Front End Developer
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Front End Developer
Ref No.: 17-07070
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 08/04/2017
Title: Front End Developer
Location: Downtown Chicago
Type: Full Time/ Direct Hire
Start: ASAP
 
Your duties would include the following:
  • Developing new landing pages / microsites
  • Translate graphic designs into beautiful, highly functional webpages
  • Troubleshooting technical issues with all client sites. This could mean resolving indexation issues, increasing a site's loading speed, among other problems.
  • Communicate with a variety of departments during the development process (Client Services, SEO, Paid Media, Graphic Design)
  • Set up analytics / goal tracking through tools like Google Analytics & Google Tag Manager
  • Implement web development best practices into our campaigns. As we take on new clients, we'd love for you to help us adhere to web development best practices.
 
The position requires a candidate who is goal-oriented, possesses exceptional attention to detail, and has strong communication skills.
 
REQUIRED PROFESSIONAL COMPETENCIES
 
  • Passion for web development and good design
  • 3+ years of experience with the following: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery
  • Working knowledge of PHP, REACT, Angular, Amber, Backbone
  • CMS Experience: Mastery of WordPress, Working knowledge of Drupal & Magento
  • Graphic design experience. You should be comfortable with the principles of good web design. We'd love to see a graphic design portfolio, if you have one.
  • Experience with Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
  • Outstanding ability to think creatively, strategically and identify and resolve problems
  • Ability to effectively communicate web development issues and details to clients and team members with little to no development knowledge
  • Attention to detail and the ability to effectively multi-task in a deadline driven atmosphere
  • Ability to work across several clients and multitask effectively
  • Ability to clearly and effectively articulate thoughts and points
  • High levels of integrity, autonomy, and self-motivation
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and time management skills  
 
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
  • BA or BS in Computer Science or Related Field
  • 3-4 years of experience web development