Front-End Visual Developer

Working in a team environment from the designs produced by our User Experience and Business Consultants, the developer is responsible for creating attractive and innovative user interface designs that are powerful, easy to use, highly customizable & reusable. Visual & Web UI Developers are in direct contact with the needs of the customer and deliver highly tailored and visible solutions.

Required Skills:
  • Ability to work in a cross functional team environment, from making pixel perfect sites that meet the design requirements to integrating code with the back-end development team
  • Strong working knowledge of Photoshop; able to convert Photoshop mock-ups to valid cross browsers templates
  • Strong XHTML skills; knowledge of how to use appropriate hooks in XHTML to limit the amount of classes and ID’s required on a page
  • Deep understanding of CSS inheritance and how to use it to your advantage
  • A good ideology for managing maintainable, scalable and cross-browser code across large sites
  • Familiar with source control principles and comfortable with Subversion
  • In-depth knowledge of IE quirks and how to address them

Bonus Skills:
  • Strong knowledge of UX principles
  • Experience with different templating engines
  • Experience working with DOJO and/or other JavaScript libraries