Front-end Developer

for Guidance Solutions, Inc in Marina del Rey, CA

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Skills:
Magento, Front-end development, Design, fast-paced, ecommerce, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, best practices, coding, jQuery, detail-oriented, collaborative 
Location:
Marina del Rey, CA
Area Code:
310 
Travel Req:
none 
Telecommute:
no 
Pay Rate:
DOE 
Tax Term:
FULLTIME 
Length:
 
Posted:
4-18-2014 
Position ID:
279333 
Dice ID:
gdance 

Front-End Developer

Guidance Solutions, located steps from the Beach is seeking talented a Front-End Developer to join our all-star development team. We work with high-profile clients such as Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf to create cutting-edge, captivating ecommerce sites which engage consumers world-wide. If you have hands-on experience creating effective, intuitive user interfaces for high-volume ecommerce websites, this may be the job of your DREAMS.  

If you are passionate about work, like having fun, and believe in delivering the best, come join us. We offer a casual, relaxed, diverse work environment where jeans and tee-shirts and slacks and polo shirts work side-by-side. We enjoy an environment where you can collaborate with colleagues, create cool, innovative websites, and get paid for doing what you love. Check us out; find out why we have proudly been named one of the BEST PLACES TO WORK in LA.

COME PLAY WITH THE BEST

As our Front-End Developer you will responsible for producing, modifying and maintaining the functional and structural code for all digital properties. Our ideal candidate is a team player who is collaborative, innovative, a wiz at front-end development methods and technologies. If you thrive in fast-paced environments, by creating rich, highly engaging and interactive experiencesfor the Web this job is for YOU. You must have a passion for great design and web standards, have worked with Magento, and possess a detailed understanding of how interactive experiences should function.

Responsibilities:

  • Conceptualize, Design, Develop, and Test, HTML/HTML5, CSS, JavaScript and interaction design that meet accessibility and web browser standards
  • Partner with User Experience, Design, .Net, php, and ColdFusion teams to execute strategies on all client projects
  • Utilize responsive design to support usability in PC, mobile and tablet environments
  • Develop and optimize existing features, as well as prototype and implement new features
  • Advocating Web interaction design best practices, with a focus on consistency and usability
  • Resolve cross-browser layout issues and bugs
  • Adhere to web standards, usability, and best practices
  • Develop and maintain high traffic e-commerce websites
  • Interpret existing site design and style guides by creating pixel perfect web pages from Photoshop files
  • Provide scoping and estimating for front-end development tasks
  • Provide front-end expertise with Magento platform

Qualifications:

  • Experience with Magento in a front-end capacity
  • Magento Front-End Developer certification a plus
  • Minimum of 3-5 years web development experience
  • An extensively detailed level of understanding of current programming and web-publishing which include HTML, CSS, JavaScript (focus on jQuery)
  • Strategic and analytical thinker, self-motivated and driven to learn outside of work environment
  • Knowledge of IT systems and technology with strong experience building front end code for web applications that work across browsers and devices
  • Must be highly independent and motivated and work well with server side developers
  • Highly Proficient in latest versions of JavaScript, HTML and CSS and web standards
  • Follow web trends in design, functionality and technology
  • Ability to work across functional teams, including designers, developers, and business teams
  • Attention to detail and relentlessly pursue excellence in producing quality deliverables
  • E-Commerce experience
  • .NET, php, or ColdFusion development and design experience a plus
Nancy Mann
Guidance Solutions, Inc
4134 Del Rey Ave
Marina Del Rey, CA 90292
Phone: (310) 754-4000