Senior Front End Web Developer

Kirkland, Washington, United States · TECHNOLOGY · T

Description

Our client is searching for a highly motivated Senior Front- End Web Developer who can excel in a high- performance culture while leading both on shore and off shore teams.

The ideal candidate has expert knowledge in front end application development using front end technologies including HTML5/CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, LESS/Sass, React, and Angular JS UI JavaScript Frameworks.

Best candidate will have a passion for technology and building relevant software. We are looking for a candidate with proven success delivering results.

Requirements

* Experience leading remotes teams

*Strong leadership with proven experience mentoring a team

This position is responsible for enterprise level front end web development for high volume consumer facing web site, portal application & Content management enhancements

* Lead teams of Front End Web Developers building compelling user experiences and interfaces; creating both production-ready code and prototypes for an ecommerce website that renders different user experience in Desktop, Tablet and Mobile devices.

* Leading Front end Web Developers responsible for code development using JavaScript/JQuery, React, Vue.js , AJAX, JSP, CSS 3.0 and HTML 5.0 responsive web design and Mobile app development.

* This position is responsible for architecting & implementing flexible/scalable/reusable UI & page templates using best practices and current web development standards to be shared across development teams.

* This position interfaces with internal and external developer teams, designers and business users.

* Collaborate effectively with Creative UX team, Product Management and Engineering to create concept development, prototypes, technology innovations and process improvements.

* Research and identify evolving media, technology and design innovations and opportunities; work with partners across the organization to assess and implement new ideas.

* Demonstrate and build an understanding of web application performance, scalability, reliability & security.


* Demonstrate exceptional communication and interpersonal skills

* Demonstrate expert computer science skills & experience

* Ability to plan, schedule, execute, and complete work in a self-directed mode from inception through to production

* Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, meeting different schedules and deadlines

* Ability to understand and apply best practices

* Comfortable working/sharing development on applications with several layers.

* Participate in writing detailed level technical and functional specifications documentation

Success Factors/Key Metrics:

* Successful implementation of new products and solutions to Web and Telesales channels. (on time deliveries; on budget projects; business case benefits realized)

* Performance in meeting SLAs for resolving Production issues identified with solutions supported by development team.

* Site performance, page load times, page weight & element counts implemented with designed solution all meet standards set by technical teams

* Completion of training quarterly to keep current on development protocols and standards relevant to solutions that fall within span of assigned responsibilities.

* Education: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical field.

HIGHLY DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

o 3+ years leading and mentoring teams, including remote teams

o 5+ years of web development experience working with Fortune 500 companies

o 5+ years of web development experience, including CSS, HTLM, Javascript and jQuery

o 3+ years of Mobile Web development including responsive design

o 3+ years of web ecommerce platform (ATG, Hybris, IBM WebSphere)

o 3+ years working in Agile environment


* Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Company, in its discretion may find appropriate and acceptable.

* Proficient in Bootstrap UI Framework for Web and Mobile and Responsive Web Design.

* Experience with Object Oriented JavaScript with “prototype” and Object Literal.

* Solid understanding of UI objects & coding for reuse and building responsive solution to support all browsers and gadgets.

* Extensive cross-browser and cross-device development experience.

* Experience developing data-driven user interfaces.

* Knowledge of Agile methodology and experience working in a fast-paced Scrum environment.

* Proficiency in the use of modern product development processes and revision control tools.

* Mobile Web application development.

* Expert Knowledge in Java and Spring Framework.

* Experience in Front End tools like Fiddler, various mobile and tablet devices.

* Experience with Adobe Photoshop.

* Experience with slice images from PSD file.

* Exposure to Hybris Digital Ecommerce Platform.

* Phone GAP and Hybrid Mobile application development.

Preferred:

* Development experience for eCommerce solutions, & content management systems

* May need to rapidly produce interim deliverables (such as style guide components, prototypes, proofs of concept, etc.) in addition to the final live site or application

* Experience with mobile & social development / integrations.

* Proficiency with WordPress themes and plugins is desired

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