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This position will be ultimately responsible for all aspects of front-end code that renders the user experience. Under the guidance of the Front-end Development Manager, you will work closely with fellow developers, producers and designers to bridge all creative and technical aspects of a project. As such, we’re looking for those rare hybrids—folks who possess first-rate technical chops and a fundamental understanding of design (an eye for aesthetic detail, motion design and systems thinking).
Main duties and responsibilities:
Develop high-performance, reliable and maintainable front-end code to realize complex visual designs and interactions while staying true to the creative vision
Participate in project estimation, technical planning on projects from definition phase through implementation
Lead the conversations in evolving our front end code architecture and coding design patterns
Establish and maintain a collaborative code review process
Participate in early stages of concept development and brainstorming
Be a technical expert in discussions with internal teams and external agencies
Proactively share industry trends and tools with fellow developers
Develop and maintain coding frameworks and internal tools using both front-end and back-end technologies
Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 5 years of front-end development experience on large-scale or web application platforms (in lieu of a degree we require a minimum of 8 years of experience).
Excellent conceptual, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills with an understanding of visual design principles and ability to adhere to complex visual design specifications during implementation.
Knowledge of accessibility coding techniques and modular web development practices.
A working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite Software
Experience with Macintosh, Windows, and Linux environments
Deep understanding of browser and platform compatibility issues
Must possess exceptional communication and documentation skills, with a strong knowledge of the software development.
Experience with agile development techniques, version control software, and code release systems
Demonstrated ability to accurately estimate and scope development work?
Experience in pixel-perfect and responsive design development.
Web analytics implementation experience (Omniture, Google Analytics) a plus
Back-end programming and database experience (PHP, MYSQL, Java, Ruby) a plus
3D and animation programming experience (in Adobe Flash, ActionScript and Unity3D) a plus.
Must be highly organized, committed to a team environment, culturally sensitive, and maintain a professional demeanor at all times
If you are interested in this position please call or email me. Also please feel free to refer me someone in your network who you feel this may be a fit please do send me there contact info. I will pay you a referral fee if I am able to place them.
Lester Cummings / Senior Recruiter
Starpoint Solutions /Creative & Digital Solutions
Phone: 212-238-0898| Fax: 212.791.1503