Front-End Developer

Fresh Consulting is a design-led, software development and hardware engineering company, offering end-to-end digital services to help companies innovate.

We bring together amazing UX designers, sophisticated developers, digital strategists, and top-notch engineers to help companies create fresh experiences that connect humans, systems, and machines.  We’ve been growing fast and need someone to help us continue to manage the delivery of high-quality work in a fast-paced environment. See more at freshconsulting.com

 

Front End Web 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 clients and internal projects simultaneously

 

Required 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

 

Desired 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

 

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 are preferred such as MBA/MS.

 

*Fresh Consulting is a participating E-Verify company.

WHY FRESH

At Fresh, we value creating a work environment with a strong team culture, vibrant creativity, and a constant drive to challenge ourselves to grow, develop new solutions, and generate novel ideas.

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