Front End Developer

DonorDrive

Cincinnati, OH, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Web/Graphic Design/Internet
  • Post Date: 05/07/2021
  • Website: www.donordrive.com
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About DonorDrive

DonorDrive is designed for enterprise nonprofits to create better fundraising experiences. DonorDrive powers the future of fundraising by providing a better all around experience for nonprofit staff, fundraisers and donors. With over 20 years of innovation, we've helped hundreds of nonprofits grow their events to become leading peer-to-peer fundraising programs.

Job Description

DonorDrive (“DD”) is a fast-growing SaaS company focused on delivering fundraising solutions to the non-profit sector. We are laser focused on providing nonprofits with control over their fundraising programs, while helping individual fundraisers to raise more money from their friends and family for the causes they love. DonorDrive provides its nonprofit clients with the most feature rich peer-to-peer fundraising platform, enhanced with beautiful, intuitive design and the industry’s best customer support. We aim to delight our clients, and in turn, have been rewarded with a 99% revenue retention rate. We are Give-A-Damn people who value Innovation, Authenticity, and Teamwork.

As a company that values diversity, equity, and inclusion, DonorDrive seeks individuals of all backgrounds and experiences to apply for this position. We’re creating an environment where everyone can thrive. Our customers are diverse, so we’re building a team that is too. Through initiatives like our employee resource groups we are building the cultural foundation that gives people the emotional and physical space to bring their authentic selves to work.

DonorDrive is seeking a Front-End Developer to join our team. The Front-End Developer will work closely with the rest of the design team to understand the goals of each project and help push the team to better solutions that deliver upon those goals.

As a member of our cross functional team, you will work closely with UX and Visual Designers to bring their designs to life by using coding standards set by the Lead Front-End Developer and modern UI technologies. Final deliverables will be coded to match design files as closely as possible, meet coding standards and project goals. You will also work with the rest of the Design Team to address front-end development Tier 2 design support issues.

As the Front End Developer on our team you will:

Build fundraising sites using modern best practices for performance and accessibility

Regularly review designs for technical feasibility

Participate in design critiques, push design solutions forward

Manage multiple projects at different phases of development at once

Collaborate with our centralized design team to bring concepts to life

Produce well documented and maintainable code

Outcomes 

First 30 Days

  • Gain a complete understanding of the DonorDrive solutions
  • Undergo On-Boarding Meetings with all DonorDrive teams
  • Gain an initial understanding of the nonprofit industry, and how we serve them 
  • Observe the design and implementation process for a new client

First 60 Days

  • Gain an initial understanding of the DonorDrive platform
  • Begin taking initial Tier 2 support issues that require greater code complexity 
  • Gain an initial understanding of ColdFusion 
  • Begin design code reviews
  • Code a simple DonorDrive platform design theme

First 90 Days and Beyond

  • Lead on front-end development centric Tier 2 issues
  • Code a complex DonorDrive platform theme (homepage, event and fundraising pages, custom pages)
  • Gain an understanding of building for the DonorDrive product itself 
  • Begin assisting in feature builds for the DonorDrive peer-to-peer platform

Who You Are:

  • Passionate about working with designers and developers to bring creative solutions to design issues
  • Eager to work in a close-knit team environment
  • Solution oriented and able to solve business problems with technology
  • Experienced with managing multiple projects simultaneously with a demonstrated ability to prioritize projects accordingly

What We Seek:

  • 1-4 years of Front End professional web development experience with Javascript, jQuery,JSON, and JavaScript front end frameworks such as Vue.js
  • Experience building sites for a cms, such as coding themes for WordPress
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Web Design, Web Development, or an impressive Portfolio of work samples
  • Familiarity with Sketch, and an ability to execute designs that match design concepts
  • Experience with server-side scripting such as PHP or ColdFusion
  • Familiarity with CSS and JavaScript preprocessor tools like Grunt or Gulp
  • Fluency with responsive and adaptive design production
  • Fluency in SCSS and/or LESS
  • Knowledge of responsive frameworks like Bootstrap or Foundation

DonorDrive is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

DonorDrive provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

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