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Front End Developer

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Duration: 6 months , likely to extend
Required: Must have node.js and electron experience

Aquent is currently searching for a self-driven Designer/Developer for an exciting new role for a Fortune 500 Company. This role reports to the Director of FED & Creative. The ideal candidate should be able to quickly hand-code clean HTML and CSS from Comps and Wireframes.

The FED will take on new development initiatives and platform enhancements on the company website. The FED will also be responsible for front-end development and client-side interactions using HTML, XHTML, CSS, XML, RSS, JavaScript, and other related interactive technologies

Major Responsibilities and duties:
Responsibilities will include making recommendations on front-end technologies, leveraging best practices, accurately estimating and tracking your time across multiple simultaneous projects. As an integral part of the UX department, you will work closely with information architects, visual designers and developers to produce front-end solutions. This will include collaborating on new design concepts, working on win/win solutions with team members, consulting with stakeholders on design enhancements, and working on small/mid-size maintenance projects.

• Generate and maintain front-end code (HTML / CSS / JavaScript)
• Develop new and effective interactive design solutions on time and in scope.
• Collaborate with UX team to deliver on new business initiatives and platform enhancements.
• Research and recommend appropriate interactive technologies
• Develop reusable code libraries
• Conduct code walkthroughs and quality assurance with development teams
• Develop web accessible and browser compatibility code

Required Experience:
3+ years of demonstrable experience working on large-scale web initiatives
Exceptional programming skills
Understanding of user-centered design principles, and the ability turn business and user requirements into elegant user interfaces and interactive experiences.
3+ years experience with HTML, XHTML, DHTML, CSS, XML, RSS, JavaScript, AJAX, and other related interactive technologies.
1+ years experience in e-commerce, retail merchandising/marketing, advertising, product development, e-commerce or related fields.
Proficient in JavaScript, Dojo, jQuery
Proficient with Adobe Photoshop

All candidates under consideration must be able to present a comprehensive portfolio.

Education Requirement:
Degree in Marketing, Visual Communication, Graphic Arts, Computer Science or related area a plus.

Other Requirements:
Experience Web Accessibility Standards a plus
Experience with BroadVision, JSP, Swing, Struts would be a definite asset but not necessarily required.
Enjoy working closely with others, and respectful of other perspectives.
Expert conflict resolution skills and being able to negotiate with stakeholders.
Organized, self-directed, efficient and able to manage multiple complex projects in a timely manner
Willingness to switch gears quickly and be flexible to work on concurrent projects.
Ability to create clean, precise browser-compatible code.
Experience working with the Agile development methodology
Excellent oral communication skills.

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