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Randstad Front End Developer in Durham, North Carolina

Front End Developer

job details:

  • location:Durham, NC

  • salary:$50 - $55 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, May 10, 2019

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:687265

job description

Front End Developer

job summary:

Hiring a Front End Developer in Durham, NC.

As a member of the team you'll create and influence innovative solutions that meet not only functional, but also performance, scalability and reliability requirements. You will be expected to work as a member of a high functioning Scrum team to help drive the next generation user experience for the division both internally and externally.

location: Durham, North Carolina

job type: Contract

salary: $50 - 55 per hour

work hours: 9am to 5pm

education: Bachelors


Front End

  • Knowledge of JavaScript libraries such as jQuery and their use in building complex interactive experiences

  • Familiarity with MVC frameworks (AngularJS, Angular 2+, Backbone.js, or similar) and common JavaScript design patterns

  • Familiarity with Responsive Designs

  • AngularJS or extensive JavaScript

  • Experience using fluid grids, and building responsive websites

  • Making use of Cascading Style Sheets CSS3 features & CSS frameworks to implement responsive web design

  • HTML5 including HTML5 API's

  • CSS and CSS preprocessors such as SASS or Lint

  • DOM

  • Ability to create cross browser page layouts and components

  • Knowledge of design techniques for developing websites with good performance (i.e. lazy loading, use of Spites, etc.)

  • Knowledge of expanded HTML5 semantics and popular HTML5 APIs (e.g. audio, video, SVG) Back End/Web Services

  • Experience and knowledge of RESTful API's or other Web Services

  • Java


The following qualifications will receive strong preference

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science or a related field

  • 6+ years of software development - preferably front end

  • 2 - 3 years of client side UI development

  • 2+ years of experience with HTML5 and CSS3 and popular page layout frameworks

  • 2+ years of Responsive Web Design - Development experience

  • Experience mentoring junior staff and defining coding standards and best practices

  • Hands-on experience with multiple JavaScript libraries and frameworks (jQuery)

  • Hands-on experience with Responsive Web Design and Web Accessibility

  • Experience working with large branded websites, content management systems, E-commerce platforms, and backend frameworks (Java, .NET) is a plus

  • Experience within a large technical organization a plus

  • Familiarity with Agile concepts in an enterprise setting is a plus

  • Familiarity with Content Management Systems concepts and architecture a plus

skills: Common Skills and Knowledge (all items are must haves for all roles)

  • Excellent communication skills including the ability to communicate software engineering and/or development concepts and principles

  • Design, develop and implement web applications, including adherence to coding standards, and building/running appropriate unit and integration tests and deployment scripts

  • Basic principles of software design for maintainable and extendable software

  • Analytical and problem solving skills

  • Strong teamwork skills with the ability to collaborate with other developers and co-workers including distributed team members

  • Partner with QA to own the quality of the product

  • Ability to use or learn Design Patterns

  • Agile/Scrum experience or basic knowledge

  • Contribute to continual improvement by suggesting improvements to all aspects of the product development

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