Front End Web Engineer

Fancy Hands   •  

New York, NY

Industry: Technology

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Less than 5 years

Posted 51 days ago

Fancy Hands is looking for an intelligent, motivated full-time front end developer to join our growing team. The objective of the Front End Web Engineer is to claim ownership of all aspects of the website user interface, which is quite large behind the scenes. Your job would include working with designers and fellowdevelopers to ensure the front end looks absolutely pixel perfect to the designs. You'll have a lot of input regarding the look and feel of the product and you will play a key role in defining the team around you.

Things you'll do

  • Turndesigns into pixel perfect HTML5/CSS3 interfaces
  • Build a UI with addictive interactions (make people want to click, close, message, etc)
  • Build re-usable templates designed for developers to use with no friction
  • Craft a responsive site that scales up and down
  • Work closely with the designers, back-end and the rest of our team
  • Help establish a great engineering culture
  • Help master the way people get things done every day
  • Push code (you can press the button)

About you

  • 3+ years of professional front-end experience
  • Confident writing vanilla JavaScript
  • Expert in HTML5
  • Can wow with CSS (SASS/LESS a plus)
  • Have no problem rendering a template client-side with API calls
  • Have built web apps with AngularJS (or another modern MVC-based JavaScript framework)
  • Prefer Git for version control and have a GitHub profile
  • Aren't afraid of working from the command line
  • Live in or near NYC (job is in our Union Square office)
  • You work & play well with others
  • You work well on your own

Bonus points if you...

  • Have full stack experience
  • Have a strong design background
  • Have experience with Photoshop
  • Have experience using Python and/or Google App Engine
  • Work on personal projects for fun and to sharpen your skills.