Front-End Developer LOCALPERMANENT

Job Description

About Airtype

Airtype is a brand, design and interactive agency located in Winston-Salem, NC. We serve a variety of clients, ranging from Fortune 200 companies to local breweries. We have our own lifestyle apparel brand and are heavily involved with enhancing the identity of our innovative city.

We are a tight, passionate group that values the uniqueness that each member of the team brings to the table. We believe that we can be serious about making high-quality work, while also having a healthy dose of fun. We strive to create a relaxed work environment that enables you to collaborate with other talented people to do what you love.

It is an exciting time at Airtype. We will be celebrating our 10th anniversary within the next year. This fall, we are moving into our new headquarters, a completely renovated 10,000 sq. ft. historic building that is a testament to the quality of work that we adhere to.

Visit us at or on Twitter @airtype.


We are looking for a front-end developer with a passion for standards and best practices to help assist on some of our most challenging projects to date. You will help maintain existing client-side applications as well as architect new systems. We currently have several Angular applications built on top of Laravel and Craft CMS. The client-side and server-side applications are completely decoupled, but basic knowledge of PHP is beneficial and is preferable.

This is an on-site, full time position at our Winston-Salem, NC office.

Responsibilities and Expectations

  • Be yourself. You do you.
  • 3-5 years web development experience
  • Passion for web standards and best practices
  • Maintaining and refactoring existing applications
  • Developing with a mobile first, adaptive/responsive mindset
  • Engineering client-side applications that are modular and maintainable

Required Skills

  • Experience with at least one modern client-side JavaScript framework (AngularJS, Ember, Vue, React, etc)
  • Working knowledge of JavaScript task runners (Gulp, Grunt)
  • Utilization of CSS pre-processors (SASS, SCSS, LESS)
  • Integration of RESTful APIs
  • Understanding of version control (git)
  • Familiarity with modern PHP frameworks (Laravel, Lumen, Slim, etc)
  • Knowledge of CMS integration (Craft, ExpressionEngine, WordPress, etc.)
  • Ability to create assets from Photoshop designs

Plus +

  • Experience with Linux server administration
  • Familiarity with Amazon Web Services, Rackspace Cloud Services, Heroku, Dokku and/or Pivotal Web Services
  • Understanding of or interest in the following: Webpack, ES2015, TypeScript, SMACSS, BEM


  • A smallish city with tons of history that is seriously on the up-and-up
  • Low cost of living
  • An hour from the Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Centrally located to a ton of great cities (Greensboro, Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Charlotte, Asheville, Boone, Roanoke).

Want to get more familiar with WSNC? Get an inside look through a little site we built called

We also created a map of our favorite places in WSNC. Check it out at

How to Apply

If you think you have the code chops and think you might be a good fit for Airtype, please submit your resume, including a link to your github profile and/or other relevant profiles. If we think you’re a good fit as well, we’ll be in touch.

Please submit your resume using the link below:

Contact Info

  • Location: Winston-Salem, NC
  Posted July 26, 2016