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Front End Developer
Ref No.: 18-00496
Location: Austin, Texas
Full Time Roll - Houston TX


Bachelor's degree with a concentration in Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or relatable technical discipline; or equivalent combination of education and experience

Minimum of 2 years work experience using HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript (jQuery) 

Proven experience hand-coding HTML using semantic markup, the latest W3C web standards, and CSS layout / positioning 

Ability to interpret and modify advanced JavaScript (jQuery) 

Individual must be a self-starter with the ability to handle a number of simultaneous projects, demonstrate a sense of urgency and ownership to drive projects to completion, and be successful in a collaborative environment. 2+ years' experience in front-end web design/development. Experience with designing and developing web-based applications for moderate to high traffic sites The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to define and deliver high visibility projects in a timely manner Strong analytical and problem solving skills, attention to detail and the ability to communicate effectively (written and verbal) are also critical success factors in this role. 

Relevant job functions & requirements include: Demonstrated experience with delivering web-based applications and dealing with the challenges of compatibility, scalability, and performance Expert knowledge of HTML, CSS and proficiency in JavaScript (jQuery) End-to-end understanding of development processes, organization, and techniques in order to drive the creation of optimal solutions Working knowledge of defect tracking and configurations management systems able to perform and lead root-cause analysis (JIRA) Prior responsibilities that required communication and coordination across different groups: e.g., Account Management, QA, and Editorial. Demonstrated excellent organizational and communication skills, both verbal and written 

Preferred Qualifications: 2+ years of disciplined front-end development experience in the Internet/software industry with increasing responsibility or fast-paced start up work environment Working knowledge of XHTML Working knowledge of Git