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Experienced Front End Web Developer
Job Number: 143874
Experienced Front End Web Developer
As a Front End Web Developer, you'll have the opportunity to impact the look and feel of our web based user interfaces. You will code the interaction design of complex web based user interfaces. You'll also collaborate with other user experience professionals, technologists and business peers to align user needs with business objectives. In addition, makes strong recommendations on a majority of team and project issues and reports solutions to management. This role will also offer the chance to lead initiatives and have a direct impact on company strategies.
Duties and Responsibilities:
-Codes pages with best practices, web conventions and standards. Stays current on web trends and technologies
-Works independently or as a team lead to investigate and identify user needs and code complex web-based solutions.
-Uses advanced requirement generation techniques to drive out project requirements on complex projects. Requirements may include wireframes, process flow diagrams, mock ups and prototypes. Drafts content and nomenclature requirements for review by editor
-Collaborates with business and IT to negotiate solutions for maximum efficiency regularly interacts with peers in cross-functional areas. Has a strong understanding of business objectives and technical limitations to develop a desirable user experience.
-Conducts usability testing to gather and report user feedback, recommend changes and revise screens if necessary. May create and test usability scenarios to serve as basis for all design discussions.
-Analyzes suitability, business benefit and cost effectiveness of efforts.
-Manages multiple operational, tactical and larger projects simultaneously.
-Maintains open communication with the project team, proactively escalates issues/concerns and works to address them.
-Tracks and reports on the performance of the solution once it is elevated into the production environment.
Educational and/or Experience:
-Bachelor's degree in Web Design, Information Technology or related field of study and 5 years' digital interaction design and Front End development experience and technology delivery methodologies with a fast "time to market".
-5 years' experience with large/corporate web sites designed for multiple user groups and experience applying user experience methodologies and participating in usability testing.
-Proficiency in working with Adobe Creative Suite.
-Working knowledge of an image editing tool (eg Photoshop).
-Understands the state of the current systems (strengths and weaknesses). Has specialized knowledge within a specific web application or portion of a web application.
-Demonstrates knowledge of insurance industry, competitive environment and trends.
-Excellent communication skills, verbal and written as well as listening. Prepares and delivers presentations and training to other teams within the organization.
-Advanced interaction design and technical skills.
-Ability to solve real-world business problems with technology as an enabler
Benefits & Perks:
As the fourth largest auto insurance company, Progressive offers the confidence and stability that comes with working for a growing, always evolving organization. As an employee, you will enjoy an inclusive environment that embraces strategic thinking, drive and passion. Progressive employees also benefit from:
Paid training, tuition assistance and career development
Diverse, welcoming culture with Employee Resource Groups
Wellness program with discounts & rewards
Earning paid time off after first two weeks and the standard benefits (medical, dental, vision, 401k)
Annual Gainshare bonus of up to 30% of your salary! Progressive rewards each of us with an annual bonus based on company performance.
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Equal Opportunity Employer
Primary Location: United States-Ohio-Wickliffe
Employee Status: Regular
Wickliffe OH, United States of America
3/20/2017 11:39:35 PM
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