Front End Developer

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Company Name TEKsystems, Inc
Location NY
Date Posted September 4, 2013
Category Default
Job Type Full-Time


Job Classification: Contract

Currently we are looking for a strong front-end developer who is passionate about making fast, scalable, and well-designed web interfaces to join our growing, dynamic team. The front-end lead will work closely with creative design and back-end development teams to create a platform for desktop, iOS and other mobile platforms.

The right candidate must have 3+ years of proven working experience in creating clean well formatted HTML pages using CSS and Javascript, be great team player and excellent communicator. A person willing to learn new technologies.

Responsibilities :
- Complete front-end tasks, including new projects, current site updates and changes, and bug fixes
- Work with the Product team on project specs
- Receive Photoshop files from Design team and slice images, if needed
- Convert design to schematic HTML/CSS
- Ability to work with legacy code
- Object Oriented mindset to write reusable code
- Ensure the site supports older browsers (IE7 and up only), leveraging progressive enhancement
- Commit your code into our git repo and work with other team members on full implementation
- Produce clean and well formatted HTML code ( W3 XHTML transitional tested)
- Web Browser Compatibility Testing

Requirements :

- Excellent HTML and CSS skills. Solid understand of Web Standards a must
- Proven good judgment when it comes to implementing design
- Ability to make reusable and fast CSS
- Experience working in responsive front-end development
- HTML, CSS JavaScript
- Version Control
- Excellent communicator and collaborator
- Produce HTML, CSS and JS code to support multiple devices.
Plus To have :
- Barebone.js
- ESI (Edge Side Includes)
- Basic PHP scripting (loops, if statements

Join TEKsystems® and get your career on the fast track. As the leading technology staffing and services firm, we are passionate about deploying high-caliber IT and communications expertise. To satisfy our constant need for expertise, we actively seek talented Technical Professionals with all levels of information technology and communications skills. TEKsystems knows that every professional has different needs, so we'll work together to determine a suitable benefits package. We offer options to our Technical Professionals that could include: a health plan, 401k, provisions for vacation and holiday pay, and technical and professional training. With a foundation as the nation's largest IT staffing firm, we've become a billion-dollar services company by blending superior client service with an unrivaled ability to source and manage talent to precise specifications, resulting in successful technology executions. Allegis Group and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. M/F/D/V