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Front End Developer
Ref No.: 17-04757
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 09/13/2016
Title: Front End Developer
Location: NYC
Duration: Long Term Contract
Start Date: ASAP
Interviews tomorrow (5/31): Phone interview in morning, In Person Interview in afternoon

Job Spec:

Responsible for developing user experiences using client-side scripting languages and technologies e.g. HTML5 & CSS3, PHP & MySQL and JavaScript. You will work on the product hands-on to create HTML, CSS, and JavaScript for client facing web application and landing pages and making sure the user interactions and visual design ideas are correctly implemented. You need to have superior user interface skills with strong technical knowledge in current web and mobile development trends. You should also love creating new things and take pride in building out interfaces that delight customers.

Responsibilities will include but will not be limited to:
  • Must be able to demonstrate expert knowledge in design and development trends from tablet, mobile, accessibility, site speed, etc.
  • Must be able to use Photoshop, with detailed pixel-perfect accuracy, implement them into strict, clean, well-structured JS/CSS.
  • Work closely with backend engineers to apply visual design by modifying and adding HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and images on top of and around the code being developed.
  • Apply the best design aesthetics under tight deadlines, while effectively managing trade-offs between business needs and customer benefit.
  • Ensure that web applications work well across browsers and platforms, and advise the team on compatibility issues and tradeoffs.
  • Perform cleanup of visual appearance and interactivity on existing pages to bring them in line with our UI standards and generally ensure that they are attractive and functional.
  • Understand Interaction design and have a passion for usability and cutting edge user experiences. Fluent in mobile responsive design and understand how to effectively maintain media queries.
  • BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, MIS, and/​or demonstrated industry experience on similar successful projects.
  • 3+ years of experience in front-end web development in high traffic, consumer-facing applications.
  • Agency or heavy environment is preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong understanding of W3C best practices, performance, web analytic and SEO techniques
  • Current on emerging technologies and best practices, desire to learn new technologies as they present themselves in the marketplace.
  • Experience with PHP frameworks
  • Familiar with GIT and/or other repositories for version control
If you're interested and qualified, please send your resume to for further consideration.