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User interfaces are witnessing constant upgrades, causing the market to overflow with jobs in front end development. If you have what it takes, we can assist you in finding front end development jobs that suit your requirements. Let us help you find the right organization; it’ll help you build great front end development careers.

Careers In Front End Development and What They Involve

Front end development is the process of using CSS, HTML, and JavaScript to make a website or web application. The purpose of this is to allow the user to view and interact with the site or application.
Jobs in front end development require a candidate to possess extensive knowledge of programming, coupled with a basic understanding of aesthetics. This means that you need to know how to arrange elements on the screen using colours, font sizes, and other tools to make the website or application more appealing.

What Certifies You To Be A Front End Developer?

Since front end developer jobs require employees to have up-to-date knowledge of programming, courses in CSS, HTML, and Java will come in handy.

Companies typically require the bare minimum of an undergraduate degree, but apart from that, you need to have some experience in front end development. You should also be able to present a company with a portfolio of your work. If an organization requires you to have some form of certification, there are a number of courses that you can use to get certified.

For example, O’Reilly School Of Technology has an online course that covers topics ranging from beginner to advanced programming. There are also sites like Magneto Certification, General Assembly, Udacity, and Thinkful where you’ll receive a certificate after completing a course.

Why Become a Front End Developer?

Companies are constantly aiming to make their websites more user-friendly and attractive to improve their customer retention rate. Since the field is booming, they’re always looking for fresh front-end talent. According to the American Bureau of Labour Statistics, there were over 900,000 jobs available for developers in 2010 with an expected increase of 30% by 2020.

The Skills That Will Seal the Deal

You should have excellent skills in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript and some amount of prior experience in the field is a must. This doesn’t mean that you should have worked with a company before, but that you should have a portfolio or a couple of finished projects to show recruiters.

Knowing how to create a visually appealing interface and the ability to test cross-browser, cross-platform, and cross-device compatibility are the primary qualities that organizations scout for. You should also be able to efficiently test for compliance to client standards and implement any changes if required. Apart from this, knowledge of back end processes like PHP, API, and core application logic will help set you apart from the competition. Knowing how to use Photoshop and Illustrator will also bulk up your resume and work in your favor.

How Long Do You Have To Work To Become One?

The experience required differs across various companies. However, front end development openings are on the rise, and nearly anyone who knows HTML, CSS, and JavaScript is currently in high demand. You can obtain an entry level job as a front end developer as long as you possess the necessary skills, even if you lack the experience.

That being said, experience always adds value to your resume and increases your pay grade. So if you’re an aspiring front end developer, work on completing personal projects or getting freelance work.

What do front end development jobs entail?

Typically, a front end developer’s main job is to create websites and web applications that are both functional and appealing. They will also need to modify and maintain these websites and applications as needed.

As a front end developer, you’ll be collaborating with the back end developers to create a web interface that functions smoothly. Staying updated on emerging technologies is a necessity, so that you can maintain graphic standards and focus on improving the usability of your interface.

What are Your Career Opportunities?

According to Glassdoor, the national median salary for front end developers is approximately $75,000. If you work in a fiercely competitive market and have the expertise and experience, salaries can cross $100,000! These figures, along with the increasing demand for front end development jobs, provides excellent career prospects for people looking to work in this field.

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Application Developer Lead- Front end web developer

Job Reference: 17-03514 Type: Contract

As a Sr. Front End Web Developer for client you'll join a world-class team of talented developers to create highly trafficked web applications and engaging customer facing sites that drive this unique brand. You'll be responsible for the conceptualization, production and testing of front-end solutions that are semantically sound, usable, and attractive that account for speed, file size, readability and accessibility - using modern web standards and DOM scripting.

You will have mastered creating cross-browser solutions that separate structure, presentation and behavior using semantic XHTML\HTML5 markup, CSS 2\3 and modern unobtrusive, object oriented JavaScript. You should have strong knowledge of DOM scripting and event handling with experience using one or more JavaScript frameworks (jQuery, Prototype, Dojo, YUI - we use jQuery), including expert-level skills at Ajax implementation.

Additionally, you'll be familiar with accessibility standards such as Section 508. You will frequently work with Software Engineers to produce front-end templates for integration into a larger software application. While not your primary job function, it is recommended they have experience with at least one of the following development technologies: ASP.NET, PHP, Ruby, and Python (all MVC based); and have experience integrating with a prominent Content Management System: SiteCore, Drupal, WordPress, Expression Engine CMS, etc.

