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Front-End Web Developer

Power Engineers
Boise, ID 83756
Front-End Web Developer



Department:Visual Technology Group


Front-End Web Developer

POWERs Visual Technologies team create innovative projects for the energy, transportation, manufacturing, planning, education, oil & gas, entertainment and AEC industries. We strive to create highly effective, visually appealing interactive solutions for our clients that feature user-friendly design and clear navigation.To see our work please visit:www.powereng.com/visual

We are looking for a Front-End Web Developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include the design, development, and maintenance of innovative web applications through translation of the UI/UX design wireframes. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.

Job Summary of Roles and Responsibilities:

+ Web Development Tasks - building reusable, clean and sustainable solutions for programming, analysis, problem resolution, and libraries

+ Perform testing, validation and verification of website and web applications developed by you and others.

+ Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs

+ Optimize web applications for maximum performance and scalability

+ Build customer data input validation services and applications

+ Develop WordPress plugins, themes and other solutions when needed

+ Develop cross platform mobile applications using technologies like Ionic, React and more

+ Utilize Photoshop and Illustrator assets for use in development

+ Develop responsive landing pages and websites

+ Develop modern progressive web applications using team standards and industry best practices

+ Collaborate with other team members, project leads, project managers and clients

+ Performs other duties as assigned.

Skills & Abilities

Every front-end developer is expected to have a proficient knowledge of JavaScript, while most front-end developers should know jQuery. Also, developers are not expected to understand all frontend and backend frameworks, languages, etc. So long as you understand a few of them and the general concepts we can work with you on training, etc.

+ Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3

+ Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS

+ Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery, Angular, Ionic, React, Vue and others

+ Good understanding of OOP PHP and modern programming principles and tools such as composer, Laravel, etc.

+ Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX

+ Good Understanding of tools such as Illustrator or Photoshop.

+ Ability to multi-task and maintain scope, budget and schedule on projects

+ Great quality management and organizational skills

+ Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

+ Ability to work effectively with peers, managers, and others

+ Must have excellent problem-solving skills and love technical challenges

Required Education/Experience

+ Minimum 5 years professional experience. Minimum of 3 years Front End Development experience.

Desired Education/Experience

+ Degree in Computer science, Interactive design, interactive media or similar

+ Experience in some of the following areas is required:

+ Java, C++, C, C#, or similar object-oriented languages

+ Web-centric technologies and programming languages (e.g., ActionScript, Flex, JavaScript, ASP.Net, XML, Web APIs such as REST and SOAP)

+ Server-side Scripting languages (e.g., PHP, Perl, Python, Ruby)

+ Experience with MySQL or SQLite, SQL Server, Oracle, or PostgreSQL

+ Experience with Wordpress, preferably with plugin development experience

+ Some experience with spatial databases: such as ESRI or CartoDB

+ Mobile: node.js, angular.js, Appery.io, Apache Cordova (PhoneGap) or similar app development framework

+ Some experience with real time 3D is desired: such as Three.js

At POWER Engineers, Inc. you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, youll have the chance to make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diverse and unique initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. We encourage new ideas and fresh approaches and most importantly, we strive to be our clients first choice. These traits and deep technical skill account for our success.

Have fun, do good work, make money. As an employee-owned company, we strive to make POWER Engineers an appealing place to work, where we perform projects that we find challenging and in which we excel. We provide competitive compensation, a full benefit package, professional development, and an appealing work environment. POWER Engineers is a unique and fun engineering firm, which may be contradictory to some, but it works well for us.



Posted: 2020-05-19 Expires: 2020-06-18

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