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UI Front-end Developer
Ref No.: 20-01736
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Austin, Texas
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 04/27/2020 to 01/29/2021

Genesis10 is seeking a UI/Front-End Developer in Austin, TX for a 6-12- month contract position.



This is an opening for an experienced Front-End Developer to work within the Online Communications team at our client, which partners with our Marketing, Communications, and IT teams to create user friendly digital experiences. The front-end developer will play an integral role in ensuring Client websites and digital platforms are built and evolve with the future in mind.

SKILLS NEEDED:
Driven by the desire to continuously improve how and why we do things, with an eye toward future proofing digital experiences
Relishes the opportunity to take what's been done and turn it on its side all while respecting dependencies and integrations
Quickly understands how things are, how they can be, and how we can get there
Writes top-notch code with attention to details
Confident in creating features and fixing bugs
Has full stack experience that includes front end design and development an understanding how to integrate with back end needs
Builds relationships with tech and non-tech clients across the organization
Has a UI/UX first approach when developing code

ESSENTIAL DUTIES
Play a key role in web development for CLIENT's digital assets, primarily websites, from layout to function.
Build prototypes and responsive websites that adhere to design specs while also being functionally optimized.
Understand how to develop for accessibility compliance.
Proactively assess situations and formulate necessary and timely solutions to achieve desired results.
Ensure UX/UI designs are technically sound and feasible.
Contribute to design system by creating reusable code and libraries for future use.
Develop new user-facing features that are optimized for maximum speed and scalability.
Expert knowledge and administration expertise for related development software, including Content Management Systems.
Report and communicate effectively to development lead with status
Coordinate with design, content management, project management and other project resources including IT and communications consultants.


Proactively contribute to requirements gathering, definition and documentation
Solve needs by looking at the big picture and how it relates to the current project


QUALIFICATIONS
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Proficient experience with JavaScript, jQuery, HTML5, CSS3
Ability to act as key player in direct teams and larger cross-functional teams
Ability to test and troubleshoot for cross-browser compatibility
Proficient in responsive and accessible design and best practices, grid frameworks, and brand compliance.
Creative, detail-oriented contributor who can propose sustainable solutions to business challenges.
Solid understanding of SEO best practices and how to adhere to them, including server-side configurations, canonicals, structured content, and SERPs.
Experience with .NET and REST APIs.
Strong OO design and implementation using C#
Experience with TFS or other version control system
Experience with Bootstrap, Flexbox, SASS, LESS, etc.
Good understanding of JSON and XML.
Comfortable using Adobe Photoshop and Adobe XD
Familiarity with agile and waterfall methodology, with an understanding of how to apply each or create a hybrid approach based on project and client.
Understanding of front- and back-end frameworks (MVC, Angular, React, Vue)
Experience with templating engines for JavaScript (Mustache, Handlebars)
Strong verbal and written communication.
Passion for learning new technologies and skills.
Strong understanding of the implications of embedding and connecting cloud and enterprise platforms and apps with secure and public websites.
Solid understanding of latest web techniques in security, state management, client-side storage, caching, bundling, etc.
Experience using FetchXML to retrieve data from various sources
Working experience in SQL Server database
Experience integrating 3rd solutions into a project
The following skills are highly desired: o Experience developing for Kentico or other CMS platforms.
o Understanding of version control and how to implement
o Ability to assess current-day setup and move toward a more future-proof setup
o Understanding of CRM's role in personalization for web content
o Understanding of marketing analytics tracking and retargeting tools.

Education and Experience
Bachelor's degree or related experience
5+ years related experience

If you are a qualified candidate interested in this opportunity, please apply.

About Genesis10:
Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives. If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you. Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations. We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement project after project. To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at www.genesis10.com.
"Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V