Job Description :
Front End Developer
Sunnyvale, CA
Long Term Contract

Job Description

We are looking for a 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 the UI/UX designer and 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.

· Develop new user-facing features

· Build reusable code and libraries for future use

· Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs

· Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability

· Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end

· Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

· Perform thorough code and design reviews


· BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject

· 7-10 years of proven working experience in software development

· Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3

· Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS

· Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery

· Must be familiar with the latest HTML5 feature like SVG canvas coding.

· Must be familiar with RESTful services integration.

· Good understanding of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks, such as AngularJS, ReactJS etc.

· 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 Gimp or Photoshop is a plus.

· Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.

· Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git / SVN

· Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.

· Nice to have working experience with tools like Gulp