Department of Computer Science

JOB_201204_205

Job Title: Front End Developer (HTML, CSS, java_script)
Posted by Company: Direct Brands, Inc.
Address: Garden City, NY,
Contact: Emilie Kovit-Meyer at emilie.kovit@directbrands.com
Job Application URL: http://directbrands.hrmdirect.com/employment/view.php?req=86640&
Pay Rate: 0 to 0 $/hr

Description:

Direct Brands Inc. is one of the largest direct-to-consumer distributors of media products in the U.S. The company is home to such market-leading book, DVD and music club brands, such as Doubleday Book Club, Book-of-the-Month Club, Mystery Guild, Black Expressions and Columbia House. The company serves millions of members in the U.S. through its various club catalogs and websites. Direct Brands, Inc. has offices in New York & Pennsylvania.

We are looking for an Front End Developer for our Garden City location who is proficient in HTML, CSS and web standards. Knowledge of jQuery and java_script is a plus, but not required. You should also understand how to create clean and efficient code, and have a desire to continuously learn and develop your front-end development skills.



Responsibilities:

Participate in the full lifecycle of software development of the e-Commerce websites - analysis, design, coding, documentation and testing.
Take part in requirement meeting with business and design discussions.
Create high-performance code by working closely with project lead and team members and develop detailed implementation designs.
Work closely with Team lead to estimate the tasks allocated.
Work with QA and release management teams.
Daily responsibilities could include troubleshooting production issues as well as project development.


Required Skills:
1-2 years experience in web based application development.
Strong working knowledge of HTML, cross-browser CSS, and java_script.
Must be highly motivated and detail-oriented with a good attitude.
Must demonstrate creative problem solving, self-motivation, proactive attitude, initiative, and flexibility.
Must be able to work with minimum supervision and be a valuable contributor in an interactive team environment.
Excellent communication skills
Previous ecommerce experience a plus