Front-End Web Developer I in Scottsdale, AZ at Discount Tire Corporate Careers

Date Posted: 11/19/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Region:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/19/2020

Job Description

Here at Discount Tire, we celebrate the spirit of our people with extraordinary pride and enthusiasm. Our business has been growing for more than 60 years and now is the best time in our history to join us. We are opening more locations every year and we are always looking for qualified individuals to join us in our growth. We are a company that promotes from within, both in our retail and corporate operations.

 

Under direct supervision, the Front End Web Developer I works with other designers and developers from business and IT segments to conceive, research, design, and implement new website functionality and maintain existing website code.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Writes code, markup, and CSS in a non-WYSIWYG environment.
  • Uses graphic design tools to layout concepts and create visual assets for company sites.
  • Develops ‘Standards’ compliant sites with a concern for accessibility and multi-browser/multi-device compatibility.
  • Converts design comps into complex working web pages using HTML and CSS in a hand-coded environment. Makes some modifications to existing .jsp developed code.
  • Assists in project planning and web site design with technical, business and project leaders; plans and discusses the specifics of projects, new technologies, and deadlines.
  • Clearly communicates difficult and complex technical scenarios to non-technical team-members and management.
  • Manages their tasks and communicates task status to team members.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • This position requires a minimum one year user interface/visual layout experience as well as working with HTML, JavaScript, and CSS in a hand-coded environment.
  • Experience with PHP or similar programming server-side experience and competency with basic database transactions is desirable.
  • Substantial creativity is required. Intermediate level computer experience, including skills in Microsoft Word and Excel, is necessary.
  • This position also requires excellent communication, organizational, customer service, problem-solving, and detail-oriented skills.
  • Highly organized self-starter with the ability to work independently is required.
  • Requires excellent interpersonal, communication, organizational, and problem-solving skills and proven ability to multi-task and work successfully within strict deadlines.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and meet various deadlines simultaneously is required.
  • In addition, troubleshooting, organizational and problem-solving skills along with a can-do attitude and the ability to adjust to changing requirements are essential.
  • Proven ability to collaborate across the Company including the ability to respond to different organizational situations while maintaining a positive and friendly attitude is necessary.
  • Treating others with respect and upholding Company values is key.

 

Educational Requirements:

This position requires a high school diploma or GED. Additional college level computer or accounting classes are beneficial.

 

Work Days:

Normal work days are Monday through Friday. Occasional Saturdays and Sundays may be necessary.

 

Work Hours:

Normal work hours are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Occasional overtime (more than forty hours per week) may be necessary.