itContracing are currently seeking applications for a Front End Developer. This is a permanent position based onsite with our client in Carlow.
The successful candidate will join our client’s Software Development team and be mainly responsible for the translation of UI / UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application.
You will work with our client’s UI / UX Designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.
Implement responsible web design principles to ensure that our client’s company website renders well across multiple devices
Design a framework for creating user apps that grows with the needs of the company
Monitor website performance, watch for traffic drops related to site usability problems and rectify the issues optimizing maximum speed and scalability
Develop new user-facing features and build reusable code and libraries for future use
Ensure the technical feasibility of UI / UX designs
Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back end
Responsible for the design of user experience and user interface solutions for new and existing features for the existing portfolio of applications for a business area
Responsible for communication and collaboration with key stakeholders in the delivery of user experience and user interface solutions
Bachelor’s Degree in computer science is preferred, or equivalent relevant business experience
2-4 years’ experience of SASS
2-3 years’ experience of Vue.js
3-4 years’ experience of JS Framework (e.g. KnockoutJS, AngularJS, BackboneJS, ReactJS)
4 years’ experience of accessibility and GIT / TFS or other version control
4 years’ experience of build tool experience (e.g. Webpack, Gulp, Grunt, npm) and experience in reading Photoshop / In Vision / Sketch
Clearly demonstrates analytical ability and critical thinking skills
Takes a logical, analytical approach to problem solving and pays close attention to detail
Experience with Agile Development methodologies
Self-motivated and results oriented
Candidates must be eligible to work in Ireland or currently hold a Stamp 4 Visa to apply.
For more information please apply here or contact David White in itContracting directly.
Evros / itContracting is an equal opportunity employer who seeks to recruit and appoint the best available person for a job regardless of marital / civil partnership status, sex (including pregnancy), age, religion, belief, race, nationality and ethnic or national origin, colour, sexual orientation or disability.
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