Front End Developer (US)

Apex Systems

JOB DESCRIPTION

THIS IS A 6 MONTH CONTRACT TO HIRE function

THIS POSITION WILL SIT 100% REMOTE

THE CLIENT DOES NOT SPONSOR VISA

PLEASE ONLY APPLY TO this function IF YOU DO NOT REQUIRE SPONSORSHIP TO WORK IN THE US

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

You will lead all phases of front end development providing innovative solutions for both internal employees and external member-facing projects. You will lead practiced team members and work closely with business clients and UI designers to analyze user requirements, design and code applications, and customize commercial software packages.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) majors, or 4+ years of equivalent work practice in IT
  • 6+ years of software development practice
  • At least 2 years practice in JavaScript, JavaScript Frameworks such as React or Angular, CSS3, and HTML5
  • At least 1-2 years practice in Java J2EE and Web Services (Restful and SOAP)
  • Proficient knowledge of code versioning tools, such as GIT
  • knowledge of cross-browser compatibility issues

PREFERRED

  • practice working in an Agile development environment
  • practice developing responsive applications
  • practice with one or more of the following technologies:
  • Wicket
  • XML and JSON

DESIRED CHARACTERISTICS

USAA Front End Developers create innovative solutions that impact our members and employees. Collectively, we are:

  • Curious and excited by new ideas
  • Energized by a fast-paced environment
  • Able to understand and translate business needs into leading-edge technology
  • Comfortable working as part of a connected team, but self-motivated
  • Community-focused, dependable and committed
  • Exceptionally detail-oriented