Kelly Services Web Front End Developer - Chicago, IL in Chicago, Illinois
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Position title: Web Front End Developer
We are currently seeking an experienced web front end developer who will be responsible to define, build and manage our front end visual design and development. This role will be part of a team responsible for product ownership of UI and Web, but also plays a large role working with business stakeholders to define features that deliver value and an exceptional experience for our consumers. The team will work to build and implement our code, setting a site wide standard UI and UX. If you are an expert at web technologies, skilled in architecting modern web applications, and passionate about front-end design patterns, this position is for you.
Work location(s) – Based out of downtown Chicago (AON Center)
Duration of assignment – 4/2 to 12/24/18
Typical anticipated hours per week/schedule - 40
PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES - List the activities the role requires on a regular basis. Identify the major end result the position is expected to achieve for each of these activities.
Consulting with internal stakeholders to understand technical needs, analyzing solution options and making a recommendation based upon your knowledge and experience
Partnering with designers and user experience specialists to create consumer-first user experiences
Bridging the gap between elegant front-end design and existing enterprise backend architectures
Design, develop, test, and implement front-end, responsive web code and design for web and mobile application
Help bring new ideas for design and content creation to the team using your expertise and eye for great design
Wireframe new site pages
Implement site metrics using Google Analytics, app analytic tools, or other analytics tools
Agile in process and process change
Enthusiastic to write tests
AB test different layouts, call to actions, content types, and more to help ensure our content converts at the highest possible rate
Interested in rapid feedback supported by data and experiment
KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE/COMPETENCIES - What skills and knowledge are required for this job? What type of and how much prior experience is required to do this job?
Experience and Knowledge:
3+ years marketing and web design/development experience that includes some combination of front-end web dev/design, website optimization, graphic design, and HubSpot marketing experience.
Experience working with agile methodology & dev ops geared towards cloud
Comfortable working with responsive layouts and designs, and building effective intuitive user interfaces.
Strong communication skills
A desire to learn and share your knowledge
Minimum of Bachelor degree preferably in MIS or equivalent IT field experience required.
Node/Express JS for front-end work, primarily server-side rendering
Ruby/Rails for backend work
Java/Dropwizard/Maven for backend work
Published apps, websites or other examples of solutions built
You have worked with AWS, Azure, Google Cloud (preferred)
Why Kelly ® ?
With Kelly, you’ll have direct connections to leading IT organizations in the best companies around
the globe—offering you the chance to work on some of today’s most intriguing, innovative and high-
visibility projects. In a field where change is the only constant, our connections and opportunities
will help you take your career exactly where you want to go. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™
companies, and more than 3,000 IT hiring managers turn to us each year to access the best talent:
people like you.
Last year we found 8,000 opportunities for IT professionals. Let us help advance your career
AboutKelly Services ®
As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .
Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,
Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is
committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity
is The Law.