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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.

RESPONSIBILITIES

* 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

QUALIFICATIONS

* 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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