Sr. Front end Developer

Portland, OR
The Front-End Developer is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. This position works with the UI/UX designer to bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.

North Portland
Contract-to-Hire, 3-month contract duration

What you will be doing:

  • 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

Front End Developer Minimum Requirements:
  • 2 years of hands-on experience creating public, complex systems using multiple languages.
  • 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 [advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks, such as AngularJS, KnockoutJS, BackboneJS, ReactJS, DurandalJS etc.]

Ideal Background  
  • Bachelors Degree in Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, Information Management, Statistics, or related major.
  • 2+ years related experience and/or training.
  • Or, equivalent combination of education and experience. 
Further details will be shared with qualified candidates.