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Smart Destinations is a growing e-commerce company that offers the only digitally-delivered multi-attraction pass. Smart Destinations passes, including Go City Cards, Explorer Passes, and Go Select, provide admission to more than 500 attractions across 9 North American destinations, including New York, San Diego, Chicago and Boston.

Founded in 2003, Smart Destinations is conveniently located across the street from South Station, and just a short walk from Dewey Square and it’s food truck bounty. As an equal opportunity employer, Smart Destinations is committed to fostering a diverse, multicultural work environment where all our employees respect one another and share a commitment to our firm’s values, mission, and strategies. We provide equal employment to all participants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran or marital status.

Smart Destinations is dedicated to creating great products, a great work environment, and a great place to grow your career. We offer competitive compensation, an outstanding benefits package, and employee stock options designed to reward those who contribute in significant ways to our success.

Front-End Web Developer

Smart Destinations, a leading attraction pass provider in 9 US markets, is looking for a front-end web developer (HTML/CSS/Javascript).

You’ll be working closely with the rest of the dev team, as well as with the marketing team, to plan, execute, and test new features and fixes to our e-commerce website.

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Boston

Musts!

  • You write semantic HTML, lean CSS/SASS, and have JavaScript and jQuery experience.
  • You strive for well-structured, organized, and well-commented code.
  • You’re eager to add to your skillset and keep up with evolving best practices.
  • You express yourself well, work well with a team, and feel comfortable asking questions.
  • You can make compromises in light of business concerns.
  • You like a good laugh and a friendly, supportive work environment.

Make sure to provide code samples or links to websites you’ve worked on!

Nice-to-Haves

  • Experience with mobile development and responsive web design.
  • Experience with a back end templating system (we use Velocity).
  • Experience with a CSS preprocessor (we use SASS).
  • Familiarity with the OOCSS/SMACSS/BEM schools of CSS architecture.
  • Experience with front end build tools & package managers (we use NPM & Grunt).
  • Strong JavaScript/jQuery experience OR a desire to expand your JavaScript and jQuery skills.
  • Knowledge of front-end optimization techniques.
  • User experience and user interface design a major plus — if you love making style guides and talking data hierarchy, we want to hear from you!

Responsibilities

  • Work with the dev and marketing teams to understand objectives and priorities.
  • Build out new pages and features in HTML/CSS/JavaScript.
  • Make design decisions which fit with our site and style guide.
  • Communicate ideas clearly to non-techie personnel.
  • Research and implement new technologies for our front end toolkit/workflow.

Benefits

Health & dental benefits, flex spending, 3 weeks vacation and extra sick time. Perks include a nice new office in a bustling location in downtown Boston, stocked snack drawers & soda fridge, weekly fruit delivery, occasional Beer Fridays, great coworkers and a hammock.