Web Developer - Front End
About the Role

The development team at SIGMA Equipment is like a software startup company hidden inside an internet B2B sales company. Our web applications are built in-house to meet our needs, yet geared to exceed the pre-built solutions that our competitors use. We want to be the best in our industry and believe developing our own innovative web applications will get us there.

We are looking for a results-driven front end developer who is passionate about their work, keeps up with web technologies, embraces good development and design practices, and enjoys learning and collaborating with like-minded developers. The front end web developer will work within the marketing team to code interface design and create interactive forms and elements for proprietary web applications, developmental concept, design, and creation of company branding materials, including websites and printed/digital marketing materials.

What You'll Do
  • Fully involved in concept and design for both new and existing web projects that range from overall site design to targeted marketing campaigns
  • Perform general web tasks including website updates and page production
  • Work with marketing, product owners, business analyst and IT teams to translate UI/UX, wireframes and prototypes into intelligent and attractive visual designs, then develop those designs
  • Work alongside marketing and product owner for layout refinement and modifications based on critical feedback from key stakeholders
  • Produce final designs and production ready assets for developers outside the scope of front end development
  • Effectively communicate conceptual ideas, designs, rationale, and the specifics of a user centered design process
  • Assist in maintaining brand and value proposition integrity throughout digital and traditional marketing medium by providing quality feedback, designs and code
  • Assist in developing medium concepts for design which includes; signs, posters, promotional material, and official documentation as needed
  • Design printed materials such as digital advertisements, brochures, sales sheets and digital /non-digital displays
Skills/Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in web design or web development strongly preferred
  • 2+ years of professional experience with web based software design and development
  • Experience in HTML and CSS with passion to write code
  • Must be able to code for user experience and have a strong skill set in responsive design
  • Basic proficiency in working with JavaScript and modern JS frameworks such as JQuery and React.js
  • General knowledge of Search Engine Optimization
  • Information design skills and experience building wireframes and/or prototypes
  • Knowledge of CSS (inheritance, structure, and responsive techniques)
  • Keeps up with current technologies with the ability to learn and adapt new technologies quickly
  • Understand software development processes, ability to self-manage workflow and be self-motivated
  • Experience with Sass and CSS preprocessors
  • Strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite tools (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator)
  • Awareness of cross-browser compatibility issues and client-side performance considerations