As with all of the technical staff, developers are comfortable working in a deadline-driven, technology-agnostic and design-focused environment. They are dedicated to producing high quality and elegant solutions that meet or exceed client requirements and expectations. They are professional, courteous, wildly creative, and possess excellent verbal and written skills.

Summary of Key Responsibilities

  • Coaches and mentors other less experienced team members.
  • Performs cross training and facilitates information sharing among team members.
  • Collaborates with team members to recommend new software development technologies and development processes.
  • Designs, develops, implements, documents, and tests changes to an application subsystem.
  • Codes, tests, debug, documents, and implements complex software applications.
  • Creates more complex prototypes and ensures deliverables are high quality and meet user expectations.
  • Supports system and integration testing activities.
  • Initiates design reviews for new applications and adheres to software development standards.
  • Participates in systems planning, scheduling and implementation.
  • Collaborates with project team to keep projects on schedule by coordinating activities, monitoring project schedules, and costs.
  • Participates in, leads and mentors others in requirements gathering and functional specification activities.
  • May assist Functional Analysts in completing deliverables and translates business requirements and functional designs into technical designs. Assist with development of functional designs and resolving complex design issues.
  • May act as senior technical expert to consult with and analyze the business needs.
  • Resolves and helps mitigate production application issues and assists less experienced application developers as needed.
  • Works with other business and technology teams to support resolution of end user inquiries.
  • Contributes to the documentation of production support processes.
  • Anticipates long-term support issues and plans for corrective actions.
  • Working with application development leads, establishes, maintains and ensures compliance with standards for development, testing and documentation.
Summary of Experience
  • HTML and JavaScript application development and programming experience (6 years)
  • Analyzing, diagnosing and proposing solutions to user problems (6 years)
  • Providing support to various business applications (6 years)
  • Working with process owners and identifying information technology solutions that enable business process improvement (4 years)

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
  • Excellent proficiency in programming languages and design patterns.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, especially when dealing with bugs.
  • Ability to quickly learn new application systems and technologies
  • Knowledge of basic project management framework and methodology such as agile.
  • Ability to accurately estimate design and development timelines for application components

Desirables Skills
  • Experience implementing accessibility standards such as Section 508
  • Experience developing responsively designed websites using media queries.
  • Understands the principles of progressive enhancement and is able to apply these principles in the design and development stages of a project.
  • Experience developing websites for and testing on mobile devices.
  • Familiarity with the following JavaScript libraries: Modernizer and Optimizely.
  • Experience implementing web analytics technologies, i.e., Google Analytics, WebTrends, DoubleClick, etc.
Aditi Consulting LLC, an MBE Staffing and Consulting firm, have been recognized as Top Diversity Staffing firm 4 years in a row by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA). Aditi is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire. To know more about what our employees and consultants have to say about us, visit our Glassdoor and YouTube Page
 

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Site Support Technician

Job Reference: 17-03463 Type: Contract

Position: Site Support Technician
Location: Plano, TX


Job Description:
  • Under minimal supervision provides front-line support to end users for installation, repair and preventative maintenance of personal computers, network infrastructure and related systems.
  • This support may be provided on-site or remotely as needed.
  • Installs, configures and troubleshoots desktop systems, workstations, servers and network issues. Responsible for maintaining acceptable levels of customer satisfaction according to defined policies.
  • Troubleshoots software and hardware failures and identifies network problems when related to personal desktop computers and terminals.
 
Desired Education/Certifications/Experience:
High School education or equivalent, A+ and MCP certifications and 2+ years of related experience.


Aditi Consulting LLC, an MBE Staffing and Consulting firm, have been recognized as Top Diversity Staffing firm 4 years in a row by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA). Aditi is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire. To know more about what our employees and consultants have to say about us, visit our Glassdoor and YouTube Page

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Web Developer 2

Job Reference: 17-03462 Type: Contract

Job Description 

Candidate responsibilities:
Develop, test, and maintain demos and applications.
Deliver high-quality code on time that meets performance budgets and quality bars.
 
