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Front End Developer - Contract
Ref No.: 18-00054
Location: Richfield, Minnesota
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 01/19/2018 to 07/19/2018
Contract opportunity - 6 months +
Local candidates only.


Looking for a Front End Developer with experience executing pixel perfect layouts. In this role, you will assist creative teams in developing customer experiences by working from Adobe Photoshop layouts and interactive wireframes to achieve brand standard results and execute clean code.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Work from Photoshop layouts and interactive wireframes to achieve pixel-perfect brand standard results.
  • Execute clean code that is performant for the customer experience, as well as troubleshoot and refactor existing code.
  • Deliver customer experiences involving custom JavaScript interactivity.
  • Deliver interfaces that conform to strict visual specifications.
  • Evaluate project requirements in light of known environment constraints (security, production, QA, etc.).
  • Review/troubleshoot code developed by by others, including remediating/refactoring.
  • Understand and navigate the implementation and interactions of site content management tools.
  • Provide functional quality assurance.
  • Work on code deployment using a variety of technologies.
MUST HAVE SKILLS/EXPERIENCE
  • Strong development experience
  • Strong experience writing original code in JavaScript
  • Ability to document code
  • Ability to read, troubleshoot and refactor existing code
  • Photoshop/Adobe CS skills with the ability to efficiently extract content and specifications
  • Experience in efficiently extract content and specifications from design files
  • Understanding of WCAG 2.0 AA accessibility requirements
  • Experience writing HTML5/CSS code and troubleshooting/refactoring existing code
  • Experience with JSON, and XML
  • Experience with Web technologies such as React, Dust, Node.js, Grunt, etc.
  • Experience with content management/publishing systems
  • Experience with version control systems such as Git
  • Experience with feature and issue tracking software such as JIRA
  • Experience with code management and deployment tools such as BitBucket
  • Ability to adhere to company standards, and to abide by governance procedures when proposing new solutions
  • Ability to network within the UI Engineering organization to find solutions that conform to site standards
SKILLS/EXPERIENCE
  • Ability to collaborate with team members and focus on delivering business and creative goals
  • Ability to listen, understand and have empathy for business and creative team members
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment