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Web Application Front-end Developer

Columbus, OH

Company Description

Established in 2003, CITYTECH, Inc. specializes in enterprise application development, implementation, web experience management, mobile application development, cloud enablement, and managed services. The complexity of our work requires agility, efficiency and flexibility.  CITYTECH is a certified partner of leading technology providers such as Adobe, Amazon Web Services and Red Hat.  Our employees are the best and brightest professionals who possess strong character, a steadfast work ethic, and dedication to fulfilling commitments.  Our team environment makes CITYTECH a place where people feel welcome and encouraged to contribute. We encourage input from team members regardless of age, education or experience level. What that means for you is the opportunity to be recognized while ultimately defining your own career path.  Right now, we’re looking for enthusiastic team players who are equally comfortable collaborating with others or working independently in a fast-paced, business casual environment who want to be part of a stable and growing company.

Job Description

The ideal full-time Web Application Front-end Developer candidate is creative, energetic, deeply knowledgeable about the latest web technologies, and passionate about their work.  The candidate for this position is expected to partner with the application development, project management and client teams in the development of the front-end/display layer of big browser websites, mobile optimized websites and native mobile applications.

 

Responsibilities

  • Partner with backend development, project management and client teams
  • Provide leadership on CSS, HTML, Javascript and usability topics including responsive design strategies as necessary.
  • Primarily responsible for the front-end of online projects and partnering with backend development to ensure that the front and back-ends work together as expected
  • Establish and follow best practices in creating Web Content Management (WCM) page templates
  • Develop sitemaps, wireframes, storyboards and HTML prototypes

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field, or equivalent job experience
  • 2+ years of relevant front-end development experience
  • Experience with an enterprise level Content Management System (CMS) or Web Content Management (WCM) solution
  • Hands-on experience working in a team development environment
  • Knowledgeable and comfortable working within the Adobe CS product suite
  • Fluent in HTML, HTML5, JavaScript, JQuery, DHTML, CSS3, AJAX and cross-platform browser issues
  • Familiarity with source code version control, ideally GitHub
  • Familiarity with responsive design strategy and implementation (Hands-on experience a plus)
  • Strong communication and organization skills

Other Competencies:

  • Familiarity with Agile development methodologies
  • Willingness to learn new technologies
  • Understanding of common usability issues
  • Experience with Social and Mobile

Additional Information

We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, including

  • Industry Competitive Salaries including discretionary year end bonuses
  • Medical and Dental Insurance offered through BlueCross BlueShield of Illinois
  • Vision Plan, Life Insurance and Long Term Disability
  • Retirement Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Time Off including Vacation, Sick/Personal Days and Holidays
  • Comp Time Bonus for billable employees
  • Pre-tax public transportation benefits
  • Choice of laptop/OS (we encourage Apple MacBook Pro)
  • Paid Training/Conference and Career Advancement
  • Relaxed dress code and work environment
  • Company sponsored social events throughout the year

 

 

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AA/EOE