Ref No.: 16-01240
Location: Hoffman Estates, Illinois
003- Front-end Developer (3 positions)
Location : 1 - IL - Hoffman Estates




Role Summary
The Front-end Developer will be part of Distributed Applications and positioned to bring critical web
design/development skills to key web redesign initiatives. This role will partner with Sr. Java Developers,
Architects, Analyts, Marketing and other stakeholders to deliver customer facing website, web applications
and mobile solutions, by designing and developing front end markup, and styles. Successful candidate will
be able to translate requirements, best practices, usability guidelines and technical development standards
into innovative user interface solutions.

Essential Responsibilities
· Design and develop front end markup, leveraging standards and technology advancements in the
market
· Strong partnership with Java developers and Sr. Java developers to create solutions that adapt to the
technology roadmaps
· Create and communicate design deliverables such as site maps, wireframes and comps that adhere
to branding guidelines and meet customer needs
· Contribute and maintain front end markup standards and guidelines
· Enhance existing sites and applications to improve usability, simplify and improve customer
experience
· Liaison with corporate teams to keep all policies and guidelines up to date
· Constantly assess, evaluate, and integrate best practices and industry innovations in web design
· Collaborates with Project Managers, functional subject matter experts, and IT Application Leaders to
define and execute on application changes

Desired Characteristics
- Dojo, Jquery, Backbone, Underscore, Bootstrap, RequireJs
- Experience with Geospatial realizations in a big plus
· Minimum of 5 years of experience in website design & site development
· Knowledge of IT systems and technology
· Able to consistently develop clean, semantic, valid markup
· Excellent design and development skills as demonstrated by having implemented successful projects
· Must be highly independent and motivated and be equipped to support multiple initiatives
simultaneously
· Proficient in latest versions of HTML / XHTML / CSS with a solid foundation in Javascript, experience
with JavaScript frameworks, unobtrusive Javascript techniques / progressive enhancement
· Capable user of graphics programs such as Photoshop
· Experience following web trends in design, functionality and technology
· Familiar with other facets of interactive design & development, ie: video
· Knowledge and experience with web standards and multi-browser compatibility
· Strong ability to work across functional teams, including designers, developers, marketers, and
business teams
· Attention to detail and relentlessly pursue excellence in producing quality deliverables