Backbone.js Front End Programmer (Startup)

Employer
AroundWire.com LLC
Location
Chatsworth, CA
Posted
Aug 01, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Technology, Analysts & Programming
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe


Job Description

PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT US IF YOU ARE RECRUITER OR AGENCY. WE DO OUR OWN HIRING.

We are AroundWire.com, an online community that combines the best aspects of social networks and online marketplaces. We enable people to buy and sell products and services in a completely new, elegant way. We are a few months away from launch. Come and be with us from the very beginning! If you are a talented jQuery / Javascript programmer with a positive attitude, we need your help to take our company to the top. We are a startup - come and grow with us!

This is a full-time position at our headquarters in Chatsworth, CA.

What you would be doing:

Front-end development, including adding new features (a lot of backbone.js)
Making the website more beautiful/bug fixes
Ensuring cross-browser compatibility
Expanding existing features
Sliders/menus and other UI components

Requirements:

JavaScript (Advanced)
jQuery (Advanced)
CSS (Cross-Browser)


Nice to have:

Knowledge and experience using GIT; GIT-Flow.
SCRUM / Agile workflow experience.
Knowledge of basic JavaScript; including base JavaScript classes and methods, Knowledge of and experience working with various libraries and frameworks such as JQuery, Angular (we use a lot of backbone.js)
Knowledge of PHP; Knowledge of and experience working with frameworks such as CodeIgniter, Symfony2, Phalcon.
Strong code quality standards, knowledge of PSR-1.
Experience working with SCSS, SASS.
Experience working with, modifying and creating Grunt scripts.
Experience using mobile-first CSS libraries such as Bootstrap.

Also nice to have:

JAVA
Linux/Nginx Experience
Amazon Web Services Experience
User Acquisition

If you know all or some of the above and can appreciate a few office jokes, we should definitely meet. We very much appreciate good people, good ideas and good work. We also like good food.

Please send us your rsum and some examples of your code/projects, if available.

THIS IS A FULL-TIME POSITION AT OUR OFFICE IN CHATSWORTH, CA. PLEASE DO NOT APPLY IF YOU ARE A TELECOMMUTER OR OTHERWISE UNABLE TO PHYSICALLY WORK IN OUR OFFICE. WE DO NOT OUTSOURCE OUR DEVELOPMENT.



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