Front End Developer

Company
Location
SoHo
Posted
February 11, 2013

About the right team member:

Your world is the confluence of beautiful design and impeccable structure. Your code, markup, and styles are nimble, scalable, and clean. You salivate over the latest trends in design, coding and web innovations. You appreciate new challenges and strive to optimize the user experience by taking a powerful back-end and translating it into a robust and usable application that people look forward to using on a daily basis.

Responsibilities:
  • Building a robust but user-friendly front-end web application to a robust back-end system
  • Contributing to key decisions for building out and scaling the system
Qualifications:

We are seeking candidates who exhibit a strong desire to work in a startup environment and a record of high achievement. Successful candidates will have:

  • Playing a musical instrument well (we kid, but that sure would be nice)
  • 1-3 years of professional experience
  • Degree in computer science or related field (preferred), but actual work and accomplishments trump all
  • Experience building solid user interfaces to a set of backend web services
  • In-depth knowledge of the LAMP stack
  • Strong fluency in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, ActionScript, PHP
  • Experience with WordPress
  • Expertise with web/mobile usability standards and practices
  • Experience with usability testing and A/B testing is a plus
Nice-to-haves:
  • Experience coding Cocoa (iPhone/iPad), Android, Java
  • Understanding of Apache server configurations is a plus
Benefits:
  • Killer compensation, stock options, health care, etc.
  • Free hot eats and cool treats, new computer of your choosing, gym membership
  • Create something that will change the world and the way people treat their money

Apply for this job

Please email your resume and a short cover letter to jobs+ webdev@betterment.com