Company: nes
Skills: IT - Software Development
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Salary: Competitive
Location: Houston, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Employment Status

Full Time Regular

About This Job

We are looking for a JavaScript Developer with at least 3 years' experience who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include implementing visual elements and their behaviors with user interactions. You will work with both front-end and back-end web developers to build all client-side logic. You will also be bridging the gap between the visual elements and the server-side infrastructure, taking an active role on both sides, and defining how the application looks and functions. Thus, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and product quality is essential

Key Responsibilities / Accountabilities

    • Responsible for working together with UI/UX designer to deliver customer required web page with latest web technology.
    • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
    • Show a higher than normal interest in web technology and development and must be willing to go the extra mile to achieve their assigned goals and deadlines
    • Enthusiasm in the extreme is a must. The successful candidate must also be a confident and accomplished communicator able to fit in with a highly active and integrated team and work processes.
    • Effectively work with the team to analyze the product and technology requirements.
    • Responsible to develop functional specifications for the new development.
    • Ensure participation in Project Planning for task identification, estimation, dependencies and risk analysis.
    • Responsible to provide regular status updates and feedback vs key deliverables

Essential Qualifications / Requirements

    • 5+ years of professional web front-end development experience with Angular JS, d3, JavaScript etc. Excellent knowledge of web markup, including HTML5, and CSS3 and modern page layout implementation techniques. Profound Java knowledge is a plus.
    • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
    • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
    • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and responsive layout and design, preferably with Bootstrap framework
    • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git, SVN and TFS.
    • Good understanding of browser rendering behavior and performance
    • A degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent industry experience
    • Experience in SCRUM process

Preferred Qualifications

    • Master's Degree
    • Prior experience in Real-Time Systems
    • Self-motivated, team player, action and results oriented.

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.