Sevatec Inc.

  • Front End Web Developer

    Job Locations US-DC-Washington
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(12/24/2018 10:20 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-1674
    # of Openings
    1
  • Overview

    Sevatec is looking for a talented web developer to add to their dynamic team supporting a highly visible federal contract. The right individual for this role will be a motivated and energetic developer who takes initiative, enjoys finding solutions to a varying number of challenges, is detail-oriented, and takes extreme pride in their work. The developer will work as part of a Scrum team supporting a public-facing Ruby on Rails application and related products. Programming and web design experience required using the following: JavaScript, HTML, CSS, and an understanding of 508 Web Accessibility Standards.

    Responsibilities

    • Ensure the application is mobile aware and responsive using HTML 5 and CSS best practices.
    • Build CSS libraries that are concise and well-structured and make them available for shared use by other teams.
    • Become a Section 508 subject matter expert and build a local machine capability with tools to validate section 508 compliance.
    • Scripting new functionality, and/or debugging, improving and testing of existing code including JavaScript/jQuery.
    • Use GitHub to deliver code in a CI (continuous integration) environment.
    • Work successfully in an Agile, sprint-based environment where teamwork is a core value.
    • Work in collaboration with product owner, scrum master, and Ruby on Rails development team to design new features and modifications to existing features, including providing low-fi mockups when needed.
    • Perform code edits on existing and new applications while adhering to web standards and Section 508 Web Accessibility Standards.
    • Troubleshoot issues and provide professional support for enterprise systems.
    • Work with Quality Assurance team to ensure quality of work produced.

    Qualifications

    • 15 years of experience developing web applications using HTML, CSS, jQuery, and JavaScript. (Master’s degree in lieu of years of experience is acceptable.)
    • College degree in computer science or related field.
    • Experience with SQL, bug fixing, deployments and all phases of the software development lifecycle required.
    • Proficient in HTML, CSS, JavaScript.
    • Solid understanding of web infrastructure.
    • Comfortable with maintenance of existing code base as well as new development.
    • Ability to communicate directly with peers, managers, and clients while leading development to a completed and successful solution.
    • Strong organization skills to manage multiple timelines and complete tasks within the constraints of clients’ timelines and budgets.
    • Ability to grow professionally in a highly flexible and fast-moving environment.

    Desired Skills and Experience:

    • Experience with agile methodologies preferred.
    • Designs user interface mockups and web graphics in Photoshop and Illustrator.

    Security Clearance: Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements to acquire a Public Trust.

     

     

     

    EEO Statement: Sevatec is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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