Overview

DreamHost is looking for a Front-End Developer to build the future of our public-facing website. You will be working closely with the Design and Marketing teams, but also with engineers, product managers, and stakeholders, to continually iterate on our website, as well as other customer channels like our blog and sales funnels. Our ideal candidate has an eye for detail, a pragmatic approach and a commitment to making sure features are well implemented and bug free.

 

Responsibilities

  • Writing organized, accessible, tested, and performant web pages and templates using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript from rough UI ideas (sketches, wireframes, prototypes, etc) as well as high resolution Sketch/PS mockups
  • Collaborating with designers, marketers, and engineers
  • Contributing to and enforce existing front-end style guides and pattern libraries
  • Taking pride in clean, readable code
  • Excellent communication across a remote team whether in-person, or through project management tools, video chat, Slack or email

 

Requirements

  • 3+ years professional full time experience as a front-end developer
  • Well versed in RWD techniques and mobile performance
  • Familiar with OOCSS, SMACSS, or BEM
  • Write well-structured (vanilla) JavaScript
  • Write your own jQuery plugins
  • Experience with WordPress theme or plugin development
  • Proficient with version control (Git) and effective collaborative development workflows
  • Comfortable using JSON APIs
  • Design-minded attention to detail

 

Bonus

  • Familiarity with Jekyll or other static site builders
  • Agency experience
  • Knowledge of how to use analytics / conversion testing tools