Front End Web Developer - Newport Beach, CA

Job Location:
Newport Beach

KWALL is seeking an experienced Front-end Web Developer to join our growing team. This role will work directly with the design and development departments to implement complex and responsive websites developed on PHP and open source content management systems. The ideal candidate will have good communication skills, exceptional attention to detail, and the ability to work collaboratively as a team.

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Work with design teams and clients to deliver a flexible web platform

  • Take Adobe Photoshop files or Fireworks files and convert them into a complex CMS theme

  • Provide Jquery or Javascript based interactions

  • Develop site themes with LESS or SASS and traditional CSS

  • QA and be able to cross browser test themes and sites

  • Communicate with clients and internal stakeholders in an exceptional manner

Required Qualifications:

  • 4 year BA/BS from an accredited college or university

  • 2 years in a Front-end development position at an agency

  • Experience and expert knowledge of CSS/HTML/JavaScript and template development skills

  • Experience developing and/or theming with CMS systems

  • Understanding of PHP and other development languages

  • Expert HTML knowledge

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Understanding of SQL and other traditional technologies

  • Expert experience using Adobe Fireworks and Photoshop to cut and create web images

  • Knowledge of responsive/mobile design

  • Ability to handle fast-paced work environment, deadlines and new challenges


  • Ability to work well with others in a team based atmosphere

COMPANY OVERVIEW

KWALL delivers online systems and websites for top tier businesses and universities that require a great experience for their clients. KWALL is a leader in the CMS space and delivers complex solutions that clients can manage simply. Our systems include Open source CMS applications, SAAS systems, and entire university web systems.

Our mission is to deliver the best customer experience and system possible to our clients and give them the tools to empower them on the web.

 

COMPENSATION

KWALL provides a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes health coverage, PTO, 401k, and a great work environment. Rates are competitive and based on education, experience and abilities.

Please do not contact us if you are a recruiter, agency, or outsourcing company. This position is on-site in our offices, not remote.

To apply - contact jobs@kwallcompany.com with your resume and a cover letter quickly outlining why you would be a fit for this role.