Email Developer (Contract)

Lyft, San Francisco, CA

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Lyft is looking for junior and mid-level front-end developers to join our rapidly expanding growth team. The ideal candidate has an eye for design and a passion for building pixel perfect HTML emails and landing pages. You’re excited to work with a technical marketing team to understand project requirements and translate static design files into functional products. We’re looking for someone who’s eager to dive in and learn, wants to push the envelope on technical email production, and is excited about creating personalized digital experiences at scale.


  • Produce modern HTML email from design comps, ensuring exceptionally high quality
  • Configure dynamic content elements to create personalized emails at scale
  • Ensure rendering consistency of email campaigns in webmail and app-based email clients (Gmail, Outlook.com, iOS Mail, Windows Mail, etc.)
  • Document automated engagement programs and experiments
  • Manage the email send process in ExactTarget and our custom in-house tool
  • Optimize graphic elements for desktop and mobile devices
  • Work effectively and efficiently with the project managers, web developers, QA testers, and designers


  • 2+ years of experience in front end development of emails and/or landing pages
  • Advanced with HTML, CSS and responsive design, comfortable with HTML for email
  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite and/or Sketch, comfortable translating design file into functional HTML
  • Proficient with email automation platforms, ExactTarget a plus
  • Eye for design, passionate about building UX best practices into every project
  • Excellent project management and communication skills
  • Experience with version control software a plus
  • Knowledge of SQL/R for data analytics a plus
  • BA / BS degree in a quantitative discipline (Statistics, Business, Economics, Engineering, Computer Science)
Lyft is an EEO employer that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce, and pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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