JavaScript Engineer

New York
Oct 13, 2016
Oct 21, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
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Job Description:

Are you a JavaScript Engineer? Are you motivated to combine the art of programming with beautiful design? Responsibilities will include implementing visual elements and their behaviors with user interactions. You will also be bridging the gap between the visual elements and the server-side infrastructure, taking an active role on both sides, and defining how the application looks and functions. Responsibilities. Develop new user-facing features. Build reusable code and libraries for future use. Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs. Optimize applications for maximum speed and scalability. Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to backend services. Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders. Skills. Strong understanding of JavaScript, its quirks, and workarounds. Basic understanding of web markup, including HTML5 and CSS3. Good understanding of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks such as AngularJS, KnockoutJS, BackboneJS, ReactJS, DurandalJS etc. Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX. Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around such issues. Familiarity with JavaScript module loaders, such as Require.js and AMD. Familiarity with frontend build tools, such as Grunt and Gulp.js Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git. Good understanding of browser rendering behavior and performance