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Front End Developer
Ref No.: 17-06103
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 07/10/2017
Title: Front End Developer
Location: Washington DC
Job Type: Perm or Contract to Hire
Salary: DOE

The Web Developer will need to have strong experience in front-end development and integration with the ability to juggle several projects at a time while working well with others. We are looking for a highly motivated developer that will be integral in our goal of elevating the current user experience to a higher level.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Participate in planning sessions to review projects to identify and estimate front-end development requirements.
  • Convert visual designs and wireframes into functional web pages and associated assets (HTML, CSS, images, JavaScript, etc.).
  • Actively engage and collaborate during UI development to help identify new approaches for enhancing the overall user experience.
  • Lead the discovery and assessment of front-end technologies and put forth recommendations for their use.
  • Work together with back-end developers to integrate UI into functional deployment ready pages.
  • Ensure all products are delivered on-time and to the highest level of standards.
  • Demonstrate a willingness to perform additional related duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Job Requirements:
  • Minimum 5 years of professional front-end development experience
  • Expert level JavaScript programming with the ability to utilize modern libraries and frameworks (jQuery/Angular/React)
  • Developed projects utilizing responsive design, grid frameworks (Bootstrap) to support multiple platforms including desktop, tablet and mobile.
  • HTML/5, CSS/3 development skills with an emphasis on multi-browser compatibility
  • Strong understanding of working with asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, AJAX, JSON
  • Experience working with MVC and SPAs
  • Experience working with template engines (Handlebars, Mustache, Underscore)
  • Integration with third-party social platforms such as Facebook, Twitter using APIs/SDKs
  • Video player integration using YouTube API
  • Versed in working with Visual Studio / Team Foundation Server (TFS)
  • Sitefinity CMS
  • Experience with .NET C# is a plus.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills to communicate and collaborate effectively with development teams