Job Description

Reference # : 18-00206Title : Senior User Interface Software Engineer
Location : Reston, VA
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : Start Date : 02/01/2018
Description
Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident

The client is partnered with a higher education institution in their search for an enthusiastic and creative Senior User Interface Software Engineer with AWS experience for a contract to hire position located in Reston, VA. Manager will require an onsite, Face-to-Face interview.

The Senior UI Software Engineer must be an expert in HTML , CSS 2 and 3, JavaScript, and have significant knowledge of integration with backend AWS systems. The Software Engineer must also have experience with large enterprise software projects, from conception to delivery to testing.

The applications are built in Node.JS and React.

MUST HAVE SKILLS:
-HTML, CSS 2, CSS 3, JavaScript, Node.JS, React.JS, and AWS

REQUIRED SKILLS:
  • 5+ years of professional experience in web development or a related field
  • Expert knowledge of HTML5 and CSS3
  • Proficiency with Node.JS
  • Familiarity with building service APIs with node.js
  • Must have experience with Buildout of single page JavaScript applications with frameworks such as React or Angular. React is highly preferred
  • Significant OO JavaScript knowledge
  • Experience with XML, JSON and YAML formats
  • Experience using JavaScript with client and server side technology
  • Must have created several web applications from the ground up.
  • Must know how to use and modify CSS frameworks such as Bootstrap.
  • Experience building AWS applications.
  • Expert knowledge of accessibility and WCAG2 AA compliance
PREFERRED SKILLS:
Fair knowledge of data structures, algorithms and designing for performance.
Mobile development for web and on native platforms (iOS, Android)
React.js
Grunt
AWS Microservices RDS, Lambda, S3, DynamoDb

INTERVIEW REQUIREMENTS:
Must be able to solve problems on a white board using hand-written pseudo-code (HTML, CSS, and JavaScript)
Must be able to demonstrate understanding of advanced HTML and CSS, and advanced JavaScript functions without needing a computer for reference

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