Job Description

Reference # : 17-01413Title : Front End Web Developer
Location : Irving, TX
Position Type : Right to Hire
Experience Level : Start Date / End Date : 09/04/2017 / 12/31/2017
Our client, a leading global financial services company, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 140 countries. They provide consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management.


As a senior front-end web developer in the Digital Studio, you will act as the driving technical force for your projects, participating in the design execution from concept to completion. You must be able to effectively communicate your ideas within a collaborative work environment. Your attention to detail and ability to multi-task must be exceptional. Your HTML mockups should be pixel-perfect and should reflect the latest industry trends.
- Serve as our resident expert in front end technologies and be able to educate other developers and our clients on new technologies. This includes staying current with emerging front-end technologies and be able to promote their usage as required.
- Be committed to deliver the highest quality code that meets both client and user objectives.
- Contribute ideas based on a strong technical baseline of knowledge around front-end experiences.
- Build and maintain internal user interface library based on Bootstrap that will be used across the enterprise
- Develop front-end/presentation layer code, including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, etc.
- Ensure cross-browser compatibility and resolve bugs where required.
- Function effectively in a high-volume, fast-changing work environment while managing multiple time-critical issues.
- Strong multi-tasker. The Front End Web Developer has the ability to think and respond quickly while maintaining attention to detail across multiple projects and teams.
- Maintain a positive relationship with both business, technology and design teams, ensuring that your html mockups meet the requirements of both groups.
- Ability to prioritize tasks, meet deadlines under pressure, and defend your choices to stakeholders, including those at the executive level, but be open and respectful regarding their decisions and recommendations
- Mentor and support junior design staff toward the goal of accelerating skill progression through a culture of collaboration and knowledge sharing.
- Willingness to work in an environment with high ambiguity - must be a motivated and confident self-starter that is willing to creatively solve problems and remove roadblocks.
Required Qualifications:
- 5+ years' experience
- Expert in HTML, CSS with a background in modern design styles and technologies
- Must be passionate about good design & user experience
- Expert in JavaScript & JQuery
- Experience using Bootstrap framework
- Deliver best-in-class front-end code across numerous platforms
- Sharp eye for detail and strong understanding of user-centered design principles
- Experience with creating responsive web applications
- Familiar with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator)
- Develop and test across multiple browsers, platforms and devices
- Participate in discussions with clients and team members about technical best practices and help teams identify optimal technical solutions
- Understand Agile methodology and instill best practices into the process.
- Experience in using version control system (TFS, SVN, GIT)
- Excellent written, presentation, and interpersonal communication skills
- Interpersonal skills and boundless optimism

Preferred Skills
- Knowledge of JavaScript frameworks (AngularJS, Backbone, ExtJS)
- Familiar with Node.js
- User Experience Design background is a plus

Preferred Skills
- Knowledge of JavaScript frameworks (AngularJS, Backbone, ExtJS)
- Familiar with Node.js
- User Experience Design background is a plus


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