Front End Developer

first_imgJob DescriptionReporting to the Director of Design and Digital Strategy, thefrontend developer will play a crucial role in the Create Studiofor University Relations. The frontend developer will collaboratewith designers, stakeholders, writers and others to createaccessible, clean, well functioning frontend code for web and otherdigital communication.| |Working with a dynamic team, the frontenddeveloper will build and maintain mobile-first templates for theAdobe Experience Manager content management system (CMS) to be usedby vt.edu, vtnews.vt.edu, and other constituents around theuniversity. She/he will also provide frontend solutions to a numberof digital projects focused on engaging with strategic audiences.These projects will set the stage for a university wide initiativeto embrace a digitally focused, audience centered approach tocommunication. Leading the charge for solving web functionalityacross the top platforms in advancement which include VT News,campaign site and the philanthropy site.| |The ideal candidate willshow initiative in solving problems, and will work well as a memberof a team or as a lead. We are looking for a self starter, who iseager to learn, and fun to work with. The ideal candidate is acreative thinker, who approaches projects with the end user inmind. He/She should be excited to work in an inclusive, fast paced,and energetic environment.Required QualificationsBachelor’s degree in Computer Science or relevant field.| |Mustknow HTML, CSS, JQuery, JavaScript.| |Experience with developingcode that meets accessibility standards.| |Experience with theming,template design for a content management system.|Preferred QualificationsExperience with LESS, SASS, or similar systems.| |Experience withresponsive web design and responsive email design.| |Experiencewith Subversion, GIT or similar version control system.||Experience with Adobe Experience Manager.| |Experience with Agileworkflow for development.Pay BandN/AAppointment TypeRegularReview DateJanuary 18, 2021Additional InformationAs part of the application process, please provide a portfolio withlinks to websites you have developed, or projects that candemonstrate your ability to succeed in this position.The successful Candidate will be required to have a criminalconviction check.About Virginia TechDedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve),Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking ahands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to beleaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institutionthat enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout theworld, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community dedicatedto knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers morethan 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eightundergraduatecolleges , a school ofmedicine , a veterinarymedicine college, Graduate School , and Honors College . The universityhas a significant presence across Virginia, including the Innovation Campusin Northern Virginia; the Health Sciences and Technology Campus inRoanoke; sites in Newport News and Richmond; and numerous Extension offices andresearchcenters . A leading global research institution, Virginia Techconducts more than $500 million in research annually.Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, orapplicants on the basis of age, color, disability, sex (includingpregnancy), gender, gender identity, gender expression, geneticinformation, national origin, political affiliation, race,religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status, or otherwisediscriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about,discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation ofother employees or applicants, or on any other basis protected bylaw.If you are an individual with a disability and desire anaccommodation, please contact Brandi Barnett [email protected] during regular business hours at least 10business days prior to the event.Advertised: September 17, 2020Applications close:last_img read more