Front End Developer, Los Angeles

Our client is located centrally in Los Angeles.  Excellent culture and very solid engineering team that's growing based on rapid growing revenues and profitability.   Our client's CTO is a good friend and talented leader with excellent technical abilities.   It's a fun, employee-centric culture.

We are looking for an extremely talented and passionate Front End Developer to join the UX team.

This is a subscription e-commerce company with lots of moving parts including gamification, AR, video content, and other fun stuff. Huge data, very analytics-driven.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Use clean, hand-coded, semantically correct HTML/CSS to create responsive, functional and appealing user-facing features on a variety of platforms.
  • Provide ongoing website maintenance and improvements.
  • Optimizing performance and usability through testing
  • Optimizing and creating new examples on our CSS style guide, by working with our engineers and creative teams.
  • Work with product managers and engineers to create fast, fun, and functional user-facing features for web and mobile-based platforms, including from high-fidelity mockups and rough wireframes.
  • Ability to perform well in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent analytical and multitasking skills.
  • Advise backend developers with coding and troubleshooting for front-end markup.

What you’ll bring:

  •  2-5 years of recent hands-on coding
  •  Bachelor’s degree in a related field 
  •  Provide a portfolio or previous projects you’ve worked on 
  •  Experience with building and launching at least one production web and mobile application or site.
  •  Experience with the latest in HTML and CSS across all major browsers.
  •  Familiarity with common design formats like Adobe Suite and Sketch
  •  Experience with common content management systems like Wordpress.
  •  Experience with working with standard web development processes and teams, including GitHub, and deployment.
  •  Understanding of layout best practices
  •  Familiarity with common ways to test across browsers and debug
  •  Design, UI, and UX experience is a big bonus.

Bonus Points:

  • Design, UI, and UX experience
  • Experience working with frameworks, libraries, languages, and technologies such as Bootstrap, Angular.js, Sass/LESS, React, jQuery
  • Ability to work with APIs to dynamically update and display content.