Front-end Architect

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November 14, 2017

Front-end Architect

Front-end Architect
Seattle, WA

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We are looking for a talented Front End Architect who is serious about their craft to join our Seattle team.   As one of the fastest growing companies in the US, we are leading the world in experience-driven application development.  We have spent over a decade refining our methodology that combines deep user insight with collaborative design and development to create meaningful user experiences and innovative software for the world’s greatest brands.  Our work is being recognized by many including Gartner who stated “The perspective and processes we are focusing on and perfecting will, over time, become standard operating procedure for any application development project.”   Our team is passionate about user centric design and development.  We enjoy working together to share our expertise and solve our client’s business challenges.  We also have fun and enjoy hanging out with each other.

Position Summary: This position is an expert in their primary language and platform.  The Architect leverages that expertise to lead client projects and oversee technical quality.  They are comfortable talking with clients about needs and identifying new opportunities, including strategy. They enjoy mentoring and growing members of their project teams.


Qualifications and Requirements:

  • 5+ years professional development experience delivering HTML, CSS and JavaScript based applications
  •  At least 2 years of experience implementing     applications using HTML5 and CSS3
  • Professional experience using one or more client side     JavaScript frameworks such as Durandal, AngularJS, Ember.js, Backbone.js,     Knockout, require.js, Handlebars, Mustache, Underscore, etc 
  • Experience with React.js
  • Experience using CSS preprocessors such as SASS or LESS
  • General understanding of UI design principles and best practices
  • Well versed in responsive design and implementation
  • Comfortable consuming visual designs in Photoshop or Illustrator for translation into markup
  • General understanding of software design principals
  • Able to give and receive honest, constructive feedback to others
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Previous consulting experience
  • Able to design, write, debug, and deploy applications
  • Strong object oriented programming skills; experience in other paradigms a plus
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong listening and communication skills
  • Solid pre-sales experience

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