Junior Front-End Developer

Company Name Swift Collective
Location Portland, OR
Date Posted Mar 26, 2012
Category Developer
Listing Type Jobs


We are looking for a passionate, junior front-end developer with strong foundational knowledge in HTML, CSS and Javascript. Most importantly, we are looking for someone who has a desire to learn, solve problems in our collaborative environment and contribute ideas and solutions for our clients. Hand coding standards-compliant front-end code is your craft. Ideal candidates have a strong base understanding of good HTML syntax and want to work in an environment where you can further develop your skills.


Minimum of 1-2 years developing website and/or web applications and direct experience with the following:
1-2 years experience in HTML, CSS, Javascript each. Intermediate proficiency expected.
Experience with CSS2 and CSS3/HTML5 preferred.
Experience and interest in Javascript libraries, ideally jQuery.
Have tested your websites across multiple browsers to ensure compatibility. Experience in developing for mobile browsers a plus.
Expertise in responsive design a plus, but not required.
Experience with versioning systems such as Subversion and Git a plus.

Approach technical challenges with an open mind and desire to innovate.
Appreciate great design and thrive in a creative environment.
Are communicative, patient, and clear under tight deadlines.

As a junior developer at Swift Collective, you will be part of a team of developers who collaborate with designers and producers to craft solutions together. This role is one where you will gain great industry experience and connections.

If this sounds like it could be a match, send us your resume and a quick note about yourself. Please state the job title in the subject line, and send an email to jobs@swiftcollective.com.

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