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Frisco, Tx

Lead Web Developer

Frisco, TX • Full Time

270B, a full-service ad agency in Frisco, TX, is seeking a full-time Lead Web Developer to join our fun, energetic, and growing team. The perfect candidate will be friendly and knowledgeable professional who can make a consumer-facing or business-facing website come to life. Our ideal Lead Web Developer is someone who is quick, has a can-do attitude, and who makes the user’s experience his or her first priority.

 

Responsibilities

  • Develop the front end for new websites, banners or applications and provide seamless handoff for backend
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX design and make recommendations where necessary
  • Optimize website or application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders, including freelancers
  • Perform cross-browser testing and debug site for functionality

 

Skills

  • Solid knowledge of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3, PHP
  • Solid knowledge of Photoshop and WordPress
  • Solid knowledge of client-side scripting and JvScript frameworks, including jQuery
  • Good understanding of ,synchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image
  • Solid knowledge of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
  • Solid knowledge of consumer-facing social share functionality, staying up to date with the development news put out by each platform for sharing
  • Ability to work quickly and with a team
  • Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them – preferred, but not required
  • Basic knowledge of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks, such as AngularJS, KnockoutJS, BackboneJS, ReactJS, DurandalJS etc. – preferred, but not required
  • Good understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS – preferred, but not required

 

Requirements

  • 3-5 years experience in front-end development, preferably in a fast-paced agency environment
  • B.S. in Computer Science or related field preferred