Candidate requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, science, or related field.
3+ years of professional software development experience.
Expertise in front-end web development
Strong Angular.js expereince
Proficiency with HTML, CSS, javascript
Experience with bootstrap, ASP.NET MVC
Strong problem solving and algorithm development skills.
Excellent debugging, optimization, and concurrent programming skills.

Top Skills:
3+ years of professional software development experience. Experience writing algorithms themselves (not just using libraries).
Strong Angular.js experience. Proficiency with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
Experience with bootstrap, ASP.NET MVC

 
Aditi Consulting LLC, an MBE Staffing and Consulting firm, have been recognized as Top Diversity Staffing firm 4 years in a row by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA). Aditi is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire. To know more about what our employees and consultants have to say about us, visit our Glassdoor and YouTube Page
 

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Web Producer

Job Reference: 17-03319 Type: Contract

  
Duration: 6+ Months (High possibility of extension)
Location: Santa Clara CA
 
JOB DESCRIPTION: WEB PRODUCER
 
The Web Team is seeking a Web Producer to handle day-to-day web operations. The Web Producer will work closely with the marketing managers and development team on new and existing projects. The position requires the ability to scope, define, manage, and lead the implementation of online projects from concept through to production launch. A key aspect of the role is to apply a service-oriented attitude. This is a contract position.
 
What You Will Do
  • Manage content updates for product launches, events, marketing campaigns, and day-to-day throughout the website
  • Assess and execute on web request ticketing queue; escalate to appropriate functional area when needed
  • Create campaign landing pages with proper tracking
  • Build new pages and re-build existing web pages as needed on the CMS and other web platforms
  • Support and troubleshoot technical issues with the website
  • Manage digital marketing webs assets
  • Facilitate front-end coding on various marketing systems
 
Skills:   
  • 3-4 years in a web functional area, preferably in a marketing setting on B2B websites
  • Extensive knowledge of enterprise Content Management System (CMS), Adobe CQ/AEM experience a plus
  • Experience in managing content for multiple locales/regions
  • Extremely resourceful and tenacious at gathering and understanding information such as requirements and business needs from across a marketing organization
  • Highly organized with unfailing attention to detail
  • Ability to execute front-end coding (HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript), including DOM manipulation, that is responsive on multiple platforms
  • Familiarity with Bootstrap, jQuery, ReactJS, JSON, AngularJS is a big plus
  • Code with scalability in mind
  • Outgoing, friendly, and can-do personality
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Ability to perform QA one’s own work before handing the work over to the next steps
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Precise communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Culture: energetic, dynamic, startup environment with outstanding career and professional growth opportunities
 
 
Aditi Consulting LLC, an MBE Staffing and Consulting firm, have been recognized as Top Diversity Staffing firm 4 years in a row by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA). Aditi is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire. To know more about what our employees and consultants have to say about us, visit our Glassdoor and YouTube Page
 
 
 
 

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Product Designer - Data Tools

Job Reference: 17-03174 Type: Contract

Job Description

  • Excellent communication skills (you should be able to clearly articulate your design decisions).
  • Some experience manipulating and analyzing complex, high-volume, and high-dimensionality data from various sources, using tools such as SQL, MS Excel, Tableau, etc.
  • Some experience with front-end programming (e.g. you should be able to code up a simple web site).
  • Ability to think at a high level about product strategy and vision (not just 'how it should look' but 'what we should build')
  • Experience in building and shipping applications or productivity / operations management software is a plus
  • Comprehensive understanding of the principles of data visualization and interactive design
  • Must have a portfolio featuring examples of interaction design work
 
Education:        
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred

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UX resources

Job Reference: 17-03136 Type: Contract

Location: Washington
Duration: 6+ Months 

Senior UI/UX Designer,
Telecommunication USA

Are you ready to join the un-carrier movement 
Do you enjoy working on products with direct customer impact.
Are you looking for a team of high performers to help expand your skills and experience.
Can you bring Un-carrier to everything you do.
you think outside of the box and aren't afraid to break the rules.

Telecommunication's UX designers design a wide variety of web and native mobile/desktop applications that help how millions of users connect and interact with one another. You work in small teams to tackle design problems resulting in world-class web, desktop and mobile applications. 

