Web Developer - Front End

COMSOL is seeking a motivated and talented Front-End Web Developer to join their team in Burlington. You will be part of a team tasked with maintaining the current version of comsol.com, redesigning and rethinking sections of our website, and building brand new web interfaces and tools to improve company workflow and data management. For those interested in software development, there could also be an opportunity to work on our web-based products.

This Role Entails

  • Rapidly prototyping your ideas.
  • Creating user interface mock-ups.
  • Studying and understanding existing systems, pages, and tools, as well as working with stakeholders to improve or rebuild them.
  • Taking our highly technical and scientific content and presenting it in a clean and easy-to-understand manner.
  • Collaborating with graphic designers, technical writers, marketing staff, and back-end developers.
  • Creating HTML emails using our modern and responsive template system

Required Skills

  • Strong HTML and CSS3 skills. LESS skills desired.
  • Clean coding habits.
  • Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator skills for editing photos and graphics when necessary.
  • Experience with Bootstrap and responsive design.
  • Javascript and Jquery are extremely helpful, but not expressly required.

Other Qualifications

  • Experience working on MySQL-driven sites.
  • Experience working with a PHP-based back-end.
  • Experience working on corporate or high-volume websites.
  • A great portfolio showcasing your work.

Our Dev Environment Is Top Notch

  • Git and Source Tree.
  • Zend Framework 2.
  • Zend Studio (Eclipse Based IDE).
  • Jira and Confluence.
  • LESS CSS Preprocessor.

We Offer

Fantastic coworkers, a team that wants to hear your thoughts and input, the freedom to pursue your own interests and projects, and an environment that fosters learning new skills and gaining knowledge. You will find exciting career opportunities and the chance to work with experts from many fields. Finally, we offer competitive benefits and compensation commensurate with skills and experience.


COMSOL is the leading innovator of multiphysics simulation software. Our products are continuously pushing the boundaries of computer aided engineering (CAE) and what it means to be simulation software. The COMSOL product family gives our users the ability to solve even the most sophisticated and challenging problems with an intuitive and easy-to-use interface. We are creating the tools that drive new breakthroughs in physics and engineering -- and we love what we do. Our corporate culture is innovative, vibrant, and cutting-edge. We are committed to encouraging creativity through an exciting and challenging environment in which individuals excel and grow. Our talented employees and an active learning environment are the keys to our success. Founded in 1986, the COMSOL organization boasts twenty offices throughout the U.S., Europe, India, and China, with over 400 employees.

Home Sweet Home

The Burlington location is spacious, bright, and comfortable. Our kitchens are always stocked with fresh fruit, coffee, and juices, and we offer catered lunches most Fridays. Employees enjoy a casual dress code, relaxed atmosphere, and a free gym in the office park. We have an easy-to-find, central location and we are within walking distance of many restaurants and the Burlington Mall.

Job Type:
Full Time, Permanent (Non-Contract)
You must be eligible to work in the U.S. to apply for this job.
COMSOL is an equal opportunity employer.
Multiple openings available.

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Reference REF-791
Job title Web Developer - Front End
Location Burlington, MA, USA

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