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Front End Developer

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Our client is looking for a Front End Developer to join their team! This is a full-time on-site position in Downtown San Diego.

Day-to-day responsibilities include hand-coding front-end prototypes, functional improvements and multivariate pages, as well as working closely with our award-winning design team. Must be able to emulate existing HTML projects and create new ones that seamlessly integrate with existing code. Shopify .liquid experience is a huge plus.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

Translate requirements and mockups into fully functioning websites using HTML/CSS/JS.
Continuously look for ways to improve conversion rates and implement A/B tests.
Rigorously educate yourself with the latest development techniques and best practices.
Clearly communicate solutions to team members and clients both verbally and in written documentation.
Implement new digital technologies or development techniques that help to meet client goals and business objectives.
Ongoing website maintenance including functional changes to eCommerce stores.
REQUIREMENTS

A strong passion for front-end architecture as well as driven attitude towards learning new web technologies.
Excellent ability to convert PSD mockups into interactive digital experiences.
Demonstrated proficiency in hand-coding (no WYSIWYG) HTML using semantic markup, and CSS layout / positioning.
Experience using JS Frameworks (jQuery, MooTools, etc.)
Examples of responsive web design
Solid understanding of cross-browser/platform issues and code solutions.
Excellent time management, problem solving, teamwork, and communication skills.
A PLUS FOR

eCommerce development experience (Shopify, Magento, Volusion, etc.)
Understanding of conversion rate optimization or data-driven product development (analytics, a/b testing, etc.)
Experience developing with prototype frameworks (Bootstrap, Foundation, etc.)
Experience integrating dynamic content solutions with AJAX or API Services.
Familiarity developing with CSS pre-processors (LESS, SASS, etc.)
Knowledge of version control systems (SVN/GitHub etc.)
Versed in agile development and best practices.

Additional "Must Haves":

At least 2+ years solid front end development experience with links to portfolio / github portfolio (my preference is 3+ years and above)
From portfolio samples - demonstrated proficiency translating PSDs into fully functioning websites using HTML/CSS/JS (read doesn't work with just themes)
eCommerce experience, Shopify preferred / ideal (Magento a plus)
Experience using JS Frameworks (jQuery, MooTools, etc.)
Experience developing with prototype frameworks (Bootstrap, Foundation, etc.); experience with version control
Examples of responsive web design (not using pre-coded themes)

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