Front-End Developer for High-Polish, Aesthetically-Driven Sites REMOTEPERMANENT

Job Description

Boutique creative agency Transom is looking for a developer to join our work-from-anywhere team.

Specifically, we're looking for an aesthetically-minded developer experienced with modern front-end development practices & frameworks and working knowledge of PHP or other backend languages.

What You'll Do

  • Build-out full-featured, performant, cross-browser, and accessible websites from design-mockups.
  • Participate in defining and implementing technical direction for the development of new client projects.
  • Collaborate with technical colleagues to identify best-fit implementation for technical challenges.
  • Proactively review and test own work; provide peer-review work for others.
  • Assist in back-end, API integration and development.
  • Provide weekly reviews on current project progress to clients.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends and best practices to continuously improve our development methodologies.

What We Look For

  • Strong aesthetic sense, understanding of basic design and layout principles.
  • Ability to quickly shift between projects to fix bugs or add requested features to existing projects.
  • Ability to undertake projects from ideation to deployment without direct oversight, formalizing processes and best practices along the way.
  • Good organization and time management skills.
  • Attention to details and passion for quality.
  • Strong working knowledge of version control using Git.

Skills And Experience Required

  • Craft, Wordpress, or other CMS website development experience
  • Tailwind CSS / Scoping methodologies like BEM
  • Familiarity with Figma/Sketch
  • Strong knowledge of RESTful web services and APIs like Algolia.
  • Experience with front-end frameworks like Vue or React
  • TypeScript / ES2015+
  • Strong working knowledge of CI/CD pipelines for website deployment (Gitlab, CircleCI, etc)
  • Digital Ocean / Linux server management


  • Experience integrating Algolia’s API
  • Experience building Shopify sites


  • Health Care Stipend
  • 3 Weeks Paid Vacation
  • Third Friday of Every Month Off
  • Salary Depends on Experience

About Transom

Transom is a boutique creative agency focusing on building emotive, tactile brands and web experiences. We are a work-from-anywhere company.

How to Apply

Please email [email protected] with a link to your portfolio and/or recent projects. Please include a cover letter explaining why you're a good fit for Transom.

Contact Info

  • Company: Transom
  • Location: Seattle, WA
  • Phone Number: 12066120702
  • Email Address:
  Posted August 4, 2021