Bluehouse Group

Front-End Web Developer | Full Time

Category: Internet/Web

Location:


Overview

As a front-end developer at Bluehouse Group, you will create high-quality solutions for a variety of interesting clients. You’ll help organizations solve their business challenges working with a high-performance team that synthesizes creativity, technical expertise, and business smarts. 

The agency’s portfolio reflects our penchant for interesting engagements — web applications for startups, lead-generating websites for renewable energy companies, content-rich websites for nonprofits, and mission-critical websites for government.

As a company, we strive to care for and support our staff. We treat our people as exactly that: people. We recognize the needs of life and family.

We pride ourselves on having a good work-life balance, which includes flexibility around work schedules and remote work. We empower our staff to be continuous learners and encourage learning opportunities. We also give back to and support our local communities.

Responsibilities

  • Work with designers and application developers to translate designs into CMS and database-driven websites and web applications.
  • Contribute to project scope and time estimates.
  • Contribute to team success and client satisfaction.

Required Expertise

  • Expert understanding of standards-compliant HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Experience with command line interfaces such as Git, Node.js, CSS pre- and post-processors.
  • Experience with building JavaScript-driven UI features using React, Vue, or equivalent.
  • Familiarity with UX design software such as Sketch, UXPin, and InVision.
  • Working knowledge of at least one CMS.

Good to Have

  • Knowledge of UX design best practices
  • Experience with Git-driven workflow.
  • Experience with an MVC-style CMS.
  • Experience with technical Search Engine Optimization.
  • Entrepreneurial attitude and/or experience.
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
  • 3+ years of web development experience, preferably in an agency setting.

Traits We Look For in an Engineer 

  • Ability to deliver effectively and efficiently.
  • Willingness to solve problems across a variety of projects and technologies.
  • A keen eye for detail and a sense for effective user experience
  • Good organizational & communication skills and ability to move between tasks easily.
  • A focus on best practices (coding techniques, security, performance).
  • Ability to look at the larger picture, and think proactively.
  • Willingness to learn and grow.

We’re Offering

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible schedule
  • Plenty of paid vacation and personal time
  • Full health benefits
  • Employee retirement plan
  • Generous profit-sharing program

Our Culture

Bluehouse Group is a 21-year-old, successful web agency in Burlington, Vermont. Our developers love that they get to stretch out across a variety of projects, that we’re committed to high-quality coding methods and tools, and that we enjoy positive, collaborative relationships with our clients. As a company, we value work-life balance, continuous learning, and social responsibility.

Deadline:

To Apply:

Send a cover letter along with your resume, LinkedIn profile, or a link to your portfolio to careers@bluehousegroup.com, and put “Front-End Web Developer” in the subject.