Job Description :
Lead Front End Developer
Fairfax, VA
6-12 Months contract
Phone and F2F

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Job Description:-

Minimum Requirements
* 7-8+ years of experience using JavaScript, jQuery, CSS, HTML is required
Must have Lead Experience for minimum of 1 year
* Experience using any of the following – AngularJS, NodeJS, Ember, Backbone, etc.
* Strong Interpersonal Skills
As a Consultant, a typical day might include the following
* Hours are pretty flexible, some arrive early 7:30 – 8:00 am and leave earlier in the day, while others arrive later, 10:00 am and leave later in the evening.
* Spend time catching up on emails from team members and clients, address any concerns, and follow up with bug issues. Prioritizing is important and you may track the project using a tool like JIRA.
* Teams typically range from 3-6 members and depending on the project; you may have quick daily stand up meetings with your team and follow the agile methodology.
* Meeting with the client either in person or over the phone to discuss the problem and requirements needed. You will have direct involvement in the project, whether it’s project design, spec and code or refactoring for existing products. You will use the best tools for your project.
* Check the site monitoring and see if anything critical needs to be addressed that may have happened overnight.
* Depending on where you are in the sprint (some sprints are 2-3 weeks), you may spend 2 weeks writing your code to implement features and the last week (week 3) is spent testing the changes made and finding bugs. During week 3, you are fixing defects and gearing up for the next sprint.
* Once you’ve finished a feature and conducted some basic testing, you will send to the QA Tester. QA testing is either manual, automated or both.