Eastpak encourage you to go out and explore, to be curious and discover what’s around you. Eastpak is the companion on your journey.
Our digital team is committed to constantly deliver a best-in-class online experience. We are looking for a passionate and forward-thinking individual who stands out from the crowd. Send your CV for the chance to work in an extremely friendly and supportive working environment. Eastpak was founded in 1952 and evolved from a manufacturer of military issue backpacks and duffels into the leading supplier of stylish, functional solutions for city living and the things you carry with you. From street-smart backpacks to convenient shoulder bags and ingenious luggage and travel items, every Eastpak bag or accessory is designed to let you cram more life and excitement into your day, whether moving across town or across the globe. Eastpak is part of VF Corporation, a world player famous for its well-known brands, such as Kipling, Timberland, Napapijri, The North Face and Vans. In Europe, VF employs more than 7.000 associates. In Belgium, the entire VF team, consists of 800 enthusiastic employees who continuously work on the expansion of our company.
MAKING THE DIFFERENCE
We are looking for a Front-End Web Developer who is experienced in interpreting graphic designs, using the art of programming to make them reality. Responsibilities will include creating UI/UX wireframes and coding visual elements of the website.
Technical implementation of graphic designs and content pages will play a key role of the job, helping to define how the website looks and functions. You report into our Customer Experience Manager.
MORE DETAILS - A DAY IN THE LIFE OF
As a key member of the eCommerce team you will be responsible for:
Develop front-end code to create functional and appealing mobile and web pages as well as reusable UX/UI components
Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs within the eCommerce platform
Implementing banners, content updates and e-marketing spot requests, utilizing responsive web design best practices
Slice, mark-up, and script interfaces and content on content managed, responsive web sites/systems that work flawlessly on desktop, tablet, phone, and other devices
Maintain graphic standards and branding during development process
Supporting the design & development team in day-to-day website page development, testing, and editing need
Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders to improve the overall user experience of our website
Minimum 3-5 years digital industry experience, preferably in a structured, process-driven environment required
Excellent understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3 to be consistent across all browsers and devices (responsive designs)
Basic knowledge of common A/B Testing platforms (Monetate, Visual Website Optimizer, Google Experiments or others)
Ability to work in multi-team within complex platforms, using Git, Jira and major collaboration tools
Experience of developing for mobile devices
Strong understanding of CMS like WordPress and eCommerce platforms like Magento is a plus
Deep understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring new web pages and code will adhere to them
Understanding of a/b test dynamics, experience in CRO, UX design and prototyping
Familiar with software like Adobe Suite (Photoshop/Illustrator)
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite
Proficiency in written and spoken English
KEY SUCCESS SKILLS
Superior eye for detail
Good time management and ability to meet deadlines
Ability to build long term relationships & communicate with a wide range internal and external parties
Self-motivated, flexible, and able to handle large volumes of work independently
A team player, sharing skills and ideas to ensure the best outcome
Innovative thinking, ability to fail and learn fast
Solutions oriented with a curious & creative mindset
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