Senior UI Developer (React)

at Vaco Technology
Location Boca Raton, FL
Date Posted March 29, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Web Developers, Vaco has the IT career opportunities you've been searching for! Our client has an immediate opportunity for a Senior Front End UI Engineer. At Vaco, we give you an advantage over your competition by advocating for you. We promote your strengths to the hiring manager so that you are NOT just another faceless resume.

Our recruiters will prepare you for the interview and provide you with great insight about trends in the market - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture, and growth opportunities. If you're an experienced Web Developer, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

As a Senior Front End UI Engineer. you will be responsible for full cycle project leadership, including being a key member of our client's engineering team. In this role you will architect and engineer the user interface for the client's ad-serving platform, to be used by their internal teams. Application architecture, design input, site layout/user interface, feature and product creation, and Javascript development are some of the important things you will ultimately be responsible for.

What you will do:

• Own a complex and critical set of front-end and UI services and applications within our client's proprietary product offering.

• lead endeavor and team members to ensure that UI functionality meets business requirements while interfacing with Engineering, Operations, Data Science and commercial teams

• Work with a senior team of motivated software engineers to push growth for the purpose of product and funnel improvement

• Create optimal technical documentation (simple yet complex), standards, SOP and create the teams best practices

• Push the entire process of product and feature development: creation, design, development, deployment, optimization.

You are a great fit if…

• You have at least 5 years of hands-on experience in front end development (React.js a MUST) for marketing-focused businesses

• You have a well-created portfolio on GitHub (or other similar VCS's) that demonstrates why you are an elite, well-experienced Front-end UI Engineer

• You are a JavaScript expert and have experience using ReactJS and/or TypeScript to maintain SPAs (Single Page Applications)

• You are confident in your skillset and experience in the following areas: Source Map Analysis, Bundle Size Optimization, Chunking, Prefetching, Loadable Components, Intersect API and Web Hooks of all types

• You can manage projects at a high-level, including multiple projects at one given time, while also knowing how to deal with time constraints, budgets and a spread-out team.

• You champion automation and focus on doing fewer things, stronger, better, faster and stronger.

• You are all about continuous improvements in product development and your own professional development

• You challenge others to be better, welcome new ideas, and advocate for the best solution

• You believe the best collaboration occurs through transparency, strong communication, and healthy debate.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Abiding by Semantic HTML coding practices
  • Coding HTML from scratch
  • Coding XHTML Strict Doctype
  • Coding CSS
  • Coding JavaScript (JS) functions from scratch - React.js
  • Are a Javascript Expert, with over 5+ years of React.js/Typescript Development at a high level
  • Performing cross-browser web development (IE7, 8, 9, Chrome, Firefox, Safari, iPad, iPhone)
  • Coding jQuery utilizing jQuery APIs
  • Senior experience in UI design & development
  • Have developed multiple products and are familiar with product development lifecycle
  • Have worked in or on digital marketing/marketing and/or advertising related projects
  • Extensive experience building complex single-page applications (SPAs) with multiple systems
  • Hands-on experience in Source Map Analysis, Bundle Size Optimization, Chunking, Prefetching, Loadable Components, Intersect API and Web Hooks
  • Slicing a PSD and building pages from scratch utilizing HTML, CSS, and jQuery for enhanced functionality