Chicago-based digital marketing and web development firm seeks junior or mid-level Front-End Web Developer.

Working primarily in WordPress using blank themes like _S, we design and build search optimized and accessible websites for clients in a range of industries. Our ideal candidate has a strong grasp of PHP, HTML/CSS, jQuery and JavaScript. Clean code and an eye for detail are critical. You will primarily work in collaboration with lead designer as well as SEO team and remote developers. Common sense and ability to work/think independently always a plus.

Responsibilities:

  • Strong foundation in WordPress is a plus.
  • Good verbal/written communication skills.
  • Work collaboratively with lead designer and other programmers.
  • Build responsive websites that are device agnostic.
  • Perform cross-browser compatibility tests and iterate to work through bugs.
  • Assist in maintenance and updates of existing WordPress powered sites.

Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years front end developer experience preferred.
  • Write solid PHP, HTML/CSS, jQuery and JavaScript.
  • Solid command of responsive layouts.
  • Experience with Git and version control tools.
  • Creative problem solving skills.
  • Be curious about latest CSS developments on the web (grid, flex, etc).
  • Familiarity with Adobe design tools like Photoshop or Illustrator is helpful but not required.
  • Attention to detail is required.

We offer:

  • Salaried position with benefits (health insurance, 401K plan, PTO, etc).
  • A small, friendly office, free lunch Fridays.
  • 3 weeks paid vacation.
  • Convenient location in Ravenswood, Chicago - close to Brown line, Metra, parking available.

To Apply: Email cover letter, resume, and links to your work to: emily [at] chicagostyleseo [dot] com

No phone calls. Chicago Style SEO is an equal opportunity employer.