Senior Front End/UI Developer Specialist

SAE International

Date: 04/11/2019

Location: Warrendale

Serves as a technical expert on all aspects of web architecture including web site interface design, web development, search engine optimization and metric measurement techniques as well as  responsive user interface design. Apply user-centric design principles including Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) and collaborates on projects with Application Development Teams to provide UI code, components and integrations. 

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Under general supervision, develops, codes, tests, documents, and debugs new software or enhancements to existing software. Collaborate with product owners and UX Designers on designs, creating wireframes and functioning prototypes.  Create and implement responsive web applications using the latest design principles. Design, follow, and maintain a framework for code development.  Author and maintain style guide and software documentation. Direct and implement best practices for ADA accessibility.
  • Assists with larger and more complex project planning by providing estimates, task definitions, and progress updates throughout the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) within established methodology. 
  • Interacts with internal customers in providing immediate help desk support for more complex issues per the stated SLA.
  • Assists in training and mentoring less experienced developer team members.  Manages and performs code reviews to ensure adherence to coding standards and tools.
  • Monitor and analyze website performance, reporting issues (traffic, usability, etc.). Provide recommendations/solutions to resolve any issues.
  • EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor's degree in ​Graphic Design, Information Systems, or a related field preferred
  • 5+ years experience in HTML5, CSS Development and JavaScript Frameworks 
  • Experience developing in Angular 4+, and TypeScript
  • Proficient in search engine optimization, web analytics tools
  • Proficient in mobile first concept, Java Script,  JQuery, Bootstrap, and Client Communications
  • Will also accept an Associate Degree with 7+ years experience in the above listed requirements