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Web Developer

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Job Classification:

Full-time position, working remote. Must be local to Chicago.

Reporting Structure:

This position reports to the Director of Creative Technology.

Description:

If you’re into all things web development, have an eye for design and are interested in learning new development skills, our open Web Developer position might be a perfect match for you.

The Agency:

88 Brand Partners is an independent, full-service branding and advertising agency that builds, elevates and extends a wide variety of service-oriented brands. Whatever the industry —healthcare, financial services, associations, hospitality, cultural institutions—we strive to build authentic, captivating experiences that make a positive impact on our clients’ audiences and their brands.

Working at 88, you’ll find a team of very different but like-minded individuals who bring diverse expertise and knowledge to everything we do. United We Brand.

The Position:

The Web Developer is responsible for producing clean and efficient code for concepts for advertising, marketing and branding campaigns.

Projects can range from HTML5 display banners and HTML emails to developing websites in WordPress and other platforms. You will work closely with the Creative Team and the Director of Creative Technology to produce engaging, interactive digital media experiences.

To help you along the way, you will have the opportunity to learn directly from the development team and access top-notch learning resources from several online services.

Experience/Capabilities Requirements:

  • Work with Art Directors and the development team to produce a wide range of web-based projects.
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Core understanding of browser and system requirements across multiple devices.
  • The ability to build using a mobile-first strategy.
  • Produce clean and tested code throughout the development cycle.
  • Effectively communicate any issues that might arise within the development cycle.
  • The ability and willingness to problem solve.
  • An eye for design and the ability to take design files and make them come to life in code.

Technical Skills:

  • HTML, CSS/SASS, Javascript(ES6)
  • PHP
  • RWD (Responsive web design)
  • Source Control (GIT)
  • WordPress
  • React or Vue

Bonus Skills:

  • NextJS
  • Gatsby
  • Drupal
  • Basic understanding of APIs
  • NodeJS

If you think that you’re a fit for this position, please submit a resume, portfolio samples and short bio to Tom Astley at tastley@88brandpartners.com.