Digital

Freelance
07-06-2018
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Job# 29576 BH# 355184
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Jr. Front End Developer - start next week

Our client, a full service ad agency on the westside has an immediate need for a Jr. Front End Developer. This is an ongoing position onsite that starts as soon as Tuesday of next week.

The applicant must have a strong working knowledge of the latest HTML, CSS, and JavaScript techniques for use in a variety of custom marketing executions.

The ideal developer should have experience using digital marketing platforms like Salesforce Marketing Cloud.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop and modify responsive email and email templates
  • Assist in development of custom landing pages and microsites to support email and traditional marketing campaigns
  • Solid understanding of IA/UI standards and trends across all devices and platforms
  • Ensured adherence to industry regulatory guidelines and internal development standards.
  • Partner closely with in-house designers, provide counsel on best practices for email layouts and formatting
  • Design, code, test, debug and document projects according to the functional requirements 
  • Develop, maintain and support programs/tools for internal and external clients
  • Analyze, diagnose, and resolve errors related to their applications
  • Provide ad hoc reporting and analysis as required
  • Investigate operational or systematic problems and user queries as required
  • Follow all department standards and methodologies
  • Communicate effectively and clearly, in writing and orally, both in one-on-one and in group presentation situations
  • An ability to develop innovative client side interfaces using web standards
  • Understand SEO best practices and implementation
  • An understanding of modern (table-less) front-end coding as well as table-based coding with inline styles
  • Deep understanding of all current browsers/email clients and their idiosyncrasies (IE, Firefox, Safari, Chrome, Outlook, Gmail is a big plus)
  • An ability to effectively work with creative team to translate visual designs and content into functional interfaces for clients

 Requirements:

  • 1-3 years programming experience
    • Bachelor’s degree in CS or related preferred, not required
    • 1+ years email-specific development experience a plus
  • Strong HTML, CSS, and JavaScript coding
    • Experience with .NET development is a plus
  • Experience working in Content Management Systems (CMS)
    • Experience with QA tools such as Litmus or Email on Acid a plus
    • Experience with Email Service Providers (ESPs) such Salesforce Marketing Cloud/ExactTarget, Campaign Monitor, MailChimp) is preferred
  • Proven experience with modern web standards and cross-browser compatibility
  • Photoshop proficiency required to manipulate assets
    • General understanding of layout and user interface design is nice to have
  • Detail oriented, organized, and the ability to meet deadlines while working several projects simultaneously
  • Strong verbal and written communication
  • Self-motivated, a natural problem-solver, and a good communicator with a demonstrated ability to oversee multiple projects simultaneously and work collaboratively in a team environment

Send your resume today!