AltSource: Senior Front End Web Developer - Portland at AltSource (Portland, OR) (Portland, OR)

Posted: Jan 11, 2019

What You'll Do:
As a senior front end engineer in a cross-functional software development team, you will work closely with our clients and development team members to create exceptional software that helps our clients grow their businesses. Specifically, you will: visualize the big picture to identify and analyze key issues and recommend effective solutions; build polished, user-centered front-end application code for your team's MVC applications; iteratively improve the design and information architecture of the entire application; help interpret and translate designs into development ready assets and specs; and collaborate with your cross-functional team members. In addition, you'll stay current on emerging technologies, help us push the boundaries of what's possible with creative solutions, and continue to develop your skills as a member of an agile development team.
 
You will be successful with AltSource if you have:


To be successful in this position, candidates need full SDLC experience developing applications using JavaScript, JQuery, modern JS frameworks, HTML, and CSS. Because we build web-centric, data-driven applications, you need to bring a solid understanding of information management, feature management, and the DOM. You will need experience creating simple, intuitive interfaces for rich-client web applications, and understand the fundamental principles of user-centered design, usability, and application design. You’ll need a strong interest in visual design and a basic understanding of common design softwares like the Adobe Suite and Sketch. You'll need experience designing for mental models versus implementation models. Because our teams have a high level of client engagement, you will need to be able to communicate complex concepts clearly and persuasively. And you'll need strong teaming skills and work effectively with a small group of your peers, without hierarchy or politics.


Bonus points for a Bachelor's degree in computer science or graphic design, professional experience bridging the gap between designers and developers, professional experience with mobile development, and some experience working with backend languages like C#, Ruby or Python.


If this sounds like a great role and an ideal work environment, we’d love to hear from you!

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