#125797

Front End Developer

Location:
New York, New York
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
Competitive
posted by:
Alyssa O'Keefe
Date:
11/22/2017

Job Description:

ON LOCATION IN NYC ONLY

ANGULAR Preferred

Our client, a worldwide financial services company, is looking for a seasoned Senior User Interface Engineer with strong Angular experience. This person will be responsible for the client side of their service. Your primary focus will be to implement a complete user interface in the form of a responsive mobile and desktop web app, with a focus on performance. Your main duties will include creating modules and components and coupling them together into a functional Angular 2 application. The artistic design and functional specifications will be delivered to you and it is your responsibility to implement the design and animations using SASS, TypeScript, and HTML5. You will work in a team with the back-end developer, and communicate with the API using standard methods. A thorough understanding of all of the components of our platform and infrastructure is required!​


Responsibilities 

  • Delivering a complete front end application 
  • Ensuring high performance on mobile and desktop 
  • Writing tested, idiomatic, and documented TypeScript, HTML and SASS 
  • Coordinating the workflow with the design and QA teams 
  • Cooperating with the back-end developer in the process of building the RESTful API 

Job Requirements 

  • Proficiency with JavaScript, TypeScript, SASS and HTML5 
  • Professional, precise communication skills 
  • Deep knowledge of Angular 2 practices and commonly used modules 
  • Creating self-contained, reusable, and testable modules and components 
  • Ability to provide SEO solutions for single page apps​ and ability to implement accessible applications that can be used seamlessly in a screen reader or other accessible device 
  • Thorough understanding of the responsibilities of the platform, database, API, caching layer, proxies, and other web services used in the system 
  • Validating user actions on the client side and providing responsive feedback 
  • Writing non-blocking code, and resorting to advanced techniques such as multi-threading, when needed 
  • Creating custom, general use modules and components which extend the elements and modules of core Angular 
  • Experience with mobile frameworks such as Cordova for creating HTML/JS based mobile applications 
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git