Front End Developer

Sunnyvale, CA
Job Terms:
Generous DOE
Start date:
Posted By:
Jennie Brandon

Job Description:

In this assignment as a Front End Developer with Aquent's client, you will create rich, interactive user experiences for the web. You will work with a team of talented web designers.

Key Qualifications

  • You have at least 3 years of professional software development experience with front-end web development (JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, and AJAX).
  • You understand source version control software and package managers (SVN, Git, and NPM).
  • You are well versed in fundamental visual and interactive design discipline.
  • You strive to use web standards to build solutions using semantic markup, templates
  • (Handlebars), and Sass.
  • You understand all major browsers and the special considerations required.
  • You are a competent JavaScript programmer who doesn't need to rely on libraries to  accomplish innovative interactions.
  • You understand the interplay between JavaScript, HTML, and CSS, and you can dynamically build, modify, and style elements on a page with ease.
  • You are knowledgable about front-end build tools such as gulp, webpack, and Sass. Experience with WebGL is a plus.
  • You are comfortable working within tight deadlines to solve critical issues.
  • You are a strong oral and written communicator with good interpersonal skills who can use varying levels of technical knowledge to forge trusting relationships in a diverse team and across organizations.
  • You are willing to take the initiative to solve problems.
  • You have shown experience building responsive or mobile-first sites.
  • You have experience with localization.


  • Contribute to existing JavaScript libraries used on a wide scale.
  • Innovate to build experiences that people will post to Twitter and Facebook.
  • You have experience crafting custom tooling to support the development and review process.


  • A Bachelor’s degree is preferred.

Client Description:

Our client, a leader in consumer electronics, is one of the greatest, most innovative, world-changing companies ever created! More like a cluster of start-ups versus a large company, they are single-handedly credited with creating some of the most impactful products of this generation.

Working alongside some of the brightest and most talented people, the work you do here will add up to something big that could not be done anywhere else.  There is no doubt that your best work will be brought out achieving some hefty goals at a heroic pace.

One thing we know is that you WILL NOT ever be bored.​

Here are some more things you can expect:

  • Wi-fi equipped shuttle service
  • Free parking
  • Onsite cafeteria

WORKING WITH AQUENT: long-term assignments with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
- You're paid weekly
- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
- Access to Fidelity 401(k)
- Access to FSA Program
- Direct deposit for your pay check
- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com
- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)