Senior Front-End Engineer

for MMD Services, Inc in Chicago, IL

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Skills:
HTML, CSS, strong front end development, JavaScript 
Location:
Chicago, IL
Area Code:
312 
Travel Req:
none 
Telecommute:
no 
Pay Rate:
B.O.E 
Tax Term:
FULLTIME 
Length:
 
Posted:
7-7-2014 
Position ID:
211188 
Dice ID:
10206082 

OUR CLIENT

Our client is an innovative and growing IT solutions company in downtown Chicago. This organization is dedicated to finding enthusiastic and intelligent technologists to join their high performing team, working with the latest stack of technology and agile methodologies. In addition to joining a fast pace environment, you will have the chance to work in a laid back atmosphere with a foosball table, fully stocked fridge, and company happy hours! Our client is looking for a full time, passionate front-end engineer to get onboard with the team.

In this role you will begin working on a sixteen week long project with one of the company’s most imperative clients. You will join the front end team, working as a senior technical resource on a custom JavaScript framework. In the future you will be expected to take lead on projects and provide mentorship to junior developers.

You responsibility will include:

  • Partake in technical solutions with clients and suggest innovative ideas
  • Research client user groups through usage analysis, focus groups, interviews and prototyping
  • Execute usability testing and analyze results
  • Remain up to date with trends and new technologies in industry and keep all team members informed to stay ahead of market
  • Contribute to estimation sessions and successfully complete documentation as needed
  • Offer training and guidance to non technical staff (designers)
  • Continue to develop your skill set and constantly learn new technologies
  • Strong front end development skills including extensibility, accessibility, object oriented design patterns, client side computing and CSS
  • Senior level java script programming and JavaScript framework experience
  • Experience with HTML5 CSS3 and Ajax
  • Understanding of XML, JSON SOAP using Ajax
  • Some .Net exposure
  • Ability to work independently and with a team
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills

YOU MUST HAVE:

  • Strong front end development skills including extensibility, accessibility, object oriented design patterns, client side computing and CSS
  • Senior level java script programming and JavaScript framework experience
  • Experience with HTML5 CSS3 and Ajax
  • Understanding of XML, JSON SOAP using Ajax
  • Some .Net exposure
  • Ability to work independently and with a team
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills
MMD Services, Inc
200 South Wacker Drive
Drive Suite 3100
Chicago, IL 60606
Fax: 312674.4603