Front End Engineer, Marketing

  • Location: Minneapolis, MN
  • Department: Marketing & Growth
  • Type: Full Time
  • Min. Experience: Experienced

Job Description

As a Front-End Engineer on the Marketing team, you will contribute to the development and execution of influential marketing materials. Your campaigns will touch tens of thousands of new businesses signing up for When I Work each month, and the tens of thousands of paying customers already getting value from our employee scheduling and time clock platforms. You have a passion for Front End development, a craftsperson like pride in your work, and an eye for making designs pixel-perfect, and pop for the target audience. You enjoy contributing in a highly collaborative team environment: we win together, we make mistakes and learn together, and we help each other grow. You’re driven by impacting the end-user, and naturally identify value from the customer’s perspective. You are motivated by a strong, innovative, and passionate work culture and are constantly searching for ways to improve, inspire others, and add value.

What You’ll Be Doing

As a Front-End Engineer, Marketing, you will be collaborating with the marketing team to create, maintain, & optimize marketing materials. We’ll expect you to push the limits of web technology as you implement innovative and industry-leading designs.

  • Create landing pages for our various marketing campaigns, and build and maintain pages for our current marketing site.
  • Run experiments across the marketing site and blog to optimize for acquisition and activation of new customers.
  • Optimize the marketing site for SEO, page load time, and performance.
  • Work with 3rd party APIs to push and pull data to/from When I Work and our CRM, ESP and other communication tools.
  • Refine our data practices, managing data flow, and reporting on data captured through analytics and marketing site experiments.
  • Maintain and developing email templates used in customer communication and new user acquisition.
  • Work with our DevOps team to maintain our deployment pipelines and stay up-to-date on operational best practices.

Experience and Skills Needed:

  • Front-End Web Development: Javascript /  jQuery, HTML 5 / CSS, Wordpress
  • Expertise in designing and building responsive websites
  • Strong data analytic abilities
  • Distributed version control (git) and regular deployments

What Would Be Awesome to Have:

  • Experience with Invision, Webflow (or similar front-end tools)
  • Experience with PHP, Python or Go.
  • Experience in database, design and concepts (MySQL, SQLite, ORM)
  • Experience with Google Analytics

What’s In It For You

  • Professional development allowance
  • Paid parental leave
  • Medical benefits - employee premiums paid 100% by WIW
  • Dental benefits
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Flexible work environment
  • 401K Match
  • Transit Pass or parking stipend
  • Data/Cell (internet) stipend
  • Casual dress code
  • Dynamic and dedicated team
  • A unique opportunity to contribute to a rocketship
  • A culture where you voice and your actions matter and make a difference to our success

Sound Like a Good Fit?

We’d love to talk to you! Please submit the following to apply:

  • Resume (including months/years of employment for each position).
  • Cover letter
    • including an overview of your existing front end experience
    • a convincing reason why you’d like to work at When I Work

*Must already be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer.

** Must be willing to relocate to the Twin Cities (Minneapolis/St. Paul) area (at your expense)

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