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Front End Developer

Shyft Careers

Front End Developer

Lancaster, PA
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    <strong></strong><p>Our client is looking for an experienced Front End Web Developer to join their team here in Lancaster, PA. The Front End Web Developer is a key team member working closely with our clients, strategists, interactive and creative teams to design and develop cutting-edge websites and application prototypes, using modern web compliance standards with a heavy focus on User Experience design. </p><p>The right candidate for this position will have experience with the following projects and technologies:</p><ul><li>WordPress Blog and CMS Customizations.</li><li>Familiar use of WordPress Plugins such as ACF, CF7 and etc.</li><li>Creating Custom WordPress Templates.</li><li>eCommerce Website Development (WooCommerce is a PLUS!).</li><li>Search Engine Optimization.</li><li>Web Application Skinning.</li><li>Responsive Website Design.</li><li>Mobile Website Design.</li><li>Mobile App Development is a PLUS!</li><li>Multi-Device Development.</li><li>Website & Email Coding, Website Maintenance, and Website Modification.<br /></li></ul><p>We are looking for an experienced candidate to add to our high level team. This is a challenging, rewarding, high energy position with an excellent opportunity for career and personal growth.</p><p><strong>RESPONSIBILITIES </strong></p><p><strong></strong>The Front End Web Developer will have: </p><ul><li>High level of knowledge of website coding with a heavy focus on User Interaction and User Experience.</li><li>Hands-on experience with database building, modification, form creation and other application development is highly desirable, however not required.</li><li>Ability to use front end web technologies such as HTML5 and CSS3, SCSS/SASS, Susy/Foundation/Bootstrap frameworks</li><li>Understanding of Javascript, jQuery Libraries, velocity and GSAP. </li><li>Understanding of Ajax or other dynamic scripting models.</li><li>Experience with Responsive Design and Mobile Website Development.</li><li>Advanced level knowledge with WordPress.</li><li>Ability to work within defined timelines based on internal project milestones.</li><li>Maintain familiarity with, and adhere to, brand style and site framework guidelines per company’s creative and User Experience teams and documentation.</li><li>Document and communicate project updates to internal Account Management teams.</li><li>Work with strategy team to ensure web specifications, requirements, and timelines are met.</li></ul><ul><li>Experience and understanding of working in multiple server side programming languages including PHP is a plus. <ul><li>Use of internet for research purposes, as well as a thorough understanding of browser limitations and cross-browser compatibility issues.</li><li>Live-text and image based HTML emails & campaign deployment.</li><li>Experience utilizing version control system. (i.e. git, svn)</li><li>eCommerce Platform experience such as WooCommerce is a plus.</li></ul></li><li>Ability to get jobs done quickly and accurately with minimum supervision.</li></ul><p><strong>REQUIREMENTS</strong></p><p>The ideal candidate for the Front End Web Developer position will have:</p><ul><li>A Bachelor's degree in related discipline <em>preferred, </em>plus a minimum of 3-5 years experience as a Web Designer or Developer.</li><li>Work experience within an agency setting is a plus.</li><li>Professional proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, Coding Editors (or IDEs) and Microsoft Office.</li><li>Advanced HTML Production (translation of Photoshop files to HTML).</li><li>Experience with Content Management Systems and eCommerce shopping cart software, payment gateways and database integration a plus.</li></ul>