Front End Web Developer (No C2C or Sponsorship) in Columbus, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/30/2019

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Front End Developers, Vaco has the IT career opportunities you've been searching for! Our client has an immediate opportunity for a Front End Web Developer. At Vaco, we give you an advantage over your competition by advocating for you. We promote your strengths to the hiring manager so that you are NOT just another faceless resume.

Our recruiters will prepare you for the interview and provide you with great insight about trends in the market - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture, and growth opportunities. If you're an experienced Web Developer, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

Supports the Digital team by assisting with the execution of a wide range of internet-based initiatives, including website concept development, front-end web development and maintenance using HTML, XHTML, DHTML, CSS, MVC/.Net and JavaScript, and final execution of project requirements. As a member of the Information Technology team, works cross-functionally with partners that include: Creative, Communications, PMO, and Marketing to ensure brand-right experience and technically sound deliverables.

Responsibilities:

Front-End Design and Development (80%)

  • Designs, builds, and maintains sites according to the project requirements and direction from Web Designers, Marketing strategy, and IT.
  • Collaborates with Web Designers and other Developers to execute solutions against the specified technical architecture and visual design.
  • Documents code in accordance with expectations outlined in the project requirements.
  • Executes unit test plans and delivers code that is free of bugs and satisfies all communicated project requirements.
  • Manages quality assurance on all site work against comps and required deliverables.
  • Maintains on-site category sku lists for accurate display on web.
  • Partners with third-parties to ensure onsite analytics and SEO tagging is managed properly.
  • Sets up and maintains digital catalogs accessed from the site.
  • Creates reusable components and libraries for designers and content creators to use for the rapid development of content.
  • Builds content templates for the flexible and rapid delivery of content.
  • Participates in peer code reviews

Departmental Functions (20%)

  • Collaborate with other internal IT resources on best practices for web development as well as system limitations.
  • Conducts internal presentations, as needed.
  • Tests third party solutions and troubleshoots issues
  • Represents IT department in meetings and presents materials to other departments and senior management.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in MIS, CIS, CS, Communications, or related field; or equivalent experience.
  • 3+ years of experience in web design and front-end programming/development.
  • Experience with client-side web development and maintenance using HTML, XHTML, DHTML, CSS, LESS, JavaScript, JQuery, .NET/MVC.
  • Some experience with source code control systems, preferably GIT or TFS.
  • Familiarity with MVC site structures and development.
  • Experience working in content management systems. Preferably with ecommerce features - Episerver experience a plus
  • Experience with .Net Core a plus.