Front-end Developer

Chennai, India Marketing Full-time
Cision Ltd is a leading global provider of innovative earned media software and services to public relations and marketing communications professionals. Cision’s Communications Cloud platform allows users to identify key influencers, craft and distribute strategic content, and measure meaningful impact of PR and Communications Teams’ campaigns. Cision has over 4,500 employees with offices in 23 countries throughout the Americas, EMEA, and APAC. For more information about our products and services, visit www.cision.com and follow us on Twitter @Cision.
 
Cision employs the brightest, most passionate people in the tech industry. We’d love for you to join that group! We invest in our people through training and professional development and we empower them to grow their careers - because the most important measure of our success is yours.

Falcon.io is looking for an experienced Front-end Developer to join our marketing team. We want to find someone who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include translation of wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the website. Your main goal will be to bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works. 

In this role, you’ll get to:

  • Develop new user-facing features 
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use 
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs 
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability 
  • Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end 

We are looking for someone who has:

  • Proficient understanding of web mark-up, including HTML5, CSS3 
  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS 
  • Experience in working with Wordpress 
  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery 
  • Good understanding of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks 
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX 
  • Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as as Gimp or Photoshop is a plus. 
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them. 
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git / Mercurial / SVN 
  • Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them. 
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