Job Posting for CommunicateHealth: Junior Web Developer

Title: Junior Web Developer (1 Full-Time Position in Northampton, MA, Rockville, MD or remote)

Organization: CommunicateHealth

Brief Summary of Position:

CommunicateHealth is looking for someone with genuine enthusiasm for the presentation layer and the ability (and eagerness) to learn new skills on the job. The Junior Web Developer will be responsible for:

  • Developing front-end templates for new web sites and applications
  • Making refinements and new-feature additions to existing client projects
  • Working closely with our team of designers on in-house deliverables
  • Communicating recommendations and requirements clearly, both with nontechnical clients and with technical partners

 

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field such as computer science, information design, business, communication, or the social sciences
  • At least 1-2 years of professional experience
  • Able to write consistent, standards-compliant XHTML and CSS
  • Experience considering edge cases and thoroughly test your own code
  • Can implement responsive templates
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (for PSD to HTML conversion), and a strong knowledge of at least one major CMS (e.g. WordPress or Drupal)
  • Proven ability to translate client needs into specific requirements
  • Working knowledge of search engine optimization strategies
  • Great attention to detail and production schedules
  • Excellent communication skills and can work independently

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with usability standards or user-centered design best practices
  • Interest in public health, health education, and health communication fields

To Apply: 

Please send cover letter, resume, salary requirements, and 3 front-end code samples with a short description of each sample tojobs@communicatehealth.com.