Front-End Web Developer

Job Opening

PPA Agency is looking for a part-time front-end web developer.

This position will require 20-30 hours per week. This is a remote working opportunity

Duties: Responsible for working with clients and implementing visual and interactive elements that users engage with through their web browser when using a web application. Develop functional and appealing web- and mobile-based applications based on usability. Provide website maintenance and enhancements. Use a combination of markup languages to code web pages. Write functional requirement documents and specifications. Create quality mockups and prototypes on tight timelines. Assist back-end developers with coding and troubleshooting. Create cascading style sheets (CSS) that are consistent across all browsers and platforms. Maintain graphic standards and branding throughout the product’s interface and keep current on emerging technologies, and Promote usability best practices

Skills and Personal Traits: Understanding of layout aesthetics and a rigor for programming are prerequisites in the front-end web developer job description. Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3. Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS, Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery. Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX. Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, being able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as Gimp or Photoshop is a plus. Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them. Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git/Mercurial/SVN and sound understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.  

 

 

Requirements:

  • BA/BS or equivalent experience

  • At least 3-5 years of experience designing and developing web sites

  • High attention to detail

  • Ability to establish and meet ongoing deadlines

  • Ability to communicate with and maintain strong client relationships

Part-time Benefits:

  • 401k active upon hire date

  • Biweekly payroll with 3% profit sharing deposited to 401k account active upon hire date

  • Remote working environment

About PPA: We are a top advertising/digital marketing agency in Columbus and have been in operation for over 35 years. PPA is a full-service advertising and digital marketing agency providing clients with creative and cost-effective marketing and promotional solutions.

We’re a no-fluff, straightforward, honest, proven, hard-working agency with a diverse team of talented individuals. Meet our team here.

Qualified candidates: please use the form below to submit your application and work samples. We look forward to hearing from you.

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