Bullhorn: Front End Web Developer

Bullhorn is looking for an exceptional Front End Web Developer to join the marketing team. You will develop incredible web experiences for our customers and prospects, ultimately helping to drive the demand generation engine for the company.

Why this job is important:

You will help bring Bullhorns amazing products and customers to life on the website, improve our web conversion rates, and keep our web presence on the cutting edge.

As a Front End Web Developer:

You will be tasked with trying new tactics and suggesting ways to make our site more engaging and user-friendly through code. You also have a deep understanding of web development, usability, and is comfortable coding complex, responsive layouts from scratch.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Develop and deploy new code for website enhancements in a timely manner and without error

  • Create cascading style sheets (CSS) that are consistent across all browsers and platforms

  • Report and monitor website health and performance

  • Create quality mockups of web pages on tight timelines and present to key marketing stakeholders

  • Collaborate with marketing team to create new web experiences and code complex and responsive layouts from scratch

  • Strategize around lead generation and innovation on bullhorn.com

  • Write functional requirements documents and specifications to provide to third party developers as needed

  • Provide website maintenance and enhancements across multiple web properties

  • Maintain graphic standards and branding throughout the website

  • Implement usability best practices

This job might be for you if:

You are a self-starter who is extremely agile, can handle many projects at once, and can solve problems independently. You will also be extremely collaborative - working with members across our global 50+ person marketing team to design unique experiences and also evangelize best practices for web content creation.

You have the following skills and experience:

  • Bachelors Degree required, in Computer Science a plus

  • 2-3+ years experience as a WordPress Developer within a marketing organization or as a freelancer (software or tech industry a plus)

  • Extensive knowledge of WordPress and PHP

  • Deep understanding of HTML, CSS, JavaScript/jQuery

  • Experience with CSS frameworks and JS libraries (Bootstrap, Foundation, Isotope, chart.js, etc.)

  • Experience with CSS preprocessors (SASS, LESS, etc. )

  • Experience with responsive and adaptive design

  • Experience with modern version control principles (git)

  • Experience with task managers (Grunt, Gulp, etc.)

  • Deep understanding of technical SEO best practices

  • Working knowledge of Google Analytics and Google Search Console

  • Basic understanding of networking principles and their protocols (HTTP, DNS, TCP, etc.)

  • Adept at turning mockups into HTML / CSS with a working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator and/or Sketch

  • You have a portfolio of work or projects that youd love to share with us

  • Ability to thrive as a self-starter and work in a team setting

  • Passion for design, user experience, marketing, and information architecture

  • Desire to continuously discover and implement new layouts from leading marketing sites

Bonus points for:

  • Experience working with APIs (specifically the WordPress REST API)

  • Experience working with WP Engine or a managed wordpress hosting provider

  • Experience working with Beaver Builder or another visual editor

  • Experience building WordPress Plugins from scratch

  • Design experience or other involvement in the visual arts a plus

Strong culture makes Bullhorn a great place to work! Our offices offer a casual, collaborative environment with weekly catered-in lunch and breakfast, and "First Thursday" social events. Bullhorn offers unlimited vacation, quarterly paid volunteer days through its philanthropic group Bullhorn Cares, and an open invitation to Bullhorn Allies groups, which celebrate and cultivate diversity and inclusion for all employees.

You might be a fit for Bullhorn if:

  • You are energetic and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment

  • You are confident and love sharing success with your team

  • You take ownership of your work and continuously strive for improvement

Full-time