Front end developer

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Dallas, TX | Irvine, CA, Texas,California, USA
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Job Title:Front End Developer

location: Dallas Tx, Irvine CA.


The position will be responsible for:

    • Developing responsive web interfaces.
    • Build reusable code and libraries for future use.
    • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs.
    • Optimize front-end code for performance and scalability.
    • Work with designers to create pixel-perfect representations of visual comps.
    • Work with stakeholders and architects to deliver critical functionality to users.
    • Perform automated and manual testing for accessibility, performance, and cross-browser compatibility.
    • Support back end integrators and QA analysts with the testing and deployment of your code to production environments.
    • Stay abreast on design trends, technologies, and standard methodologies.

Experience Requirements:

    • Deep understanding of web standards, responsive web design, and atomic/modular design principles.
    • 3+ years’ experience managing application design, software development, and maintenance.
    • 2+ years’ experience working in Content Management Systems (CMS). (preferred)
    • 5+ years’ experience developing critical, large scale customer facing web applications / sites with high volume and high-reliability requirements. (preferred)
    • Solid grasp and experience in n-tier web applications with knowledge of the different tiers including web servers, application servers, databases, and infrastructure.
    • Extensive UI development proficiencies, including:
    • HTML / HTML5
    • CSS / CSS3 / SCSS
    • JavaScript
    • Custom JS coding is ideal and knowledge of client-side libraries/frameworks such as jQuery, React, and Angular.
    • Front-end build tools: Grunt/Gulp, Assemble, Bower, Yeoman, Node.
    • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX.
    • Form validation and Use of version control software, such as Git.
    • Web accessibility utilizing WCAG, Section 508, and WAI-ARIA standards.
    • Experience with cross-platform, cross-device, and cross-browser testing.
    • Experience with UI Frameworks, the ability to develop quickly, experience with RAD/Agile methods.
    • Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as Photoshop is a must.
    • Security mindedness in development practices.
    • Prototyping, usability and/or UI design, web services.