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Front-end Developer
Ref No.: 17-00997
Location: Horsham, Pennsylvania
Position Type:Right to Hire
Start Date / End Date: 11/13/2017 to 11/12/2018
Front-end Developer
The Front-end Developer will join a newly formed small team charged with an ambitious goal to transform the business by delivering digital solutions at a rapid pace while delivering high business value. The developer will join a cross functional scrum team that works closely with our marketing business to tackle a broad range of projects spanning acquisition and service sites on web and mobile platforms.

What Project/Projects will the candidate be working on while on assignment?
Candidate will be splitting their work between production support handling day to day needs and also project work in a SCRUM Agile environment. Projects that are queued up for Late 2017 and 2018 include major enhancement of our Online Enrollment SPA and Day 2 features for our Acquisition Products and Pricing website for Medicare Supplement products.

What are the top 5-10 responsibilities for this position?
Develop and write unit test front-end solutions as part of an agile scrum team
Work closely and collaborate with scrum team members to deliver solutions as a team
Maintain a set of front-end development best practices to facilitate rapid delivery of solutions
Rapid site prototyping using HTML5/JS/CSS
Collaborate with the team on application decision-making
Develop innovative solutions delivering optimal user experience
Provide story point estimates and story dialog as part of planning meetings
Deliver maintainable code in accordance to enterprise standards
Continue to stay abreast with trends and best-practices in front-end development
Candidate in this role must have excellent communication skills with consultative experience

What software tools/skills are needed to perform these daily responsibilities?
IntelliJ IDEA 15
GIT
Maven
GitHub
Tomcat, JBoss
Apache WebSperver
Cloud-based server environments

What skills/attributes are a must have?
Ability to write single page applications using JavaScript MVC frameworks (AngularJS, EmberJS)
Ability to hand-write code HTML5/CSS3/JS
Experience working on data driven web applications consuming backend JSON/REST data services
Gathering UI requirements, wireframing and prototyping
Ability to analyze PSD mock-ups and apply creative and standards based coding solutions that work across all browsers
Ability to take UX
Experience working on internet facing marketing websites (targeting multiple browsers and devices)
1-3+ years of experience in front-end development

What skills/attributes are nice to have?
Possession of personal portfolio of projects and creative design
Responsive web design
Integrating web analytics for page views and user actions on a page
Experience with authenticated websites

Interview process: F2F