LiveGlam | U.S. Only | 7 months ago
UnknownIntermediate (2-5 years)Long-termOver 30 hrs/wk
LiveGlam is looking for a top-flight Front End Developer to join our growing team. The ideal candidate has a keen eye for design and the programming skills to bring design ideas to life. You will be working with our UI/UX designer and back-end development team to bridge the gap between graphic design and technical implementation. This is a role for an individual as we are not interested in working with any agencies at this time.
HOW YOU’LL SPEND YOUR TIME:
Correcting design issues and solving problems with the front-end display of our website
Developing new user interfaces and improving existing ones
Ensuring the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
Optimizing applications for maximum speed and scalability by writing clean markups, utilizing industry-recognized best practices and using less code to achieve better functionality
Collaborating with other team members and departments to ensure feedback is well observed, studied and then implemented in production phases
WHAT YOU HAVE:
Proof of age (must be at least 18 years old)
Experience in Woocommerce and Wordpress theme development
An ability to learn new frameworks (without being limited to framework themes only)
Proficiency in web markup including HTML5, CSS and CSS frameworks
Experience in CSS preprocessors such as LESS and SASS
Solid understanding of and experience with asynchronous request handling, partial page updates and AJAX
Basic knowledge of graphic design software such as Photoshop and Sketch App in order to make minor adjustments to image assets
Proficiency in cross-browser compatibility issues and in creating strategies to knock them out
Knowledge of version control tools such as Git or SVN
Knowledge of SEO principles and achieving full SEO compatibility
WHO OVERSEES YOU:
The Front End Developer reports directly to the Sr Development Manager with whom he or she will have regular and significant interaction related to the application and feature development, including front-end issues, bug/design fixes, scalability issues, resolutions, feature enhancements, and roadmap.
WHO YOU OVERSEE:
Currently, the Front End Developer will have no direct reports but will work closely with other operational teams.
WHERE IT ALL GOES DOWN:
Our Front End Developer will work remotely from home or personal office and will be required to utilize LiveGlam’s time tracking software to log and submit work hours.
WHEN THE MAGIC HAPPENS:
This will most likely be a full-time role where weekend work or extended hours may be required, depending upon the complexity and urgency of the tasks at hand.
WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN US:
We’ve kept our hiring bar really high - you will work with the best
Our product is growing quickly, so you’ll get the opportunity to take on a lot of responsibility and grow a lot personally!
WHEN WE’LL TALK ABOUT HOW AWESOME YOU ARE:
No formal cover letters, please. Instead, include a few short paragraphs in your application explaining why you’d be a good fit for this particular position.
Provide links to projects you’ve worked on
Attach a resume