborates closely with the team's development leads, back-end developers, web strategists, the user experience team, the creative team, and project and account managers to translate creative visions into functional applications. This is an excellent opportunity to work with one of Seattle's most respected digital agencies!

Start: May 27th
End: 6-8 weeks from start (possibility of being extended)
Location: Onsite, downtown Seattle
Commitment: 40 hours a week


Essential Functions

Programs online, mobile-capable, and/or desktop user interfaces for a variety of platforms
Implements tracking and measurement technology on developed applications
Implements performance and search engine optimization best practices


Job Skills

Outstanding skills and proven expertise in the following areas:
HTML/CSS development and best practices (advanced, expert preferred), HTML5/CSS3 a plus JavaScript development and best practices, including commonly used libraries (jQuery, Backbone, etc.)
Responsive and/or Adaptive Web Design experience required
Experience on enterprise applications preferred
Ability to understand the scope, budget, and timeline of projects and be able to communicate effectively to ensure smooth delivery.
Ability to understand the client’s web design requirements and to verbally communicate them to the rest of the team
Knowledge of website optimization best practices
Proven ability to work with standard graphics management packages such as Adobe Photoshop, as well as serve as a consultative resource for designers and user experience architects on the feasibility of interface designs (expert)

The following “intangibles” are a huge plus in candidate selection:
Excellent technical troubleshooting skills
Conceptual understanding and proficiency in various CMS tools
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to build and maintain cooperative relationships with clients and peers
The ability to deal with constantly changing priorities and deadlines
Excellent time management and teamwork skills
Ability to follow technical specifications and production processes

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