Web Developer
Location:
Springfield , Illinois
Posted:
October 17, 2017
Reference:
6118590
Ideal candidate will possess a combination of front end design and developer skills. This is a unique role in which the incumbent will lead our responsive design efforts for our internally developed branded eCommerce platform and mobile/web applications for our sales team. They will be responsible for implementation and design of elegant and user friendly applications. They will also work with a dedicated and innovative development team.

If you are passionate about developing elegant and user friendly web and mobile applications using CSS, HTML, and JavaScript then this may be the perfect opportunity for you.

This position is primarily responsible for working closely with the software development team to build effective and elegant user interfaces for internal mobile and web applications leveraging HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

Essential Job Function/Responsibilities
  • Develop functional and appealing web and mobile-based applications with a focus on customer experience
  • Utilize your knowledge of the latest version of standards-compliant HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript frameworks in the development of software solutions
  • Take ownership of projects and work toward a resolution on obstacles faced in the development process.
  • Work closely with UI/UX Design Analyst to implement mockups and prototypes on tight timelines
  • Assist back-end developers with coding and troubleshooting
  • Create cascading style sheets (CSS) that are consistent across all browsers and platforms
  • Maintain graphic standards and branding throughout the product's interface
  • Promote usability best practices and maintain awareness of new emerging technologies, methods, and tools to enhance current and future applications
  • Participate in sprint planning, estimating, and daily stand-ups
  • Other tasks and projects as assigned.


  • Personal Responsibilities

    Focuses on results in a professional, ethical, and responsible manner when dealing with customers, vendors, team members, and others.

    Accepts being accountable and responsible in work practices and expectations. Delivers what is promised.

    Fosters a collaborative, team-oriented attitude. Communicates effectively with others with clarity and transparency.

    Uses innovative critical and creative thinking to evaluate and solve work and customer issues.

    Seeks assistance in solving work problems through collaboration and information seeking.

    Soft Skills:

    Strong oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills, with the ability to interact with various levels within the organization.

    Ability to work in an extremely collaborative work environment with a focus on end-user experience.

    Strong analytical, troubleshooting, and follow-through skills.

    High level accuracy and attention to detail.

    High level emotional maturity.

    Ability to work in a team environment, effectively interacting with others.

    Technical Skills:

    Proficient knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

    Experience working with code repositories, such as GIT.

    Experience designing and implementing mobile application user interfaces preferred.

    Experience with AngularJS a plus.

    Experience with TypeScript a plus.

    Experience with .Net and C# a plus.

    Education/Experience

    Bachelor's degree plus 3 years of web development experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.

    Ability to work independently.

    Ability to translate technical and business requirements into specific test cases and plans with little preexisting documentation of system functionality.

    Ability to understand complex technical processes and translate them into easily understood descriptions and instructions.

    Must handle novel and diverse work problems on a daily basis.

    Ability to communicate providing verbal feedback in a professional manner.

    Ability to give, receive, and analyze information, formulate work plans, prepare written material, and articulate goals and action plans.

    About TEKsystems:

    Join TEKsystems®, a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.

    The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

    If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888 472-3411 or email accommodation@teksystems.com for other accommodation options.

    A little about us:
    TEKsystems provides corporations with IT staffing, talent management expertise and IT services, enabling them to meet their business objective.

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