Front-End Developer

Job description

Job no: 494026
Position Type: Staff Part Time
Benefit Status: Non-Benefited – Non-Union
Campus: UMass Lowell
Department: University Relations
Salary: commensurate with experience
Applications Open: Jan 31 2018
Applications Close: Open until filled

General Summary of Position:

The part-time -end front-end developer will assist the full-time front developer in day-to-day tasks.

Key Responsibilities:

1. Translating a proof of concept to html/css

2. Fixing UI bugs in existing sites / applications

3. Developing new sites / applications using CSS3, React, and Redux

4. Creating unit tests for existing components

5. Testing for 508 AA compliance

Minimum Qualifications (Required):

  • 2+ Years experience in Front End Web Development
  • CSS3: box model, selectors, responsive layouts
  • JavaScript
  • Manipulating the DOM without jQuery
  • Functional programming
  • ES2015 or newer
  • Node
  • Frontend build systems (webpack/grunt/gulp)
  • Knowledge of accessibility best practices

Additional Considerations:
  • Unit Testing (mocha, jest)
  • Web Components & Shadow Dom
  • Working knowledge of:
    • React
    • Redux
    • Yarn

Special Instructions to Applicants:

This is a part-time, non-unit, non-benefited position.

Initial review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applications are received.

Please include a resume and cover letter with your application. Names and contact information of three references will be required at the time of application.

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action, Title IX employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age over 40, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, marital status, or other protected class.





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Posted: 2/28/2018
Application Due: 4/28/2018
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