Front-End Developer

Are you a talented Front-end web developer who wants to work on cutting-edge web projects?

Our collaborative team of consultants delivers results across multiple verticals and technology platforms to mid-size and enterprise clients. At Fresh Consulting you will experience a dynamic work environment with a talented team, excellent benefits, and an innovative culture.

Core Responsibilities

  • Design and develop websites for client and internal projects (web apps, e-commerce, marketing/campaign websites, etc.)
  • Produce WordPress-based websites (e.g. create themes, custom functionality)
  • Consult on client project goals (best practices, conversion, usability, UI/UX)
  • Handle multiple client and internal projects simultaneously

Desired Skills

  • Strong front-end development skills: HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript (jQuery)
  • Strong experience with WordPress (custom theme, shortcode, function, etc)
  • Strong UI/UX skill and understanding of usability
  • Experience with CSS pre-processors: LESS and Sass
  • Some experience with front-end frameworks: Twitter Bootstrap, Foundation, etc
  • Some experience with PHP
  • Familiar and experience with latest web design trends: responsive, parallax, jQuery/CSS animation, etc.
  • Some experience with Adobe Suite skills: Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Willingness to work with back-end frameworks: Laravel, JavaScript, MVC/MC*
  • Dedication to produce clean code that validates and follows industry coding style standards
  • Excellent organization and communication skill, both verbal and written
  • Work collaboratively with a team
  • Debugging and problem solving skills
  • Some experience with cross-browser, platform, and device manual/automation testing

Bonus Skills

  • Basic knowledge of terminal commands
  • Basic knowledge of SEO, hNews, Microformats
  • Experience with optimizing website performance
  • Experience with LAMP environment
  • Experience with Source Code Management: Git, SVN, etc.
  • Additional Adobe Suite skills: Fireworks, InDesign, Edge, etc.
  • Additional CMS experience: Magento, Drupal, Joomla
  • Additional back-end programming languages: .NET, Ruby on Rails, Python, etc.
  • Experience with Database: MySQL, MS SQL, etc.
  • Experience with Javascript MV* frameworks: AngularJS, Backbone.js, Ember.js, etc.
  • Experience with development tools: Grunt, Bower, node, etc.
  • Experience with third-party APIs (JSON, XML, Ajax)
  • Experience with web fonts and icon fonts
  • Experience with Object Oriented Programming

Desired Education

A minimum of a Bachelor Degree in the areas of Computer Science, engineering, mathematics, statistics, social sciences or business/marketing or related fields. Advanced degrees such as MBA/MS are preferred.