Jacobs Web Designer/Front End Developer in Atlanta, Georgia

Web Designer/Front End Developer


The Buildings & Infrastructure (B&I) Line of Business is a global network of approximately 11,500 employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Position Summary

The Visual Media Group (visualmedia.jacobs.com) is a specialized media development group within Jacobs Engineering (Jacobs.com). We provide a range of high quality media services ranging from 3D visualization, virtual and augmented reality solutions, web applications, and videography solutions for both internal and external Jacobs clients. A candidate for this role would have exposure to the wider group and the variety of services we offer. Our office is designed to foster creativity with an open floor plan, a relaxed gathering space, and collaborative idea room with plenty of whiteboard real estate.

We are looking for a talented Web Designer/ Front-End Web Developer to create amazing user experiences. The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean and artful web design and is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming.

Responsibilities will include the creation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual and functional elements of the application.

Will collaborate closely with the entire creative team from project inception to final delivery, taking an active role on both sides of design and programming.

Possess experience working with the LAMP stack, have excellent front-end skills, and possess a strong understanding of WordPress development and best practices.


  • BS or MS in Human-Computer Interaction, Interaction Design or a Visual Arts subject, or related, required

  • Minimum 2-5 years of experience with web design and development required

  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3

  • Understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS

  • Front-end (CSS) frameworks like Foundation or Bootstrap

  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery

  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.

  • Maintain graphic standards and branding throughout the product’s interface

  • Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies

  • Demonstrable graphic design skills with a strong portfolio

  • Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows and site maps

  • Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator or other visual design and wire-framing tools

  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Georgia-Atlanta

Req ID: BIA00009R