Job Description :
Job Title : Web Developer
Location : Detroit,MI
Type : Fulltime

Job Summary
As a Web Developer at GFL, you will be combining the art of design with the art of programming. Your responsibilities will include translation of UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of applications. You will work with UI/UX designers and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides to define how applications look and how they work.

Minimum Qualifications
BS or MS degree in Computer Science or related field
2+ years’ experience developing large-scale web applications
2+ years’ experience of developing against the full web stack (e.g, HTTP, headers, caching, etc
2+ years of experience with web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
Excellent communication skills and a strong desire to work with technical and non-technical audiences

Preferred Qualifications
Strong understanding of JavaScript development patterns and frameworks, including
React and jQuery
Proficient understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
Familiarity with server-side languages such as Java, PHP, or other object-oriented language
Ability to handle sensitive customer data
Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
Basic knowledge of design tools such as Sketch or Photoshop
Experience with mobile development (Android/iOS) is a plus
Good understanding of asynchronous request handling and partial page updates
Experience with AJAX/JSON and web API integration
Experience in responsive design using frameworks such as Bootstrap
Disciplined approach to testing and quality assurance