Arena Technical Resources - ATR

Front-End Developer

Arena Technical Resources - ATR

Remote, US

March 25, 2022

ront-End Developer

In Remote

Job ID 14706

Location Remote

Category SW/App/Web Developers

Job Description
Job Title: Front-End Developer

Location: Remote

As the Front-end Developer, you will be responsible for building the ‘front-end’ of our web sites and web applications. You should be able to translate our company and customer needs into functional and appealing interactive applications. You will be working on a variety of websites, many of which are built with the Drupal 9 CMS, that require content and theme updates. If you’re interested in creating user-centered, well-designed, and responsive front-end code and moving forward in your career, then this job is for you. We expect you to be a tech-savvy professional, who is curious about new digital technologies and aspires to combine usability with visual design. Ultimately, you should be able to create a functional and attractive digital environment for our company, ensuring great user experience.

What will you be engaged in day-to-day?

  • Using front end development languages like HTML, Twig, (S)CSS, and JavaScript to create user-friendly web pages.

  • Maintaining and improving websites.

  • Optimizing applications for maximum speed.

  • Designing mobile-based features.

  • Collaborating with back-end developers and web designers to improve usability.

  • Accepting feedback from, and building solutions for, users and customers.

  • Writing functional requirement documents and guides.

  • Creating quality mockups and prototypes.

  • Updating Drupal 9 websites and experience updating content, views, blocks, and other site building activities.

  • Developing and maintaining Twig templates for Drupal themes.

  • Writing stylesheets using SCSS.

  • Helping back-end developers with coding and troubleshooting.

  • Staying up to date on emerging technologies.

  • Ensuring compliance with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act.

  • Performing other duties as assigned.


What qualifications will help you succeed?

  • B.S. or B.A. in computer science or related field of study, or at least 4 years of applicable experience.

  • 4+ years’ experience developing with HTML, (S)CSS, and JavaScript.

  • Familiarity with at least one modern JavaScript Framework like Angular, React or others is ideal.

  • Experience using build or bundling tools (Gulp, Grunt, Webpack) is ideal.

  • Demonstrate a thorough understanding and working knowledge of the Git version control system.

  • Understanding of modern UX techniques and UI design is a plus.

  • Experience building responsive websites and implementing mobile friendly interfaces.

  • Experience with JSON and XML data formats. Understand REST API principles for saving server-side data and consuming it for complex UI’s and visualization.

  • Experience working with back-end developers to implement solutions.

  • Good understanding of how data is stored and accessed from SQL based databases. Any SQL experience is a plus.

  • Experience with any OO based language such as PHP, Python or Java is a plus.