Front End Developer (ReactJS)

Austin, TX
Job Terms:
posted by:
Alyssa O'Keefe

Job Description:

Our client, a design and innovation consultant, is looking for a Front End Developer with ReactJS experience to join their team. This client designs, develops, and delivers the world’s best software with the world’s biggest brands. They have a highly-motivated, highly-skilled engineering team, and they are looking for excellent front end developers to help make them even better. They have an immediate opening for a Developer who has strong experience with JavaScript and ReactJS. Nice to haves include: Grunt, Gulp, Webpack, and/or Node.js. The successful candidate combines a strong focus on product quality with the ability to work efficiently to deliver on schedule. This is for a 3 month contract with the potential to extend. 

This person will:

  • Work on interesting, challenging projects that have high visibility and impact
  • Collaborate with the design team, providing creative input and technical feasibility
  • Work alongside a team of developers to deliver web applications
  • Actively contribute high quality, tested code that conforms to our coding standards
  • Perfectly balance pragmatism and idealism when solving technical challenges and meeting deadlines
  • Collaborate with project architects to define the software architecture
  • Actively participate in all scrum meetings, with a focus on team progress, including highlighting and removing blockers
  • Identify and escalate potential issues before they become issues
  • Manage app releases in the appropriate channels, internally and externally
  • Work with build team to manage build configurations
  • Understand and optimize performance
  • Attend, participate in, and/or host the various technical training activities held in the department


  • Expertise with ReactJS and JavaScript
  • Strong experience with HTML5, CSS3, and JS toolkits (e.g. Lodash)
  • Ideally some experience with other JS frameworks (e.g. ember, angular, backbone, etc)
  • Cross-­browser testing and knowledge of compatibility concerns when coding for various browsers and versions
  • Experience designing and coding responsive web apps for specific breakpoints (e.g. mobile, tablet and desktop) using frameworks such as bootstrap
  • Proficient in developing dynamic web applications
  •  4+ years of professional development experience 
  • Experience working with back end developers to define and build an API
  • Solid understanding of other platforms