Front - End Developer

Digital Evolution   •  

Pittsburgh, PA

Less than 5 years

Posted 268 days ago

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Overview

DEG is seeking a talented front-end developer to collaborate with and contribute to dynamic team building solutions (like this and this). Great opportunity to work with a top-notch team building responsive user interfaces across a variety of technologies. Fun, best-idea-wins culture that caters to the aggressive learner who wants to have influence.

 

Considered one of the best jobs in the company, team members are heavily involved in shaping the industry, having spoken on various topics at SXSW, HTML5 Dev Conf, and CSS Dev Conf as well as authoring industry leading books. Our Front-end developers must be self-motivated, have a discerning eye in regards to quality and tuned in to emerging practices. Read more about our team or visit our github page for more information:

 

  • There and Back Again: Returning to Real Front-End Code
  • DEG UI Ecosystem
  • DEGJS
  • DEG Github Organization

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Write modular and maintainable HTML, CSS, and Javascript for mid to large scale websites
  • Clearly communicate technical concepts to project teams to help deliver high quality design, business, and strategic outcomes
  • Be an active member of the front-end team and help improve team skills, tools, and processes
  • Provide project level estimates and maintain an awareness of the budget throughout the project lifecycle
  • Assess design direction/business requirements for feasibility and possible implementation and performance issues
  • Maintain design integrity across various screens, devices, and CMS use cases
  • Manage time effectively to meet deadlines and commitments

 

Qualifications

 

  • 1-5 years of demonstrated, professional front-end experience
  • The ability to collaborate across teams & build professional relationships with managers, peers, and stakeholders
  • A willingness to continually learn diverse technologies, techniques and front-end topics
  • Excellent knowledge of HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript and can develop performant and maintainable front-end solutions
  • A working knowledge of browser/client discrepancies and supported features
  • Experience in modular web design, preferably Atomic Design and Pattern Lab
  • An interest in sharing your contributions and teaching others through team meetings, code reviews, blogging, and presenting
  • Knowledge of website performance considerations and performance tooling
  • Experience with CSS preprocessors
  • Working knowledge of pure Javascript without a heavy reliance on libraries and frameworks
  • Familiarity with an Ecommerce platform, including Commerce Cloud (Demandware) or Magento
  • Familiarity with Content Management Systems, including Umbraco or Sitecore

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