Front end Developer
ICON Worldwide is one of Europes largest Independent and fastest growing full-service advertising agencies. Headquartered in Switzerland, we develop creative and technology based solutions for our clients: Fortune 500 and multinational companies. We are experts in Social Media, Apps, Websites, Data Visualizations, and Print design. Our award winning team brings a wealth of experience and innovation to solving client challenges, building brands and supporting our customers needs. Our clients are FORTUNE 500 companies, and leaders in their fields, demanding the highest standards of professionalism and creativity.
We are an English speaking office, complete fluency an absolute mandatory.
Internship: in Switzerland for 12 weeks
Rate: Housing and Per Diem, airfare credit
Position: Front end WEB Developer
Start Date: February 2012 to May 2012
Creating standards compliant, cross-browser compatible web interfaces via HTML, PHP and CSS from photoshop
Experience with common CMS’s such as Drupal & Wordpress
Familiarity with relational databases, experience of writing complex queries (we use MySQL)
Excellent design skills for both web and screen design
Strong visual and user focused design skills
Excellent written and spoken English
Ability to work both within a team and independently.
Ability to manage multiple projects and while meeting strict deadlines.
Excellent understanding of cross-browser and cross-platform issues.
Basic understanding of SEO.
A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited four-year university.
Experience in front-end web development
Experience with the Adobe Creative Suite
Must be passionate, driven, self-starter; positive and upbeat attitude
Must be detail-oriented, hard-worker and creative
Must have ability to multitask; high level of attention to detail
Self disciplined, able to take instructions well, adapt to new priorities and meet tight deadlines whilst remaining thorough and focussed on delivering high quality results