Front End Web Developer

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Aquent is looking for skilled Front-End Developers for onsite opportunities with premier clients in the Boston Metro area for both short and long-term positions. You’ll be working alongside visual designers, interactive designers and software engineers under the direction of Technical Leads.


4-5 years’ experience developing standards-based, semantic and well-formatted HTML and CSS

3+ years’ experience working with Javascript and Javascript frameworks (jQuery & Prototype Preferred)

Comfortable (and maybe a little uncomfortable!) working with Flash and ActionScript

Experience translating PSD comps and annotated wireframes into flexible, well thought out HTML templates

Solid understanding of cross-browser/platform issues, from IE7 and Firefox 3.5 to all modern browsers

Familiarity with usability guidelines and W3C AAA accessibility standards

Very comfortable with version control concepts and software (specifically SVN)

Comfortable working closely with a UX/IA team

Knowledge of SEO best practices

Effective verbal and written communication skills

Must be available to work on site

This is a general recruitment posting for anticipated needs.

Right at home working within CMS platforms
Hands-on experience with server-side scripting (PHP, Python, etc)