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Front-End Web Developer

at Prolific Giving, Inc. in San Francisco, CA   —   Apr 08, 2014   |  
Overview
We are looking for experienced front-end engineers or designers who have a full understanding of the nature of social networking services and its challenges. You should have a full understanding of user experience of different user groups. In addition, you should be able to conceptualize and design original ideas that bring simplicity and ease of use to complex design issues.

You:
build systems that scale to millions of users
are able to work independently and efficiently to meet deadlines
are self-motivated, detail-oriented and organized
love to tweak code and configuration files to get optimal performance
work with others to solve problems

How to Apply:
We'd love to hear from you. Please include a CV/resume with references with your application.

Applications without cover letters will not be considered. We need people who can communicate in code and in English. Please include your portfolio with cover letter if you are applying for the front-end web developer/UI designer position.

Write whatever you like, but we'd prefer if you would explain why you are excited to join a startup and/or tell us about something you've done that you are particularly proud of.
Responsibilities
Develop and deliver compelling, elegant and easily-navigable website design layouts and user experiences
images/develop/produce a variety of visual design components
Build efficient and reusable front-end abstractions
to streamline the process of building user interfaces
to capture and express our brand values to businesses
Participate in all phases of the web application development lifecycle from requirements
Perform complete testing of web applications unit and system, engaging users as necessary
Generating new ideas, contributing creativity and interactivity to web application development
Experience
BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
2-5 years professional experience in web development
Two years minimum experience as an interactive designer, implementing standards-compliant web application user interfaces
Proficiency in PhotoShop and Illustrator
Proficiency in client-side web technologies such as PHP, HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, AJAX, JQuery, etc
Experience with rapid web development in PHP, Python, or Ruby (Extensive experience with PHP preferred)
Must have an eye for design and be detail-oriented; able to take mock-ups and turn them into pixel-perfect working pages
Understanding of user interface design, including interaction and visual design principles
Familiarity with the Social Networking platform
Strong working knowledge of W3C Web Standards
Understanding and improving client-side performance
Compensation
Competitive
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