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Front-End Developer (SEO) at Anita Borg Institute


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Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    March 19, 2024
  • Location
  • Expiration date
  • Industry
    Software Development
  • Qualification
    Professional Certificate, Bachelor Degree (B.Sc.)
  • Career Level
    Mid, Senior

Job Description

Here’s what you’ll do

Help design, build, maintain, and update the website, ensuring a user-friendly and accessible experience including page load speed, mobile-friendliness, and navigational structure.
Collaborate with product, IT, other stakeholders, and executives to manage website content to include creating new pages, updating existing content, and ensuring overall website quality and performance.
Implement and manage on-page SEO strategies to enhance the website’s visibility and rankings in search engines.
Regularly perform SEO audits to identify areas for improvement and ensure compliance with the latest SEO guidelines and best practices.
Monitor key SEO metrics using tools like Google Search Console and conduct regular analysis to inform strategy adjustments.
Execute assignments with the use of web applications, scripts, and programming languages such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and APIs.
Understand UI, cross-browser compatibility, and general web functions and standards.
Collaborate with peers to design, write, and edit website content.
Guide, advise the team and execute on ensuring webpages and web content meet 508 accessibility standards.
Regularly assess website functionality, identify, and fix bugs, and maintain high-quality standards.
Employ creative solutions to technical challenges to enhance user experience.
Develop and maintain documentation on web development best practices, processes, trends and prioritize areas of opportunity.
Utilize tools like Google Analytics to track and report on website performance.
Stay updated with the latest trends and best practices in web development.
Complete additional tasks as assigned.
Here’s what we hope you’ll bring

Professionalism in team and external stakeholder interactions and communications, including honesty, integrity, respect, and commitment to advancing global, regional, and local DEI, in keeping with an organization with a mission to promote women and non-binary diversity, equity and inclusion in society and the workplace.
3 years of experience in website development, with a focus on front-end technologies.
Proficiency in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and experience with WordPress or similar CMS.
Familiarity with web performance optimization best practices (e.g., PageSpeed Insights, Lighthouse).
Proficiency in using SEO tools such as Screaming Frog, Google Search Console, Moz, and SEMrush.
Basic understanding of technical SEO elements like sitemaps, robot.txt, schema markup, and canonical tags.
Experience with headless CMS platforms like WordPress and Contentful.
Knowledge of web accessibility best practices.
Strong analytical skills for evaluating end-to-end customer experience on the website and to interpret SEO data and make data-driven decisions for website optimizations.
Creative thinking and a proactive work attitude.
Ability to travel as position requires.