UJA-Federation of New York

Good together.


HTML/CSS/JS Web Developer

Job Location:
New York, NY
Information Technology Services

Position Summary

The front-end developer is proficient in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to develop, maintain, and optimize the www.ujafedny.org front-end user experience.


  • Develops, tests, and debugs HTML, CSS, and JavaScript for the website.
  • Maintains and optimizes website to minimize load and processing time. 
  • Full QA and testing in all modern browsers. 
  • Ensures standards-compliant web development for accessibility and future compatibility of the website front end. 
  • Develops in JavaScript using such frameworks as jQuery and Modernizr. 
  • Collaborates with other technical members on developing applications and systems.

Experience, Skills, and Education

  • Bachelor’s degree required. 
  • Software-engineering background, including experience in software-development methodologies, best practices, and industry-standard design principles. 
  • One to three years of experience in developing websites or web applications using HTML 5 (or XHTML), CSS 2+, and JavaScript. 
  • Experience with jQuery is a must; experience with Modernizr, Prototype, Scriptaculous, and other popular JavaScript frameworks is a plus. 
  • Ability to quickly diagnose browser issues, and define and propose optimal solutions to technical issues. 
  • Excellent problem-solving, organization, and communication skills. 
  • Ability to work independently and as a team player. 
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to multi-task.