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Front End Developer

Who You Are

You’re a creative thinker with a knack for the technical. You have an intuitive feel for what works from a design and user experience standpoint, matched only by your ability to actually make it a reality. You’re the Front End Developer we’ve been looking for and we want to hear from you!

What You’ll Do

As a Front End Developer at Madwell you’ll not only be constantly pushing the boundaries of what the web can do, but you'll also be exploring and finding creative and innovative solutions across a range of new media. Along with countless beautiful websites, our projects have also included physical interactive installations, physics-based web games and augmented reality mobile apps, to name a few. You’ll report into our Director of Technology.

Specifically, you’ll be:

  • Working closely with creatives to ideate, develop and execute strong creative concepts
  • Weighing in at every step of the creative process, from wireframing to launch, to identify development challenges and offer ideas that improve the ultimate product
  • Writing code that is efficient, reusable and adheres to best coding practices
  • Working closely with our UX teams to pitch new products that are cool and profitable, bring UX designs to life and ensure feasibility
  • Relying on the Agile process, including Jira, to complete projects and tasks

Our Must-Haves

  • 3+ years professional experience with PHP, specifically in the context of WordPress custom themes and plugins, experience with Visual Composer a plus
  • Experience integrating with OAuth services, such as Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, & Facebook Login
  • Experience integrating with RESTful APIs
  • Experience with WordPress installations and/or any other backend development (PHP, Node.js, Rails, etc.)

Where You’ve Been

  • 2+ years professional experience with JavaScript, jQuery, HTML5, and CSS 3
  • BA/BS degree or higher, preferably in CS, or a combination of education and applicable experience

Interested? Please Send Us:

  • Your resume
  • A nontraditional cover letter letting us know why you want in on Madwell
  • Any links to your website / portfolio

Get To Know Us

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