Category: Web Development

04
Feb

Front End Web Developer w/ Design – San Jose, CA

Job Title: Front End Web Developer w/Design
Job Location: San Jose, CA
Start Date: 2/10/14
Job Type: Contract/W2

My client is looking for an experienced web developer with visual design chops and an ability to define and drive big ideas to join it’s Buyer Experience Web Dev team.

What You’ll Do:
This Web Developer will build new features as well as end-to-end web sites. The candidate will think on their feet in a fast-paced environment while working with a team. The Web Developer will express their own ideas for enhancing the overall Buyer Experience.

What You’ll Need:
The ideal candidate will have e-commerce and/or product design experience and will be able to showcase examples of their prior work. This person will be a self-sufficient, seasoned web developer with great communication skills.
– Jquery or some other library but also a clear understanding of native JS
– Experience working with APIs
– html5/Css3
– Photoshop
– Version control (git, svn, cvs or other)
– Self-starter mentality
– Proactive communication skills
– Work well individually yet still be able to work collaboratively with a team

What Will Make You A Rock Star:
– Experience with Web Services, XML, SOAP, Ajax
– Experience working with a high volume/visitor website in commerce.
– Experience with preprocessors – SCSS, LESS
– Experience with Node production tools: Grunt, Bower
– Familiarity with the following concepts:
– convention over configuration
– separation of concerns

To apply, send your resume and portfolio link to: John.Lindauer@akraya.com.

13
Jan

Web / Front End Software Developer

Job Title: Web / Front End Software Developer
Start Date: 1/20/14
Duration: 12-Months
Location: Scottsdale, AZ
Job Type: Contract / W2

Job Description:
Our client, a leading, household-name in the ePayments industry, is looking for a uniquely talented web software development engineer to create a new web front end for a merchant monitoring system. As a member of the merchant monitoring team, your responsibilities will include web flow strategy, front end architecture, working with the back end architecture team, along with design and development of the web interface. In addition, we are looking for expertise in user experience (UX) design including look-and-feel of the customer experience.

The successful candidate will produce clear, simple, extensible, well-communicated and well-documented architecture design and implementations. In addition, the candidate will be an expert in numerous front-end technologies including JavaScript, CSS, HTML, REST APIs, front-end frameworks such as Angular, EmberJS, etc. Also preferred – but not required – are comfort with full-stack JavaScript with NodeJS, and experience in team collaboration teams with GitHub.

Our client’s project is about creating a holistic merchant monitoring solution that provides Real-Time Monitoring Service for Merchants and Partners who want to closely monitor Payment Processing.

In this role, a typical work day would include working closely with Architects to understand backend architecture in order to efficiently architect, design, and implement the fron- end web interface. In addition, this person will be working with product managers and other engineers to design a slick and simple look-and-feel web design.

What You’ll Need:
– Modern Javascript/HTML/CSS skills
– Current JS practices and libraries (i.e. jQuery, YUI, Ember.js, etc.)
– Expertise in semantic HTML, HTML5, CSS3, Responsive web design.
– Experience building web applications and designing web pages for large companies
– Know-how when it comes to building apps involving flows and interactions using RESTful APIs
– Strong interpersonal and communication skills
– Self-driven and passionate
– Desire to work as a team and not be a solo artist.

For more info, please contact John Lindauer at john.lindauer@akraya.com