Javascript/XML Web Developer

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Aquent is currently seeking a Web Developer with XML and Javascript experience to help manage website and other digital projects for one of our largest local clients!

The Front-End Interactive Developer will serve as the primary programmer for the Interactive team. The person in this position is responsible for is for the production, modification and maintenance of interactive projects. He/she will work closely with designers to breathe life into the static designs of a project based on stakeholder requests and direction. Must be familiar with web protocols and markup languages and have a strong understanding of web design issues, including browser usability and cross-platform compatibility. Requires design and troubleshooting skills, as well as an eye for detail. Must be comfortable in both Mac and PC environments. The primary role of this position will be to write front-end code for interactive projects. The Front-End Interactive Developer will take raw design concepts and turn them into reality using industry standard web technologies. Almost everything we do here needs to be translated into multiple languages. That means that everything we do here is XML driven. This requires a familiarity with the process of importing and parsing XML files to populate user interfaces and facilitate a multilingual experience for the end user. While the winning candidate will be working on a number of new interactive projects, he/she will also be relied on to update and maintain existing projects as well. This person will also need to do code reviews of other developers. He/she will test, troubleshoot, and fix front-end code from a variety of sources and mediums. This person will provide accurate estimates for the creation of project timelines. He/she will keep accurate records of their time spent on projects using a project tracking system. The Front-End Interactive Developer will communicate project needs and expectations to team members for the sake of successful project execution and may communicate to the internal clients to manage expectations and keep them aware of current status