We are looking for a Senior Front-End Developer who is able to use the art of programming to deliver a top class FE. Responsibilities will include translation of the UX design wireframes and Graphic Design mock-ups to live code to deliver user facing pages as part of the Alison platform.
You will work with the UI/UX and graphic designers on one side and back end Developers on the other to 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.
- Develop a smooth and intuitive FE UX experience on our global platform.
- Participate in a team-oriented environment to develop complex web-based applications deployed on AWS
- Work with designers and marketing team to ensure technical feasibility of concepts.
- Create prototypes and layout of content for web, ensure responsive design in all deliveries.
- Making key website changes on a regular basis.
- Looking at key areas to improve and optimize our website for maximum speed and scalability.
- Strong knowledge of UI scripting and frameworks, including Typescript and Angular.
- Good understanding of CSR and SSR
- Understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS.
- Familiar with web security, SEO and accessibility
- Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
- Experience designing/developing for mobile.
- Experience using versioning tools, particularly GIT.
- Knowledge of PHP and MySQL a distinct advantage.
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