Front-End JavaScript Developer (Mid)

Front-End JavaScript Developer, , CSS, SASS, JavaScript (Ember, Angular, etc.), jQuery, and AJAX, HTML 5
Full Time
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Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Blue Canopy Group, LLC is looking for a web application developer experienced in building rich internet application interfaces to join our front-end development team. Candidates must have expertise in a wide range of web development technologies and methodologies including HTML, CSS, SASS, JavaScript (Ember, Angular, etc.), jQuery, and AJAX.

Responsibilities:

  • Translates designs and style guides provided by the UI/UX team into functional user interfaces, ensuring cross browser compatibility and performance
  • Builds software applications – Follows coding standards, builds appropriate unit tests, integration tests and deployment scripts
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Contributes to continual improvement by suggesting improvements to user interface, software architecture, new technologies and business processes
  • Protectively communicate and coordinate with multiple project teams
  • Owns success – Takes responsibility for successful delivery of the solutions

Basic Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of design/development experience
  • Experience using various JavaScript libraries / micro frameworks (e.g. Ember, jQuery, Express, Node, React, Angular, Backbone))
  • Understanding of AJAX - asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and integrating browser applications with REST web services
  • HTML 5 proficiency
  • Strong understanding of CSS3, and CSS pre-processing platforms such as SASS and LESS
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser idiosyncrasies/compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git and SVN
  • Experience with build automation tools (Jenkins)
  • Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as Adobe Photoshop or GIMP is a plus
  • Self-directed team player who thrives in a continually changing environment
  • Strong customer service/client service skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience leading development teams
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • vaScript libraries / micro frameworks (e.g. Ember, jQuery, Express, Node, React, Angular, Backbone))
  • Understanding of AJAX - asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and integrating browser applications with REST web services
  • HTML 5 proficiency
  • Strong understanding of CSS3, and CSS pre-processing platforms such as SASS and LESS
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser idiosyncrasies/compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git and SVN
  • Experience with build automation tools (Jenkins)
  • Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as Adobe Photoshop or GIMP is a plus
  • Self-directed team player who thrives in a continually changing environment
  • Strong customer service/client service skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Operating at the intersection of mission and technology, Blue Canopy Group, LLC is one of the fastest growing woman-owned businesses in the Greater Washington, D.C. area. We focus on delivering outcomes that matter by harnessing the power of technology, combing governance with process improvement. We provide support to both Federal and Commercial clients in five areas: Mission Support Services, Cyber Security, Big Data Analytics, Cloud & Mobility and Agile Development. Our core values around commitment to clients and our people drive Blue Canopy in the relentless pursuit to innovate and help our clients’ problem solve by building solutions as a team. Blue Canopy is headquartered in Reston, VA and employs over 450 highly skilled professionals.

Blue Canopy Group, LLC is EOE/AA/M/F/Vet/Disability

Dice Id : 10113265
Position Id : 2068
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