Randstad Javascript Developer - React in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Javascript Developer - React

job details:

  • location:Minneapolis, MN

  • date posted:Tuesday, February 5, 2019

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:669226

job description

Javascript Developer - React

job summary:

Have you been around the block as a software engineer, mastered the basics, and are looking for a challenge to refine your front-end engineering skills. Would you like to improve people's lives by creating products that communicate financial information in an intuitive and digestible way. Do you enjoy trying out new technologies and having a voice in directly influencing internal standards. As a Senior Front-end Engineer here in Downtown Minneapolis, 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.

location: Minneapolis, Minnesota

job type: Contract

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors

responsibilities:

Responsibilities

  • 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.

  • Create products that communicate financial information in an intuitive and digestible way.

  • Work side-by-side with a diverse team of developers who hold a passion for their craft.

  • Write and maintain quality documentation.

  • Help influence internal standards.

  • Participate in code reviews and mentor more junior engineers.

qualifications:

Required Experience

  • Front End development experience

  • Experience developing web applications

  • Experience integrating multiple aspects of design requirements, including platform support, scalability, services integrations, and framework suitability

  • Strong object-oriented and/or functional programming skills

  • Experience writing and maintaining quality documentation

  • Experience using modern build processes using preprocessors, transpilers, and package managers (e.g. webpack, bower, yarn, etc.)

  • Experience writing plain JavaScript fluently and efficiently

  • Experience with application development, from ideation to delivery to support, using ECMA Script specification and modern frameworks outside of jQuery

  • Experience apply programming paradigms to code (functional, object-oriented, etc.)

  • Experience with Modern Frameworks like React

  • Experience working within an Agile environment

skills: Skills

  • Coaching and mentoring skills

  • Ability to clearly communicate concepts to non-technical partners in addition to technical peers

  • Ability to take initiative, ask questions, and request help when necessary

  • Ability to actively participate in code reviews and mentor more junior engineers

  • Ability to summarize code problems succinctly using correct terminology

  • Experience with development on high visibility public websites

  • Experience working within larger corporate teams

  • Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills

  • Familiarity with and implementation knowledge of test-driven and behavior-driven development concepts

  • Ability to view large, complex problems as opportunities for growth

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