At Bit-Wizards, we develop cutting-edge custom software solutions for clients of different sizes across many industries. We are a team of creative and talented forward thinkers who provide expert advice and create technology solutions that solve business problems and improve processes. We are currently seeking a Senior Front End Developer who is passionate about developing strong technical solutions with exceptional user experiences and works well in a collaborative, team-oriented environment. The ideal candidate is a self-starter with a positive attitude who likes taking on new challenges and architecting solutions and is able to drive a project to successful completion with limited oversight.

As a Bit-Wizards employee, you will be part of a company that invests heavily in our team. We want you to be the best YOU you can be so we provide many training opportunities, exceptional benefits, an open and friendly culture, monthly social events and much more. This position of Senior Front End Developer will work on our Solution Delivery team but will also collaborate with our other teams.

Lucky for you this position is a remote opportunity, reporting from the Orlando, FL or a onsite opportunity in our headquarters in Fort Walton Beach, FL.

You need to know the following to get the work done

You may be wondering about the job... well, it changes every day, but it starts with your skills. Your leadership. Your 5+ years of experience.

  • Proficiency in HTML5, CSS and JavaScript

  • 2+ years working with JavaScript frameworks such as Vue, Angular and/or React

  • Experience working with front-end frameworks such as Bootstrap and Foundation

  • Good understanding of CSS pre-processors such as SASS and LESS

  • Strong experience with consuming and/or creating RESTful APIs

  • Experience building applications for ADA compliance

  • Good understanding of SEO principles and how to optimize front-end code for SEO

  • Experience working with tools and frameworks such as Gulp, Grunt, Webpack and NodeJS

  • Strong knowledge of building solutions with an MVC approach

  • Good understanding of asynchronous programming

  • Experience developing for content management systems; Kentico experience is a plus

  • Experience working with source control systems; preferably Git

  • Experience with image editing tools such as Adobe Photoshop

  • Knowledge of best practices for UX and a proven eye for good design

  • Proven ability to produce wire frames and prototypes for applications

  • Strong problem solving and debugging skills

  • Possess a detail-oriented, results-driven work ethic
     

Responsibilities

  • Design, architect and develop user interfaces using modern front-end technologies and software development best practices

  • Work with team members across multiple departments to build large-scale, high-availability applications

  • Actively participate in project architecture and planning discussions

  • Interface with clients to gather requirements, be an expert consultant, report on progress, solve problems through collaboration and more. i.e. act as a Trusted Advisor.

  • Estimate the level of effort to develop, test and deploy the front-end requirements for applications

  • Optimize applications for high performance

  • Troubleshoot issues and implement solutions using best practices, not band-aids

  • Conduct code reviews and help establish/govern front-end development processes and workflows

  • Maintain expert level knowledge on ADA compliance as it relates to application development

  • Act as a mentor to junior level front-end developers
     

Bonus Skills

aka: are you a "Unicorn"?

  • Experience with Visual Studio

  • Ability to troubleshoot light backend issues/code

  • Experience with backend programming languages; preferably C#

  • Experience building solutions with a TDD approach

  • Knowledge of Domain Driven Design concepts and microservices

  • Good understanding of unit and automation testing

  • Knowledge of web components, ES6 and Typescript

  • Previous experience building solutions for Microsoft Azure or Amazon AWS

  • Experience developing mobile applications

  • Good understanding of SQL and/or NoSQL database solutions

  • Previous experience working with CI/CD processes

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