At Blackjet, we believe strongly in two things:
1) Life is too short not to work with nice people.
2) Be fearless.
If you agree and are an extremely motivated full stack web developer who isn’t afraid to challenge the status quo, we want to meet you. As a front end web developer at Blackjet, you’ll join a team of web developers, creative and UX designers and copywriters who are very passionate about what they do. You're passionate about all things design, code and digital. You're motivated, resourceful and collaborative. You believe in building strong relationships and that powerful ideas are the great equalizer.
Develop complete websites using Wordpress
Convert PSDs into webpages, display ads, HTML emails
Intuitively build front ends given mock-ups, wireframes or copy decks that are consistent with project and creative requirements
Be conscious of issues (code, UX, design, conflicts, etc...) that pertain to the entire team or project, and bring them to the attention of the lead developer
Optimize websites for maximum performance
Create, deploy and manage website environments and DNS settings
Report to the lead web developer
Constantly improve development standards, practices, building a library of resources
2-4 years of front end web development experience with a creative or advertising agency
Proven working knowledge of PHP, MySQL, Wordpress theme and plugin development & customization
Ability to work with and develop on top of RESTful APIs
Knowledge of the command line – using GIT, NPM, SSH, etc…
Experience using front-end development libraries (gulp, grunt etc…)
An acute attention to detail, process, design and UX
Team-oriented attitude and a willingness to pitch in where needed
An entrepreneurial mindset
Ability to manage multiple time-sensitive projects simultaneously
Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies
A fearless approach to life and learning