Qualifications
•    BA/BS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial), HCI, CS, or a related field and 5 years of progressively responsible post-baccalaureate relevant work experience.
•    In the alternative, we will accept a master's degree in Design or related field or the foreign equivalent and 3 years of relevant work experience.
•    Proficiency in design tools such as the Adobe Creative Cloud and diagramming tools such as Visio, Omnigraffle, or Balsamiq and prototyping tools like Invision, Axure or front-end code.
•    Experience in native mobile interaction design experience on both Android and iOS platforms.
•    Experience in web application design.
•    Experience developing in HTML5/CSS3 is a plus
•    Online portfolio demonstrating your design process.
•    Demonstrated experience in crafting usable digital interfaces. 
•    Excellent leadership, communication, presentation, negotiation, and collaboration skills.
•    Ability to anticipate and design for user needs by incorporating research, strategy and analytics.
•    Solid understanding of web and mobile (native) technologies.
•    Strong process orientation and documentation abilities.
•    A passion for data and the impact of design on the consumer.
•    Ability to work independently, while elevating issues as necessary
•    Collaborate with System Architects, Analysts, Visual Designers and Developers to understand the technical possibilities and constraints.
•    Team up with User Researchers and other Designers to maintain consistency across the digital ecosystem and solve cross-application design challenges.
•    Ability to work with highly technical teams and handle multiple projects in a fast-paced environment..
Preferred Qualifications
•    Visual design sensibilities as they relate to applying a brand to digital experiences.
•    Experience designing for accessibility in web and mobile apps. 
•    Have at least one app in either the App Store or Google Play Store.
•    PowerPoint presentation and infographic design experience.

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Content Strategist

Job Reference: 17-03127 Type: Contract

Working in an agile, responsive manner, the content strategist will carry out various communication, copy editing, intranet, social media, coordination, and marketing tasks to support the goals of client. Working in collaboration with the Design, Delivery, and Operations teams, will develop communication plans, execute campaigns, and function as a copy editor for learning-related materials and communications. The content strategist will draft copy, manage project timelines, develop and manage content for client's University's website, produce and share content for social media, design and execute email campaigns. This role will play a key role in student recruitment and will be expected to build relationships across the organization, and will also support the coordination of team knowledge repositories and meetings.

Responsibilities
-Create and execute communication plans for key programs and initiatives with compelling narratives, a fresh perspective, and upbeat tone
-Identify target audiences, tailors messages as appropriate, coordinates the delivery of communications and the engagement of the various audiences
-Leverage multiple mediums including web, social, email, video, and print to drive participation, awareness, and excitement around client University
-Produce high quality content, presentations, scripts, and testimonials
-Manage content for client University Intranet sites and Foster City and Singapore campus content management systems
-Copy edit learning materials and communications
-Create client University content editorial style guide
-Collaborate closely with Instructional Designers, Graphic Designers, colleagues, and peers to elevate the communications and user experience
-Support team collaboration including meeting scheduling, information architecture and knowledge management on intranet sites, etc.
-Communicate and present key initiatives to key stakeholders, partners, colleagues, and prospective students.
-Proactively manage outreach to stakeholders and handle incoming inquiries from channels such as AskHR, Chatter, email, etc.
-Gather analytics related to the effectiveness of communications, web presence, etc.

Qualifications
-BA in Communications, Journalism, Marketing, Public, Media Relations, or related experience
-Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills
-Project management skills
-Demonstrated experience with content management systems and information architecture
-Experienced in social media and digital platforms, including the back end operations
-Experience working with cross-functional groups to deliver meaningful results on time and on budget
-Superior editorial, writing, and oral communication skills
-Basic Microsoft Office computer skills
-Ability to create and maintain detailed documentation, including regular reporting of analytics
-Ability to speak in front of small groups for internal presentations
-Ability to anticipate needs, innovate, multi-task and excel in a fast paced environment

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Web Developer - Mid (CPE)

Job Reference: 17-03126 Type: Contract

Location: San Mateo, CA 94404
Duration: 6 Months (Possibility of extension
)
 
Scope:
Generally focused on the system and not the content of company material, uses experience with a variety of network technologies to lead internal and external clients with Internet-, intranet-, or extranet-based applications, including but not limited to C++, Java, XML, HTML, CGI, ASP, multimedia applications, database interactions and data modeling tools.

