Wood Street Journal

Informed Marketing Insights & Inspiration

Our goal for the Wood Street Journal is simple: to educate and empower the reader by providing them with the tools to market their business, organization, or cause online. We do this by offering posts by experts on web design, tech trends, SEO, social, content marketing, and more. If there are any related topics you’d like us to cover, please let us know!

Wood Street is Looking for a Front End Developer

Is this you or someone you know? Here’s what we’re thinking…

As part of a high-performing team, you will enjoy a friendly, collaborative work environment where everyone has a voice and a hand in the final product and its direction.

You will:

  • Produce clean, semantic HTML and object oriented CSS for our cutting edge websites
  • Create mobile friendly and responsive code
  • Develop website enhancements with JavaScript and jQuery
  • Develop and maintain stylesheets and style standards
  • Optimize front-end HTML/CSS/JS for performance
  • Create custom WordPress themes and templates
  • Perform a variety of website maintenance tasks for our existing clients

We expect:

  • A front end coding ninja with 2-4 years production level experience in HTML/CSS/JS
  • Ability to create a fully functional website from a Photoshop file
  • Strong attention to detail while meeting tight deadlines
  • A self-motivated geek who can’t stop themselves from keeping on up the latest industry advancements
  • A self-starter who loves getting his/her hands dirty
  • Understanding of objected oriented programming, and how it applies to front-end development
  • Familiarity with best practices in front-end development
  • A team player

Bonus points:

  • Mobile Frameworks (PhoneGap, Sencha Touch, jQuery Mobile, etc)
  • ASP.NET, ASP
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • JavaScript (AJAX)
  • High level of Star Wars related knowledge

You get:

  • Competitive salary with bonus options
  • Full healthcare benefits
  • A convenient, downtown Frederick location
  • A friendly, collaborative & casual working environment
  • An unlimited supply of coffee and Chiclets

We are considering offering a part-time and/or internship version of this position based on the applicants received. We will only consider those who email the following to resumes@woodst.com:

  • Resume
  • Past work experience and work samples
  • Salary requirements and availability

Good luck!

    Leave a Comment

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *