Position: Front-end developer
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Website: Dyad Communications

Dyad Communications is looking for a full-time front-end web developer. Developers at Dyad Communications work closely with designers, producing high-quality websites balancing current web trends, SEO, usability and thoughtful design. The applicant should demonstrate proficiency using HTML5, CSS3, and JS/jQuery. The ideal candidate also has an innate eye for design and will bring an innovative drive to the production of new web experiences.


  • Approach the design of new websites guided by aesthetic and technical logic
  • Systematically address the usability challenges posed by the web
  • Develop website front-ends using HTML5, JS/jQuery, CSS3, Sencha Touch
  • Optimize websites for touch devices
  • Work adeptly in Photoshop and other Adobe Creative Cloud applications
  • Juggle the production schedules of multiple projects for a variety of clients
  • Interface directly with clients and effectively communicate client needs and goals
  • Manage website assets
  • Provide light IT support internally, as well as to clients


  • At least 3 years experience as a front-end developer
  • Experience using a web-based CMS (ExpressionEngine, WordPress, etc.)
  • Familiarity with the Sencha Touch framework
  • Knowledge of PHP and mySQL
  • Experience with responsive design and development techniques
  • Experience with Ajax/Asynchronous Programming
  • Knowledge of and previous experience with source control (SVN, Git, etc.)


  • 20 days paid personal time off
  • Enrollment in Dyad Communications’ 401(k) Plan which includes salary match of 3% plus a profit sharing component
  • Enrollment in Independence Blue Cross Personal Choice Health Insurance at an employee cost of $50/mo. (includes vision and prescriptions)

Dyad Communications design office strives to create intelligent identity, web, and print applications that integrate aesthetic and reason. We specialize in creating identities and websites for high-end architecture firms, interior designers, decorators, builders and engineers. We have a small development group, and seek a proactive communicator who approaches every challenge as an opportunity to learn and interact with other members of the team.

Please send your cover letter, salary range and portfolio link to careers@dyadcom.com using “Job Application” as the email subject. We will contact applicants who meet this position’s requirements to schedule a 30-minute phone interview. Selected applicants will visit our office for an in-person interview. Finally, we will invite the chosen candidate to spend a half-day working with our development team.