•Researches, tracks and understands new web technologies to provide technical leadership in developing service applications and analyzing business requirements as they pertain to intranet and external Internet-related systems. Builds applications using Internet and Windows Development tools.
•Provides written design documents, test plans and test results.
•Manages, develops, integrates and implements related applications components, including front-end development, server-side development and database integration.
•Plays a direct role in programming, maintenance, technical support, documentation and administration of the applications.
•Establishes and communicates standards to manage cost and ensure continuity of applications.
•May work with outside vendors in developing tests to ensure feature functionality.
 
Knowledge:
A seasoned, experienced professional with a full understanding of area of specialization; resolves a wide range of issues in creative ways. This job is the fully qualified, career-oriented, journey-level position.
 
Complexity:
Works on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors.
Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
Networks with senior internal and external personnel in own area of expertise.
 
Supervision:
Normally receives little instruction on day-to-day work, general instructions on new assignments.
Experience: Typically requires 4-6 years of related experience

Aditi Consulting LLC, an MBE Staffing and Consulting firm, have been recognized as Top Diversity Staffing firm 4 years in a row by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA). Aditi is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer - all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire. To know more about what our employees and consultants have to say about us, visit our Glassdoor and YouTube Page
 

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Web Developer 3

Job Reference: 17-03062 Type: Contract

 
 
Location: Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Duration: 5+ months contract
 
Description
  • Seeking a front-end UI/UX Designer/Developer to help contribute to the design and creation of the user experience of our online credit applications for consumers.
  • The selected individual will produce user interfaces that are clean and simple, yet fully functional and will follow a user-centered design process by anticipating what users need, advocating for them and ensuring that the final product surprises and delights them.
  • Please include URLs for an online portfolio in addition to resume. Submissions without a portfolio included will not be considered.
 
Primary Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Define and build user interfaces for new and existing consumer-facing web applications
  • Translate approved design mockups into working HTML and CSS code
  • Produce multiple variations of pages for the purpose of A/B testing optimal user experience
  • Create design specifications and standards in the form of user journeys, storyboards, interaction models, process flows, information architecture, wireframes, mockups and prototypes
  • Effectively communicate proposed interaction and design ideas to internal stakeholders and clients for approval
  • Image and file compression techniques for improving page load speed
  • Ability to QA sites for functionality as well as aesthetics
  • Participate as an Agile development team member by attending daily stand-ups, sprint demos, and release planning meetings
Qualifications and Experience:
  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience designing innovative and differentiated consumer-oriented user interfaces involving web forms and the visualization of structured data
  • Expert-level knowledge of HTML, CSS/SASS and image/icon creation software (e.g. Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • Experience customizing UI frameworks (e.g. Bootstrap, Material)
  • Experience with the consumption of RESTful services/APIs
  • Experience with current web-design trends and techniques (e.g. mobile first, responsive/adaptive design)
  • Experience practicing design thinking in an Agile development process
  • Experience using development tracking tools (e.g. JIRA, Version One, Rally)
  • Experience using version control (e.g. Git, Bitbucket)
  • Knowledge of UX design principles and deliverables, including user personas, information architecture, wireframes (e.g. Visio, OmniGraffle) and rapid prototyping (e.g. Mockplus, Invision, Proto.io)
  • Ability to prioritize and complete user stories/tasks with little supervision
  • Excellent communication skills in English with a collaborative, team-oriented attitude
  • Design agency type experience creating user interfaces for many different clients is a plus

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Software Design Engineer 2 (Engineering)

Job Reference: 17-03048 Type: Contract

Job Description:
Develop software programs of a complex nature, including operating systems, applications, and/or network products.
Design and perform analysis on moderately complex programs and systems.    
Analyze performance bottlenecks and system failures.   
Primary role in smaller, low risk projects.  
Contribute to the development of processes and methodology.
Assist in the development of assignments and schedules.

  • Azure and networking skills
  • Overall understanding of Azure (UI and CLI)
  • Azure Networking Routing
  • Azure Security (NSG)
  • Azure AD including RBAC
  • Azure deployment (multiple template solutions)
  • Azure Functions (Powershell)
  • Familiarity of Linux and bash scripts/commands
  • Ability to travel
Top Required Skills
  • 2+ years of experience with Azure - Overall understanding of Azure (UI, CLI and IAAS, AAD)
  • Networking (Routing NSG) – preferably Azure
  • Familiarity of Linux and bash scripts/commands

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