Sr Front-End Web Developer

Organization
Illumina
Job Location
San Diego, CA 92122
Job Description

Position Summary: 
Illumina is looking for a Sr Front-End Web Developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works. Must be self-motivated to prioritize and manage workload and meet critical project milestones and deadlines.
 
 
All About You
 
Responsibilities:

  • Using a web content management system in order to edit/create pages, assist partner departments with adding/editing content in the CMS
  • Creating iconography, graphics, banners, landing pages
  • Designing layouts and templates for global solutions that focus on user experience
  • Implementing cookie code for analytics and dynamic content purposes
  • Giving design advice on projects, making recommendations for improving web sites
  • Working with web developers to apply style and user interface design to web applications
  • Applying Illumina’s brand guidelines
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment
  • Coding solutions that works in all browsers, including Internet Explorer, Chrome, Safari, Firefox
Requirements

Required Skills

  • 4 years of developing websites and applications.
  • Experience with Mobile/Responsive design
  • Must have a portfolio (Github / Code Examples / URL’s
  • Solid knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Excellent Hand-coding HTML and CSS3 skills
  • Experience working with systems written in Java or the like
  • Basic knowledge of Adobe Experience Manager
  • HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript development experience.

Desired Skills

  • Worked with CSS Frameworks (ie Foundation, Bootstrap)
  • Experience in developing and applying patterns
  • Previous experience with versioning (ie GIT) 

 
Education:
 
Associates degree, Bachelor's (preferred)

About Our Organization

Illumina is improving human health by unlocking the power of the genome. Our focus on innovation has established us as the global leader in DNA sequencing and array-based technologies, serving customers in the research, clinical and applied markets. Our products are used for applications in the life sciences, oncology, reproductive health, agriculture and other emerging segments.

lllumina has experienced phenomenal growth from $10 million in revenues in 2002 to approximately $2.2 billion in 2015. Forbes named Illumina #1 on the 2009 list of 25 Fastest-Growing Technology Companies in the United States, the second time over a three year period that Forbes ranked Illumina #1 on its list of rapidly growing technology companies. Illumina was also named #1 smartest company in the world as part of MIT’s 2014 Technology Review. As of February 2016, the company had a $21 billion market capitalization.

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