Front End Developer in Iselin, New Jersey at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 7/16/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance.

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Fortune 100 Financial Services Company
  • 100-year history of dedication to customer satisfaction, success and growth
  • Tremendous growth and new business strategy leading to the need for new talent
  • Significant investments in cutting-edge technology

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Culture: Excellent work environment that fosters collaboration
  • Growth: Ability to make an impact on the direction of the organization
  • Opportunity: Gain hands-on experience working with cutting-edge technology
  • Stability: Recent financial performance of the company has reported record profits

WHERE THE POSITION IS LOCATED:

  • Iselin, NJ

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

  • Develop and direct the delivery of software programs including design, build and test in various software technologies, application programs in accordance with a specified business need and in a way that achieves the development goals for assigned projects.  The front-end developer will work as part of a project team, and communicate progress, technical issues and their resolution.
  • Passionate about open source technologies and UI frameworks.
  • Have a good understanding of design patterns, including OO design.
  • Actively familiarizing yourself with new technologies and programming trends.
  • A firm believer in the value of testing your code and actively practicing test-driven development.
  • Identify, reproduce and track defects.
  • Determine release readiness and improve the release process.
  • Work with Agile and Scrum methodologies.
  • Use and learn not just cutting-edge technologies, but also learn about the investment management industry.
  • Able to work in a fast paced environment with changing needs and requirements.
  • Enjoy researching new technologies and integrating them into existing systems whenever appropriate.
  • Results oriented and milestones driven.
  • Capable to quickly understand business requirements and develop creative technology solutions.

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

  • BS / BA in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Math or related technical area.
  • Interested in the finance industry and investing
  • 4-6 + years of significant programming experience developing web applications.
  • Well-versed in front-end technologies, specifically HTML5, CSS, Javascript and at least one popular JavaScript framework (e.g. React, Vue, Angular).
  • Experience leading multiple initiatives for complex applications and testing web applications.
  • A good understanding of effective UX.
  • Be knowledgeable about web services.
  • Experience working with Cloud Computing platforms.
  • A good understanding of best practices in web development with experience in requirements analysis, design, coding, testing, and delivery of high demand web applications.
  • Experience with data visualization and related tools like D3.
  • Experience with Java and JVM-based languages.
  • Experience in an Agile development methodology.
  • Creativity and problem solving skills
  • Able to work evenings and weekends to support production releases and break fix