Intermediate Front-End Developer

Description

Digital Chaos Inc. is looking for an Intermediate Front-End Developer to help us in our next phase of growth. We are looking for a talented individual to join our team to help us continue our over 20-year history of creating remarkable websites and digital projects.

The Position:

You will be joining our team of versatile, creative Front-End Developers and will be primarily responsible for building WordPress templates from scratch – utilizing a strong knowledge of PHP and industry best practices.

Who you are:

You are a Front-End Developer looking for an intermediate-level position. If you are a developer who is creative, flexible in style, and can design & develop a website based on clients' requirements then we'd love to hear from you!

What We Require

  • 3+ years of relevant design & development experience with associated portfolio
  • Strong understanding and skills relating to both design and UX/UI.
  • Ability to interpret a client’s needs (target audience, brand guidelines, user tasks, etc.) and design websites that meet their goals
  • Intermediate-level knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript/jQuery
  • Experience using frameworks such as Bootstrap or Foundation
  • An excellent understanding of positioning, box model, and modern CSS techniques
  • Ability to create responsive websites that work across desktops, tablets, and mobile phones
  • Experience creating or modifying WordPress/PHP templates or other CMS/e-Commerce systems
  • Working knowledge of image optimization and browser compatibility
  • Strong design sense and attention to detail to accurately translate designs from Photoshop and Illustrator into functioning websites  
  • Ability to work comfortably within a team

Additional Desired Skills

  • Desire and ability to assist Junior team members in terms of training, advice, and quality assurance.
  • Ability to use Adobe CC apps (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign etc.)
  • Proficiency in wire-framing, site mapping, and usability testing
  • Desire to stay up-to-date on design/development trends 

What you should have prepared:

  • Design/development portfolio (web, non-web, PDF, Keynote/PowerPoint etc.)
  • Examples of how job requirements relate back to your portfolio 

About Digital Chaos:

Digital Chaos Inc. is a full-service interactive studio. We strategize, design, and program remarkable websites. We've been in this business for 21 years so there's not much we haven't done. We specialize in (but are not limited to):

  • Web Design & Development
  • Responsive/Mobile Web Development
  • Custom Web Application Development
  • Social Integration (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.)
  • Motion Graphics/Video
  • Email Marketing
  • Web Application Design/Systems Integration
  • Managed Hosting & Domain Registration
  • Digital Advertising & Web Campaigns
  • Standards Compliance (WCAG, AODA, W3c)
  • IVR Phone Applications
  • App Development
  • Multimedia Development and Design

What We Offer

  • Great work/life balance (no ridiculous start-up hours here!)
  • Open work environment full of learning and teaching
  • Tickets to conferences and the time to attend them
  • Competitive salary with plenty of opportunities for progression
  • Benefits package that covers you and your family