We are looking for a Full Stack Developer with STRONG Front-End Web Developer with primary experience in building eCommerce websites and / or web portals. We seek a motivated individual who can effectively as well in the office as well as, work from home setting, while collaborating with team members all over the USA and overseas.
The developer should have the ability to bridge the gaps between coding, design and client requirements from exact specifications or examples.
Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code within the framework that will produce visual elements of the application. Working with backend systems and other development teams to integrate web functions with APIs and external data sources, working with team members to identify and eliminate usability issues, maintaining and creating websites on a variety of platforms, and the ability to create or maintain custom web softwares including infrastructure and framework as well front end web interfaces as is necessary for our custom applications, such as a customer portal.
Develop new user-facing features
Develop and Maintain Custom Web Software Platforms Such as a Customer Portal
Ensure all development is 100% responsive for all devices
Build reusable code and libraries for future use whenever possible
Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs, work with designer to identify limitations of designs and potential solutions
Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to live environments and sensitive data is kept secure
Collaborate with other team members, project manager and stakeholders online and over Slack daily
Maintenance and Monitoring of API Connections required for functionality on clients websites
Update progress in a task management solution such as Asana
Skills & Qualification + Technologies
REACT Experience Required
Graph QL - Preferred
Webpack - Plus
Type script - Plus
Tacyons - Plus
HTML5 & CSS4
Front End Frameworks Experience
Experience with CSS Preprocessors such as LESS and SASS
Experience with RESTful Services and APIs
Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
Responsive and Mobile Design
Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
Experience with Content Management Systems and E-commerce Platforms such as VTEX, Magento, Shopify, Big Commerce, PrestaShop and WooCommerce
Methodical Testing and Debugging
Proficient understanding of Git and Version Control Systems
Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that applications will adhere and not interfere with SEO best practices.
Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as Gimp or Photoshop is a plus.
Experience with Zeplin.io a plus