Acquity Group's Creative Services group focuses on understanding our clients' businesses and customers, identifying innovative paths for growth and creating engaging multi-channel experiences. Our deep expertise across those capabilities and the wildly smart, talented and collaborative group of people we've assembled within Creative Services are the key reasons Ad Age ranks us as one of the Top 5 Independent Digital Agencies in the country.
As Front-End Developers, we represent the voice of technology in the design process and collaborate with our backend counterparts to implement our client-side solutions. We are broad generalists and detail-oriented craftsmen with strong expertise in HTML and CSS, rich interactive applications, and mobile web and native app development. Because our space is always changing, we are constantly learning and sharing.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Produce HTML/CSS templates from design documentation for integrating into desktop and mobile websites and web applications
Understand cross-browser and cross-platform concepts and concerns
Assist in development of standards, methodology and repeatable processes
Work closely with design, business, and technical counterparts across AG practice areas.
Explore industry trends to share with the team.
Minimum three years experience working at an advertising, design, or consulting agency
Experience executing large scale website launches
Ability to solve complex development problems and produce the highest quality code while pushing the boundaries of online applications
Solid understanding of W3C and accessibility guidelines
Ability to work quickly but with a strong attention to detail and accuracy
Process-oriented with ability to work with different UI materials and rapid prototyping
Strong communications and organizational skills with an ability to thrive in a fast-paced production deadline-driven environment
Ability to work within an integration/ecommerce environment
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor’s (Master’s a plus) degree in Computer Science / Marketing / Advertising / Interactive Design / Graphic Design or equivalent experience.
Certifications, Licenses and Additional Requirements
Required knowledge or expertise
HTML, XHTML, HTML5, CSS skills, Web graphic production
Mobile / Tablet Optimized
Desired knowledge or expertise
iOS / Android / Blackberry application development
JSP / ASP / PHP / Integration
Flash / ActionScript / Flex
Software package expertise
Adobe CS production suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash)
IE 6+, Firefox, Safari and Chrome Browsers on Mac and PC
SVN / CVS / GIT
25% travel flexibility - more or less depending on project; candidate should be comfortable with travel and overtime as client commitment requires.