Front End Developer, Marketing

Apollo Education Group   •  

Phoenix, AZ

Industry: Education

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Not Specified years

Posted 53 days ago

Overview

A Marketing Front End Developer develops final creative output for marketing materials, such as websites, mobile, web-based applications. The individual also builds engaging and effective user experiences for our cutting-edge web-based platforms and products. A Marketing Front End Developer researches technical front-end issues and provides recommendations to enhance front-end usability, consistency, performance and maintainability.

Responsibilities

  • Develop new user-facing features and/or modify existing features to increase functionality and provide optimal customer experience in all interactions; finalize layouts and create web ready assets for digital media including websites, mobile sites, and web-based applications.
  • Develop website components and user interfaces; optimize final files to meet optimization requirements; maintain University brand standards in all production; produce consistent presentation across all browser platforms.
  • Build clean, accurate HTML components and pages, coded for responsive design; troubleshoot and correct HTML issues.
  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to ensure output ready files meet final production requirements; troubleshoot issues, including technology and coding issues as necessary.
  • Partner with Marketing Analytics and Digital Marketing managers to analyze usage data and traffic patterns to inform design decisions and page optimizations.
  • Perform other duties as assigned or apparent.

Qualifications

Basic Requirements:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Visual Web Design, Graphic Design, Information Science, Computer Science or related field and two (2) years of experience as a web developer or designer in a web and production environment, using design and prototyping tools like OmniGraffle, Axure, Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator similar tools
-OR- Associates Degree and a five (5) years of experience.

Additional Qualifications:
• Intermediate to advanced skills in CMS systems using JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3; and UX and responsive design
• Experience integrating with Content Management Systems such as Adobe Experience Manager (AEM)
• Experience with agile software development methodologies (Scrum, Kanban)
• Excellent organizational skills, including strong file management skills
• Thorough knowledge of principles and guidelines of interactive design, information architecture and usability
• Knowledge of principles of design, including: layout, typography, color, balance, composition and current design trends
• Visual design experience
• Excellent oral and written communication skills to effectively interact with business and software development teams
• Ability to manage multiple projects and work well in a multi-disciplinary team environment
• Strong problem-solving skills, self-motivated, flexible, detail-oriented

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