Entry level and Mid level front end developer

Simplex Infosystems Inc - Chicago, IL

Full-time

Job Summary

  • Understand requirements, design, code, and test high-quality web and mobile apps
  • Take wireframes from conception to implementation and design and improve user interfacing
  • Work in frameworks such as: Backbone.js, Angular.js, React, Ember.js, Bootstrap, Node.js, and JQuery
  • Are skilled in UI Development technologies such as HTML, CSS, Sass, and JSON
  • Have an interest in, understanding of, or experience with Design Thinking Methodology

Have an interest in, understanding of, or experience with Agile development methodology

Responsibilities and Duties

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Code in HTML, CSS, JavaScript to create appealing responsive websites
  • Develop CMS templates used to layout the page
  • Use and modify JavaScript and jQuery plugins to implement dynamic content and features
  • Troubleshoot coding errors
  • Work with design team to create and enhance HTML templates
  • Provide technical support and documentation for clients
  • Deliver progress updates to team lead and project managers
  • Supply detailed work estimates on a task-based level
  • Performs other related duties as required by management
  • Assist team in content entry on web entities
  • Aide in training of new staff .

Required Experience, Skills and Qualifications

Required Skills:

  • Advanced knowledge of Javascript and AngularJS
  • 3 - 5 years minimum experience with HTML/XHTML and CSS
  • 1 - 3 years minimum experience with Java based web applications
  • Experience solving cross browser compatibility, optimization, and layout issues
  • Experience with web page performance tools
  • Working with the Engineering team to create modular templates for better site manageability
  • Design, develop, iterate on a rapid basis while organizing and managing multiple priorities
  • Experience prototyping visually attractive and highly usable web interfaces
  • Working closely with product team, other engineers, and designers
  • Experience developing and implementing open source software projects
  • BS in computer science or a related field, or significant equivalent experience

Education and Experience Requirement

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field from an accredited college or university, or equivalent experience (additional four [4] years of related experience), required
  • At least two (2) years of experience working in an enterprise software development environment
  • At least 2 (2) years of strong UI design and development experience (JavaScript specific)
  • At least two (2) years of strong experience working with various JavaScript frameworks working on Single Page Applications (SPA) using Ajax, preferably with React.

Regards,

Varsha

Business Development Executive

Simplex Info Systems Inc.,

E: varshaATsimplexinfo.com

M: 214-628-0937

F: 561-948-0433

W: www.simplexinfo.com

One Irving Plaza, 415 East Airport Freeway, Suite 248, Irving, TX 75062

Qualifications

  • Excellent working knowledge of various JavaScript libraries and frameworks such as Angular, JQuery, JS Grid.
  • Experience debugging complex JavaScript code to identify and fix defects/bugs.
  • Knowledge of JavaScript optimization
  • Knowledge or familiarity working with JBOSS/Tomcat.
  • Experience working with at least one RDBMS system and familiarity with SQL.
  • High level of technical knowledge and awareness of software development concepts, methodologies and frameworks
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and writing skills with the ability to fill in on occasions when more senior members of the team are not available.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Experience:

  • strong: 2 years (Preferred)
  • javascript: 2 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Master's (Preferred)