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Front End Developer in Glen Allen, VA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 5/17/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job #:  963522
Apex is currently looking for a talented Front End Developer who is passionate about building great products with great user experiences for mobile and desktop platforms.
The ideal candidate will have a deep knowledge and understanding of:
Design (knowledge of these on the design side are a plus+)
Adobe XD
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Roles and Responsibilities
  • Responsible for developing responsive web experiences across mobile and desktop browsers
  • Translate a design using HTML(5), CSS(3), JQuery, Sass, ReactJS and Bootstrap
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define functions and features.
  • Collaborate with UX designers and integrating with back-end systems
  • Apply solid understanding of UI/UX concepts and principles for mobile and desktop application
  • Ability to operate in a Scrum based environment where Daily Standups, Sprint Planning, Sprint Review and Sprint Retrospective are held
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills as each of these positions will interact with various levels of the business and IT
  • We are looking for candidates that have a passion for technology and prior direct experience in a large scale eCommerce sites with multi-channel experience
  • Knowledge of web development and design processes, including knowledge of social media solutions, database driven web sites, content management systems
  • Knowledge of defining taxonomy driven web site architectures
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced multi project environment, and able to maintain efficiency and positive attitude in the face of challenging and competing deadlines
  • Highly organized, great attention to detail and ‘hands on’ work style
  • Possesses working understanding of AJAX design skills – particularly complex user task design

Technical Skills and Requirements
  • 5+ years of hands-on experience developing browser-based applications
  • Expertise in HTML(5), CSS(3), Javascript, jQuery, ReactJS, Bootstrap, JSON, JSP
  • Possesses working understanding of AJAX design skills – particularly complex user task design
  • Experience with CSS framework such as, Sass or LESS
  • Experience with standard JavaScript async patterns (closures, callbacks, error handling, etc.)
  • Solid knowledge of UI design patterns and approaches while developing for cross-browser compatibility
  • Knowledge of basic agile development process, and working within small agile teams.
  • Ability to address and quickly fix browser compatibility issues
  • Strong portfolio with examples of well thought designs/frontend code implementations for mobile and desktop applications
  • Bachelors of Science in Computer Science (or equivalent)

General Comments

  • •This role requires completion of the Responsive assessment
  • Candidates may use any code to complete the Responsive assessment.
  • This role will be working with front end design code for a B2C site. 
  • This candidate is required to work onsite in the Richmond office. 

EEO Employer
Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178-6178.