REVOLUTIONIZING THE RETAIL INDUSTRY BY BRINGING OUR CUSTOMERS CLOSER TO CONSUMERS
At First Insight (FI) we are all about the ultimate outcome – the delivery of measurable results to our customers. Our innovative solutions in advanced predictive analytics have taken the retail sector by storm, resulting in years of consistent, significant growth.
We are seeking a high performance, self-motivated, professional looking for an opportunity to help drive our business as a Front End Developer and Video Editor. This individual will be someone who is a task-oriented team player and will enthusiastically support the Marketing team to ensure success for our internal and external customers.
The Front-end Developer role is responsible for ensuring the alignment of web design and user experience requirements, optimizing web pages for maximum efficiency and maintaining brand consistency across all web pages, among other duties.
We are also looking for a candidate with experience in video editing within a program such as Adobe Premiere.
The Front-End Developer and Video Editor will work within the First Insight Marketing Team to ensure all elements of web creation are consistent with brand identity and user experience requirements, and to edit our video footage into tools to support the business.
Responsibilities and Duties
Ensuring user experience determines design choices
Developing features to enhance the user experience
Applying designed assets to a web-based format effectively
Striking a balance between functional and aesthetic design
Ensuring web design is optimized for smartphones
Building reusable code for future use
Optimizing web pages for maximum speed and scalability
Utilizing a variety of markup languages to write web pages
Maintaining brand consistency throughout design
Gather requirements from stakeholders to produce web elements with given assets
Track and manage changes and updates in order to keep a record of page maintenance across a very large website.
Benefits and Perks
First Insight offers a competitive salary; 95% company-paid employee healthcare coverage; a 401(k) with company match; employer-paid life and long-term disability insurance; stocked kitchen with free beverages and snacks; and a generous Paid Time Off (PTO) package including paid holidays and sick days.
Qualifications and Skills
Degree in Computer Science or related field (or demonstrable experience in front-end development)
Demonstrate advanced knowledge of basic front-end programming languages
Understanding of key design principles of web development
Understanding of server-side CSS
Experience with responsive and adaptive design
Understanding of and experience in applying SEO principles in web design
Excellent problem-solving skills
Video Editing: Experience using Adobe Creative Suite programs (e.g. Photoshop/Illustrator/Premiere)
Experience with video editing in Adobe Premiere desired and a major plus
Experience working within the constraints of a CMS system (e.g. WordPress, Hubspot)
Hubspot development experience a plus, but not required
Must be able and willing to take an active role in managing First Insight’s web experience
Experience working within a team made of both internal and external resources
Ability to work in a dynamic environment and balance multiple responsibilities
Outstanding communication skills to include listening and verbal communication
Excellent organizational, time and task management skills
Self-motivated and able to provide results with minimal supervision
Assertive and goal-oriented with high personal drive, integrity and energy