Front-End Developer (UI/UX)

Hot Topic HQ - City of Industry, California - Full-time

Description

We're looking for a Front-End Developer with a UI/UX design background. You will design and translate the UI/UX wire-frames to actual code that will produce visual elements of the website. You’ll work closely with our web development team to update the website. Creating innovative solutions to web design issues to help make the website more visually appealing and enhance usability is what interests you. You will also assist or provide solutions to business teams working with content assets.

WHAT YOU'LL DO

  • Estimate the effort for the UI related assignments
  • Optimize page performance in CSS/JavaScript modules for the web pages
  • Participate in the sprint and project cycles and code/implement the UI changes as needed by the integration/functionality
  • Design a framework for creating user apps that grow with the need of the business
  • Work with Node modules to implement or improve the UI build process
  • Assist business teams and provide solutions to UI content asset setups for multiple sites
  • Review app and feature coding, plan future website upgrades and assist with the development of applications/features
  • Perform integration with RESTful APIs

WHAT YOU'LL NEED

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent combination of professional experience and education
  • Expert knowledge of HTML, CSS, SCSS, JQuery, Bootstrap, JavaScript and Node modules
  • Knowledge on Cross-browser compatibility Performance optimization
  • Experience with browser-based development tools (Chrome DevTools, Adobe Creative Suite, etc.)
  • Understanding of responsive design principles
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Experience with testing and user acceptance best practices
  • Knowledge of accessibility and usability guidelines
  • General awareness of Content management suites is preferred
  • Knowledge of Salesforce Commerce Cloud or similar eCommerce system suite is preferred
  • Understanding of eCommerce front-end integrations is preferred

Our company participates in E-Verify. E-Verify is a program that electronically confirms a candidate’s eligibility to work in the United States after completing the Employment Eligibility Verification (Form I-9). The information provided on the Form I-9 is compared to the records contained in the Social Security Administration and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) databases. This helps employers verify the identity and employment eligibility of newly hired employees.

Apply