Senior User Interface Developer

New Target

New Target is looking to add a Senior User Interface Developer with experience in HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript to our development team. This individual will provide graphic and web design expertise for websites, and will be responsible for creating, enhancing, and implementing new web page designs in a primarily Drupal and WordPress environment. Primary skills should include experience building and troubleshooting websites within WordPress and Drupal content management systems. Developer will support client websites and will work under the leadership of our Director of Technology as well as have direct communication with our project managers and design team.

New Target offers the opportunity to advance your career working with an experienced Drupal development team and our office is conveniently located close to the metro.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support web design projects from concept through launch, incorporating the appropriate branding, and maintaining established standards and best web practices
  • Develop innovative, highly usable interfaces; implement effective, graphical, and functional designs
  • Assist in UI/UX decisions based on a strong understanding of W3C and usability standards and best practices, and reflect them in design as appropriate
  • Analysis, development, deployment of client websites using standardized processes and development guidelines
  • Deployment of COTS solutions and off-the-shelf CMS solutions, e.g. Drupal, WordPress, and Joomla
  • Strong ability to problem solve and troubleshoot web applications and code
  • Research and learn new technologies and acquire new skills through independent study
  • Test web applications in multi-platform, cross-browser development
  • Work with clients and team members to determine creative interactive design options that best meet the project requirements and communications goals

Required Technical Skills & Experience:

  • High level of proficiency with, SASS, Omega 3/4, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript,
  • Strong knowledge of content management systems Drupal and Wordpress, and their modules
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Must be creative, self-directed, motivated, and collaborative; must be comfortable in a dynamic work environment
  • Minimum 3-5 years of related experience in hands-on development

Education & Certifications:
BA/BS degree or equivalent experience preferred.

About Us:

  • Located across the river from Washington, DC in Historic Old Town Alexandria, Virginia
  • @newtargetinc on Twitter
  • @newtargetinc on Facebook
  • Strong and steady company growth every year since 1999
  • Fast-paced but flexible and positive atmosphere
  • 401(k) Plan with company matching
  • CareFirst health insurance (HMO, PPO and HSA options)
  • Dental & Vision insurance
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • Ping Pong, Xbox, Foosball, and more team fun.
  • Diverse client base brings new work, new challenges to the team!