Senior Frontend Engineer:
San Francisco, California | Direct Hire
Position Title: Senior Frontend Engineer
Position Description: Protingent Staffing has an exciting direct hire opportunity with our client in San Francisco California for an experienced Frontend Engineer.
We are looking for a Front-End Web Developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. You will work with the Head of Design and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how our website (desktop and mobile) and internal dashboard looks and functions.
- Develop new user-facing features
- Build reusable code and libraries for future use
- Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
- Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
- Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
- Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
- Ensure that our mobile and desktop website integrate with all necessary social media platforms
- Help develop VIDY’ s SEO strategy
- Build and maintain internal dashboard and tools used to feature VIDY content
- Three or more years experience as a senior front-end engineer
- Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
- Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
- Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
- Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image
- Familiarity with tools such as as Gimp or Photoshop is a plus
- Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
- Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
- Strong understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them
About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.