Front End Developer(full time)

VoiceThread is seeking an experienced front-end web developer with experience in both web and mobile application environments.

Skills and Requirements

  • Designing rich, single-page web applications and familiarity with at least one MVC framework (e.g. Backbone/Marionette, Angular, Ember, etc.).
  • Comfortable with vanilla, as well as library-based, DOM manipulation.
  • Strong HTML/CSS skills as well experience working with preprocessors (e.g. SASS or LESS) and frameworks (e.g. Bootstrap).
  • Understanding of object-oriented software design principles.
  • Comfortable working using AJAX, JSON, and consuming restful APIs.


  • Strong communication skills.
  • A strong sense of humor and a ‘Goldilocks ego’, not too hot, not too cold.
  • A strong desire to build elegant and sustainable solutions, but also know when and how to build solutions that fail gracefully.

Beneficial Experience

  • Mobile web development.
  • Understanding of responsive design techniques.
  • Experience working in a start-up.
  • Software-as-a-service UI experience.
  • Experience with Marionette.js.
  • Knowledge of PHP or other server-side languages.

Joel Test score: 11.5 out of 12

  • Do you use source control? Yes
  • Can you make a build in one step? Yes
  • Do you make daily builds? Yes
  • Do you have a bug database? Yes
  • Do you fix bugs before writing new code? Yes
  • Do you have an up-to-date schedule? Yes
  • Do you have a spec? Yes
  • Do programmers have quiet working conditions? Yes
  • Do you use the best tools money can buy? Yes
  • Do you have testers? Yes
  • Do new candidates write code during their interview? Yes
  • Do you do hallway usability testing? .5

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