Verkuhl is a digital experience agency that blends strong strategic thinking with intuitive, innovative design to create highly engaging digital experiences – delivered with unparalleled client service.
We are looking for a full-time freelance to permanent placement Front-End Developer. This position is on-site in Hamilton, New Jersey.
Please submit a cover letter, resume and links to working samples for consideration. You can respond via email with "Front-End Developer" in the subject line. We will be contacting potential candidates only.
THIS POSITION IS FOR PRINCIPLES ONLY.
RECRUITERS PLEASE DO NOT APPLY.
Coding complex designs that reflect the creative and art direction provided within the established technical framework
Shifting between a creative and a technical focus depending on the project need and/or the type of project
Establishing front-end technology requirements
Rapidly producing interim deliverables (such as style guide components, technical specifications, prototypes, proofs of concept, etc.) in addition to the final live site or application
Participating in writing detailed level technical and functional specifications documentation
Taking initiative to research and learn emerging technologies
Five + years of professional experience
Knowledge of current web standards and best practices for semantic markup
Experience with HTML5 video
Advanced site optimization techniques
Experience with version control systems such as SVN and Git
Familiarity with backend programming languages such as PHP, Python, Ruby, ASP & C# .Net and Java
Experience with the templating layer of major webapp/CMS frameworks such as Django or Drupal
Understanding of good design principles and ability to adhere to complex design specifications during implementation
Mobile and application development a plus
Demonstrated ability to accurately estimate and scope development work
Strong attention to detail
Strong written & oral communication skills