Front-End Development Lead

Aug 18 2018

Job Posting Title:

Front-End Development Lead

Job Description:

We’re looking for an energetic and forward-thinking Lead Front End Developer with deep technical expertise to join us as we grow. If you can’t stop chasing down the technology of tomorrow and are eager to push the boundaries of what is possible, keep reading. 

In this role you’ll join a team of passionate front end developers and work along side back-end engineers to integrate code into a beautiful web experience for our clients. You’ll collaborate with our internal teams to design, develop, test, and troubleshoot advanced data-driven web applications using JavaScript/HTML5/CSS3. You’ll share your passion and expertise with our growing team, helping our junior developers elevate their skills and integrating the latest technologies for continued advancement. 


  • You’re an experienced website developer with 5+ years of development experience, with at least 2 years in an agency environment.
  • The go-to expert resource for all things JavaScript.
  • A hands-on leader with a passion for knowledge sharing, innovative thinking, and code.
  • A natural team player who loves to collaborate with digital marketers, designers, and information architects.
  • Lover of logic and problem solving.


  • Build modern, interactive websites using HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript and UI frameworks (including, but not limited to jQuery, Angular, React, Node, etc).
  • Provide front end technical guidance across functions (i.e. the feasibility of a new feature to our UX team, or an estimate of how long a feature would take to implement to a PM).
  • Fully test and troubleshoot work, ensuring consistently error free, high quality results.
  • Stay current on the latest technologies and inspire your team to do the same.
  • Mentor junior team members by helping them develop skills and grow their careers.
  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment, learn rapidly and master diverse web technologies and techniques

About Portent:

Portent, Clearlink’s agency team, is comprised of 60 marketers with offices in Seattle and Salt Lake City. Portent has been supporting Fortune 500 companies with their digital marketing for over 20 years. At Portent, you will have opportunities to work with people who are as passionate as they are talented, develop yourself and your skills, and work on challenging and rewarding projects for some of the world’s biggest brands. We also like to reward our employees:

  • Flexible work from home schedules
  • Up to 100% healthcare for your entire family
  • Over two weeks paid time off
  • Paid ski days, wellness activities, and team outings
  • Fully-stocked break room and gourmet coffee
  • Award-winning wellness program with free health coaching
  • All-expense paid vacations for top employees


Salt Lake City