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Direct Hire in Seattle! Sr. Website Front-End Dev, JavaScript, HTML, HTTP, REST, AJAX

Coby C.
CCollver
Redmond, WA
Post #: 2
Website Front-End Developer (Sr. Level Experience)
JavaScript, Guru, HTML, HTTP, Rest, AJAX


Volt Technical Resources has a Web Developer position open in Seattle, WA for our Web Technologies Client. They are an industry leading mobile-web connected services platform for Mobile Operators, Device Makers and Retailers to seamlessly deliver a new generation of real-time consumer, social and device management software services on open mobile phones. Today the company supports BlackBerry, S60 and Windows Mobile, which represent approximately 75% of the smartphones being sold in the market.

About Our Client: This company is a privately held company headquartered in Seattle, Washington, USA. The company is backed by investors who built the wireless and technology industries at McCaw Cellular, Western Wireless, Voicestream, Nextel, China Unicom, and Microsoft; and by Best Buy Capital, the strategic investment arm of the largest consumer retailer, Best Buy.

Your Job Responsibilities:

This company has a cross platform solution designed to position the company to become the trusted source for helping people get the most of their mobile phone experience. You will have the opportunity to work on an upcoming release and take ownership of key areas as part of a great team.

You have the ability to craft an interaction until it becomes second nature to the user. The desire to get it correct on every major browser - they don't support IE 6 or 7 :) You have an innate feel for what makes an application a pleasure to use and the tenacity and dedication to deliver that experience. You build applications that work and look great on a wide variety of window sizes, font sizes and screen resolutions.

This is a Direct Hire position in Seattle, WA and offered through Volt Technical Resources, also located in Redmond, WA. We are among the largest IT Staffing Companies in the US for Contingent/Temporary, Temp to Hire and Direct Hire placements, and support many of the top rated IT Companies in the Pacific Northwest.

Requirements:
You speak perfection, but also understand the principles of good enough and the point of diminishing returns. Delivery matters. Hitting the deadline sometimes means making compromises. You pick your battles and make the smart trade-offs between perfection and shipping. You will have extensive experience developing web applications using object oriented JavaScript, in addition to having a strong understanding of loose coupling, functional programming, API design, code maintenance issues, naming conventions, source control, etc. Mastery of design tools and exquisite taste are a must.

Website Front-End Developer (Sr. Level Experience) Qualifications:


  • Several years of proven Front-end Development experience on multiple projects and a passion for UI.

  • Guru-level client-side Object Oriented JavaScript skills.

  • Strong AJAX, DOM, Event Handling, DHTML and JavaScript Frameworks (preferably jQuery and Backbone.js).

  • Familiar with event-driven Programming/Observer Patterns.

  • Strong understanding of HTTP, REST.

  • Advanced experience to write CSS and HTML and JavaScript from scratch.

  • Experience with Cross-Platform Cross-Browser Development.

  • Experience with Unit Testing, preferably JavaScript Unit Testing.


Bonus Skills (Nice to Have for this Position!):

  • Experience in securing Web Services.

  • Experience in building Reusable Libraries and Components.

  • Experience in Silverlight Development.

  • Understanding or experience in integration with BizTalk.

  • Server side web app development experience in Ruby/Rails or PHP.

  • Experience working on Agile teams.

  • Experience using Cloud Services.

  • MySQL.

  • Experience with HTML5, CSS3, and latest features of JavaScript.

  • Experience creating mobile web apps and optimizing web sites for mobile.


How to Apply: Please email me resume and reference the following job number and job title in your subject line to ensure it gets routed to the correct Recruiter to readily discuss this job with you: 294222SGB - Sr. Website Front-End Dev, JavaScript, HTML, HTTP, REST, AJAX and include the website name where you saw this posting listed.

Our Recruiter will initiate a phone call to you and give you immediate consideration should your resume meet the job requirements. Please rest assured that if your resume matches what is reflected in this job posting, you should receive a phone call from a Volt Recruiter to discuss this position with you.

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions. We offer our Workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and re-deployment assistance.

Volt is a publicly owned Corporation with shares trading on the over-the-counter market: http://www.otcmarkets...­ under the trading symbol "VISI". To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com...­ and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com...­

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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