Barnes & Noble.com: Front End Developer

Posted by | December 29, 2010 | Web Pro Job Tips

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Location: New York, NY

URL: www.bn.com

The Front End Web Developer will take the lead on implementing new and exciting features for our world-class site using the latest Web 2.0 technologies. We are looking for a developer with a passion for the web and stellar experience constructing cross browser, scalable and flexible UI code for web applications using CSS, HTML and JavaScript.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Develop responsive and elegant cross-platform functionality with JavaScript, HTML and CSS, for web applications
  • Actively contribute to the overall design and architecture of overall web platform solutions
  • Research new technologies and approaches to address business needs and optimize and improve existing systems 
Qualifications:
  • 3+ years experience in web and mobile web based application development (preferably in a Linux or OS X environment) 
  • Strong knowledge and experience in JavaScript, AJAX with JSON, object oriented programming 
  • Experience working with popular JS Libraries (jQuery preferred) 
  • Knowledge of best practices (and design patterns) in JavaScript development. 
  • Expert knowledge of HTML and CSS, especially adept at cross browser and semantic markup 
  • Strong experience with XML and XSLT. 
  • Experience working within an MVC framework (PHP and symfony preferred) 
  • Knowledge of cross-browser limitations and workarounds 
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Strong project management skills and to be able to work both independently as well as part of a team.
 
Preferred Experience & Skills:
 
  • Experienced technical team lead, ability to mentor and educate team members on front end coding best practices 
  • Experience integrating advertising platforms such as DoubleClick and AdSense 
  • Experience integrating social networks, including Facebook Connect and the Open Graph Protocol 
  • Experience with frontend testing frameworks and performance engineering 
  • Agile/Scrum experience also a plus 
  • Knowledge of SEO best practices
 
 Barnesandnoble.com LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

To apply: If interested in applying, please visit our Career Center at: https://jobs-bn.icims.com/jobs/1547/job?mode=view&iis=External&iisn=37Signals

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