Front-End Javascript Developer

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Company Name TEKsystems, Inc
Location GA
Date Posted August 27, 2013
Category Default
Job Type Full-Time


Job Classification: Direct Hire

Our client is looking for a Front-End Javascript Developer who will be responsible for designing and developing intuitive user experiences for large-scale cloud based services. They will work with a team of energetic individuals who are passionate about making the client the leading innovator and provider in cloud computing. They will work in a dynamic team environment to develop high quality releases using the agile software development methodology.

Passion for software development and quality is a must!

Skill Expectations:
- Experience developing sophisticated JavaScript applications utilizing frameworks such as Knockout, Backbone, Angular, Prototype, Bootstrap, etc.
- Excellent object oriented JavaScript coding skills.
- Experience developing custom JavaScript libraries and/or plugins to other JavaScript libraries
- Excellent jQuery skills including knowledge of jQuery selectors, event handling, Ajax requests, etc.
- Experience turning designer's mockups into clean, semantic, standards compliant HTML & CSS.
- Experience utilizing features available in HTML5 and CSS3.
- Ability to independently solve those weird HTML, JavaScript, and CSS issues across many different browsers.
- Experience building and consuming REST APIs.
- Good sense of what is required for a great user interface and experience.
- Experience working with a mid-sized development team using source control (Subversion or Git)
- Knowledge of Continuous Delivery best practices is a plus.
- Experience working on Agile projects.

Why work for this Client
The client is a world leader in hosting delivers enterprise-level managed hosting, cloud hosting, and e-mail hosting services to businesses of all types and sizes globally. They are continuing to grow and gain market share and have a goal to be number 1 in their industry. They also strive to stay up-to-date with the growing industry by using the latest and greatest technologies.

The Environment is Relaxed and laid back (they have a ping pong table, workout room, lounge with video games, and also talking about getting a basketball goal for the parking lot); casual dress; flexible work hours.

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