Front End Developer

Charlotte, NC

Red Ventures is looking for a passionate Front End Developer with the skills and the drive to build and maintain digital experiences for some of the country’s biggest brands. You’ll work with top talent including writers, analysts, designers and other developers in a fun, fast-paced environment at our headquarters in Charlotte, NC (relocation assistance provided). Each day, you'll create, code and optimize websites and user experiences in a workplace where you can see the impact of your ideas. 

What You'll Do:

  • Execute and hit deadlines as well as provide timely feedback if the scope is incorrect
  • Produce consistent, quality code in line with our Coding Standards
  • Communicate with technical and non-technical task creators (tech translator)
  • Continuously looks for opportunities for improvement/efficiencies in the codebase they support

What We're Looking For: 

  • At least 3 years of experience in front-end web development
  • Foundation: HTML5, CSS (SASS preferred), JavaScript (vanilla or jQuery at a minimum)
  • Experience with version control tools (Git)
  • Build systems – Gulp (preferred), Grunt, Webpack (second preference), NPM, Bower
  • Adobe Illustrator/Photoshop and Sketch
  • Semantic markup using HTML5
  • CSS through the use of pre-processors such as LESS, SASS, etc.
  • Can develop fully responsive websites (using CSS media queries… JS-based solutions not accepted as meeting these criteria)

Even Better:

  • React JS, Vue JS or Angular JS experience
  • Ability to architect and develop their own API’s and develop build scripts (Gulp and Webpack preferred)
  • Ability to develop Progressive Web Apps (PWAs), Electron apps, React Native apps, or mobile native apps
  • Ability to somewhat cross the threshold into the backend (those that go more full-stack)
  • Practical Implementation of Web Accessibility Standards (compliance with WCAG 2.0 Level AA preferred)
  • Building their own side projects showing more advanced skills
  • Contributing to an open source project
  • Volunteering time educating/mentoring fellow developers

Who We Are:

Founded in 2000, Red Ventures is a portfolio of growing digital businesses that bring consumers and brands together through integrated e-commerce, strategic partnerships and many proprietary brands including Bankrate, AllConnect.com and Reviews.com. Headquartered south of Charlotte, NC, Red Ventures has over 3000 employees in offices across the US, as well as London and Sao Paulo.  For more information, visit www.redventures.com.

At Red Ventures we believe that diversity makes us stronger -  at work and in the world.  Red Ventures is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or any other basis protected by law. Employment at Red Ventures is based solely on a person's merit and qualifications.

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