Web Developer

Full Time Rochester, New York, US Kodak

Job Description:

Kodak is Hiring!

We are looking for a Web Developer to join the Digital Marketing team in Rochester, NY. In this role, you will be responsible for improving the user experience and expanding site functionality in support of marketing and sales objectives for www.kodak.com. The ideal candidate should be a motivated self-starter with the ability to work independently as well as collaborate with a cross-functional team.

Kodak offers a unique opportunity to contribute to the resurgence of an iconic global company. We combine the strength of a brand that is recognized and beloved around the world with the excitement and entrepreneurial spirit of a start-up. We are focused on the future and looking for professionals with energy, ideas and ambition to help us take the next steps in our transformation. We’re building a culture which values creativity in all its forms, having a global perspective, a focus on sustainability, and the trust we’ve earned over decades of building strong relationships. Kodak has a rich heritage of leadership and innovation, but is also, in many ways, reinventing itself. Kodak is truly a place where you can make a difference.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with sales, marketing, communications, and design teams to plan, build and optimize kodak.com in support of key business initiatives
  • Translate business requirements into technical requirements
  • Research, recommend, and document new features and improvements for page design and web functionality
  • Update images, copy, page layout, categorization, and links in support of content changes
  • Troubleshoot website issues
  • Perform development QA, including cross-browser and device testing
  • Manage and work on multiple projects in parallel
  • Collaborate with agencies and vendors
  • Ensure website adheres to the latest compliance and accessibility standards

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in New Media, Web Development or similar degree
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of professional experience managing or developing web applications using JavaScript and a server-side application, including advanced knowledge of concepts like asynchronous programming
  • 3-5+ years of professional HTML/CSS/SCSS experience
  • Experience developing or configuring functionality for a web CMS (Craft CMS, WordPress, etc.)
  • Capable of creating responsive design interfaces with a clean, visual design aesthetic
  • Experience gathering technical requirements and estimating tasks
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to explain technical concepts to non-technical team members
  • Tech savvy with eagerness to learn new tools/technology and share learnings
  • Comfortable navigating Unix/Linux systems via terminal
  • Demonstrated problem solving and debugging skills
  • Understanding of software development lifecycle processes
  • Comfortable in a deadline-driven environment
  • Experience with Ajax (ex: REST API, GraphQL)
  • Experience building in modern JavaScript frameworks (ex: Vue JS, React, Angular, etc.)
  • Experience using Version Control Systems (ex: GitHub, GitLab, Bitbucket, etc.)

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with web/data analytics tools (ex: Google Data Studio, Google Analytics)
  • Experience using Adobe Creative Suite (XD, Illustrator, Photoshop)
  • Capable of optimizing design for ADA/WCAG accessibility standards
  • Experience working in an AGILE/SCRUM environment
  • Experience working in a team environment and collaborating with cross-functional group
  • Up to date with the latest web technologies and libraries
  • Strong working knowledge of responsive web design and cross-platform compatibility

Nice to Have:

  • Experience with JamStack Framework (Nuxt, Next, Gatsby)
  • Experience building widgets in WebGL, Unity or Equivalent Technology
  • Experience with Unit Testing
  • Experience working with internal and external developers