Java Developer

Location: Denver, Colorado

Type: Contract To Hire

FRONT END WEB DEVELOPER

Optomi, in partnership with an industry leading digital advertising agency, is seeking a Front End Web Developer for their Denver, CO location. 

The right professional will be passionate about JavaScript's capabilities and proficient with multiple Javascript frameworks such as: AngularJS, Backbone.js, Cappuccino, Ember.js, Enyo, Knockout, Sproutcore, Echo or Chaplin. He or she should also be comfortable collaborating and working in a cross-functional team that consists of designers, user experience architects, and project managers. 

If you are passionate about building high caliber user experiences with todays most modern frameworks, then this is the job for you!

APPLY TODAY IF YOUR BACKGROUND INCLUDES:

  • 4+ years of web development and an expertise in JavaScript, HTML and CSS
  • Experience with multiple JavaScript libraries (Backbone, Ember, Angular, Knockout etc.)
  • An attitude that thinks like: “How can we accomplish this?” Instead of saying, “We can’t do that.”

WHAT THE RIGHT PROFESSIONAL WILL ENJOY!

  • An innovative working atmosphere with exposure to cutting edge technologies
  • Dynamic work environment where change and a fast pace are the norm, not an exception
  • The opportunity to work on high profile and innovative websites that are industry leading!
  • Learn new languages, frameworks and technologies on a regular basis.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work with design, front-end and business teams to develop client software
  • Understand client requirements and the solutions necessary to bring those requirements to life
  • Act as a resource to managers during scoping and scheduling of projects
  • Write standards-compliant front-end code using JavaScript, CSS, and HTML
  • Translate visual designs, user experience flows, and content into functional and engaging interfaces
  • Choose proper technologies based on client’s requirements and design

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 3+ years of agile development with modern frameworks
  • Thorough experience and skills in developing high performing web applications utilizing technologies to include JavaScript, HTML and CSS. 
  • Experience with at least one of the modern JavaScript libraries such as Backbone, Ember, Angular, and Knockout etc. 
  • Experience with web service APIs
  • Ability to develop reliable, stable systems using programming best practices
  • Active participant and user of GitHub
  • Ability to communicate directly with peers, and managers, while leading development to a completed and successful solution
  • Ability to thrive in a highly flexible and fast-moving, deadline-driven environment