Senior Front-End Developer

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Digitas exists to make brands count. We’re a modern, data-inspired agency.

 

We are the only agency designed to offer clients who seek to transform their marketing, a complete stack of services, from integrated communications, to commerce to CRM and innovation services, across the world, all driven by our data about what really counts for businesses.

 

Our global workforce of 7,000 includes industry-leading creatives in each region, working with data scientists, technology experts and media specialists to demonstrate what can be achieved when hard data meets imagination.

 

Our amazing Technology capability delivers cutting-edge, high-impact digital products and campaigns. We have strategic partnerships with the world’s leading marketing and technology vendors that allow us to leverage the top platforms and tools for our clients. Through collaborating with Strategy, Experience Design, Data Science, Project Management, and Account teams, our technologists are paving the way for innovation and transforming the marketing landscape. To help with this, we’re looking for an outstanding  Senior Front-End Developer—a passionate coder and born collaborator who can apply their superior skills to create world-class web solutions.

 

Sound like you? Read on.

 

What you’ll do:

 

As  Senior Front-End Developer, you’ll work closely with cross-disciplinary teams to create first-rate web experiences and ensure top-notch, end-to-end solutions.

 

Day to day your role includes:

  • Implementing modern and maintainable code solutions
  • Participating in code reviews and contributing to coding and architectural standards
  • Driving mutually beneficial solutions between our Creative and Technology teams
  • Collaborating with other departments to ensure focused, high-quality, and timely delivery
  • Encouraging teams to adopt emerging technologies when appropriate
  • Serving as a recognized subject matter expert within your field
  • Playing a supportive role in helping to scope, shape, plan, and execute a project
  • Ensuring that all web solutions are performant, secure, and accessible for end users
  • Keeping a pulse on emerging technologies and techniques
  • Mentoring junior team members
  • Presenting work to other departments and clients
  • Creating technical documentation and specifications

 

We’re looking for strong, impactful work experience, which typically includes:

  • 2-4 years of web development experience
  • Mastery of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript
  • A good understanding of usability and visual design
  • Working knowledge of modern front-end frameworks, build tools, and responsive web design techniques
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Understanding of Accessibility standards and experience working on their respective implementations
  • Experience implementing different analytics solutions in websites
  • Strong proficiency in at least one content management system
  • Intellectual curiosity, passion, inventiveness, and a desire to learn and grow
  • A positive attitude towards both work and people
  • Motivation to work independently as well as part of a team
  • The ability to prioritize tasks, meet deadlines, and work in a fast-paced environment
  • The willingness to mentor and lead junior developers
  • A three-year degree or appropriate professional certification is a plus

 

Got what it takes? We’d love to hear from you.

About Digitas 

We have 40 offices in 25 countries, each one helping to upend and redefine the landscape of strategy, creativity, media and technology. We’re pumped about the accolades we’ve earned – cue Titanium Lions, Gold Pencils and making LinkedIn’s Most InDemand Employer List of 2014 – but what energizes us most is the people we work with, the clients we work for and the never-ending challenge that confronts us: Producing amazing creative, day after day. On top of great values, great people and great clients, we’re proud to offer many great perks – things like flex vacation days, tuition reimbursement, gym membership discounts and anniversary gifts for the many people who’ve been with us 5, 10, 20 years and more. And while we celebrate those who’ve stuck by us and shaped us into the creative force that we are today, we’re always looking for great new talent help us grow even stronger. If that’s you, well, come join us.

Digitas is an equal opportunity employer.