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Developer/Programmer - Senior Front-End Engineer
Ref No.: 18-01757
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 09/24/2018
Senior Front-end Engineer

As a Senior Front-end Engineer in the Interactive Marketing department at Ameriprise Financial, you would have the opportunity to rewrite legacy web applications, uplift existing code bases, build new JavaScript components, and interact with both internal and external APIs to directly influence the financial well-being of millions of people.

Does this sound like you?
  • You take large, complex problems as opportunities for growth.
  • You would love to work side-by-side with a diverse team of developers who hold a passion for their craft.
  • You enjoy reading about, learning, and playing with new technologies in your spare time, whether at home, local meetup groups, or in the larger technology world.

What kind of interpersonal experience, knowledge, and skills do I need?
  • 1+ years of experience working within an Agile environment
  • The ability to clearly communicate concepts to non-technical partners in addition to technical peers
  • The courage to take initiative, ask questions, and request help when necessary
  • A willingness to actively participate in code reviews and mentor more junior engineers
  • The ability and desire to write and maintain quality documentation

What kind of technical experience, knowledge, and skills do I need?
  • A bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience, or demonstrable equivalence, developing web applications
  • 2+ years of experience creating and modifying modern build processes using preprocessors, transpilers, and package managers (e.g. webpack, bower, yarn, etc.)
  • 1+ years of experience integrating multiple aspects of design requirements, including platform support, scalability, services integrations, and framework suitability
  • 1+ years of direct experience with application development, from ideation to delivery to support, using ECMA Script specification and modern frameworks outside of jQuery
  • A demonstrated ability to write plain JavaScript fluently and efficiently

What experience, knowledge, and skills would be an added bonus?
  • 1+ years of experience working within larger corporate teams
  • 1+ years of experience developing on high visibility public websites
  • Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Strong object-oriented and/or functional programming skills
  • Familiarity with and implementation knowledge of test-driven and behavior-driven development concepts

For more information please contact Ken Rosado at 952-223-0239.

Since 1995, iTech Solutions Inc., has been providing IT Consulting and Direct Hire Services to the Insurance, Financial, Communications, Manufacturing  and Government sectors with local offices in Connecticut, Minnesota, Colorado,  Massachusetts, Tennessee, North Carolina, and New Jersey / Pennsylvania area. 

Our recruiting strategy is simple, if you want to find qualified IT professionals then use IT professionals to find them.   So at iTech Solutions,  our personnel are all career IT professionals with a wide range of IT experience.  We can honestly say our staff understands the technologies, the complexities of finding and selecting the appropriate personnel and the pressures of running successful IT projects.  

Employer will not sponsor applicants for any employment visas, at hiring or in the future, including but not limited to H-1B visas. Corp-to-Corp or subcontract personnel will not be considered for this position.