Job Description

Designzillas is seeking a driven, detail-oriented Front-End Web Developer with experience in an agency environment to join our growing team. This role is responsible for implementing custom website designs in content management systems such as WordPress, Drupal and HubSpot. The ideal candidate has a high level of competence with mobile-first web development best practices, is constantly learning about new technologies and loves the challenge of building custom websites.

Responsibilities

  • Participate in the design review process, asking necessary questions to determine functionality requirements
  • Write, test and maintain front-end code using WordPress or Drupal content management systems, HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript
  • Create prototypes and staging sites for review and feedback using Pantheon as our in-house development hosting solution
  • Assist with the maintenance and improvement of client websites using a data-driven approach
  • Collaborate cross-departmentally to develop and consistently improve a highly integrated online experience

Requirements

  • Proficiency in WordPress
  • Proficiency in HTML5, JQuery, CSS3 and JavaScript
  • Functional knowledge of version control (GIT)
  • Build with a “mobile first” mentality
  • Understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Understanding of the latest and legacy browser capabilities, including mobile
  • Ability to interpret and implement web designs with a high level of quality
  • Willingness to troubleshoot, solve complex problems and implement user-friendly solutions for our team and clients
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and adapt to changing requirements and instructions
  • Excellent time management and communication skills
  • 3 to 5 years working in an agency environment, or ability to show related experience

Extras

  • Knowledge of Drupal 7, Drupal 8, HubSpot CMS, Magento, Shopify, etc.
  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks like Ember, AngularJS, React, etc., or JS-based build tools like Grunt, Gulp, and Bower
  • Have a natural curiosity for emerging trends and technologies with a willingness to share knowledge

Things to Note

  • This role is expected to work full-time in our downtown Orlando office
  • Candidates are expected to provide a portfolio or samples of past work
     

Join Our Team

WHY WORK HERE?

As one of downtown Orlando’s leading digital creative agencies, Designzillas has a unique way of blending creativity, professionalism and ferocity in everything we do.

Our team of dino-mite website developers, designers, content generators, strategists and analysts all take pride in our work, our reputation and our highly evolved digital skills! The DZ tribe is extremely passionate about the services we offer and excited to create unforgettable online experiences for users everywhere.

  • Downtown Orlando

    Downtown Orlando

    If you’ve been dreaming of an office that’s located in the heart of downtown, then you just can’t beat ours. We’re just steps from the area’s best restaurants, top businesses and more. And with our charming three-story historic house next to the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts—it’s easy to want to come to work each day.

  • 24/7 Parking

    24/7 Parking

    There’s lots to love about downtown. But let’s face it—no one loves paying for parking, especially not every day. As a Designzillas employee, your downtown parking is covered by us, so you can enjoy working (or partying!) as late as you want to without having to be a slave to the parking meter all night.

  • Health Benefits

    Full Medical Benefits

    All salaried employees receive full medical and dental benefits, completely paid for by the company. Thinking about doing a backflip off the roof into the pool? Now you can! We cover 100% of our employee’s health, dental, life, and vision insurance.

  • Culture

    PTO / Vacation

    Our team believes in the balance of working hard and playing hard. We offer paid time off and vacation days that continue to grow the longer you’re with the company. So if you get sick or simply want to take a trip around the world, we’ve got you covered!

  • Quality

    Flexible Hours

    Early bird? Great! Late riser? Also great! Designzillas is eager to get your best self at the time that you best produce. So join our team and we’ll figure out a schedule that’s ideal for everyone. We want you to work when you feel you’ll be most productive and charged up.

  • Passion

    Collaborative Environment

    We’re really good at playing nice with others. Our team is constantly working together to create the best digital solutions possible for our clients, without being stuck in a cubicle all day. With an open floor-plan, and a ton of team activities we’ll keep your day exciting.