UX/Design Focused Web Developer REMOTEPERMANENT

Job Description

We're looking for an experienced web developer with design and user experience chops to work on a variety of urban, commercial real estate, mixed use, and architecture projects. English Speaking United States residents currently residing in the US only. No companies please.

Authentic is an evolving web firm that focuses in the urban space, offering creative services and digital tools including the Amplify platform. We strategize, design, develop, and maintain a variety of websites and web products, and are currently seeing growth inside the urban, CRE, development, and F&B industries.

Assuming user experience and web development is your passion, we want to hear from you! We kindly ask that you do not reply if the following information doesn't align with your experience.

Details & Role

We're looking for a supportive and reliable team member we can grow with, ideally becoming a key component with our growing company. You'll be brought into our company Slack and Asana groups, touching base as needed and reviewing active project work.

You will be expected to lead development on both small and large web projects, voicing your opinions on design decisions and user experience - we’re looking for someone who will be a voice for the user and strongly influence user experience on all of our projects.

Role Requirements

  • Ability to work and thrive in remote working environment

  • Ability to hone in and create remote-based daily work routines

  • Ability to communicate remotely, with emphasis on clear and concise writing, team task management, diligence on scheduled events, process and documentation oriented

  • Deep knowledge of frontend development, including: Semantic HTML/CSS, SASS, object oriented javascript, React experience is a plus

  • Comfortable working with Content Management Systems: We use Craft CMS

  • Comfortable working with build tools and terminal workflows: Grunt, Git, SSH, etc.

  • Ability to articulate development decisions and repercussions to internal team members and clients alike

  • Comfortable with leading QA on projects to add polish and bring them across the finish line

  • Strong user experience opinions are a must, as you will be expected to influence user experience on all of our projects, both those you are leading as well as those other developers are working on.

Position Perks

  • Build modern cutting-edge websites and have a direct influence on design and user experience.

  • Provide feedback and direction on existing web projects, using your skills to help reimplement or build new areas of existing client platforms.

  • Creative independence when taking original direction and guidelines, and suggesting the best development/design solutions to our team. Being able to speak to why you make the choices you do is important to us.

How to Apply

This is a contract to full time position. During the contract phase, you’ll become familiar with our processes and team, jumping right into active projects. If it makes sense for you (and for us) you’ll transition seamlessly to full time after three months on board.

When you get in touch, we’re not interested in a boilerplate sentence. We're a tight-knit group and want this position to filled by a unique someone who communicates well and that understands going the extra mile is, at times, very necessary.

If this is you, amazing! Please apply with:

  • A cover letter of sorts; it doesn’t need to be fancy, but tell us about yourself, why you think you'd be a good fit, and what you will you bring to the team. We want to know.

  • Your Github and/or Dribbble link

  • Your resume and portfolio information

  • Salary requirements

Please send your information to [email protected], and include the job title in the subject line.

We can't wait to hear from you!

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  Posted December 14, 2021