Front - End Developer

State Street   •  

Quincy, MA

5 - 7 years

Posted 178 days ago

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Job Summary

Join State Street’s Technical Client Experience Team as a Front End Web Developer to build exciting products. This role will drive the front end application architecture, implementation (code quality), and maintenance of State Street solutions. The candidate must possess excellent leadership skills, be a pro-active solution-oriented individual with strong written and verbal communication skills.

Key Qualifications

  • At least 5 years of experience in building large scale web applications
  • Understanding and experience with front end engineering principles, technologies and frameworks
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience coding in HTML, JavaScript and CSS
  • Have implemented HTML5 and Responsive / Adaptive Web Design
  • Experience in AJAX, XML, JSON
  • Experience with JS Libraries (jQuery, Dojo, YUI)
  • Experience with JS MVC frameworks (AngularJS, ReactJS, CanJS, etc)
  • Experience building large-scale, fault-tolerant web applications using REST APIs
  • Knowledge of cross-browser, cross-platform & cross-device compatibility standards and behaviors
  • Experience using other dynamic web application languages (JSP, PHP, XSLT) is a plus
  • Ability to create in-house JavaScript libraries of reusable components for UI consistency and reuse
  • Ability and drive to mentor team members; pushing adoption of software development best practices and new technologies, particularly HTML5, CSS3, and Javascript
  • Expertise with code repositories and code management (Git, SVN, etc.)
  • Ability to support multiple projects at the same time
  • Proven ability to manage to deadlines and meet cost constraints
  • Excellent communication, leadership and presentation skills
  • Keen eye for detail and experiencecollaborating with design teams to deliver world class web experiences
  • High ownership, self-sufficient, hands-on leader to drive quality and maintain application stability
  • Must be able to brainstorm and communicate technology ideas and issues with peers and IT management
  • Experienceworking with design thinkingpreferred


    Lead the front end web development and delivery of our web based online solutions. Strong verbal and written communication skills are crucial to this position as the candidate will interact heavily with business, and other IT groups on an ongoing basis. Developing and implementing best in class solutions that are fully integrated with State Street’s Information Technology standards and demonstrating best practices. Oversee the technical aspect of the front end delivery for multiple projects, setting the technical direction, providing leadership and mentoring. Lead a strong front end development team and review deliverables for accuracy and completeness. Build a strong partnership with the business and third parties to ensure their expectations are met and managed. Investigate and evangelize the latest web technologies across the larger organization.


  • B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent with 5+ years of industry experience OR 8-10 years of equivalent industry experience with a proven track record of leadership