Senior Web Developer

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Company Name TEKsystems, Inc
Location ME
Date Posted September 11, 2013
Category Default
Job Type Full-Time


Job Classification: Contract

We have an immediate need for a Web Developer to work on Web Strategic Initiative Projects. The duration of the initial contract is 6 months with the possibility of an extension.

We want to emphasize that candidates need to have experience and be proficient with JavaScript and jQuery in addition to html and CSS. When we advertised for Web Developers previously, we were seeing experience concentrated only on html/CSS coding to build pages and create an attractive presentation. This role requires a strong understanding of JavaScript and jQuery.

Required core competencies:
- Extensive experience with HTML5 standards.
- Extensive experience with CSS3.
- Extensive experience with Javascript and JQuery.
- Excellent knowledge of hand-coded HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and the DOM.
- Knowledge of JavaScript/UI libraries and their use in implementing AJAX solutions.
- Accessibility and SEO knowledge.
- Implementing and consuming cross platform Web Services like JSON/REST.
- Familiarity with progressive enhancement and responsive web design.
- Ability to work in a command-line Unix environment.
- Excellent written and verbal English-language skills.

Nice to have:
- Java experience.
- Unix shell scripting experience.
- Graphic design experience.

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