Associate Front End Engineer

Royall & Company   •  

Washington, DC

Industry: Business Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 53 days ago

The Role in Brief

Associate Front End Engineer

Seeking a Font-end Engineer to solve deep problems with a platform-wide User Interface platform for rapid application development. The role involves supporting the development of a new programming language and the components it uses to construct interfaces.

This role is based in Washington, D.C.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Aide in the development of solutions that support consistent information architecture, taxonomies, visual standards, interaction patterns, and use cases across multiple applications
  • Self-start and steward your implementations through the software development process ensuring you champion the standards of the UX team in every development challenge
  • Follow common sustainable page design, management, and development methodologies
  • Perform testing at the page & source for presentation layer defects
  • Writing HTML5 Web Components
  • Writing in Typescript to solve deep software language and classical computer science problems
  • Developing accessible solutions across the platform

Basic Qualifications:

  • Passion for making dynamic, performant, enterprise web applications
  • Experience as a front-end engineer or technical college degree
  • Understanding of SDLC and the technical and business challenges that come with development of a product
  • This position will be a busy one. Self-drive and a desire to work hard, cranking through a backlog and keeping up with multiple fast-paced teams is required.
  • Thorough, methodical, problem solver and creative with extreme attention to detail
  • Knowledge of and ability to discuss HTML5, CSS, JavaScript solutions
  • Extremely strong verbal and written communication skills. This role must easily be able to have clear communication over email, IM, phone, and in person.
  • Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Expert at time management as well as working & finding answers to questions independently

Ideal Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience with as a front-end engineer
  • Experience with one or more of the following technologies: Typescript, Polymer, VueJS
  • Experience with traditional software patterns and application architecture
  • Experience with a broad range of HTML5 API's
  • Experience as a Developer and/or Accessibility Consultant preferred
  • Experience with the object-oriented, functional, logic and imperative programming
  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, User Experience, or a related field