Front End Developer (OO Javascript, CSS3, HTML5)

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Company Name Yoh
Location Manhattan, NY
Date Posted September 4, 2013
Category Default
Job Type Contractor


Yoh has a contract-to-hire opportunity for Front End Developer with one of our leading clients in Manhattan, NYC, New York.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Fast, clean front-end code - fast to write, and fast-performing.
  • Writing and testing use cases for key features.
  • Consulting with product, IA, design, and other departments to influence feature design, with an eye toward usability and reusable development.
  • Working with business stakeholders and project managers, and self-managing, to manage timelines and client expectations.
  • Assisting in back-end integration - we're a small team and work closely with the back end engineers.
  • Providing post-launch support for defect and problem resolution.
  • Involved in the conception, design, architecture, implementation, testing and deployment on multiple projects at various stages of their life-cycle.
  • Research, develop and propose new technologies to improve or benefit the system architecture.

Job Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of object-oriented Javascript, CSS(3), and HTML5, MVC, and templating languages.
  • Experience with our tools of choice: jQuery, Javascript module pattern, LESS CSS framework, Freemarker, Selenium, JIRA, Test and Target.
  • Knowledge of, and able to discuss, JS and CSS performance issues. You know what a browser "reflow" is and what triggers it.
  • Experience with and opinions on: web video, ad serving, responsive design, mobile web development, CSS sprites, SEO, e-commerce
  • Photoshop skills.
  • Python skills a plus, but not required, especially if you're solid at Javascript.
  • Java skills are a plus, but not required.

Recruiter: Lori Sklarski

Phone Number: 201-630-2001

Yoh is a professional staffing provider with over 70 years of experience in the short- and long-term staffing services industry. Want to stay up-to-date on employment opportunities and stay ahead of your competition? "Follow" our LinkedIn company page today!

Yoh, a Day and Zimmermann company, is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.


Tax Term: CON_HIRE_W2