Front End Web Developer

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We are seeking a Front End Web Developer to join our team! As a central member of the creative and digital services team, they will develop appealing and user-friendly web-based applications using a combination of markup languages to write web pages and provide website maintenance and enhancements; produce functional requirement documents and specifications; and develop end-product matches to provide design mockups. All projects and tasks will be completed in accordance with campaign calendars by working with the appropriate creative, account and internal stakeholders. We are looking for a developer who is excited about emerging web technologies, has a good understanding of web accessibility and usability, and is constantly seeking to learn new technologies and by keeping abreast of market developments.

Key Competencies

  • Emphasis in Front-end website development. Back-end development experience is a plus.
  • Thorough understanding of CMS platforms. Expert knowledge in WordPress and Joomla! is a plus.
  • Ability to create templates/themes from scratch. Create custom modules/plugins/components a plus.
  • Proven experience in responsive or adaptive web development. (Desktop, Tablet, Mobile)
  • Experience in custom email design and development.
  • Experience in e-Commerce is a plus. (Magento and WooCommerce)
  • ’Start-to-finish’ know-how for initial server setup, development and launch to post launch.
  • Perform debugging and cross-browser compatibility on finished products.
  • Strong focus on a good end-user experience
  • Basic knowledge of image authoring tools and the Adobe Creative Suite.

Requirements

  • HTML5 – writing thoughtful, semantic markup
  • PHP – implementing markup within a PHP-based CMS
  • CSS3 – using modern and innovative techniques (experience with preprocessing languages a plus)
  • JavaScript – jQuery or similar libraries
  • MySQL / database knowledge
  • Technically adept with general server maintenance
Location: Grand Rapids, MI
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Apply at: https://lambert-edwards.prismhr-hire.com/job/42591/front-end-web-developer