Junior Front End Engineer

New York, NY | Direct Hire

Post Date: 06/13/2017 Job ID: 9516 Industry: Technology
  • Position: Junior Front-End Engineer 
  • Location: New York, New York 
  • Status: Direct Hire Opportunity
  • Salary: $90, 000-$100, 000

Job Description:

One of our start up clients is looking to bring on a front-end engineer that has  deep familiarity and experience with front-end technologies. This candidate  will be assisting  the development of brand new, innovative features to deliver a rich and intuitive user experience for our large and rapidly growing client base. He/she will also set the technical direction and extend best practices within the team. They  currently use Java, Play framework, JavaScript, ReactJS, DustJS and are open to new technologies.

Responsibilities:

·  Define, code, test, and deploy new features with an emphasis on extensibility and performance.

·  Utilize latest HTML5, CSS, and JS techniques to produce highly-performant, informative, and beautiful user experiences for clients.

·  Work cross-functionally with UX, Product, and other Engineering teams. Contribute to the product definition, UI, and system design processes.

·  Evaluate feasibilities and effectively manage project scope and time.

·  Continually evaluate and instill best practices into the development process, including automated testing, code organization and style, and front-end application architecture.

Basic Qualifications:

·  Bachelor’ s degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related field

· 2  years of front-end software development experience

·  Proficient in JavaScript

·  In-depth knowledge of modern HTML and CSS

·  Experience in developing in Responsive websites

·  Experience with ReactJS, Redux/Flex.

Preferred Qualifications:

· Be a proactive self-starter, energetic, upbeat, with an entrepreneurial spirit

· Interest in ad technology and startup culture

· Experience with server-side front-end development, including API design, implementing controllers and integrating with other services - Bonuses: ReactJS, Dust JS, Less Css, SQL, Play framework

· Strong organizational skills and demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects and stakeholders at once. As a startup we move very fast and we need a candidate who can roll with the punches.

· Excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills.

Benefits:

· PTO

- Health insurance, vision, and dental

- Collaborative team and fun culture

Tiffany McGarry

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