Javascript/UI Web Developer in Boston/Cambridge
Serious Business Web & Media LLC - Cambridge, MA

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This winter/spring we are focused on an intensive web-app development project and we are seeking a local, skilled web developer, expert in jQuery/JavaScript.

Primary Responsibilities:
- Working within our existing code-base to improve and advance our current prototype
- Supporting and collaborating with our other front end team members; working closely with our designers, back-end developers, creative director, and project manager
- Consistently producing high-quality, readable, object-oriented code

Minimum Qualifications:
- Expertise coding in JavaScript/jQuery, PHP, and HTML/CSS
- In-depth knowledge of jQuery UI/UX quirks and how to address them
- Strong experience creating user interfaces, ideally with a focus on web and mobile apps
- Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite preferred
- Able to convert sliced images/layouts into CSS/HTML

Additional Desired Skills & Experience:
- UI/UX design skills; ability to intuit layout and interaction requirements from design specs
- Well-versed in the subtleties of browser compatibility

Ideal candidates can be best described as:
- jQuery expert codemaster ninjas
- Self-starters with strong time-management skills
- Rapid learners who thrive in a fast-paced environment with crucial deadlines
- Meticulous; constantly striving for high standards of quality for their work
- Eager to shape product vision and requirements
- Interested in the future of interactive development
- Excited to work in a funded start-up environment

Qualified candidates MUST be:
- Residing in the Greater Boston area
- Available for contract work at least 20 hours on-site, and up to 40 hours weekly, when necessary
- Eligible to work in the United States
- Able to start immediately

For consideration, please submit your:
- cover letter (in the body of your response)
- resume
- proposed hourly rate
- portfolio

Pay is commensurate with experience.

Company Overview:
Hailing from the heart of Central Square, just steps from the T, our young, innovative design and development firm has a track record of producing a variety of engaging web content, apps, and interactive commercial exhibits. Our past work has included product innovation, branding, web development, digital video, and front-end design for a variety of local and name-brand clients.