Web engineers are responsible for developing cutting-edge mobile-optimized websites that look and perform superbly across all platforms. This position utilizes the very latest HTML5 and CSS3 technology to develop code alongside a team of developers (both front and back-end, with different platform specialties). This role works closely with both external clients and internal, cross-functional teams on projects that range from a few weeks to a few months in length. Web engineers use advanced communication skills to facilitate dialogue between internal and external clients and teams, as well as communication of technical information, functionality, and limitations to non-technical teams.

Responsibilities
  • Code, test, and troubleshoot software using the appropriate tools under the limited guidance of a lead engineer
  • Receive and implement technical direction from the creative director, project manager, or client
  • Follow accepted coding standards and best practices, using agile software development methodologies
  • Assist in maintaining existing software systems, including bug fixes, enhancements, and miscellaneous maintenance
  • Demonstrate clear progress and a willingness to advance towards a more senior role
  • Create mobile optimized websites that meet project specifications
Requirements
  • Minimum three years of experience coding semantically-correct, standards-compliant websites with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and/or jQuery
  • Cross-platform mobile web development experience (iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Windows Phone 7, webOS, etc.)
  • Understanding of mobile development best practices (responsive design, progressive enhancement, graceful degradation)
  • Three years of industry or consulting experience
  • Ability to code solid cross-platform experiences
Preferred skillset
  • Cross-platform mobile web development experience (iOS, Android, BlackBerry, Windows Phone 7, webOS, etc.)
  • Strong JavaScript experience and familiarity with various JavaScript frameworks, Ajax/JSON, and gesture/touch-based JavaScript
  • Extensive knowledge of web optimization principles
  • Ability to work with little to no supervision
  • Attention to detail and good problem-solving skills
  • Effective communication skills

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