Front-End Developer
Fully Remote Remote - Blue Bell, PA Information Technology
Job Type
Full-time
Description

Calling all front-end experts: life is short; work somewhere amazing! American Reading Company is an educational services company with a mission: our solutions help ensure every child in America is reading and writing on or above grade level. If you are a front-end expert who wants your work to make a lasting impact for generations, then we need YOU to bring our solutions to life through beautiful, brilliant, and intuitive web apps.


Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain best-in-class applications using JavaScript, HTML, and CSS.
  • Prioritize and manage your work on multiple projects within design specs and budgetary constraints.
  • Write automated tests using tools such as Cypress and Jest.
  • Convert Figma/JPG prototypes and mockups to HTML and Javascript.
  • Work together with a back-end developer to design and integrate APIs and data/business logic interfaces.

Position Requirements:

  • Expertise in web development using HTML, JavaScript, and CSS (7 years minimum).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Constructive perfectionism, with attention to the smallest of details.
  • Self-motivation. Micromanagement is not our style.
  • Must provide proof of Covid-19 vaccination and booster. 

Bonus Points for:

  • Experience with PHP and related libraries (e.g. Twig, Laravel).
  • Knowing your way around a bash shell.
  • Working experience with Git.
  • Experience with other front-end frameworks (React, Ember, etc.).
  • Detailed understanding of web protocols and technologies (e.g. cookies, CSRF/XSS, OAuth).

Location and Longevity:

  • This is a full-time position.
  • Fully remote candidates as well as those interested in working at our headquarters in Blue Bell, PA, will be considered.
  • We are looking for someone who will build a lasting career with us!

Why You’ll Want to Join Our Team:

  • The opportunity to contribute in a meaningful way in a rapidly growing, socially responsible company.
  • A competitive salary and benefits such as 15 days PTO plus holidays including 2 week-long office closures, 401K, and employer contribution to the cost of health insurance.
  • Additional benefit options available, such as a short- & long-term disability insurance, pet insurance, an Employee Assistance Program, and a children’s home library collection.
  • We are an equal opportunity employer who greatly values our strength through diversity. 
  • We are a dog- and family-friendly environment that is 100% solar powered. 

Additional Information:

  • Must be 18 or older. 
  • No resumes will be considered without a cover letter. 
  • No third-party applications, please. 
  • Only qualified candidates will be contacted.  
  • No phone calls, please. 
Salary Description
$92,000 - $133,000