Front-End Developer (Wordpress, Drupal)

Front-End Development Team

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We want to welcome a motivated Front-End Developer who can quickly build trust in forming human-friendly experiences for our existing clients. Someone who has a deep source of technical knowledge in HTML / CSS, with strong experience creating responsive web solutions. We’re looking for someone with a capacity to acquire new skills and frequently seeks out alternative solutions and techniques to enhance what we create.

Responsibilities

  • Convert designs from PSD/Sketch to HTML & CSS with a focus on responsive web

  • Build creative solutions in a range of CMS platforms (Drupal, Wordpress, etc.)

  • Produce semantic markup

  • Extensive browser testing across multiple browsers/devices and operating systems

  • Put users first in every decision you make

  • Consider user-experience across multiple devices

  • Think through and build to performance and accessibility challenges

  • Stay on top of industry trends and techniques and share them with your colleagues

  • Test new approaches to understand benefits and determine project fit

  • Independently carry out the tone and vision of the design when needed

  • Use modular approach for css development (BEM/SMACSS)

  • Use CSS preprocessors like Sass

  • Use Task managers like Grunt or Gulp

  • Ultimately, help us Humanize the Web while delivering an excellent client experience

Qualifications

  • Strong skills in HTML and CSS building cross browser compatibility (including Sass)

  • Understand Javascript (JS expertise even better but you should have some experience and are excited to learn more)

  • Experience building in a range of Content Management Systems (strong Drupal and/or Wordpress experience preferred)

  • E-commerce experience is nice to have but not required

  • Bonus points for experience with Rails / PHP and working with large and complex content sites (ie. Higher ed, government, large corporations, etc.)

  • Good understanding of usability and user-experience best practices

  • Good understanding of accessibility best practices

  • An understanding of or direct experience with user testing

  • Experience with GIT

Process

Introduce yourself to us!  Tell us about projects you’ve been a part of, what clients you’ve worked with, and where you’ve seen greatest success in the past.  Also, what are you passionate about, where do you want your career to go, and why you think we are a good match for each other? While you're at it, check out our Front-end Dev Wiki here: http://domain7.github.io/dev-wiki/ and give us your thoughts here: https://github.com/domain7/dev-wiki

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