Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Front End Web developer with a strong focus on Javascript – San Francisco, CA

Members of the Front End Development team are expected to create valid and standards-compliant code that focuses on delivering the best possible user experience to all of our customers.

Minimum Technical Qualifications
• HTML, XHTML, and CSS – Candidate must be able to hand-code to standards without error. Candidate also must possess a deep understanding of keeping code, content, and presentation separated.
• Object-oriented JavaScript Programming – Candidate’s experience must include class creation, object instantiation and inheritance. Candidate should also have extensive experience with JavaScript frameworks, preferably YUI or Ext JS.
• Cross-Browser Support – Candidate must have experience building web applications that support an array of web browsers (Internet Explorer 6, 7 & 8; Firefox; Safari)
• Web Accessibility – Candidate must have thorough knowledge of building web applications that meet Accessibility standards. Experience with WCAG 1.0 and Section 508 are a requirement. Knowledge of WCAG 2.0 and ARIA are a plus.
• Java Server Pages – Candidate must have experience developing dynamic web applications in a JSP environment. Candidate must understand the best practices that allow for a clean separation of presentation layer markup and style from the business logic of an application. Experience building custom tag libraries is a plus.

Required Skills
• Strong communication – A large part of the candidate’s role will be to effectively communicate the importance of standards and best practices to both technical (web application development teams) and non-technical (project management) audiences.
• Strong teamwork – The candidate will be expected to contribute to frameworks and code libraries that we use to standardize our code deliverables. As such the candidate must be able to work closely with other contributors to ensure that their code contributions meet team standards.

1 comment:

  1. Hi Collin,
    This is Shankar from NESS Technology India Bangalore. We are looking for few Snr UI Developer with Advanced JS, OOJS, CSS expereince. If you could help me to refer some people, it will be great help.