HTML5 Job Description Template

HTML5 is the latest standard of HyperText Markup Language (HTML) used to describe the structure of web pages on the Internet. An HTML5 Developer is simply a front-end developer with an above and beyond understanding of the latest HTML specification, implementing the best attributes of graphics Design, video file, audio and animation design.


HTML5 is the latest standard of HyperText Markup Language (HTML) used to describe the structure of web pages on the Internet. An HTML5 Developer is simply a front-end developer with an above and beyond understanding of the latest HTML specification, implementing the best attributes of graphics Design, video file, audio and animation design.

Most often you will want to look for developers with more than HTML5 skills since that alone is inadequate. Depending on the project or company needs you will need to fill the particular skills the candidate needs to have which are usually some front-end technologies. This template job description will help you find the perfect HTML5 candidate that matches your specific project’s requirements.


Company Introduction

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Job Description

We are looking for a HTML5 Developer who knows how to write semantic HTML that renders beautifully on modern browsers of all form factors as well as on legacy browsers required by a project. Your responsilities will include a working knowledge of visual design, typography and creating and maintaining modern, cross-browser CSS (ideally with the help of a CSS preprocessor like SASS or LESS). You have a working understanding of accessibility, media integration, web typography, gracefull degradation and progressive enhancement. Using the browser profiling tools you can understand rendering, painting and forced reflows. Responsive design and form / input validation round our your profile. You are not afraid of crafting markup for use outside of the browser (TV, email, mobile, ...)

Responsibilities

  • Create mockups, prototypes, designs and whole new features for web applications and pages
  • Building on CI and style guide, design and implement pixel-perfect HTML5 user interfaces
  • Work with visual and interaction designers to ensure that designs are feasible and conform to best standards on the web
  • Write markup that is reusable and future-proof
  • Ensure that the web pages load as fast as possible and are optimised for scalability
  • Keep an eye on aspects like SEO and accessibility
  • Maintain and apply a quality assurance regimen across the required spectrum of user devices
  • Collaborate with both team members and stakeholders

Required Skills & Qualifications

  • Mastery of HTML5, CSS3 - clean, semantic and maintainable
  • All-round understanding of web standards
  • Stong visual design skills and ability to work with visual and interaction designers
  • Experienced in using CSS preprocessors like SASS or LESS to achieve lean, compatible CSS
  • Working knowledge of raster and vector image editing tools
  • Cross-browser compatibility and ability to create well-behaved markup also on legacy browsers
  • Responsive design across platforms and form factors
  • Integrate standards-based typography, media integration, accessibility
  • Awareness of UX design
  • Knowledge of versioning tools such as Git
  • Knowledge of the overall browser rendering behaviour and performance and how to measure and optimize them

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