UI Developer HIgher Ed Team (MHEJP000029830

Boston, MA
Job Terms:
Talent Bridge/Temp-to-Perm
Start date:
posted by:
Rae Jones

Job Description:

We're looking for a UI Developer for a contract with one of the leading educational content producers. This person will 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 
• Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders 
• 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, Angular. 
• Expert level knowledge of responsive design principles and experience with bootstrap. 
• Expert level knowledge of web accessibility, developing keyboard accessible UIs, and experience with various industry standard readers. 
• Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX 
• Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as as Gimp or Photoshop is a plus. 
• Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them. 
• Proficient understanding of Git. 
• Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.

Client Description:

Leading Educational Content Producer


If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity, please forward your resume and portfolio to Rae Jones at rjones@aquent.com. Thank you in advance for your time!