Front End Web Developer





We are looking for a Front-End Web Developer who is hands on and passionate about building engaging websites, enjoys working with a creative team to create rich user experiences, and has the attention to detail to bring creative ideas to life. While primarily focused on the front-end, understanding of the back end is crucial to the position.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
The essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

Possess an in-depth understanding of HTML5 and CSS3
Basic understanding of CSS pre-processing platforms such as SASS
Understand cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to troubleshoot them.
Possess an understanding of SEO principles
Basic knowledge of image authoring tools (Photoshop) and optimizing images for web
Have some experience utilizing Git.
Familiar with and have a basic understanding of the server scripting language PHP
Have experience with JavaScript and jQuery and able to adjust and develop publicly available libraries to a project’s needs.
Be able to create a whole website and assist in carrying through to deployment
Have the ability to support and maintain existing websites.
Comfortable with WordPress and ability to handle security, updates, tweaks to themes, user management, and ability to troubleshoot breaking changes as a result of any updates.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
High school diploma or equivalent minimum.
BS/BA in Web Design or relevant discipline will be considered an advantage.
Have at least three years of website development experience focused on public-facing websites.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to maintain confidentiality is a must.
Be a driven, positive, self-starter with the ability to thrive and deliver in a fast-paced, innovative, and creative environment.

JOB TYPE:
Full-Time

SCHEDULE:
Mon-Thurs 7am-5pm, with an hour unpaid lunch and Friday 8am-12pm

COMPENSATION:
Based on experience.