Ref No.: 18-07292
Location: Reston, Virginia
 Leads projects and acts as a mentor to more junior members of the UI team. Expert in HTML 4 and 5, CSS 2 and 3, JavaScript, and jQuery, and have significant knowledge of platforms like Drupal and integration with back end systems. Ideal experience with large enterprise software projects, from conception to delivery to testing. This position will interact closely with project management and software engineers to shape project requirements and guide projects through completion. 
Required Skills:*
• Can hand-code HTML5, CSS3, and basic JavaScript without needing assistance from code completion or any computer program 
• Can document ideas in hand-written pseudo code 
• Continuously seeks out and learns new web techniques on their own 
• Is a mature professional with initiative and drive 
• Truly enjoys user interface creation and front end development 
• Lead and mentor junior members of the UI team 
• Build, test, deploy and maintains front-end code for accessible web pages and applications in HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript and jQuery 
• Manage projects and coordinate with other stakeholders 
• Participate in project planning and estimating 
• Works tightly with other members of the team 
• Significant JavaScript knowledge 
• Significant jQuery knowledge 
• Experience with XML and JSON 
• Experience using JavaScript and jQuery with server side technology 
• Expert knowledge of HTML5 and CSS3 
• Expert knowledge of accessibility and WCAG2 AA compliance 
Preferred Skills:*
• Understands and enthusiastically embraces philosophies like Web Standards, Semantic markup and good programming practices 
• Has created their own independent projects or contributed to open source projects 
• Is active in the local or national web design and development community 
• PHP experience 
• Drupal experience 
• Mobile web development 
• Mobile development on native platforms (iOS, Android) 
• 5+ years of professional experience in web development or a related field.