Chenega Corporation Front End Architect in Dallas, Texas

Precocity

Company Job Title:

Front End Architect

Clearance:

Background Check

Location:

Dallas, TX

Reports To:

Program Manager

FLSA Status:

Exempt, Full-Time, Regular

Summary:

TheFront End Architectwill have the opportunity to help our clients solve some of their biggest challenges using your architecture and development expertise. Working at both a strategic and tactical level, theFront End Architectwill have the opportunity to craft world-class solutions using the latest technologies. TheFront End Architectwill have the opportunity to sit in front of prospective clients to demonstrate our expertise in software engineering, to provide technical leadership to more junior members of the team via coaching and performance reviews and to assist with the development of our company strategy as it relates to new technologies and associated service areas.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work with our clients to deliver best-in-class web, mobile, VR/AR, chat and voice applications

  • Work with designers and User Experience (UX) experts to execute creative, visually stunning, front ends for web-based applications and websites/portals.

  • Build high-performance web pages with full cross-browser support to create top-notch websites and web pages that deliver smoothly and quickly

  • Work with back end and platform teams to integrate with APIs and required services

  • Work with other front-end project teammates to extend and enhance internal libraries and frameworks

  • Utilize best practices for front-end development -- unit testing, linting, build automation, etc.

  • Work directly with QA and DevOps teams to implement and ensure automation in the development and deployment pipelines whenever possible

  • Utilize best practices for web-based information architecture and design, as well as usability principles and techniques.

  • Implement front-end designs delivered by the UI/UX team via mockups, prototypes and style guides.

  • Help coach and mentor more junior resources by providing encouraging and constructive feedback and advice

  • Assist in our recruiting and interviewing process

  • Develop content and thought leadership that can be published on our blog or web site, or that can be presented at relevant conferences

  • Assist in the development and delivery of proposals and other business development related materials and activities

  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:(To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science

  • 5 years of full-time software development

  • 3 years of experience with JavaScript

  • 2 years of experience with either Angular or React

  • Experience with TypeScript preferred

  • Experience working in an Agile development including knowledge of common roles and basic terms/concepts

  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. without requiring sponsorship.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of creating “Backends For Front Ends” using NodeJS preferred

  • Advanced knowledge with many of the following technologies, frameworks, and practices:

  • NodeJs

  • Bower, NPM, Yarn

  • Grunt, Gulp or Webpack

  • Protractor

  • Angular, React or Vue

  • JQuery

  • LESS / SCSS / CSS

  • Jenkins (or comparable CI/CD tools)

  • Unit Testing and Automated Testing Best Practices

  • Yeoman

  • Twitter Bootstrap

  • Karma

  • Jasmine

  • Git

  • Familiarity with the following:

  • Continuous Integration Best Practices

  • Enterprise Development Environments

  • Integration with RESTful Services / GraphQL

  • Ability to facilitate, understand, and contribute to technical discussions

  • Effective communicator with excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must be comfortable communicating with development teams, Product Owners, Product Management, and Program Leadership

  • Effective influencer, able to work upward and across teams to build rapport and partner with others to solve common problems

  • Effective facilitation and conflict resolution skills – must be able to facilitate discussion of multiple approaches and drive resolution

  • Results-oriented and highly motivated to excel and deliver based on customer’s needs and expectations

  • Excellent interpersonal skills – ability to work with diverse personality types

  • equally skilled with the whiteboard and the keyboard.

  • An Understanding of how to interact and collaborate with designers and user experience experts

  • Expert JavaScript skills including an understanding of common design patterns

Physical Demands:(The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Work Environment:(The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)

  • The employee will normally work in a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to electronic office equipment.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.

Organization: Precocity LLC

Title: Front End Architect

Location: Texas-Dallas

Requisition ID: 1900000423