Design and develop web experiences for a variety of creative brands, large companies, and digital products

 

Visual Soldiers is looking for a Front-End Developer with at least a 2-year track record of crafting eye-catching and intuitive website experiences. You’ll work in the mix alongside the creative director and design team to produce high-quality, usable, functional code.

 

Responsibilities

  • Continuously learn and take on new challenges
  • Write HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP (is a plus) and use related libraries to build custom solutions
  • Craft a design system codebase with reusable layouts, templates, and components
  • Develop user interfaces that are extendable and reusable
  • Build clean and efficient code
  • Help add and code template files into the WordPress CMS platform
  • Be a part of the entire design process

 

Qualifications

  • 2+ years of development experience
  • Very passionate about crafting digital experiences from the ground up
  • Extremely resourceful and a master at Google search
  • Comfortable working with a smaller focused team
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Responsive, mobile-first thinking
  • Strong understanding of Bootstrap CSS framework
  • Knowledge of WordPress CMS and theme development
  • Experience using Bitbucket, Github, and local development applications
  • Strong understanding of the development process
  • Ability to adapt in a semi fast-paced work environment
  • Eye for visual design, trends and future technology
  • Serious attention to detail
  • Must be comfortable developing on Mac OS
  • Understanding of Accessibility for the web

 

Bonus Points

  • Ability to read, write, or understand PHP
  • Mysql database experience
  • Experience using Advanced Custom Fields for WordPress CMS
  • Understanding of web host setup, domain configuration, and server file structure
  • Experience using Sketch and Adobe Creative Suite
  • Knowledge of the MailChimp platform