Front-End Software Developer in Richmond, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

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Job Description

We are looking for individuals who are passionate about building innovative solutions that enhance user and business workflows and processes through quality and efficiency to join their development team. We are looking for a Front End Developer to join one of our Agile teams responsible for implementing designs, development, support and maintenance of multiple applications used to support business functions. Individuals should have the ability to deliver assigned tasks that bring business value that corresponds directly to the team's roadmap and vision for their software solutions.


  • Collaborate with the UI/UX Designer, Product Owners, stakeholders and development teams to implement visual elements designed to streamline workflows and improve efficiency.
  • Support the Agile team's development efforts towards successful project delivery by delivering high-quality code and solutions that meet business requirements.
  • Contribute to the architecture and design plans of applications/services to ensure they align with IT and business strategies while providing innovative solutions that support workflow quality and efficiency.
  • Participate in the research and evaluation of alternative solutions to meet business needs.
  • Adhere to established standards pertaining to coding, testing, and methodology.
  • Identify opportunities for efficiencies (e.g., reduce duplicate code, processes, etc.)
  • Collaborate with other team members, technical resources, and business stakeholders to plan, design, develop, test, and maintain business applications.
  • Deliver on assigned tasks in a timely manner.
  • Participate in ceremonies to promote the Agile environment.


  • Experience in the following technologies: HTML, CSS, AngularJS/Angular 6+, JavaScript, Node.js, JSON
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, technology or related field preferred
  • 3+ years experience as a front-end developer
  • 2+ years experience with AWS and/or AWS Certified Developer preferred
  • Effective collaboration, knowledge sharing, customer-focus, and innovation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to stay current with the latest trends and technologies and identify opportunities to add business value
  • Experience with GitLab, CloudFormation, Confluence and Jira tools, as well as CI/CD and Agile methodologies preferred