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Senior Frontend Web Developer

$90k – $130k • % – 1.0%
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We’re looking for a Frontend Web Developer who is excited to bring new features and great UX designs to life in our responsive Rails application.

Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.


* Work closely with the Product, UX and back end development team to deliver new features that look great and are easy to use

* Build reusable code and libraries for future use

* Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs

* Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability

* Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end


* Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3

* Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS

* Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery

* Good understanding of at least one popular Javascript framework, such as React.js, Angular.js, etc.

* Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX

* Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.

* Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.

* Loves to stay on top of ever-changing front end development technologies and standards in order to make informed decisions about which technologies to employ

* Willing to work onsite at our Somerville, MA office at least 3 days per week. (Only local candidates will be considered for this position)

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Jess Petersen

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Co-founder at Pepperlane. Formerly Hopper VP Product, employee #6 at Carbonite. Dartmouth CS, marathon runner, yogi, vegetarian foodie, mom, compassionate human

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