We are seeking a highly-skilled front-end web developer to support our application and marketing teams by building out clean, scalable, and readable HTML5 and CSS3. We are looking for a pixel perfect developer with a high-standard of quality and deep knowledge of cross-browser implementation.
Applicants should have experience building out websites from scratch (no wordpress-only developers) and should understand higher-level development concepts like “progressive enhancement” and “responsive design.” We want individuals who are high-energy, self-motivated, and passionate about front-end development.
Advanced knowledge of HTML(5) and CSS(3)
Experience integrating PHP with front-end code
Experience with AJAX
Advanced knowledge of cross-browser implementation
Experience developing a responsive design with media queries
Experience with a versioning system (we use Git)
Experience with the command line
Experience with a CSS pre-processor (we use LESS)
Experience with an MVC (CodeIgniter, Zend, etc.)
Experience creating your own jQuery plugin
Some design and/or marketing experience
For the right person, this is an extremely exciting job that allows you the opportunity to work with a team of top-notch developers, designers, and marketers and learn new skills while honing those you already have. You will primarily be working with our split-testing department, converting PSDs given to you by our designers and collaborating with the team to come up with new ideas to help optimize our site and increase our conversion rate. You will also be afforded the opportunity to contribute to our overall front-end code infrastructure and create custom jQuery plugins and CSS frameworks.
This is a full-time position with PTO and health benefits and would require you to work in our Pacific Beach (San Diego) office. Just yards from the beach, our newly-renovated office has a fridge stocked with Red Bull (and other beverages), an open and collaborative workspace, Xbox 360, company surfboards, and lots of big screen LCD TVs among other things.
Please provide a portfolio of your best and most recent work in order to be considered for this position.