Web Developer - HTML5, CSS3, JS
We have an immediate opportunity for a Web Developer in the Santa Monica, CA area. Our client uses everything from big data (Hadoop and other grid/cloud technologies) to cutting edge HTML5/CSS/JS experiences at a level of complexity few companies do. If you eat, sleep and breathe current and next-gen web technologies, if you play around with them in your own time and learn new technologies like node.JS or MongoDB because you can't help yourself, then we need you to come help our client build the next generation of web sites.
As a Front End Software Engineer, you will specialize in building high performance, scalable, cross-browser compatible, accessible and elegant web applications with HTML5, CSS3, JS and other technologies. You will work hand in hand with world-class teams of other software engineers and architects as well as backend engineers, cloud data experts and computer scientists to build amazing and emotional experiences that will delight our users.
: Build next generation applications for desktop and mobile browsers with an emphasis on emotional experiences and constant attention to scalability, performance, accessibility and cross-browser performance.
: Partner with Product and Design to redesign and implement user interfaces
: Envision and document designs for modules or components of overall solutions
: Produce detailed engineering scope and specification documents
: Map product requirements to engineering tasks, perform due diligence to identify dependencies
: Mentor junior engineers
: Participate in Yahoo! engineering community, discuss and provide input on best practices
: Lead the way in quality, reliability and quantity of work output
: Clearly understand, implement and evangelize best practices such as TDD, CI etc...
: B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent (e.g. 2 + years work experience or IED/HID degree)
: 3+ years experience in Front End engineering (or M.S. CS and 2+ years)
: Server side technologies including PHP, Java, REST
: Proficiency in XML, JSON
: Customer-focused, react well to changes, work with teams and being able to multi-task on multiple products and projects.
: Self-starter, team player
: Experience with Maven, ANT, CVS, SVN, GIT, Hudson, jUnit, phpUnit
: Experience with node.js, YUI 3
: Experience with Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration
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