UI/UX Front-End Web Developer

  • The Tara Group
  • Remote
  • May 27, 2022
Full-time CSS HTML Information Technology (IT) Javascript JSON React UI/UX Design Web Development

Job Description

As a UI/UX Front-End Web Developer on the REAL Strategies Digital Experiences Team, you will join us in building outstanding web experiences and help drive the development of innovative technical solutions that exceed client expectations. The ideal candidate will have an eye for design, an ability to communicate effectively and play an active role in the future roadmap of our web technology stack. You will be responsible for the delivery of the design, layout, and development of website deliverables, in addition to ongoing client support on web development best practices. Naturally curious, you have a penchant for and drive to quickly learn and master skills in new technologies.

Responsibilities

  • Build, create and develop websites, microsites and landing pages in WordPress, among other industry leading CMS platforms.
  • Draft development timelines, and wireframes and/or mockups that include graphics, text, and creative concepts.
  • Meet with internal and external stakeholders to discuss and understand website goals.
  • Incorporate design theory into our web technology stack.
  • Manage and test web-based code across different platforms, browsers and devices.
  • Provide ongoing site maintenance, updates, and support services as requested.
  • Assist in integrating web accessibility standards into our website portfolios.

Required Qualifications

  • 1-3 years of experience as a web developer, with a core focus on front-end technologies.
  • Knowledge of languages, platforms and technology, such as CSS, HTML5, JS, AJAX, Node.js, JSON, React and jQuery.
  • Ability to use wireframe and design software, such as Figma and/or Adobe XD.
  • Strong understanding of website architecture, infrastructure, and aesthetics.
  • Understanding of design for scalability, performance, and reliability.
  • Understanding of diagnostics and analytical tools.
  • Strong project and time management skills, organization and attention to detail.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with an ability to problem solve.
  • Ability to work independently and manage time efficiently.

“Nice to have” Qualifications

  • Familiarity with WordPress.
  • Knowledge of code versioning tools such as Git, SVN and Mercurial.
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud design software.
  • General knowledge of back-end technologies.
  • Previous agency experience.
  • Comfortable with project management and collaboration software, such as Airtable, JIRA, etc.

About REAL Strategies

REAL Strategies is a data-driven communications, technology and campaign solutions company.  Our clients are organizations seeking effective solutions to modern consumer, advocacy, and data-related challenges. We believe that a diverse, inclusive staff is fundamental to success. We are committed to hiring people of all races, ethnicities, religions, ages, sex, genders, sexual orientation, and gender identities.  Women, people of color, and LGBTQ+ individuals are encouraged to apply and are welcome on our team.

We offer a supportive workplace filled with dedicated and creative people and all the following benefits:

COMPETITIVE COMPENSATION
Including a 401(k) with generous company matching.

100% REMOTE WORKING OPPORTUNITY
Always have been and always will be.

TOP-NOTCH MEDICAL COVERAGE
Domestic-partner inclusive, health, dental, vision, life, cancer coverage, and long-term disability insurance for you and your dependents.

GENEROUS PAID TIME OFF
23 days of PTO per year.  We believe in work-life balance and encourage you to use your time off.

PAID PARENTAL LEAVE
8 weeks of fully paid time off. All genders qualify equally, and the policy includes adoptions.

 

Interested candidates should click the "Apply Now" button on this page to submit their resume and cover letter with the position in the subject line.

 

Salary

$65,000 - $85,000