HTML5 Developer (
Macy's - New York, NY

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The HTML5 Developer conceptualizes and animates for special events mini-sites and special seasonal/brand shops. The HTML5 Developer works closely with designers to develop cutting edge websites for the iPad.

Key Accountabilities:
Advance the design aesthetic on while maintaining alignment with national brand.

Brainstorm with design and copywriting peers.

Take the lead in animating/developing complex XHTML/HTML5/JavaScript websites for iPad OS.

Work closely with back-end developers to ensure a seamless transition of data.

Assemble and conceptualize animation/functionality for interactive websites.

Validate functionality of design concepts.

Ensure site optimization, unit testing, proper referencing and documentation.

Work closely with art directors, copywriters, designers and project managers to ensure proper and on-time completion of projects.

Develop and incorporate social networking aspects to websites.

Skills Summary:
Bachelor's Degree (or comparable work experience).

6+ years of professional experience with complex XHTML/CSS/JavaScript websites (including dynamic content, videos, forms, etc.).

Mastery of CSS and JavaScript including jQuery, Prototype libraries, WebKit.

Experience developing HTML5 websites for the iPad OS is a must.

Animation experience is a plus.

Understanding of OOP and examples to prove it.

Fluency in PhotoShop, Image Ready, After Effects, Illustrator and Flash on the Macintosh platform.

Strong attention to detail, excellent organization and communication skills.

Ability to multi-task and prioritize multiple projects.

Knowledge of Eclipse + FDT is a plus.

Expertise in building XML/database driven sites and applications.

Ability to quickly learn and understand technologies and applications of varying degrees of complexity.

Company Profile:
As the fastest growing part of Macy's Inc. business, is achieving record sales and broadening our workforce. offers the entrepreneurial culture of a web business with the stability and support of the best brand in retailing. Creativity and ingenuity partner with business acumen and tech savvy to build a unique business poised for substantial growth. If you're interested in being a part of that growth and want to know what it's really like to work at, get an inside look at


Our employees have long term opportunities and are encouraged to utilize their Supervisors and Human Resources for cross-functional movement to further their careers. At we are committed to giving back to the community by partnering with local charitable organizations. By skillfully combining the power of digital technology and omni-channel integration with the best in retailing, is reaching new heights.

Macy's is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.

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