Senior Front-End Developer

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Senior Front-End Developer

Digitas is a highly caffeinated playground where brilliant minds come together to bring bold, award-winning ideas to life. 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

Digitas is The Connected Marketing Agency, committed to helping brands better connect with people through Truth. Connection. Wonder. With diverse expertise in data, strategy, creative, media, and tech, we work across capabilities and continents to make better connections and achieve ambitious outcomes through ideas that excite, provoke and inspire. Curious and fully transparent, we are always examining real human behavior to create authentic connections—between brands and consumers, clients and partners, and ideas and outcomes. Digitas has 3,500 employees across 18 countries and 32 offices, with an extended network via Publicis Media of over 23,500 employees present in more than 100 countries worldwide. To connect with Digitas or learn more, visit www.digitas.com.