Front End Developer

Location: New York, NY
Benefits: Healthcare, 401k, TransitChek
Salary: Base, commensurate w/ experience

we’ll need you to

Collaborate with a passionate team to plan, build, and maintain a variety of websites including large ecommerce sites, marketing sites, sites for non-profits, etc.
- Participate in the full life cycle of a build including functional specifications, work estimates, design, development, cross-browser testing, bug resolution, and deployment.
- Bring your knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to translate ideas and designs into great experiences.
- Work within platforms such as WordPress, Magento, SiteCore, and others.
- Work with project requirements to decide on the best technologies for implementing the job, and learn how to get it done. 


apply if you

Love to craft great websites using HTML, CSS (we use Sass), and JavaScript.
- Are opinionated and have high standards about what makes a good experience on the web.
- Care about semantic markup and maintainable frontend architecture.
- Have a keen eye for design and exceptional attention to detail.
- Enjoy a challenge and are eager to grow.
- Are excited to work on high traffic, high profile websites with complex requirements.
- Are looking for a company that values training and skills development.


you must have

- A good understanding of HTML and CSS.
- Ability to build responsive  websites without relying on a front-end framework such as Bootstrap or Foundation.
- Practical experience in front end development, whether in-house, for an agency, or as a freelancer.
- Basic knowledge of Git.
- Strong communication skills (both written and verbal)


it’d be great if you had

Experience with CSS preprocessors like Sass or LESS.
- Experience with WordPress theme and plugin development.
- Experience with Magento.
- Experience with web accessibility
- Experience with frontend performance optimization.
- Design skills. 


 To Apply: 
Please send a cover letter, resume, and either a link to your online portfolio, or links to work samples, to careers@somethingdigital.com