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Front End Web Developer
Ref No.: 17-00266
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Start Date: 05/23/2017
Title: Web Application Developer, Front End
Location: Chicago, IL
Duration: 6+ months

Our client is hiring strong front end Devs with senior to expert skills around core JavaScript.
Need to be independently able to execute tasks.

Description:
Developing lightweight, standards-compliant web programs that will be used by millions of people. You will play a key role in building products, communities, and Mobile sites
Responsibilities
  • Create cross-browser, fully functional web pages using XHTML, CSS, and JavaScript, while strictly adhering to accessibility and W3C web standards
  • Collaborate with developers, product managers, designers, web publishers, producers and back-end engineers to support site operations and meet project deadlines
  • Troubleshoot and resolve code issues
  • Review new code (self and peer) following W3C web standards and strict QA guidelines
  • Support site operations through creating/updating site code and configuring content via in-house CMS
  • Provide advanced expertise around HTML5, CSS3 and XSL
  • Proven experience hand-coding HTML using semantic markup, the latest W3C web standards, and CSS layout/positioning
  • Advanced knowledge of core JavaScript - jQuery coding patterns
  • Provide expert support with client side templating like Handlebars.js, Mustache.js
  • Deep experience developing modular, object-oriented JavaScript applications and concepts
  • MUST be able to work independently

Required Qualifications
  • Advanced knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, and XSL
  • Proven experience hand-coding HTML using semantic markup, the latest W3C web standards, and CSS layout/positioning
  • Advanced knowledge of JavaScript and jQuery coding patterns
  • 5+ years relevant development experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with a JavaScript MVC framework such as Angular.js, Backbone.js, Spine.js, Ember.js, etc (Not required for this project)
  • Experience with client side templating like Handlebars.js, Mustache.js (not required for this project)
  • Deep experience developing modular, object-oriented JavaScript applications and concepts
  • Real-world experience working with XSL, XSLT, and XML stylesheets

Knowledge of the following is a plus:
  • Git, Subversion or other version control
  • Documentum or other enterprise CMS
  • Omniture
  • Selenium
  • Unix shell
  • Agile development (Scrum, Kanban, etc)
  • Continuous Integration