React Front-end Developer in Highland Park, IL at Prestige Staffing

Date Posted: 8/12/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

JobID: 23504

Job Title: Front-End Developer


This is a front-end developer position on the web development team. The role should be able to effectively complete all phases of software development life cycle including analysis, planning, design, coding, testing, support and any other tasks related. However, the primary strength should be on delivering technical solutions that are able to scale and that have low maintenance cost. This role will mostly participate on development of the front-end of our e-commerce websites, but it may change as the business changes. This position is an on-site full-time position on our headquarters located at the Highland Park, IL office.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible of building the front-end of the website using the React framework.
  • Collaborate with project leaders for the analysis and estimation of requirements and stories.
  • Keep open communication with project leaders to make sure the sprints runs smoothly as possible. Communicate roadblocks on a timeline manner.
  • Implement enough unit testing to help maintain the quality of the system.
  • Help on supporting existing software solutions
  • Stay updated with trends on software development technologies
  • Help other staff personnel on improving their knowledge and skills, as seen fit
  • Keep documentation updated when needed


  • Extremely detail-oriented
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Very good at finding good solutions for problems that arise
  • Be a trustful partner
  • Be attentive to details
  • Be able to manage prioritization of tasks
  • Being a proactive person, in order to foresee the needs of the firm and of the clients
  • Be committed to the success of the company
  • Be open to positive feedback, and be able to give positive feedback to others
  • Be able to breakdown complex problems into small pieces
  • Be able to lead and implement projects end-to-end
  • Be able to innovate and continuously challenge your limits and those that surrounds you
  • Learn quickly and willing to excel

Qualifications & Related Experience

  • Minimum experience of 4 years in developing software using the following technologies, architecture and practices:
    • SPA Framework – ReactJS, Angular or VueJS
    • Languages - JavaScript/DHTML, HTML
    • Testing – Any Unit Testing Frameworks
    • Design patterns
  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science (or related) is preferred, or proven solid background in software engineering.
  • Proven experience as project lead or technical lead positions it’s a plus.
  • Experience developing websites using a Content Management System (CMS) it’s a plus.
  • Experience with using or deploying continuous delivery and continuous integration processes it’s a plus.