Front End Developer/ Analytics Platform Experience

Wunderman Thompson

Department: Technology

Location: San José, Costa Rica

Who we are:

At Wunderman Thompson we exist to inspire growth for ambitious brands. Part creative agency, part consultancy and part technology company, our experts provide end-to-end capabilities at a global scale to deliver inspiration across the entire brand and customer experience.

We are 20,000 strong in 90 markets around the world; our people bring together creative storytelling, diverse perspectives, inclusive thinking, and highly specialized vertical capabilities to drive growth for our clients. We offer deep expertise across the entire customer journey, including communications, commerce, consultancy, CRM, CX, data, production, and technology.

Who we are looking for:

Wunderman Thompson is seeking for a Front End Developer with Analytics Platform experience to join our technology team. Reporting to the Technology Director, you will work with a multi-discipline team across a variety of national clients and projects.

What you’ll do: 

  • Find Solutions | Create technical solutions that fit the requirements presented to the team.
  • Create | Follow pre-existing programming paradigms and write clean re-usable code that is maintainable and follows any existing and/or new frameworks.
  • Team-up | Partner with the front-end developers to come up with solutions that easily integrate with new and/or existing API into a website.
  • Process | Enhance conventions and processes in tag management.
  • Test and debug | JavaScript issues and legacy implementation not in tag management

Who you are:

  • Diverse |  Bringing together people of various backgrounds with different life experiences can generate ideas or perspectives that others may not have ever considered or been aware of.
  • Open and collaborative | Our team is close-knit and supportive and we’re working with a lot of unknowns – you must champion of team environments that are comfortable and encouraging.
  • Optimistic and resilient | Dig in and figure out how to work around problems. Yes and why not posture. Takes care of self and team. Balance needed to maintain stamina and positivity

What you’ll need: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field (or equivalent experience)
  • 3+ years of Front End development experience
  • Strong understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3.
  • Experience working with multiple analytics platforms and tag management tools preferred (Adobe Analytics, Google Analytics, Adobe Launch/DTM, Tealium iQ, etc)
  • Experience working with responsive design.
  • Experience working with CMS platforms is desired.
  • Experience with integrating with different backend platforms: .Net, PHP.
  • Basic knowledge of Front End frameworks and libraries (ReactJS, Vue).
  • Basic knowledge of concepts likes personalization and A/B testing.
  • Must have the ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools Git.
  • Proficient using tools like JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket.
  • Strong communication skills to interact with Agile team members.



At Wunderman Thompson, we are committed to actively building a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace where everyone feels welcomed, valued and heard, and is treated with dignity and respect.  As leaders and creative partners across industries, it is our responsibility to cultivate an environment reflective of our greatest asset; our people. We believe that this commitment inspires growth and delivers equitable outcomes for everyone as well as the clients and communities we serve.

Wunderman Thompson is a WPP agency.  For more informationplease visit our website and follow Wunderman Thompson on our social channels via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram.  

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