Lead Front End Developer -REMOTE

Job title: Lead Front End Developer -REMOTE
Contract type: Freelance
Location: New York
Discipline: Technology
Remote: Yes
Reference: 411901
Contact name: Cory Rivard
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

Length of Contract: 3 months


Client Overview: Our client is an ad agency with an uncommon combination of strategy, creativity and technology.

Position Overview: As the Front-End Web Developer, you will be responsible for creating all front-end deliverables, such as user stories, wireframes, user personas, and site maps. You will also be responsible for partnering directly with clients to achieve their goals and present strategic solutions.


  • Understanding of modern JS and CSS best practices
  • SCSS mastery
  • Experience with ES6, react and modern build systems
  • Maintains a deep understanding and experienced with re-usable style systems
  • Experienced developing custom grid based layouts and implementing existing frameworks
  • Strong understanding of cross browser style inconsistencies and solutions
  • Strong grasp of flexbox and CSS grid
  • Dev team leadership experience with a small to medium sized team
  • Knowledge of pull request review process, and Git flow best practices
  • Understanding of responsive design systems
  • Experience creating component/style libraries

Key Qualifications:

  • 3- years of practice in front-end development 
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent training/work experience
  • Knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript
  • Proficiency with JavaScript frameworks such as jQuery, Backbone, Angular, Ember, etc.
  • Understanding of CMS systems 
  • Fluency in developing responsive websites using a CSS framework (eg, Bootstrap, Foundation, SUSY, Singularity)
  • Understanding of CSS preprocessors such as SASS or LESS
  • Experience using files from Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, or Reflow to develop the front-end User Interface
  • An inquisitive mind, strong problem-solving skills, a genuine curiosity about advances in technology, and motivation to deliver not just good—but great—work
  • Understanding of version control software (GIT or SVN), bug tracking, and build and deployment methodologies
  • An understanding of visual design principles, user-centered design, and information architecture best practices
  • Sufficient knowledge, training, and experience to successfully deliver production-ready code without requiring much instruction from others
  • An online portfolio or Github account of projects that demonstrate your coding expertise
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