We are looking for higly experienced and talented front-end developer to work with our Product Management and Back-end Development teams rapidly iterating on our ecommerce products to increase conversions and customer happiness.
Ability to own the development of site tweaks and optimizations, self-driven
Ability to interpret mockups / wireframes / descriptions and make it into cross-browser, rock-solid
oHand-coding valid HTML, CSS, and JS
oProficient understanding of cross-browser and device compatibility issues and ways to work
oGood understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
oGood understanding of front-end optimization techniques.
oProficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them
Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, optimize, or perform small
adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as Gimp or Photoshop
Experience with Optimizely or another A / B testing tool a plus
Experience optimizing site page performance
Familiarity with Google Analytics tagging a plus
Discussing technical solutions with product owners and providing innovative new ideas to solutions
Rapidly iterating on new changes to the existing websites, using JS, HTML, and CSS
Developing and testing A / B tests for these changes, working with Product Management to prototype
and release them.
Ensuring the changes are cross-browser compatible
Communicating openly and often about status, progress, and setting expectations