Mobile Web Developer

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Company Name Vaco Technology
Location Atlanta, GA
Date Posted August 27, 2013
Category Default
Job Type Contractor

Description



As a Mobile Web Developer, you will use HTML5, CSS3, and Javascript to build responsive, bleeding edge mobile web applications for an audience of millions of tablet and smart phone users.

Responsibilities
* Create cross-browser, fully functional web pages using XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript, while strictly adhering to accessibility and W3C web standards
* Build accessible, standards-compliant, responsive web pages and applications for smart phones and tablets using HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript
* Work with business clients, internal and external, to scope, structure and deliver complex web products
* Collaborate with developers, product managers, designers, web publishers, producers and back-end engineers to support site operations and meet project deadlines
* Troubleshoot and resolve code issues, and mentor other developers on best practices and group standards
* Review new code (self and peer) following W3C web standards and strict QA guidelines
* Support site operations through creating / updating site code and configuring content via in-house CMS

Required Skills:

* Bachelor's Degree in technical discipline or equivalent experience
* 2 years relevant work experience (must provide HTML5/CSS3/JS code
* Proven experience hand-coding HTML5 using semantic markup, the latest W3C web standards, and CSS3 layout / positioning
* Ability to interpret and modify JavaScript and jQuery coding patterns
* Demonstrated technical growth and specialization of skills within web technologies

Desired (not required) Skills:

* 5+ years relevant work experience
* Deep experience developing modular, object-oriented JavaScript applications and concepts Experience with CommonJS, Modernizr, and MVC frameworks (such as Backbone.js or Amber.js) a plus.
* Experience building responsive/adaptive layouts using CSS3
* Proficiency with Git and Github (please send your Github profile if you have one)
* Experience with Jasmine and Selenium test suites
* Experience with Agile development methodologies (Scrum, Kanban, etc.)
* Expert knowledge and real-world experience working with XSL, XSLT, and XML style sheets
* Expert working knowledge of WCAG/508 compliance and accessibility
* Experience working with large scale Content Management Systems in support of an enterprise, public-facing website

Education/Certifications:

Bachelor's Degree in technical discipline or equivalent experience