- Help leverage everything the browser offers, including the latest implementations of HTML5 and CSS 3, to create fast, scalable, complex web applications that are easy to maintain and extend.
- Create new products and new features–like product comparisons and product filters–where the majority of the logic happens client side.
- Work closely with a team of talented engineers and design partners to implement award-winning designs.
- Maintain core JS code used by the team.
- Collaborate with server-side engineers to optimize scalability and network efficiency.
- Collaborate with product managers, designers, QA engineers, and others to keep projects moving quickly and efficiently
Skills & Requirements
- Use of jQuery and knowledge of writing custom plugins for it.
- Phenomenal debugging abilities across all of the major browsers.
- A track record of solving hard problems.
- A stubborn empathy for end users.
- A kind heart and the desire to work with a team on which people treat each other with respect and generosity.
- Knowledge of Server Side languages and design practices
- Experience with XSLT and how to build reusable templates.
- Experience with Enterprise CMS (Word press does not count).
- Desire to always lean new technology and how it can help improve your life as a developer and the experience of the users of your code.
About Kanban Solutions
Kanban, a boutique software engineering firm based in NYC, is looking for a talented and passionate Front-End Developer.
With a culture of engineering excellence, we are dedicated to not only writing fast and stable code, and delivering the best service to our clients, we are also dedicated to you. Our clients’ successes depend on you being your best. We want to help you grow, to help you meet your needs, both personally and professionally, to give you the training you desire, and to provide you with the best tools available. We see this as a win-win.
Joel Test score: 11 out of 12
The Joel Test is a twelve-question measure of the quality of a software team.
- Do you use source control?
- Can you make a build in one step?
- Do you make daily builds?
- Do you have a bug database?
- Do you fix bugs before writing new code?
- Do you have an up-to-date schedule?
- Do you have a spec?
- Do programmers have quiet working conditions?
- Do you use the best tools money can buy?
- Do you have testers?
- Do new candidates write code during their interview?
- Do you do hallway usability testing?