Sr. Front End Web Developer

  • location: Irving, TX
  • type: Temp to Perm
  • salary: $80 - $100 per hour
easy apply

job description

Sr. Front End Web Developer

job summary:
Description: As a senior front end developer on our clients Digital Acceleration team, you will work within a team environment to deliver front end solutions that execute their priorities and initiatives. Primary responsibilities include the design, development and integration of front end software components, web content, and web sites using JavaScript, React, HTML, and CSS. As a senior engineer in a small group, secondary responsibilities may require occasional non front end development as needed.

location: Irving, Texas
job type: Contract
salary: $80 - 100 per hour
work hours: 9am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
Duties and Responsibilities

  • Rollup sleeves to implement front end software components using React, GatsbyJS, JavaScript, HTML, and CSS
  • Assist with development needs from the content and editorial team of (AAV)
  • Assist the AAV team create of native ads, sponsored content, and assign google tags for analytics.
  • Integrate the Contentful CMS GraphQL API with GatsbyJS (A static site generator written in ReactJS).
  • Implement A/B tests in Optimizely using JavaScript, CSS, and/or the WYSIWYG wizard.
  • Work closely with internal, offshore, and contract resources on an agile team.
  • Update the agile system of record (Rally) with points and tasks.
  • Engage in agile ceremonies such as estimation, standups, grooming, sprint planning and retrospectives.
  • Update user stories and tasks to reflect the current status of sprint.
  • Maintain quality by checking work for defects prior to releasing to QA.
  • Participate in the transition of released software to maintenance through documentation, training, and meetings.
  • Submit / accept pull requests, handle merges, and facilitate software releases.
  • Troubleshoot and own defects identified by the QA team and customers.
  • Work closely with business analysts and product owners to understand requirements.
  • Stay current with industry trends and incorporate best of breed technology, patterns, and methodologies.
  • Nurture a culture of team excellence with openness, transparency, and close collaboration.
Core Qualifications and Education

  • 4 year degree from an accredited university. MIS or Computer Science preferred.
  • 6 years of front end development experience with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • 1 year of software development using ReactJS
  • 2 years of source code management with GIT
  • Strong foundational software knowledge (testing, version control, and concepts such as DRY).
  • Strong knowledge of web fundamentals (HTTP, response codes, REST, calling APIs).
  • Experience with GraphQL, Redux, and GatsbyJS, and the CMS preferred
  • Knowledge of Agile software delivery.
  • Knowledge of Amazon web services platform preferred.
  • Ability to collaborate and work closely with others.
  • Ability to document and explain technical details clearly and concisely.
  • Willingness to learn new patterns and technologies.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

easy apply

get jobs in your inbox.

sign up

related jobs

    Frontend App Developer

  • location: Addison, TX
  • job type: Permanent
  • salary: $70,000 - $80,000 per year
  • date posted: 9/10/2019

    Web Developer

  • location: Arlington, TX
  • job type: Permanent
  • salary: $55,000 - $100,000 per year
  • date posted: 8/19/2019

    Software Engineer

  • location: Addison, TX
  • job type: Permanent
  • salary: $100,000 - $120,000 per year
  • date posted: 9/9/2019