UI Developer

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Vitamin T is looking for a UI Developer for an onsite, contract-to-hire role with one of our clients in Seattle!

Job Description
The UI Developer will work with our development team, as well as designers, project managers, and other members of the crew to conceive, plan, develop, and deploy cutting-edge web sites. This position takes direction from a Senior Developer and works closely with visual and UX designers.

In This Position You Will
• Serve as a UI/front-end developer on assigned projects and accounts
• Collaborate with design team members to shape user experiences that utilize the latest technology, tools, and techniques
• Provide reliable time estimates and produce high quality work within those estimates
• Actively participate in the build-out of various web, eCommerce and mobile applications
• Build and maintain contemporary web, eCommerce, and mobile technologies and best practices
• Strive to be a highly billed contributor with quarterly utilization of 70% or higher
• Learn emerging e-commerce languages, platforms, best practices, and 3rd party integrations

Required Skills & Experience
• Expert level knowledge of cross-browser compatible HTML, CSS, and JavaScript (3 years at least)
• Understanding of mobile and web-based design constraints, editors, browser platforms, and their differences—along with the experience to develop and code accordingly
• Self-directed; able to manage and prioritize concurrent responsibilities
• A flexible and collaborative approach in a fast-paced environment
• Ability to provide thoughts and insight throughout the development process
• Ability to contribute constructive technical feedback to the team on various projects
• Openness to learn and take direction on various tasks and projects
• Critical ability to independently glean information and act on it with limited supervision
• Eagerness to learn new technologies

Desired Skills & Experience
• eCommerce experience
• SVN, Git, or CVS experience
• Responsive design and development experience
• SCSS/LESS/Compass experience
• CoffeeScript experience
• PSD-to-CSS execution
• PHP Frameworks like WordPress, Drupal, or Joomla
• JavaScript Frameworks such as JQuery, Node, Angular, Require
• MVVC and/or AMD/CommonJS JavaScript patterns
• Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)