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Smith & Keller
JavaScript Developer | UI Guru
Agile, Ajax, Apache, Browser, CSS, Developer, Development, HTML, HTTP, JavaScript, Linux, SDLC, Unix, UPS, Windows
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Washington, DC
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$90,000 - $150,000+
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  • JavaScript Developer | UI Guru
  • Washington, DC

As the Advanced JavaScript Developer and UI Guru, you will be responsible for the overall functionality, usability of our consuming facing website.

* Turn mock-ups and designs into full pages complete with CSS, HTML, and Javascript
* Develop functional prototypes from wireframes and mockups, and create proper documentation
* Work with stakeholders to understand and document software requirements, and ensure application UI meets functional requirements
* Develop and optimize front-end UI functionality to ensure web applications are rendered consistently in cross-browser environment
* Collaborate with stakeholders and software engineers to refine and improve the user experience
* Work closely with a team of engineers in an agile development environment to create full, working, enterprise-scale web service applications
* Partner with peers in software engineering to ensure that interactive techniques and technologies translate through to world class products and services
* Follow industry trends with regard to front-end technologies and techniques

Skills & Requirements
* Demonstrable experience building world-class, consumer web application interfaces
* Expert JavaScript/HTML/CSS/Ajax coding skills
* Strong command of web standards, CSS-based design, cross-browser compatibility
* Strong ability to take mockups and create high-performance web pages that meet design and technical specifications
* In-depth understanding of common web application UI issues and challenges, web UI best practices and emerging trends and technologies
* A passion for debugging and code optimization
* Good understanding of web technologies (HTTP, Apache) and familiarity with Windows/Unix/Linux
* Strong knowledge and experience with custom application development and agile SDLC
* Great organizational skills, and an attention to detail, consistency, and simplicity
* Logical team-player, with excellent communication skills and ability to work effectively on multiple projects under a tight schedule

Location:   Washington, DC

Salary:   $90,000 - $150,000+

Skillset:   UI

Job ID:   12060

February 23rd, 2015
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