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Metro Detroit, MI, United States, North America
Career Level:
Mid Career (2+ years of experience)
Job type:
Full time
Apply before:
06 Nov, 2017

Front End Software Engineer

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Our client is an online marketplace specializing in aftermarket parts and DIY help for home, outdoor, and professional equipment. They are looking for an energetic software craftsman who will be an integral part of their Agile cross-functional digital development team. You will convert innovative designs to an immersive customer experience that is simple and responsive yet meets customer requirements. The developer would proactively participate in all steps of user experience design and implementation to provide early feedback and ensure alignment with stakeholders. This position provides the opportunity to work the with latest technologies: ReactJS and Redux

The following are high level requirements for the role:    

  • 3+ years of experience with JavaScript
  • 1+ years of experience with JavaScript frameworks (ReactJS, backbone.js, node.js, angularJS1.x)
  • Experience creating responsive websites


  • Create and maintain responsive ecommerce websites by converting wireframes/ designs (PSDs) to front end code.
  • Apply styling elements utilizing HTML, CSS, & JavaScript to web properties
  • Become highly knowledgeable and competent in ReactJS and the client’s codebase
  • Utilize Git to maintain source code versioning
  • Update web properties to achieve SEO best practices
  • Develop web designs with UX designers and provide user experience feedback to enrich the recommended design
  • Work with a variety of stakeholders, e.g., Scrum master, UX designers and back-end developers to align on and accomplish deliverables
  • Works closely with the development team to support development tools & methodologies


  • 1-3 years of experience utilizing JavaScript frameworks (ReactJS, Backbone.js, AngularJS 1.x)
  • 3+ years JavaScript experience; strong JavaScript skills preferred
  • 1-3 years of experience in creating web pages for a large-scale site or brand.
  • Experience in working in an Agile project team a big plus
  • Design skills (creative development, branding) a plus, but not essential.
  • Expert knowledge HTML 5, JavaScript, JQuery, Bootstrap 3, CSS and W3C standards
  • Working knowledge of MVC frameworks
  • Understanding of coding principles such as Object oriented programming preferred
  • Deep understanding of SEO concepts and implementation in web development
  • Excellent communications and prioritization skills

Job keywords/tags:  JavaScript , React , Redux , Front-End , Developer , Software Engineer , Programmer