Full Stack Developer

Pasadena, CA and Remote
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Posted By:
Cynthia Escalante

Job Description:

Required Skills and Experience

Project Management and Customer Relations Skills

·        Proven ability to plan, develop and design websites from inception to completion utilizing appropriate tools and methodologies.

·        Ability to consult directly with customers regarding web technologies, site functionality, and services that will facilitate project objectives.

·        Demonstrated ability to work independently to manage projects.

·        Ability to collaborate on projects with the web services team

·        Knowledge of agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban, Velocity Tracking)

Technical Skills

·        Advanced, up-to-date knowledge of principles and techniques in web design, hosting and production.

·        Experience delivering multiple websites, able to work independently, and able to take a project “start to finish.”

·        Demonstrated experience using the following languages and frameworks:

  • Javascript frameworks (Vue.js, React, Angular)
  • Django/Python
  • CMS experience a plus (Wagtail, Drupal, Wordpress)
  • Cloud infrastructure
  • Vanilla Javascript
  • JSON
  • Node.js
  • HTML5
  • Bootstrap

·        Experience with collaborative version control using Git (branches, pull-reqs, etc.)

·        Experience with command line and package managers (npm, yarn)

·        Knowledge of back-end databases (MySQL, NoSQL) and REST to organize content, create workflow tools, form submissions, API calls, etc. 

·        Knowledge of web server administration (SSH / command line interface ability a plus)

·        Ability to ensure that websites are in compliance with 508 ADA requirements and Lab policies using scan software (SortSite)

·        Knowledge of web browser compatibility (i.e., cross-browser compliance)

Design Skills

·        Demonstrated knowledge of UX and UI principles

·        Experience with responsive and mobile-first design and development

·        Experience working with typography and the ability to create effective, user-friendly web layouts on the fly, all while following enterprise style guidelines.

·        Experience designing wireframes and prototypes using tools such as XD, Figma or Sketch.

·        Fluency with Adobe Creative Suite or similar vector graphics software

Nice to haves

·        Storybook.js

·        AWS experience

  • GraphQL
  • Ability to provide constructive feedback regarding improving processes within the team

·        WebGL/3D modeling

  • PHP (ASP, Java)

·        Video Editing and After Effects Knowledge


Client Description:

A federally funded research and development center. 


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