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Frontend Developer


POSITION PURPOSE:

The Front End Developer works closely with the web designer in the early stages of a project’s inception, translating mock-ups into code. Requires a firm understanding of backend technologies in order to know the best approach for producing the desired end result. This role is the bridge between the creatives and the core developers.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Be able to write clean, current HTML and CSS for responsive and adaptive web interfaces
  • Have the technical understanding of back-end concepts and applications, but able to think from the user’s point of view
  • Have some exposure and strong interest in Javascript development and libraries, such as jQuery and Node.js
  • Be able to clearly communicate with everyone involved in a project, from developers and designers, to project managers and project owners
  • Work with designers and developers to optimize user interfaces and user experience.
  • Be able to take PSDs and turning them into pixel-perfect web pages
  • Have a fundamental understanding of UX to retain site visitors and improve ROI

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years professional experience in object-oriented languages and front end technology
  • 1-3 years experience with jQuery/Javascript
  • Experience using version control, preferably GIT

Desired Qualifications:

  • Familiarity developing on an e-commerce platform such as Demandware or Magento
  • Wordpress theme development/experience
  • Experience working with web API’s
  • Experience with Ruby

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Location:
Seattle, WA

How To Apply:
Interested candidates please visit http://jarden.jobs/ to access all K2 Sports job opportunities posted on the website of our parent company Jarden Corporation.

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