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compensation: Negotiable
employment type: contract
telecommuting okay

We are looking for a talented front-end developer who obsesses over clean code and extremely intuitive user experiences.

When you first checkout a new site, do you crack open dev tools and start poking around? Do you resize your browser rapidly trying to see the how the site responds?

Does it make you a little sick to your stomach if all you find is a mess of divs and inline JavaScript?

At ASG front-end developers are an integral part of helping define, design and develop new and innovative Ecommerce ideas that will be used by millions of people. You'll turn designs/mockups into working products and help rapidly prototype new features so we can quickly iterate on what works and what doesn't. If you love to create great user experiences as much as you love to produce clean and super fast front-end code, you probably belong at ASG.

REQUIREMENTS - Must be able to work 9 am to 4 pm Eastern Time (New York Time Zone)
Must speak fluent English

Your day to day:
Working with our team of designers to ensure their brilliant vision is delivered seamlessly into a highly optimized web and mobile experience
Collaborating with back-end developers to create the building blocks that will allow you to deliver a gorgeous, well structured interface
Optimizing HTML/CSS/JS code to ensure high performance interfaces
Making the world a better place with W3C & WCAG standards
Grow your professional repertoire by exploring new alternatives to old solutions with the help and encouragement of an all star team
3-5 years creative experience in consumer web design with emphasis on user experience
Basic knowledge of Photoshop / Illustrator / Sketch
Firm grasp of Responsive Web Design principles
Expert level implementation of HTML5 / CSS3 / Javascript / jQuery
Understands the importance of web site performance and is motivated to design for extreme optimization and UX
Ability to self manage your work load and no hesitation about raising concerns or ideas to the team
Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills; equally at ease speaking with development teams or executives when articulating and advocating design concepts and rationale
Proven ability to deliver high quality designs to customers/stakeholders in a collaborative environment

Nice to Haves:
Experience with Ecommerce / Online Shopping sites a huge plus.
Experience with Magento or Shopify
Knowledge of accessibility standards including WCAG 2.0 (A/AA) and AODA
Experience with task runners such as Grunt/Gulp and the creation of workflows
Basic knowledge of PHP / Ruby on Rails

Back-End (Any of the following are ok)
• A back-end programming language (PHP, Node, Ruby etc)
• Knowledge of REST API's
• Knowledge of a database such as MySQL, Postgres, or MongoDB
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

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