UI Developer

WholePoint Systems, LLC - Reston, VA (30+ days ago)


This position will support the Technical Lead, UX Designer, Java Developers and other UI Developers with software development tasking at a Federal government agency.

Responsibilities:

  • Support development and redesign of public facing website for services
  • Support development and maintenance of services including adding new features and developing generic frameworks
  • Develop new user-facing features
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
  • Provide documentation and recommendations for the acceptance or mitigation of any issues and risks associated with requirements, proposed systems, solutions, development, designs, plans and timelines that the contractor identifies
  • Provide support to designated teams in performance of testing.
  • 6-8 years of UI development experience using JavaScript, CSS and HTML
  • 2-3 years of Angular JS.
  • Experience or Understanding of Angular 2.0 is a plus.
  • 2-3 years of Bootstrap framework.
  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as as Gimp or Photoshop is a plus.
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git, SVN
  • Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree

Location:

  • Reston, VA

Job Type: Full-time