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Senior Interactive Developer

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Mar 26, 2018

New York,

Permanent

Agent: Vincent S.

Job #: 130676

Salary: 90-100K

Job Description

We are looking for a Senior Interactive Developer who is dedicated to delivering interactive marketing projects across our organization. You will collaborate daily with other developers, producers, designers, and marketers to develop concepts and bring interactive experiences and messages to life through clean, semantic markup. This role is technical and requires strong HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, MySQL, and node.js. 

 

Responsibilities

  • Working with designers to bring experiences to life, nailing the details of microsites, banner ads, social media campaigns and all other interactive marketing materials across browsers and devices
  • Architect and implement expert front-end solutions making key decisions on Javascript architecture, CSS strategy, HTML5/CSS3 degradation, web fonts, social networking integration, html best practices and responsive design
  • Ability to utilize web portals to set up, test and deploy marketing collateral
  • Optimizing images, CSS, and JavaScript to maximize site speed and performance
  • Enhancing, updating, and maintaining existing web properties as needed, all under minimal supervision
  • Thinking on your feet and being up for a daily challenge
  • Ability to explain sensitive and complicated issues such as graceful degradation / cross-browser compatibility to other non-technical teams such as account and production 
  • Accurately predict time lines, be able to stick to them and react quickly to change.  Ability to "own" a project by helping to identify missing pieces and solutions, while managing your own time and working independently as well as part of a collaborative team
     

Qualifications and Skills

  • 4+ years of experience in web development
  • Strong problem solving skills and high standards for usability
  • Understanding of responsive design as well as best practices for mobile & touch devices
  • Strong skills in clean, semantic HTML5, CSS3 and JS markup
  • Experience in creating HTML5 banners and social media content 
  • Familiarity with CSS preprocessors like Sass or LESS
  • A deep understanding of JavaScript libraries such as jQuery and/or Greensock JS
  • Comfortable developing in a server side language, such as PHP, Python, Ruby, Java, JavaScript, and/or .Net
  • Deep understanding on utilizing third party APIs via Javascript
  • Familiarity with GIT version control concepts
  • Knowledge of and desire to use modern web standards
  • Ability to create cross-browser code
  • Motivated, passionate, collaborative, team-oriented, and hungry to learn
  • An online portfolio that showcases recent work is required. Applications missing this requirement will not be considered

 

We’d Love To See

  • General understanding of Adobe Photoshop CC 
  • Ability to utilize JavaScript frameworks like AngularJS, React, or Ember etc., and JS-based build tools like Grunt, Gulp, and Bower
  • Experience with database technologies like MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL, and MongoDB.
  • A working knowledge of web server technologies like Node.js, J2EE, Apache, Nginx, ISS, etc.
  • CMS experience, especially with WordPress

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