Do you dream in markup? As soon as you finish a project, do you step back and think, 'Now, how can I make this better?' We've been waiting for you.
Check out our Linkedin Labs page which showcases products built on what we call 'inDay' each month. inDay is an innovation day where LinkedIn employees have no meetings and are encouraged to work on something not already on the roadmap to keep creative juices flowing. Here is a quick video to explain more about inDay: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Ny_jFV4dTk
And to see the products created on inDay check out our labs: www.linkedinlabs.com.
You will own the front-end development for one or more of our products and collaborate with visual/interaction designers, engineers, and product managers to launch new products, iterate on existing features, and build a world-class user experience.
You will implement cutting-edge technologies and will be writing state-of-the-art code to keep LinkedIn at the cutting edge of current technology
Your specific expertise will be required to make efficient use of A/B testing frameworks, fast page load times, and efficient UI development.
Meet with colleagues including product managers and engineers assigned to your project(s).
Minimum 3+ years experience with semantic HTML/XHTML and CSS
An encyclopedic knowledge of browser quirks and their remedies
Knowledge of (and a passion for) current trends and best practices in front-end architecture, including performance, accessibility and usability
Familiarity and comfort with command-line applications
Bachelors degree or equivalent experience required