Senior Front End Web Developer

Chicago, IL (Remote)

Contract

Contact Mary at mnugent@forbestc.com

 

 

 

Responsibilities:

• Responsible for building ‘client-side’ web application development.

• Translate our company and customer needs into functional and appealing interactive applications.

• Use markup languages like HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to create user-friendly cross-browser / cross-platform web applications.

• Optimize applications for maximum speed.

• Design and implement responsive features.

• Collaborate with back-end developers and web designers to improve usability and meet product stakeholder requirements.

• Create quality mockups and prototypes as needed. Help back-end developers with coding and troubleshooting.

• Ensure high quality graphic standards and brand consistency.

• Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies.

 

 

 

Required experience:

• 8+ years’ experience

• Proven work experience as a Front-end developer

• Hands on experience with markup languages

• Hands on experience with JavaScript, CSS and jQuery

• Familiarity with cross-browser, cross-platform testing and debugging

• In-depth understanding of the entire web development process (design, development and deployment)

• Understanding of layout aesthetics

• Knowledge of SEO principles

• Familiarity with software like Adobe Suite, Photoshop and content management systems

• An ability to perform well in a fast-paced environment

• Strong sense of ownership and accountability with a commitment to delivering quality outcomes that balance technical and business goals

• Broad web and digital knowledge, an aptitude for troubleshooting and problem solving as well as mentoring/guiding other members of the team

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Ability to establish goals and set clear expectations, prioritize activities, and follow through to completion

 

 

 

Contact:

Mary Nugent

Senior Recruiting Consultant

Chicago, IL

mnugent@forbestc.com

To apply for this job email your details to mnugent@forbestc.com