Front-End Web Developer

Phoenix, AZ

Company Description

Pinnacle Cart, Inc. was formed in 2003. The flagship product, www.pinnaclecart.com, is an award-winning shopping cart platform. With industry heavy weight partners like Parallels and GoDaddy, Pinnacle Cart continues to be a leader in the industry and is always looking for key talent to assist us in our rapid growth.

Job Description

This position is primarily responsible for coding and designing websites on the Pinnacle Cart platform for our clients.  We are looking for a dynamic front-end developer with expertise in web based technologies including HTML, AJAX, JavaScript and more. You should be familiar with emerging technologies and have experience working with mobile platforms.

Core duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Build and deliver custom designed websites for our clients.

  • Solid hand-coding of both CSS and semantic, efficient, standards-compliant HTML.

  • Solid understanding of responsive and mobile design.

  • Translation of visual and written designs into efficient front end components (HTML, CSS, JavaScript, etc.)

  • Ability to convert Photoshop PSD files into high quality, optimized HTML/JavaScript/CSS

  • Expertise in implementing best practices and standards for all web presentation layer development

  • Ability to communicate with clients on a limited basis.



Skills and Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of experience in front end web development.

  • Minimum associate degree in computer science, web development or related field.  

  • Expertise in HTML, JavaScript and CSS.

  • Understanding of emerging technologies, especially HTML5 and CSS3.

  • Strong competency in creating cross-browser compatible websites

  • Knowledge of web page optimization techniques and guidelines for fast page load times.

  • Working knowledge of the most current UI and web 2.0 trends.

  • Solid understanding of optimal SEO coding techniques.

  • Expert level expertise with AJAX and JavaScript libraries, especially JQuery.

  • Expertise in Photoshop for image optimization and CSS sprites.

  • Excellent communication and organization skills.

  • Ability to set and reach deadlines.

  • Is a self-starter and strives in a fast-paced environment.

Additional Information

$40,000 / Annual

Company has a stock option plan

Full benefits