About Lightning Jar
Lightning Jar is a brand, marketing, and commerce consultancy that provides brand strategy, creative media, marketing services, and eCommerce consulting services for Fortune 500 companies and other top brands.
We are seeking full time, part-time, and / or freelance front-end web and mobile application developers.
You must be a skilled front-end/open-source developer who possesses an in-depth knowledge of web application development. This position requires a mastery of the hands-on aspects of front-end web interface engineering, an ability to design and build solid front-end architecture that integrates with other systems and technologies, and the ability to communicate these solutions to other members of the team both verbally and in written documentation. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience authoring web application front-ends with a modern framework like Foundation + SASS, and is excited to dive into other technologies should the need arise.
Overall day-to-day responsibilities include front-end engineering; the hand coding of web-based applications, web pages and mobile apps; integrating your code with other technologies (REST, PHP, CMS, etc); performance optimization; and working with visual designers, interaction designers, and back-end developers.
Developing Mobile First and Responsive Website Experiences
Working with designers and front-end developers to create seamless user experiences
Working with the back-end development team to integrate 3rd party content management systems, e-commerce platforms, and other data sources
Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
Solid understanding of cross-browser/platform issues and solutions for responsive websites
Experience with distributed source control – Git / GitHub
Proficiency in Sketch, Adobe Photoshop and/or Illustrator
Working knowledge of PHP, Linux, Apache and MySQL
Comfortable using the command line
Exceptional time management (can meet deadlines), problem solving, teamwork, and communication skills
Ability to work in an Agile production processes (Scrum, Kanban)
Ability to write well-commented code and documentation
Candidate must have strong user interface and usability knowledge.
Deliver browser-compatible front-end code.
BA/BS in Computer Science or similar degree.
Other Experience that is a Plus
Building PHP/MySQL web sites/applications
Building Pimcore based web sites/applications
Writing unit and functional tests as an integral part of your development process
Integrating major 3rd party APIs (Facebook, Twitter, Google Maps, YouTube, etc.)
Previous interactive marketing agency experience - working with visual designers and back-end developers
Experience modifying and extending open-source software such as content management systems and e-commerce platforms
Musical or other creative talents
How to apply:
Please send a cover letter, resume to email@example.com