• VF Corporation
  • $71,490.00 -111,160.00/year*
  • Fort Morgan , CO
  • Information Technology
  • Full-Time
  • 17637 Co Rd M

Job Description

At The North Face we dare to lead the world forward through Exploration .

The North Face is the premier exploration company in the world. Founded in the counterculture of Berkeley, CA in 1966 we have a long and storied legacy of enabling exploration, protecting our planet, and creating iconic and technically advanced product.

Our culture is born from the spirit of the Explorer and infuses everything we do. We love wild places. We spark curiosity. We dare to disrupt. We create communities. And we lead with integrity. We are a community of explorers and are constantly looking for new ideas, places and people to connect with.

We take great pride in our ability to facilitate exploration for our employees and partners. By joining The North Face family, you will be offered the opportunity, tools and environments to more deeply explore the world around you and make meaningful, lasting connections. You will also be working on a team with a mission to protect our planet for generations to come.

The North Face is part of VF Corporation who guides powerful brands that are fueled by insights and innovation that put us at the heart of our consumers lives. Many of our brands lead their respective categories, and some have risen to iconic status.

While our VF company and brands are diverse, we work together within a One VF culture to capitalize on our greatest opportunities for long-term performance. Across our company, a collaborative, global mindset differentiates our products and the unique experiences we provide to our consumers. It all adds up to a lasting competitive advantage built on harnessing the power of our differences to achieve great things together, all while positively impacting the lives of hundreds of millions of people and the world.

Our North Face and Jansport offices are currently located in Alameda, CA; Smartwool is located in Steamboat, CO; Eagle Creek is located in Carlsbad, CA and Altra Running is located in Logan, UT. All positions at these brands will ultimately be located in Denver, CO. By applying for an open position at any of these brands you will be acknowledging you are able to work as needed in the current office location and transition to Denver at the time in which the team makes the move in 2019.

Interactive Web Developer: Become the Newest Member of the VF Family

At The North Face , we enable people to live a life of exploration. Reporting to the Senior Interactive Web Developer, the Interactive Web Developer role is a vital contributor to success of the digital program at The North Face. This role requires a candidate who is passionate about web interface design and experienced using the latest front-end development practices, standards, tools and methodologies. The Interactive Web Developer will bridge the gap between marketing/ecommerce content editors and platform developers creating custom site experiences and supporting The North Face s digital engagement objectives.

We view the Senior Interactive Developer role as a creative collaborator within the team structure, not simply a means for executions of comps. Working within the Digital Creative team, an in-house digital creative agency, this team member will collaborate with designers to elevate the digital experience to the standard and recognition befitting of The North Face brand. This role is ideal for someone who is experienced and excited about using the latest web development methodologies and techniques to create engaging, interactive, animated web experiences and assets. Candidates should have a collaborative sprit, an elevated taste level, possess an attention to detail, interpersonal skills, and consistently bring designs to life with an exacting eye for details.

You ll use Javascript, HTML & CSS and leverage appropriate libraries, frameworks and plugins to implement a variety of front-end projects. While role the ideal person should have an interest in and understanding of modularity, abstraction and reusability.

How You Will Make a Difference:

  • Development and implementation of digital front-end objectives, working closely with designers and Sr. Front End Developer to create engaging web pages, user experiences and unique digital brand assets.
  • Deliver cross-browser, performant and responsive code building upon the Digital Platform CMS using ready-made components, custom layouts and external libraries and tools.
  • Work with designers to suggest and build animations as well UI engaging interfaces and elements.
  • Create issue and feature tickets for improvement, platform bugs and conceptualize of components to platform development teams.
  • Leverage existing components within the platform, specifically the Adobe AEM CMS , to minimize needs for development updates for digital stakeholders.
  • All functions of the position should adhere to existing IT corporate policy. QA, bug reporting and fixing.
  • Partner with e-Commerce and marketing teams to improve content-to-commerce shop flow, make suggestions and provide prototypes when applicable.
  • Explore, leverage and utilize modern production-ready libraries and frameworks
  • Collaboration with colleagues with varying levels of technical knowledge and skillsets.
  • Manage FE interactive developer/s, provide code reviews and positive constructive critique and consideration where applicable to report to/s.
  • Skills for Success:

    Years of Related Professional Experience: 3+ years digital creative agency experience or equally relevant digital development portfolio.

    Educational/ Position Requirements:

  • Self-reliance and self-starting: you take personal initiative to find the answers and solution to development problems and bring to the team vetted relevant suggestions
  • Familiarity with web standards and developing designs for moderns browsers.
  • Knowledge and experience with the variety Dev Op tools, VCS and setups to be proficient and flexible
  • A strong familiarization and preference for development ops setup, testing automation, prototyping and wireframing background is a plus.
  • Excitement for complex, challenging digital commerce projects.
  • Strong communication concerning timeline feasibility as well the limiting technology obstacles for project delivery
  • Proficiency with core Adobe industry standard design products. I.E. PS, AI.
  • Demonstrable experience with browser based animations: Understanding of various methodologies and libraries utilizing native(CSS & JS) and external libraries/tools to achieve the best outcome.
  • Solid understanding and experience use a variety web services and JS based API utilization.
  • Proficiency in modern FE development Design Patterns and maintainability.
  • A Problem solver
  • Understanding of UX best practices and courage to challenge and offer solutions to confusing experiences
  • Experience with Adobe AEM is a plus.
  • Appreciation of the outdoors and love for exploration a plus.

  • Associated topics: angular, angularjs, css, emberjs, jquery, php, web application programmer, web design, web developer, wordpress

    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

    Launch your career - Upload your resume now!

    Loading some great jobs for you...