Sr. Software Developer Job Posting

Job Title:
Sr. Software Developer – Front End
Job ID: 1965db
Company: The Harvest Consulting Group
Position Type: Permanent
Pay Rate: 100-130K + Bonus
Date Posted: Feb-02-17

Sr. Software Developer -- Front End

Our client, a very successful, well-established corporation located in Chicago has a need for a Sr. Software Developer -- Front End to join their team as a full-time employee. As a Sr. Software Developer, you will be responsible for independently analyzing, developing, testing, and supporting highly complex application software; will provide technical expertise and guidance to project teams; and help develop strategies for developing complex applications. Emphasis will be on front-end development for dynamic, responsive, and user-friendly web HTML, CSS, JavaScript, SPA and modern UI frameworks. In addition you'll ensure secure and fast integration with the platform middle tier, interfacing with Web services and APIs; collaborate with product managers and developers to determine the optimal business and technical solutions; assist with end-to-end product design, unit testing, and ensuring overall product quality; ensure the maintainability/quality of code and compliance with UX standards; and help mentor developers on Web development topics. You will also participate in daily Scrums, code reviews, architecture review and knowledge sharing sessions, as well as the evaluation of technologies including open-source Web frameworks, libraries, and tools.

Our client offers the opportunity to become part of a very challenging, growing environment with a team of highly technical and analytical professionals, and offers a very competitive salary, bonus and benefits structure. Located very conveniently to Union and Ogilvie train stations.

* BS in Computer Science or similar.
* 4+ years of software development / engineering.
* 3+ years of building scalable, optimal performance Web applications in a team environment.
* Solid understanding of all aspects of the Web application architecture, including reliability, performance, and security.
* Extensive experience with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript and modern Web standards.
* Advanced knowledge of the following frameworks: AngularJS, React and/or jQuery.
* Solid understanding of functional programming, object oriented programming ( OOP ), MV* design patterns and CS foundations.
* Ability to juggle multiple priorities and handle work requests with a sense of urgency.
* Must be driven, passionate about technology, hungry to learn, social.
* Dedication to the craft of writing good code -- ability to write reliable and readable code, as well as provide code review feedback to others.
* Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Pluses: Bootstrap and/or Material Design; data visualizations such as D3; Git or Mercurial; ASP.NET, C# and SQL; JavaScript unit testing frameworks and front-end build tool; familiarity with CSS preprocessor like LESS / Sass; Finance industry experience.

Location: US-IL-Chicago
Telecommute: No (Onsite Position)
Contact Name: Denise Bujwit
Contact Phone: 847-706-9000 x3002
Contact Email:

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