Senior Front End Developer Mirum San Diego

Technology San Diego, California


Description

Position at Mirum

We are looking for a Full Stack JavaScript Engineer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.

What you do:

  • Develop new user-facing features
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

What you need:

  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3.
  • Strong understanding of CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS.
  • Understanding and experience with implementation of software design patterns in JS.
  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks.
  • Knowledge of Node.js and other frameworks such as Express, StrongLoop, etc.
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX.
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as (Git / SVN).
  • Hands-on experience developing and maintaining RESTful web services with Node.
  • Strong knowledge of proper authentication practices and methodologies with JWTs,
  • cookie-based sessions, and encryption.
  • Experience and proficiency with implementing automated unit tests using tools like Jest,
  • Karma, Jasmine, Enzyme, etc.
  • Excellence in verbal and written communication, and in working collaboratively with a
  • variety of colleagues and clients in challenging circumstances.
  • Strong React experience is highly desired
We are 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.