Cockeysville, MD

Who Staffing is looking for a Front End Developer for a fulltime direct hire opportunity with our client in Cockeysville, Maryland 

Job Description:

·        Our client is looking for a talented and dynamic front-end developer who thrives in a fast paced environment. A candidate with a “can-do” attitude will thrive at this position, which offers the opportunity to add to their design portfolio a multitude of sites created for a growing and diverse client base.

·        The candidate should be experienced with various front-end HTML and JavaScript frameworks and libraries, utilizing components from each to complete functional websites and web applications.

·        One of the primary functions of this position is bringing to life our web designers’ more complex UI designs.

·        In addition, the candidate must be able to work well with customers and our customer-relations personnel to implement digital solutions in a clean and effective manner.

·        The candidate should also be able to manage their time well across multiple projects within a highly collaborative environment.

·        If you enjoy writing JavaScript and breath HTML/CSS this job is for you!  

Job Responsibilities:

·        Converting design documents into working UI for websites and web applications utilizing HTML and JavaScript libraries and frameworks

·        Building custom front-end frameworks for WordPress sites that allow content specialists and designers to complete the website

·        Collaborating with back-end developers and designers to fulfill requirements as defined in the contractual agreements with the agency’s clients

·        Collaborating with back-end developers to create new WordPress modules that augment internal business functions

·        Refining the current front-end automation setup within the development environment utilizing Gulp, NPM and Node.js

·        Providing training to designers on how to utilize front end technologies such as Sass, image optimizers, and browser synchronizers

·        Participating in scope calls/discussion and providing opinions to help estimate the level of effort to fulfill client requirements 

Job Qualifications:

·        Bachelor’s degree in CS, IS, Digital Media Design, or other related field

·        3+ years of experience with front-end web development in a professional environment

·        Highly experienced with utilizing Node.js and various node modules to aid production automation. Examples include Gulp, Browserify, and Browsersync

·        Can code a custom WordPress template from the ground up

·        Experience with writing modular JavaScript.

·        The ability to code refined and user-friendly UI.

·        Comfortable with creating wireframes and transferring wireframes into working designs

·        A solid point-of-view regarding software design and a collaborative nature

·        Effective and professional communication skills

·        Ability to troubleshoot, problem solve and communicate resolutions effectively 

Required Skillset:

·        JavaScript

·        Gulp

·        Js

·        Intermediate knowledge of PHP 5.x/7.x

·        Mac Terminal navigation and function execution

·        WordPress 4 template creation

·        WordPress plugin implementation and manipulation


·        Git

·        MS Office Suite

·        Understanding of web analytics tools such as Google Analytics and Comscore 

Desired Skillset:

·        Knowledge of additional SPAs

·        Ability to write jQuery plugins

·        Applicable knowledge of WebSockets

·        D3