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Lead Front End Developer

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Columbus, OH
$90,000 - $110,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Jun 30, 2016
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Our client is looking for a highly motivated Lead Front end/UI developer with 3-20+ years of Front end/UI development experience and experience leading less experienced developers.  Must have sound programming experience and an understanding of industry standard design patterns and best practices.  Will be a "true" lead making decisions on selection of libraries, mentoring developers, front end projects, etc.

Looking for experience writing custom HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript. Expertise writing semantic, modular front end code using HTML5, CSS3, and W3C coding practices a must. Understanding the concepts of progressive enhancement, mobile first and responsive design are highly encouraged. Some level of experience working with various front-end frameworks and the concepts behind them is required; for CSS, we look mainly for SASS or LESS. For JS we focus on MV frameworks such as React, Backbone, Angular and Ember.
Additional requirements:
- Familiarity with browser testing and debugging
- Expertise in performance optimization using tools such as YSlow or PageSpeed
- Experience navigating Photoshop and slicing/saving images for the web.
- Experience writing simple SQL statements (SELECT, UPDATE, INSERT, DELETE)
- Experience using jQuery
- Experience using JSP/JSTL or equivalent server side templating language (PHP, ASP)
- A firm grasp of SEO / SEM best practices


*The company stays up on interesting and new technologies (web development, mobile development, wearable technologies and MORE)
*Great package including salary, benefits, 401k, vacation, holidays, training budget for each individual that increases with     tenure and additional perks. 
*Very involved in tech conferences

*You will work with some of the most talented technologists in the city
*FUN, collaborative work culture
*Monthly events for employees and other events including family