We are looking for a Front-End Web Developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.
Develop new user-facing features
Build reusable code and libraries for future use
Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
Skills and Qualifications
Excellent understanding of WordPress, Magento & CMS Front End development.
Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
Knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image with Photoshop, Pixel Perfect etc .
Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git / Mercuria l / SVN
Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.
Excellent written and spoken English
5+ years’ experience as a Front-end developer in a development team with minimum a Bachelors’ Degree.
Experience of working as a development team lead with a formal SDLC
Hands on experience with markup languages
In-depth understanding of the entire web development process (design, development and deployment)
Understanding of layout aesthetics
Understanding of UI and UX design
Knowledge of SEO principles
An ability to perform well in a fast-paced environment
Excellent analytical and multitasking skills
Problem break down skills
Good communication skills (written and verbal)