Mayfield Village, Ohio

Skoda Minotti is a fast growing agency looking for a Front-End Web Developer who thrives in a fast-paced agency setting and enjoys working in a highly collaborative, creative environment.

This opportunity focuses on having a good foundation of front end development, practices and optimal performance. Viable candidates must be able to apply front-end skill set to custom WordPress builds. Position requires a combination of programming skills including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and WordPress as well as a desire to provide strategic input to help accomplish client and team goals. The ideal candidate should understand the entire web development process including design, development, and deployment.

Essential Functions

  • Assists the client service teams to develop website plans and proposals for site development as part of the overall website strategic planning process.
  • Regularly updates active websites maintained by the agency, both by programming code for new information, and updating existing programming code to ensure sites stay functional as technology changes.
  • Helps to ensure design and content remains consistent with strategic goals and objectives.
  • Make recommendations for updates of content and design based on website audit reports.
  • Work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.
  • Develop new user-facing features.
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use.
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability.
  • Be involved and participate in the overall application lifecycle.
  • Define and communicate technical and design requirements.
  • Develop functional and sustainable web applications with clean code.

Job Skills

  • Must be able to handle multiple projects, reliably meet deadlines and produce fully functional web projects.
  • Must be able to work independently or team with an assigned web designer.
  • Web design capabilities is a plus.
  • Good organizational and time-management skills.
  • Team player.

Education and Experience

  • A minimum of 3+ years’ experience with web technologies such as: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and WordPress is required.
  • Must have in-depth knowledge and experience with cross platform issues, browser and platform compatibility and capability.
  • A thorough understanding of user experience and responsive design are important to this position.
  • Expertise with WordPress.
  • Familiarity with Expression Engine and HubSpot is a plus.
  • Familiarity with InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop a plus.
  • Agency experience is a plus.

Technical requirements

  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML and CSS
  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery
  • Proficient understanding of Git code versioning tool.

Only applicants of interest will be contacted.

Local candidates only, no relocation.

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