Sr. Front-End Web Developer - Digital Marketing


Date: Mar 2, 2019

Location: New York, NY, US

Company: New York Life Insurance Co


A career at New York Life offers many opportunities. To be part of a growing and successful business. To reach your full potential, whatever your specialty. Above all, to make a difference in the world by helping people achieve financial security. It’s a career journey you can be proud of, and you’ll find plenty of support along the way. Our development programs range from skill-building to management training, and we value our diverse and inclusive workplace where all voices can be heard. Recognized as one of Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies, New York Life is committed to improving local communities through a culture of employee giving and service, supported by our Foundation. It all adds up to a rewarding career at a company where doing right by our customers is part of who we are, as a mutual company without outside shareholders. We invite you to bring your talents to New York Life, so we can continue to help families and businesses “Be Good At Life.” To learn more, please visit LinkedIn, our Newsroom and the Careers page of


Sr. Front-End Web Developer – Digital Marketing


You will participate in the creation of sophisticated digital experiences and with a must have expertise of front-end web development. You will work with a team of highly skilled people each with strong opinions about various technologies, UX, frameworks and approaches for overall implementation.

Key Responsibilities

  • Discover, design, and build highly interactive interfaces and content that keep users engaged and build positive brand equity at every possible point in the user experience
  • Slice, mark-up, and script interfaces and content on content managed, responsive websites / systems that work flawlessly on desktop, tablet, phone, and other devices
  • Work with Adobe Experience Manager (CQ5 and AEM6) as well as other CMS.
  • In-depth knowledge of HTML, CSS, JQuery and JavaScript, and other web development build tools like Grunt, Webpack, etc
  • Work directly with servers and server-side languages for front-end development: AJAX, JS
  • Create events and listeners on content and interaction to produce meaningful reporting (Google Analytics, Adobe Marketing Suite, and other conversion tags)
  • Leverage APIs / Web Services and content of all types (REST, SOAP, XML, JSON, etc.)
  • Deliver product and apps that are based on pre-existing wireframes, designs, or other requirements
  • Strong experience in JavaScript libraries, Bootstrap, ReactJS and Backbone and writing unit tests
  • Work alongside developers, QA, architects, UX / UI visual designers, and project managers.
  • Must have strong knowledge of responsive and fluid web designs that support modern browsers and devices.


Skills and Experience

  • 5+ years of relevant experience in website design, connecting user journey and UX designs for optimal web experience
  • Experience with translating comps and wireframes into flexible and reusable code
  • Experience with version control software, such as Github, Eclipse, etc.
  • Experience with Sketch, Photoshop, or similar tools
  • Experience with and adherence to web standards
  • Experience with developing large customer-facing websites
  • Eager to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Experience with web application development
  • Able to articulate ideas to team members.
  • Thrives when facing new challenges in improving deliverables
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and able to interact professionally with a diverse group of people, including team members and cross functional teams.
  • Strong oral and written English communication skills
  • Boundlessly creative and relentlessly attentive to detail with strong presentation skills.
  • Ability to articulate and present ideas to technical and non-technical settings.
  • Prepare presentations and various artifacts to illustrate work.
  • Bachelers Degree Preffered






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