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Front End Web Developer

Meredith Corporation Mount Sinai, NY
  • Posted: October 14, 2019
  • Full-Time

Job Title

Front End Web Developer

Job Description

I. Job Summary | Major goals and objectives.

The Front-End Web Developer will translate of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. This position will work with product and the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation.   This candidate will be responsible for all aspects of the presentation layer development including HTML markup, CSS styling, JavaScript functionality and unit testing.  


II. Essential Job Functions
Weight %    Accountabilities, Actions and Expected Measurable Results
70%    Front End Web Development (HTML5, CSS, Responsive Design)
        Create functional website pages from designs with experience in developing cross-platform and cross-browser
        Develop well-structured, maintainable CSS/CSS3, jQuery, JavaScript and HTML/HTML5 to build out large-scale, responsive websites
        Build reusable code and libraries for future use
        Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
        Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
        Collaborate with product, back-end developers and web designers
        Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in small teams
20%    Testing & Performance
        Work with development and QA teams to code HTML/CSS/JavaScript, test, and verify projects through development process
        Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
        Constantly review and improve frontend performance 
        Site optimization for SEO and page performance
10%    Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies

100%    


III. Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.
Education:
BS Degree in Computer Science or related field; or equivalent training/experience
Experience:
    Minimum 2 years of experience with HTML/HTML5, JavaScript, CSS, and jQuery
    Minimum 2 years of experience with JS frameworks
    Responsive design techniques and practices
    Experience with source control such as Git preferred
    Experience with browser testing and debugging
Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
    Familiarity with PHP, Java
    In-depth understanding of the development process (design, development, deployment)
    Knowledge of SEO principles
    Ability to perform well in a fast-paced environment Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5
    Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery
    Version control and issue tracking
    Ability to function independently in a fast-paced environment, organize and prioritize work independently, and meet tight deadlines
% Travel Required (Approximate):na
 

It is the policy of Meredith to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Meredith will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

Meredith participates in the federal E-Verify program to confirm the identity and employment authorization of all newly hired employees. For further information about the E-Verify program, please click here: http://www.uscis.gov/e-verify/employees

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Meredith Corporation

Address

Mount Sinai, NY
11766 USA

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