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FED - Strong Javascript Needed!


Sep 06, 2017

Austin, TX

Temp To Perm

Agent: Allyson H.

Job #: 122773

Salary: DOE - very competitive

Job Description

Front-End Developers play a critical role on our client's product development team, architecting the presentation layer of their products, functional web applications, and mobile applications. While this role is focused on driving front-end technology and practices forward, there is heavy collaboration with all parts of their product development team including interaction designers, visual designers, product managers, and other engineers of all stripes and backgrounds.

Great candidates for this role are enthusiastic about the constantly evolving world of front-end web and mobile technologies. They are Javascript and CSS experts capable of producing robust standards-compliant code from scratch. They are comfortable designing significant Javascript modules and are familiar with design concepts like MVC. They understand how to support the range of browsers and devices that people may be using. They are equally comfortable collaborating with designers as well as developers. They are meticulous in ensuring the quality of their work.


  • Participating in the UI development processes by establishing and documenting development standards and common components within our design system which is used across all company applications
  • Writing standards-compliant front-end code for web applications and mobile solutions using HTML, CSS, and Javascript
  • Testing the front-end code for supported browsers and devices
  • Collaborating effectively with UX team members to ensure the effectiveness and quality of their products
  • Working closely with members of the engineering and QA teams to ensure the front-end code is developed in tandem with the rest of the technical solution in an agile and iterative process
  • Promote system design across the team


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Expert Javascript practitioner capable of designing and building robust Javascript modules from scratch
  • Front-end performance optimization experience including caching, page rendering improvements, and traffic minimization
  • Solid foundation in data modeling, data structures and algorithms
  • 5+ years' work experience developing complex software applications
  • Good automated testing practices (unit, integration, system)
  • Ability to collaborate across teams like Product Management, Interaction Design, and Visual Design
  • Deliver products on time in an agile and continuous development environment
  • Develop cross-platform software that runs on a variety of browsers and environments

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