Front-End Web Developer

MetroStar Systems - Suitland, MD (30+ days ago)4.5


MetroStar Systems is looking for a Front-End Developer that can create engaging web applications that solve user needs to join our team. If you want to join a company that values making a difference and are open to commuting to Reston, VA and Suitland MD, we want you to work for MetroStar!

Our Civilian Team is responsible for architect experiences that solve clients' goals through alignment with user needs. We craft their experience through research, design, code, and collaboration. Come be a game changer and join our team!

You’re a great fit if…

You use HTML5, CSS3, and modern JavaScript frameworks to develop interactive and responsive interfaces for use across platforms, devices, and browsers
You can analyze requirements, design, build and test system components or amendments.
You enjoy hand coding standards-based, accessible code (that is 508 compliant, W3C accessible)
You’ll love our position if…
(This is the stuff you MUST have to be a fit)

You have 2+ years of experience developing modern web-based applications using;
Web markup including HTML5 and CSS3
Client-side scripting experience such as jQuery
JavaScript libraries and frameworks such as AngularJS
You know front-end frameworks such as Bourbon, Bootstrap
You understand APIs and web services for consuming JSON
You have experience writing UI centric unit tests using Jest or similar frameworks
You have knowledge of Object Oriented design principles and design patterns
You have expertise integrating pattern libraries
You have expertise using GIT, Sublime Text, Jira
You are detailed-oriented and have problem-solving skills
We’ll REALLY love you if….
(This is the bonus stuff that makes you stand out)

You have a good understanding of asynchronous requests and AJAX
You have an active Secret clearance or higher
You are passionate about UI technology trends as they relate to digital platforms (Material Design, iOS, Responsive web)
You have worked as part of an Agile cross-functional team

What your day will look like:
You’ll collaborate with clients, users, and teams to develop the front-end UI
You help the team decompose user stories into tasks
You’ll test, merge and commit code for the team

The Admin Stuff:
Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for potential access to classified information.

The Legal Stuff:
MetroStar Systems is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees, and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of MetroStar Systems.