Frontend Web Developer

📍 Auburn, AL/Atlanta, GA/Remote

Your Mission

The Frontend Developer is responsible for ensuring the alignment of web Flashtract is seeking a full-time Frontend Web Developer to design, develop and maintain applications using the React framework. The Frontend Web Developer will play a key role in Flashtract’s fast-growing development team. You will be responsible for collaborating with a variety of stakeholders to design and build new features. Each feature you help create will contribute to the growth of the Flashtract application. Additionally, you will be heavily relied upon and consulted during the software design phase. Creative input is not only welcomed but encouraged. Your key technical responsibilities will include creating beautifully written, reusable components, designing web pages, and creating templates.

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • A love of creating great, scalable, and clever software solutions
  • A strong software development background and to have worked closely with software development teams in the past
  • Experience working in fast-paced environments like technology startups
  • To be customer-centric
  • Highly analytical and data-driven
  • Comfortable making decisions or preparing information for decisions to be made by the team
  • The ability to constantly re-evaluate product vs. business vs. technical tradeoffs to find the lowest risk, highest value next step
  • Clear communication and team leadership
  • Hyper-focused on details yet flexible enough to work on keep deadlines and reasonable compromises

Your responsibilities are to:

  • Work with designers/backend engineers to take customer data and feature requests and create technical specs and architecture decisions
  • Work with designers to take design specs and translate them into technical specs
  • Work with a team of developers to maintain quality and production standards
  • Develop timelines for delivery and implementation of new products
  • Troubleshoot problems & identify areas for improvement
  • Ensure feedback and requests are integrated into product planning and development processes
  • Collaborate with backend developers and other team members to establish objectives and design functional, cohesive codes to enhance user experience
  • Develop ideas for new programs, products, or features by monitoring industry developments & trends
  • Participate in continuing education and training to remain current on best practices, learn new programming languages
  • Practice good documentation habits

Requirements:

  • Deep understanding of Javascript, HTML, CSS, React Framework, state management solutions (Redux, Mobx, Flux), Git, Node, REST APIs
  • Some understanding: UI/UX design, UI testing (end to end and unit), third party API integrations, Java, JSON/NoSQL, relational database design, utilizing a debugger 
  • Experience with graphic design applications such as Figma, InVison, Adobe XD, etc.
  • Strong understanding of the web development cycle & programming techniques & tools
  • Focus on efficiency, user experience, & process improvement
  • Excellent project & time management skills
  • Strong problem solving, verbal & written communication skills
  • BA/BS degree in software enigneering, computer science, or related field
  • 3-5 years experience in a fast-paced software development environment

At Flashtract we celebrate differences! We thrive on them for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. Flashtract is thrilled to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.

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