Front End Developer

Spot Inc - Indianapolis, IN (30+ days ago)3.3


About Spot
Established in 2009 and founded on the belief that there is a better way to move freight, Spot has 200+ employees across two domestic locations: Indianapolis, IN and Charlotte, NC. Consistently ranked on Inc. 5000's Fastest Growing Companies and IBJ's Fast 25, Spot is committed to doing logistics better. With our custom technology and entrepreneurial spirit, we're ready to tackle anything that comes our way! Our people are our greatest asset and we are committed to hiring, training, and developing highly motivated individuals who are dedicated to delivering the best customer service to carriers and customers. They have an entrepreneurial spirit that thrives in this fast-paced industry.

Job Description
As a Front End Developer, you are vitally important to the design and functionality of our proprietary software, RED. This individual is focused on the overall look of the user interface and know exactly how the program is laid out. This role is most concerned with the flow of the technology, ensuring that there are no stumbling blocks. This person strives for perfection and understands continuous improvement processes.

Role Competencies
Has the ability to prioritize multiple projects, while meeting deadlines and quality expectations
Develops strategy to meet user requirements, in collaboration with the IT team
Creates design experiences that are simple, intuitive, uniformly branded, and aesthetically pleasing
Illustrates design ideas using storyboards, process flows, and sitemaps
Designs graphic user interface elements like menus, tabs, and widgets
Role Requirements
Bachelor's Degree or higher, preferably in Interactive Design, Visual Design, Information Systems, Informatics, or a related technology field
2+ years of experience building innovative web applications and dashboards using Javascript, .NET and C#
Knowledge of CSS/CSS3 - know what works in specific browsers
Experience working in front end development tools (npm, grunt, browserify, etc.)
Experience working with data-driven web applications (JSON, RESTful services, etc.)
Experience working with git
Experience with responsive design frameworks, preferably Twitter Bootstrap
Familiar with SCRUM and Agile methodologies
Javascript MV* framework experience (Angular, ReactJS, Node, Ember.js, Vue.jc, etc.)
A portfolio showcasing your work; be sure to include the link!
Job Perks & Benefits
Modern, downtown office
Casual dress code
Spot swag
Downtown parking stipend
Regular team building activities
Huge growth potential
Awesome coworkers
Paid time off
Paid holidays: New Year's Day, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas
Full-time employees: comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance (eligible after 60 days)
Full-time employees: life insurance and 401k with employer match (eligible after 90 days)