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Front End Developer

at Gorilla (Chicago, IL, USA) Full Time Wednesday, October 13th, 2010

Job Description:

Gorilla is seeking an HTML programmer/Front-End Web Developer. The winning Web Developer will be responsible for implementing website front-ends, extending established design layouts to sublevel pages and ancillary screens and implementing client side behavior using javascript. The position requires a true ‘Front End Developer’. Successful applicants will be able to work in technical environments like ATG, Endeca, Magento, Sitecore, ASPX and JSP to create dynamic website pages.


* Develop website stylesheets to guide application programmers for implementing website pages.

* Create website page templates to “jump start” page development by application programmers.

* Implement scripting code using technologies such as JSP, ASPX, PHP, etc.

* Work with Gorilla’s designers to realize design vision in Gorilla’s custom websites.

* Work with application developers to facilitate the development of custom website development.

* Some development using client side technologies like Flash, ActionScript, etc.

* Convert production Photoshop documents into HTML page templates

* Help manage the design process, drive decisions, and coordinate efforts with fellow Gorillas.


* Significant experience working with Photoshop, CSS, DHTML and JavaScript (including JavaScript frameworks/libraries like jQuery, etc.).

* Some experience programming with Flash.

* Solid experience in building website pages using CSS and DHTML (i.e. no ‘table based’ designs).

* Strong project and people management skills. Must be able to function as a project leader as well as an individual contributor.

* A keen interest in emerging technologies and how they might impact future design decisions and strategic directions.

* An appreciation for good design and exquisite typography in almost any context.

* Back of the hand knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and standard business applications such as MS Office Suite, Powerpoint, etc.


* Experience with eCommerce platforms (ATG, Magento) and the ability to be comfortable learning new technologies.

* Sitecore CMS experience

* Other animation / interactivity tools (Flex, others).

* SEO / SEM best practices

Job Perks

Gorilla is a 15 year old web design/development agency specializing in ecommerce for multi-channel companies. We have a unique group in a client driven culture looking to exceed the expectations of our clients. This is a full time position with benefits: PPO health, dental, life, IRA3%match, HSA, Bonus, and caffeine.

How to apply:

Please send a copy of your CV/resume along with a link to your portfolio to [email protected]