Front End Developer

New York, NY
Job Terms:
posted by:
Rob Young

Job Description:

AQUENT is partnering with one of our most well respected clients to help them bring on Front End Developers for their team in New York, NY.

As part of our team, you’ll work with the latest web technologies like Angular (2+), WebSockets, Web Workers, Webpack 2, PostCSS, Electron, TypeScript, and more. We are looking for people who can take all these technologies and help us create the fastest, most-reliable, and full-featured trading platform in the industry.

If you have experience building high-performance web applications using JavaScript and modern web UI frameworks, we’d love to hear from you. Server-side Java experience is a plus, but definitely not necessary.

Job Responsibilities:
- Build high-performance, responsive web applications to support trading
- Conduct code reviews
- Write documentation for the code you develop.
- Work directly with Trading, Sales and Strats throughout all phases of the software development lifecycle


- 3+ years of professional web development experience in modern UI frameworks like Angular or React.
- Expert knowledge of JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS
- Understanding of the unique set of performance concerns facing a web application.
- Familiarity with JavaScript testing tools and methods (Karma, Jasmine, Protractor)
- Solid understanding of building full-stack web applications
- Experience creating responsive HTML5 GUIs
- Excellent object oriented analysis and design skills
- Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and designing for performance