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Front-End Web Application UI Developer

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Our client, a major consumer electronics company, is currently seeking a motivated and bright front-end web developer eager to build best in class online product catalog and e-commerce property. This position is part of a dynamic and creative product management team that collaborates closely with a cross-functional development team to deliver high-value software solutions.

The ideal candidate must be able to be productive in a fast-paced, agile environment with short timeframes and uncompromising focus on delivering excellent products to market.

The ideal candidate should have:
- 3+ years coding in HTML, CSS, JavaScript and other current technologies
- 2+ years using JQuery or other similar Javascript frameworks
- Should have a portfolio of past works that can be presented to hiring team. Please include portfolio link on resume.

Good to have:
(Though not required, the following qualities would provide additional value)
- Candidate should live in the San Francisco Bay Area and should be able to work on location at least two days per week. Working remotely after the first month on location is possible.
- Candidate should have great communication skills and should be able to assist in the development of the overall user experience of application and information interfaces
- Develop process and optimize client-side code for web interface templates
- Develop HTML templates from scratch based on visual design comps, information architecture diagrams and written specifications and documentation
- Create and maintain web-based UIs that are cross-browser compatible and responsive when applicable
- Improve user experience with user interaction best practices
- Utilize UI development best practices and keep current on new and emerging trends, technologies, and products, such as HTML5 and mobile
- Integrate templates into the development environment. Ability to understand and work with client-side tags and scripts
- Review, test and debug client-side code and throughout all phases of development
- Write HTML and CSS style guide and other knowledge sharing documents

What You'll Need:
- Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or Design preferred but new graduates with experience developing web-based UIs for the general consumer space will be considered.
- Knowledge of the user experience design process
- Proficient at implementing dynamic front-ends with advanced knowledge of HTML/XHTML, CSS & JavaScript. PHP, Python, JSPs and other scripting languages are a huge plus
- Experience in Ajax, XML, JSON, JavaScript framework libraries such as JQuery, Backbone.js or similar
- Knowledge of cross-platform and browser considerations
- Knowledge of source-control application and methods
- Ability to work as a member of a development team as well as lead, manage and deliver specified projects
- Strong commitment to deadlines and deliverables and ability to manage his or her time to achieve those
- Prefer experiences working in and with agile teams and/or familiar with agile principles and methodologies, such as Scrum
- Detail oriented, thorough, commitment to deadlines, and passionate about delivering amazing user experiences with a proven track record of delivering successful UIs
- Responsive to the needs of customers as well as colleagues

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