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UI/UX React Developer
Ref No.: 18-03013
Location: Wilmington, Delaware
Position Type:Contract
Front End Web Developer
Overview
Position summary
 The Front End is responsible for the creation and production of web solutions for clients globally. Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.
Responsibilities
  • Ensuring the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Building interfaces for all of our digital properties through Adobe Experience Manager and/or latest HTML framework
  • Working from supplied wire frames and functional requirements to creatively interpret existing design elements and build web interfaces using HTML, JavaScript, and CSS, and work with technology teams to integrate with back-end systems.
  • Troubleshooting and resolving cross-browser and cross-platform support issues.
  • Optimizing application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Managing day-to-day efforts to ensure smooth & efficient website updates including production updates, trafficking assets, code changes, and collaborating on new initiatives
  • Collaborating with marketing, digital strategy and designers to ensure design quality and consistency of web pages.
  • Collaborating with marketing and design to develop and launch A/B tests.
  • Working with IT/Development teams for build projects - requirements gathering and ongoing maintenance of all websites
  • Liaising with design teams to manage requirements and delivery of all website assets
  • Assisting with requirements definition, specifications, design, development and timelines for key initiatives
  • Collaborating on project management of key initiatives as needed
  • Assisting with the conceptualization and development of cross-platform design that meets the high demands and requirements of the business as needed
  • Collaborating on art direction to produce cross-browser, cross-platform concepts that adhere to best practices and brand standards
  • Collaborating with Copywriter, Program Manager, Platform Manager, Creative Services, Marketing, Sales, Legal and Compliance
  • Collaborating with other front and back-end Developers
  • Handling production work, as needed, to meet project deadlines
  • Remaining current with the latest digital design trends and tools
Qualifications
  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent work experience required
  • Minimum of 4 years of work experience (creative agency, marketing for premium or luxury experience preferred) that includes web design, HTML5 and CSS3 programming experience
  • Experience working with Content Management Systems (Adobe Experience Manager preferred)
  • Experience with ES2015 and ESlint using AirBnB style guides
  • Experience with modern web frameworks such as Bootstrap, Node.js, Angular, React
  • Experience with client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks (JQuery preferred)
  • Experience with asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools (Git, BitBucket preferred)
  • Solid understanding of responsive design
  • Good understanding of SEO principles
  • A core understanding of branding, strategic and marketing considerations
  • A core understanding of industry best practices across digital channels
  • Proven ability managing multiple, on-going timelines, as well as daily "rush” asks
  • Flexibility to adapt to design requirement changes
  • Knowledge of optimizing graphics for different platforms
  • Outstanding attention to detail
  • Ability to organize and prioritize workload for the team
  • Strong communication and presentation skills with audiences across all levels