Javascript Developer

Development · Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Department Development
Employment Type Full-time or freelance

Bluecadet is looking for a JavaScript developer with a solid foundation in front end work. Based in our Philadelphia headquarters, you will collaborate closely with our design and content teams to create thoughtful, beautiful digital products.


Our developers work on a wide spectrum of projects including data visualizations, interactive kiosks, and UI interfaces for CMSes. They’re at home exploring UX prototypes, creating reusable components for a style guide/pattern library, and fine-tuning experiences that work well across many different devices and browsers. They have a commitment to accessible and inclusive products, and love balancing performance, ease of use, and beauty in what they build. They are committed to experimentation and trying out new things, whether it’s a framework or animation library.


Our ideal candidate is curious, capable, open-minded, and a generous teammate. Our team is made up of a diverse group of folks who took different paths to the roles they hold today. If your experience doesn’t quite match what we’ve described, please apply anyway! People of color, women, and LGBTQ candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develops, tests, and deploys accessible, stable, and polished software using studio and industry best practices.

  • Stays up to date on emerging technologies/industry trends that improve product development and end user experience. Shares and applies knowledge to projects.

  • Focuses on delivering a best-in-class product and user experience. Proactively seeks and incorporates feedback from teammates and clients.

  • Collaborates with designers, producers, content devs, and other devs on their team to deliver a successful project.



  • Professional experience in a comparable role

  • Production experience with at least one JavaScript framework: React, Vue, Ember, Angular

  • Production experience with libraries like three.js, PixiJS, GSAP

  • Strong grasp of markup (HTML), styling (CSS), and experience applying those skills within a framework (for ex: React, Vue)

  • Experience applying motion using CSS and JavaScript

  • Familiarity with open-source CMSes like WordPress and Drupal

  • Must be authorized to work in the United States




Bluecadet offers competitive salaries, medical and dental insurance, 401(k) participation, paid time off, company holidays, paid parental leave, and the opportunity to work in a dynamic, growing and fun environment. We have a gorgeous office, a relaxed dress code, and encourage work/life harmony.


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  • Location
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Department
  • Employment Type
    Full-time or freelance