We are looking for a UI/Front-End Web Developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. You will work with application developers to bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.
* Work with the Application Development team to implement UX/UI features and roll out new functionality.
* Utilizing coding and design experience to develop robust web-client user interfaces which integrate with various server-side components and back-end systems.
* Translating prototypes and designs into clean, valid, launch-ready code.
* Exploration of new technologies/industry trends and technical innovation.
* Creation of Proof-of-Concepts using new technologies.
* Handling multiple project requirements and making appropriate technical decisions
* Collaboration with product managers, designers, and software engineers to ensure design vision is maintained, final markup is standards compliant, and UI deliverables are completed on time
* Working with the quality assurance team to conduct usability and accessibility review for products and define usability requirements
* Accessibility review for products and define usability requirements
Skills and Qualifications
* Bachelor's Degree or comparable education & experience
* 5+ years of web development experience
* Extremely proficient with a JS Framework such as AngularJS or Backbone.js
* An understanding of web standards, principles of progressive enhancement and web accessibility (and its importance)
* Attention to detail and focus on quality of work
* Familiarity with C#, ASP.NET and Visual Studio
* Familiarity with source control such as TFS, SVN
* Excellent communication skills
* Agile development , SASS (Syntactically Awesome Stylesheets) and Responsive Design experience a plus
* Extensive experience with Bootstrap, Responsive Design, Information Architecture
* Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
* Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
* Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as Illustrator or Photoshop is a plus.
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