Tag: CSS


Sr UI Developer – Mountain View CA

Job Title: Senior UI Developer
Location: Mountain View, CA
Start Date: ASAP
Job Type: Contract/W2
Our client is looking for a Senior UI Developer to join their Market Design Team for its Small Business flagship product. This client is one of Fortune’s “100 Best Companies To Work For” andat the top of Fortune World’s “Most Admired Software Companies”.

What You’ll Do:
• Develop HTML and CSS for feature updates and new innovations
• Understand how your work plugs into the back-end, working with development and design teams to ensure your projects are pixel-perfect and fully functional within the product
• Example best-in-class design and dev methods to be modeled by others
• Prototype multiple solutions to a given design problem for motion studies and testing
• Wear the hat of a visual designer, if needed
• Apply long term thinking with respect to major design and technology choices
• Contribute to the relevant architecture(s).
• Lead through influence to promote changes in skills, approach and mindset needed for where the organization is going within their areas of technical expertise.
• Detailed design eye and passion for consistency across applications and devices.

What You’ll Need:
• BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience. MS a plus.
• Online portfolio with work samples.
• Experience working with fortune 500 companies, enterprise software or financial services experience a plus.
• Minimum 5 years’ experience with web design and web development
• HTML, CSS3, browser and web developer tools. JavaScript and JQuery
• Proficiency with the Adobe Creative Suite
• Innovative mindset and understanding of current web development best practices

To apply. pleas send your resume and portfolio link to: John.Lindauer@akraya.com.


Email Marketing & Web Dev Operations Specialist

Job Title: Email Marketing & Web Development Operations Specialist
Start Date: 1/20/14
Duration: 12-Months
Location: San Jose, CA
Job Type: Contract / W2

The Email Marketing & Web Development specialist will be responsible for the successful execution of North America Relationship Marketing email campaigns and landing pages for our client (a well-known, household name eCommerce company).

What You’ll Do:
As the Email Marketing & Web Development specialist you will execute (prepare, test, stage, send, report) North America Relationship Marketing email campaigns and landing pages. This position requires the ideal candidate to work closely with creative, targeting, and strategy teams from concept to actual delivery. This will require the individual to leverage content & concepts and build customized email communications by gaining expertise in the email marketing tools and pre-defined segments of the user base. In addition, create and rollout landing page experiences to the flagship web site. You will:

– Work independently, assembling marketing email campaigns & landing pages.
– Code the emails and landing pages in HTML/CSS/JS, ensuring cross-compatibility with various email clients, web browsers & operating systems.
– Analyze provided HTML assets and revise code where necessary to integrate with deployment tools and render properly across multiple platforms.
– Troubleshoot HTML & CSS rendering issues and make suggestions for coding improvements to ensure accurate rendering across a wide range of popular e-mail clients (Outlook, Hotmail, Yahoo!, etc.) & browsers (Internet Explorer, Firefox).
– Complete and Test/QA campaign setups, content and change rounds in rapid succession with minimal errors.
– Functional programming and database knowledge to create highly customizable and targeted campaigns utilizing conditional logic & dynamic content.

What Makes You Stand Out:
In addition to meeting the other requirements, the ideal candidate is a self-starter and quick learner who is creative, extremely detail-oriented and energetic. The individual must enjoy a fast-paced work environment and be able to manage many projects simultaneously.

What You’ll Need:
– 1-3 years of web development or email marketing experience, preferably in the Internet or Retail landscape or equivalent. Knowledge of email best practices.
– Must have strong skills and knowledge of HTML & CSS and demonstrates ability to hand-code utilizing traditional nested tables, as well as CSS styling without relying on the use of a visual editor.
– Experience with and grasp of JavaScript & JQuery.
– Familiarity with responsive design for mobile clients.
– Familiarity with source control systems & practices (ClearCase, Git).
– Extremely detail oriented, striving for 100% quality execution, in rapid succession.
– Follow through on commitments; meeting and exceeding targets & deadlines.
– Demonstrates a willingness to be flexible and versatile in their production role.
– Experience with web production software (Photoshop, Dreamweaver, etc.).
– Demonstrated ability to think creatively and innovatively.
– Strong written and verbal communication skills.
– Fun, highly energetic personality; great team player.

Desired, But Not Required:
– Perl variable/resource string usage
– Scheduled code releases
– Working within QA/Staging environments
– Web Accessibility Standards
– Internationalization / Localization

Education Bachelors Degree or Equivalent

Please send resume and 5 bullets explaining why you are a GREAT candidate to John Lindauer: john.lindauer@akraya.com


Web / Front End Software Developer

Job Title: Web / Front End Software Developer
Start Date: 1/20/14
Duration: 12-Months
Location: Scottsdale, AZ
Job Type: Contract / W2

Job Description:
Our client, a leading, household-name in the ePayments industry, is looking for a uniquely talented web software development engineer to create a new web front end for a merchant monitoring system. As a member of the merchant monitoring team, your responsibilities will include web flow strategy, front end architecture, working with the back end architecture team, along with design and development of the web interface. In addition, we are looking for expertise in user experience (UX) design including look-and-feel of the customer experience.

The successful candidate will produce clear, simple, extensible, well-communicated and well-documented architecture design and implementations. In addition, the candidate will be an expert in numerous front-end technologies including JavaScript, CSS, HTML, REST APIs, front-end frameworks such as Angular, EmberJS, etc. Also preferred – but not required – are comfort with full-stack JavaScript with NodeJS, and experience in team collaboration teams with GitHub.

Our client’s project is about creating a holistic merchant monitoring solution that provides Real-Time Monitoring Service for Merchants and Partners who want to closely monitor Payment Processing.

In this role, a typical work day would include working closely with Architects to understand backend architecture in order to efficiently architect, design, and implement the fron- end web interface. In addition, this person will be working with product managers and other engineers to design a slick and simple look-and-feel web design.

What You’ll Need:
– Modern Javascript/HTML/CSS skills
– Current JS practices and libraries (i.e. jQuery, YUI, Ember.js, etc.)
– Expertise in semantic HTML, HTML5, CSS3, Responsive web design.
– Experience building web applications and designing web pages for large companies
– Know-how when it comes to building apps involving flows and interactions using RESTful APIs
– Strong interpersonal and communication skills
– Self-driven and passionate
– Desire to work as a team and not be a solo artist.

For more info, please contact John Lindauer at john.lindauer@akraya.com