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Perl Programmer focused on Front end Development

Posted: October 8, 2018
Company name: GRMI
Location: Houston, TX
Country: United States
Pay rate: DOE
Poster represents: a recruiting agency
Terms of employment: Hourly employee
Hours: Full time
Onsite: yes
Description: We are presently conducting a search for a contract Software Engineer focused on Front End Web Application development to join one of our client’s in Houston, Texas.

What You’ll Be Doing:

Implementation of software components and modules based on specifications and designs provided by team leads and software designers
Unit, integration, system testing of implemented software components
Code review of other engineer’s work to maintain quality of code and best practices
Participate in team agile process planning and review sessions
Collaborate with members of the website team (including designers and back-end developers) to consistently improve functionality and user-friendliness of the web applications
Optimize websites and applications to ensure fast loading speeds
Participate in team retrospectives of processes and procedures and suggest improvements where identified
Support other team members when they need assistance in completing high priority work tasks
Continuously growing and developing software engineering skills to be able to take on more complex problems going forward

What You Bring to the Table:

Ability to develop software with High Level programming languages such as Perl, PHP, Python, or Java
Excellent understanding of core software engineering principles.
Exposure to and basic understanding of Unix environments/systems
5 years or more of experience with developing with Javascript, HTML, CSS
5 years or more of experience with AJAX-based JSON/XML web services.
5 years or more of experience with developing using web application frameworks and libraries such as Angular, Bootstrap, Node, React, Jquery, and Dancer
Experience using CSS preprocessors such as LESS, SASS and/or Compass.
Comfortable developing with Git, coding standards, and branding guidelines.
Confidently and quickly able to navigate around and work within an unfamiliar codebase.
Able to troubleshoot and debug complex websites and applications (e.g. network requests, front-end performance, layout issues, browser bugs).
Must be comfortable working with product designers. Should have experience converting design comps created in Invision, Photoshop or Sketch into functional websites.
Excellent understanding of Web application design
Intermediate to advanced SQL skills
Understanding of data structures
Understanding of need to follow coding standards
Basic understanding of code optimization principles
Ability to stay on task and focused on delivering solutions as committed to
Website for more information: www.grmi.net
Contact information: Raj@grmi.Net

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