Front End Developer

Confidential Company  •  San Francisco, CA

5 - 7 years experience  •  Financial Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/03/17 by Saket Chobe
Confidential Company
San Francisco, CA
5 - 7 years experience
Financial Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/03/17 Saket Chobe

Primary Skills: Javascript and CSS Expert, Angular/React/Ember/Node/Vue.js, CSS Preprocessors, RESTful

Location: San Francisco, CA,

Position Type: Fulltime Permanent

Responsibilities:

  • Create new and maintain/refactor existing client-facing interfaces using modern development practices.
  • Collaborate iteratively with product and UI/UX teams to translate business requirements into projects with established requirements and scope that have an achievable and sustainable schedule for development.
  • Architect and implement new or bring in existing third party reusable UI components, libraries and patterns as appropriate.

Team Responsibilities:

  • Make technological recommendations while weighing various tradeoffs.
  • Participate in code reviews to lead team to the highest standards.
  • Effectively communicate with customer support to resolve production issues.
  • Deliver products on time in an agile and continuous development environment.
  • Work to establish front-end best practices and share these guidelines across all other development teams through documentation, style guides, exemplary code and build tooling.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of industry experience as a front-end web developer building performant cross-browser responsive web applications in a team environment.
  • Experience delivering product features in a Consumer or Enterprise SaaS company.
  • Expert level command of JavaScript and CSS .
  • Capable of designing and implementing robust JavaScript modules from scratch.
  • Experience with modern JavaScript libraries, frameworks and tooling such as Vue.js, AngularJS, React, Ember, Node.js, webpack .
  • Have built user interfaces and single page applications on top of RESTful APIs .
  • Experience with CSS preprocessors such as LESS or SCSS .
  • Familiarity with a server-side MVC web frameworks , preferably Ruby on Rails
  • Ability manage or develop multiple concurrent projects.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.

Nice to Have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Care deeply about accessibility or have implemented WCAG compliant code .
  • Full-stack development experience, especially with Ruby on Rails .
  • Front-end performance profiling and optimization experience including caching, page rendering improvements, and traffic minimization.
  • A strong interest in best practices for UI/UX and demonstrable design, UX and aesthetic sensibilities.
  • Experience with unit, integration and feature testing strategies and/or test driven design.
  • Have implemented a living style guide.
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