Reference # 18-01924 Title Senior Front End Developer
Location Scottsdale, ARIZONA
Position Type
Experience Level
Start Date / End Date 01-01-2019 --- 28-06-2019
Description The Sr. Front End Developer serves as a lead technical resource on the Digital Solutions team (Web & Mobile) and participates in all phases of the development life cycle. The Sr. Front End Developer will analyze complex business and technical problems and shape and deliver Republic's new e-commerce platform. The Sr. Front End Developer analyzes, configures and tunes the front end web application and is considered the subject matter expert on web technologies. The Sr. Front End Developer also enforces software development standards and mentors less experienced developers.

PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES:

Leads the development of Republic's next generation of web applications to support internal and external customers.

Builds web applications that are heavily dependent on APIs.

Designs and develops new web modules that can be re-used throughout the Company.

Works cross-functionally with various Republic teams including Integration, QA, Operations, and the Business to drive forward results.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.

Experience with agile software development methodologies (Scrum, Kanban).

In depth understanding of e-commerce and experience in developing highly transactional, mission critical applications.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in software development, information systems, or an equivalent technical environment, including previous experience in leading the development of highly transactional, mission critical applications in environments/architectures for multi-user systems.

Experience in all aspects of the software development lifecycle, including design, functional and technical requirements, coding, debugging, testing, release and operational support.

Deep understanding of object-oriented programming methodologies.

Experience with software development best practices, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing and operations.

OTHER KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

Exceptional analytical skills.

Exceptional verbal, written and listening skills.

Exceptional interpersonal skills and demeanor.

Advanced proficiency with the following technologies:

Native JavaScript

Front end web technologies, including Typescript, JavaScript (ES6 or ES7), AngularJS (6+), Node v8, Bootstrap, CSS3 and HTML5

Web development tools and frameworks, including:

CSS preprocessing, e.g. LESS

Front end build tools, e.g. Gulp, Grunt

JavaScript testing frameworks, e.g. Jasmine, Karma

Front end components, e.g. Bower

JavaScript compression and minification, e.g. Uglify

Developer/Build tools, including GIT and Jenkins

Code analysis tools such as PMD, Checkstyle, Findbugs and Sonar.

Experience consuming RESTful web services.

Understanding of web performance optimization techniques.

Experience integrating with Content Management Systems such as Drupal.

Experience deploying to cloud platforms such as AWS and Heroku.