Job Description

Job Title: User Interface Developer
Job Location: Virginia

Responsibilities:

  • Delivering a complete front end application
  • Ensuring high performance on mobile and desktop
  • Writing tested and documented JavaScript, HTML, and CSS
  • Cooperating with the back-end developers in the process of building the RESTful API
  • Communicating with external web services
  • Validating user actions on the client side and providing responsive feedback
  • Writing non-blocking code, and resorting to advanced techniques such as multi-threading, when needed
  • Creating custom, general use modules and components which extend the elements and modules of core AngularJS
  • Ensuring a clear dependency chain, in regard to the app logic as well as the file system
  • Creating self-contained, reusable, and testable modules and components
  • Architecting and automating the build process for production, using task runners or scripts
  • Documenting the code inline using JSDoc or other conventions
  • Writing extensive unit tests using automated TDD tasks
  • Creating test suites for all components, and running them with Protractor (or a well reasoned alternative)
  • Creating configuration, build, and test scripts for Continuous Integration environments

Required Qualifications:

  • Proficiency with JavaScript and HTML5
  • Professional, precise communication skills
  • Deep knowledge of AngularJS practices and commonly used modules based on extensive work experience
  • Ability to provide SEO solutions for single page apps
  • Extensive knowledge of CSS and JS methods for providing performant visual effects
  • Thorough understanding of the responsibilities of the platform, database, API, caching layer, proxies, and other web services used in the system
  • Experience with all levels of operation available to the front-end, such as from creating XHRs in vanilla JS to using a custom wrapper around resource
  • Experience with building the infrastructure for serving the front-end app and assets
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field of study or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills may be acquired
  • At least five years of hands on experience with front end development technologies
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Communication skills catered to a wide variety of audiences. (e.g. written, verbal, presentation)
  • Flexibility to adapt to evolving needs and requirements

QBH#: 2260

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