Applause: Front End Web Developer
100 Pennsylvania Avenue,
Framingham, MA 01701

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Front-End Web Developer

Applause is looking for an experienced front-end developer (who also loves to design) to help us build, maintain, and improve our websites.

Who We Are:

Applause is the #1 provider of crowd sourced digital quality. We leverage our worldwide community of on-demand digital testing professionals to create curated and vetted testing teams who provide our clients with a full suite of testing and feedback solutions. Our white-glove approach seamlessly integrates with any SDLC process, enabling leading brands across all industries to increase development velocity and deliver high-quality digital experiences to their customers

Thousands of companies like NFL, Google, Amazon, Ford, Audi, Best Buy and Fox rely on Applause as a best practice to deliver high quality digital experiences that customers love.

Were based in Framingham and backed by Vista Equity Partners.

What You Will Do:

  • Collaborate with back-end developers and web designers to improve usability
  • Write functional requirement documents and guides
  • Assist back-end developers with coding and troubleshooting
  • Ensure high quality graphic standards and brand consistency
  • Develop new user-facing features
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Developing features to enhance the user experience
  • Ability to strike a balance between functional and aesthetic design
  • Optimizing web pages for maximum speed and scalability
  • Provide website maintenance and enhancements
  • Promote usability best practices
  • Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies

Required Experience:

  • In-depth understanding of the entire web development process (design, development and deployment)
  • Proficiency with multiple front-end languages and libraries (e.g. HTML/ CSS, JavaScript, XML, jQuery, Vue.js, Bulma, Tailwind)
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
  • Knowledge of WCAG 2.1 AA Guidelines and experience implementing accessibility
  • Knowledge of SEM principles and experience implementing them
  • Development experience for both mobile and desktop
  • Experience with responsive and adaptive design
  • Excellent analytical and multitasking skills
Full-time

Employee Testimonials

Nick Cole
Commercial Account Manager

I love the Applause Summer Outings. There isn’t a single time throughout the year that better brings the entire company together. The annual holiday party is also great. Awesome venue, food and band.

Mark Ragno
Lead Senior Business Development Representative

The best part about working at Applause is the entrepreneurial environment - not to mention the annual ping pong tournament!

Jessica Haywood
Corporate Controller

I love working at Applause because every day I know there will be something different to work on and learn from. It’s such a fast paced environment and there is never a dull moment.

Alex Viale
Product Manager

We impact almost every company I can name. We have a simply unbelievable customer list. Everybody works hard. We are growing and evolving together.