Front End Web Developer

Company: Delta Dental

General Information
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Location: Alpharetta, GA
Contact Information

We are looking for a detail-oriented self-starter Front-End Web Developer to be responsible for developing, implementing and maintaining Delta Dental?s web properties, eBlasts, blogs and social media sites. In this role, you will be working primarily in HTML, CSS and jQuery, updating existing sites and implementing new designs. You must be capable of producing standards-based, semantic markup and coding pixel-perfect, production-ready prototypes of a given design. This role will interface with IT, Marketing, Sales, external clients and departmental web editors on relevant projects.

Detailed Description                      


  • Developing, implementing and maintaining web properties including the corporate website, affiliate sites, custom group sites, the corporate intranet, social media sites and electronic direct mail campaigns
  • Coding designs from scratch (outside of a CMS) for the web; modifying code for optimal display on mobile devices and tablets. Ability to implement responsive designs preferred
  • Updating Drupal and WordPress CMS templates for websites; creating and customizing themes for blogs
  • Responding to customer inquiries regarding website and intranet issues
  • Producing and analyzing standard and ad-hoc statistical reports to track website performance
  • Performing miscellaneous duties as assigned



Job Requirements                          


  • HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery and related technologies
  • Experience implementing and maintaining websites
  • Familiarity with WordPress and Drupal CMS
  • Knowledge of accessibility, WCAG2.0 and Section 508 guidelines and ability to apply best practices to coded prototypes
  • Knowledge of semantic or structured markup
  • Experience using Adobe Creative Suite applications on multiple platforms
  • Ability to translate UI mockups into functional pages
  • Experience developing for social media sites preferred (iFrame technology familiarity)
  • Excellent organization, time and project management skills and multi-tasking abilities
  • Knowledge of user-centric web design principles and best practices
  • Ability to clearly present written information and findings and communicate technical concepts
  • PC literacy required; MS Office skills (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to develop in SharePoint 2010 is a plus
  • Knowledge of health care industry issues is a plus



Additional Details                            

As an eligible candidate for a position at Delta Dental, you must possess the following:


  •  Ability to appear for work on time
  • Ability to appear at a physical location
  • Ability to perform job duties for a specific duration of time
  • Ability to follow directions from a supervisor
  • Ability to interact well with co-workers
  • Ability to understand and follow work rules and procedures
  • Ability to accept constructive criticism
  • Ability to maintain regular/consistent attendance and adhere to scheduled shifts
  • Ability to maintain regular/consistent attendance and a full-time schedule
  • Ability to maintain current status on projects
  • Ability to stay current on training/issues in field

Effective service depends upon each employee performing his/her duties to the best of his/her abilities; frequent absences can disrupt business operations and create additional work for coworkers; prompt and regular attendance is critical to the success of the company's mission; employees are encouraged to be conscientious concerning attendance to avoid any potential disciplinary action.



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