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UI Developer- Direct Hire- $70k- Clearwater in Pinellas Park, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/2/2018

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Job Description

*lcoal candidates ONLY*
*no c2c or sponsorship*

Vaco is looking for a UI Developer for our client in Clearwater.

As a UI Developer, you will be a key member of the User Experience team. You will exercise your expertise in engineering, architecture, and design, to create the necessary front-end templates, components and prototypes to support the implementation of the user interface. To be successful in this role it requires you to be able to be a code ninja that understands good design.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with design and development teams to deliver engaging desktop and mobile user interfaces (20%)
  • Use critical thinking skills to solve difficult and sometimes ambiguous problems (10%)
  • Develop responsive pixel perfect prototypes using HTML, CSS and JavaScript for use on various devices in various environments (30%)
  • Provide support to the rest of the web development team by converting mockups and wireframes into clean and easy to maintain reusable HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Maintain and write new JavaScript and jQuery (5%)
  • Validate / test for 508 compliancy and cross-browser / platform / device compatibility (5%)
  • Write clean, maintainable, and reusable code and assist in maintaining and optimizing frameworks, libraries and plugins (5%)

Other Duties & Responsibilities :

  • Additional duties as assigned
  • Meets attendance and punctuality standards

Experience :

  • 1 to 3 Years of relevant work experience.

Education & Certifications :

  • Bachelor's Degree preferred.
  • Associate Degree required.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

* Experience with Angular preferred

* Experience with SASS and Grunt/Gulp

* Experience with GIT and/or TFS repositories

* Knowledge of Atomic Design Methodology desireable

* Experience conducting user testing and interviews desireable

* Knowledge of InVision or other prototyping tools preferred

* Able to work with Adobe Illustrator, Sketch, and/or other design tools

* Able to professionally interact with business stakeholders to understand their needs and translate those into design and code