CREATIVE RESPONSIVE WEBSITE DESIGNER / FRONT END DEVELOPER - ONLY APPLY! (WHITE LABEL)

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Job Description

* ONLY APPLY IF YOU'RE A FREELANCER OR A COMPANY THAT ONLY SPECIALIZES IN RESPONSIVE WEBSITE DESIGN / FRONT END DEVELOPMENT *

*COPY & PASTE THE QUESTIONS AND ANSWER BELOW WHEN REPLYING*

Our digital media company has just recently started using oDesk to work with contractors and are interested in finding a CREATIVE RESPONSIVE WEBSITE DESIGNER / FRONT END DEVELOPER for our white label partnership position.

We are looking to find someone that is professional and can meet our high quality standards. This can be a very lucrative position for the right candidate. Show us why you believe that you would be an ideal partner for our company. Please respect our time, serious applicants only.


PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE:

- Understands key server-side web development concepts through experiences such as:
- Interpreting graphic visual or interaction designs in HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript.
- Creating visually appealing RESPONSIVE & ADAPTIVE web pages or interfaces
- Creating, editing or modifying templates for a CMS & RESPONSIVE development framework.
- Programming interaction with JavaScript and/or a library such as jQuery, YUI or Prototype.
- Testing cross-browser, cross-platform, and/or cross-device compatibility for inconsistencies.
- Testing for compliance to specified standards such as accessibility standards in the clients region or domain.
- Conducting observational user testing, or reviewing designs against usability heuristics.
- SEO Optimization (On-Page & Structure)

DOMAIN SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE / TRANSFERABLE SKILLS:

HTML
- Familiarity of HTML syntax for multiple specifications, including HTML 5.
- Knowledge of the semantic meaning of all HTML elements.
- Familiarity with the semantic markup for display of lists, tabular data, forms, articles, etc.
- Knowledge of markup used for layout such as dividers.
- Knowledge at the level to be able to hand-code markup.
- Including media and images.

PHP
- Familiarity with modifying Drupal Theme hooks to display data
- Understanding how to utilize PHP to filter, process and output html, json, xml

CSS
- Specifying different CSS for various media, devices and displays.
- Best practices in CSS file organization and structure.
- Methods for including CSS inline, internal and external via linked style sheets.
- How to define, combine and group CSS selectors for HTML elements, ID, classes, pseudo classes, child or sibling.
- Syntax of CSS declarations, properties and attributes.
- CSS box model and methods for CSS positioning, absolute and relative.
- Knowledge of properties and attributes to control the display.
- Familiarity with differences in CSS 2 and CSS 3.

Best practices
- Methods to ensure browser & device compatibility
- Methods for degrading gracefully for older browsers and displays.
- Methods to ensure accessibility.

JavaScript
- Knowledge of the operators, variables, datatypes, objects, properties and methods.
- Familiarity with control structures such as objects, functions, conditional statements, arrays, loops and expressions.
- Forms and regular expression validation and submitting data.
- Knowledge of how to apply logical operators and conditional statements.
- Knowledge of the DOM HTML objects and their properties.

Event handling
- Creating and controlling windows and dialogs.
- Processes for troubleshooting and debugging
- Familiarity with development and debugging tools for cross-browser issues.

jQuery
- Knowledge of how to employ the jQuery library for visual effects, event handling, and document manipulation.

GREAT BONUS:
- content writing and graphics creation or knows someone they can sub-contract to do this (PLEASE INDICATE)
- experience working with an AD agency
- has won awards for website design

Your PORTFOLIO:

Can you provide at least 10 examples of the BEST RESPONSIVE WEBSITE & 10 examples of the BEST ECOMMERCE WEBSITE designs your company has created. Especially, ones with CREATIVE / UNIQUE UI designs.

Please list the COST (USD) / TURN-AROUND (TIME) / APPLIED TECHNOLOGIES (Languages/Framework/Database/Technologies):
1) Website Link
2) Applied Technologies (Front End)
3) Applied Technologies (Back End)
4) Cost
5) Turn-around Time

QUESTIONS:

- How long have you been in business?

- Do you have any agency experience? If so, please list the agencies you have worked for.

- What is your PRODUCTION PROCESS and how do you normally deal with your clients from CONCEPT to DELIVERY? (if you have a PDF, PowerPoint, video, etc… about your work processes, please include)

- Do you have a Rate Sheet you can send us for your different Website Design / Front End Development services?

- Are you open to Fixed Rates? Are they negotiable? Our clients typically send us a fixed budget to work with and deadlines.

- What payment structure do you offer? Is this negotiable?

- Do you provide unlimited revisions?

* YOU MUST PROVIDE ALL INFORMATION REQUESTED AND MEET ALL REQUIREMENTS ABOVE, OTHERWISE YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE DISQUALIFIED IMMEDIATELY. *

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Skills: design, interpreting, on-page, json, dom, troubleshooting, debugging, graphics, pdf, video