UX Developer II (5957 )

Marketing Amsterdam, New York


Description

Position at Amsterdam Printing & Litho

Amsterdam, a leader, and innovator in business-to-business direct mail and imprinted promotional products has a career opportunity available for a Front End Developer to work with the design team to build and maintain company websites, landing pages, email blasts and related materials. Ideal candidates will have extensive HTML 5/CSS authoring experience, a design portfolio, a can-do attitude and proven problem-solving ability.

 

Beyond markup, qualified candidates will demonstrate outstanding mastery of CSS to execute on advanced designs, as well as an understanding of JavaScript to build solutions that are fast, efficient, extensible, and appropriately tailored to the most advanced requirements in usability and functionality.

 

The ideal candidate will have a grasp on the following online marketing concepts: Email, Shopping Carts, PPC, and SEO.

 

Responsibilities (but are not limited to):

 

  • Build standards-compliant cross-browser/platform compatible web pages
  • Collaborate with designers & backend engineers to refine the user experience
  • Email Design – maintain existing templates for all outgoing designs, and provide new HTML templates
  • Assist in QA testing
  • Perform maintenance and updates to existing websites when requested

 

 

Ideal Skills include (but are not limited to):

 

  • This position will require the candidate to work from our Amsterdam, New York facility
  • Associates degree in Web Design or related field
  • 2+ years front-end development
  • JavaScript (including DOM manipulation, object-oriented JavaScript, Ajax, JSON, events, callbacks) and well-demonstrated HTML 5/CSS 3
  • Knowledge of jQuery
  • Past experience with e-commerce development/maintenance
  • Solid understanding of web/usability/accessibility standards
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills; strong communication skills
  • Experience with ASP.NET, SASS CSS, CSS animations