Web Developer - Contract

San Mateo, CA

Posted: 06/07/2019 Employment Type: Contract Job Number: 361

Job Description

Web Developer - Contract

This position will be based on User Growth & Adoption team in San Mateo, CA, and will be expected to develop high value websites and marketing landing pages for products and services.


Key Responsibilities/Essential Functions
    • Experience developing high value websites and marketing landing pages either within an agency or a startup.
    • A sound understanding of how modern web technologies work and are used by online customers.
    • Work closely with Product and UX team as part of Journey Team, to develop templates and processes for producing web asset iterations at scale
    • Some experience building web assets for multiple audiences (e.g. personalization, audience segmentation, personas)
    • Strong opinions, loosely held, with regard to responsible, effective, and creative web development techniques.
    • A strong sense of aesthetic and a high regard for the finer details of web typography and design.
    • Develops effective, maintainable code in a timely fashion
    • Follows established coding standards and techniques, assists with establishing standards
    • Develops automated unit test cases to validate defect-free code
    • Conducts code reviews with peers and management
    • Works with the associated QA team to ensure quality code that meets the functional requirements
    • Maintains proficiency in the application and use of systems, tools, and processes within the department’ s scope
    • Maintains proficiency in the business processes that drive the applications within the department’ s scope
    • Maintains a working knowledge of   applications and system integration
    • Ensures code compiles with security policies and guidelines if being deployed within an environment.


    • At least 2-4 years’ experience in website development
    • 1 year of software development experience required in one or more of the following: JavaScript, Node.js or Java
    • Experience developing Web applications in TypeScript (a JavaScript development language)
    • Experience in two or more of the following areas: RESTful web services, React.js, React-Native, Python, AJAX, Strong JavaScript/Angular programming skills, Cloud Architecture & Services, Java, Data analytics and user experience.


Specific technical knowledge/experience in most of the following preferred:
    • Web System Architecture, SOA, REST, AJAX, JSON, CDN, SSO, WebPack, browser SFIY
    • TypeScript/JavaScript/jQuery, HTML5/CSS3, MVVM, Backbone, React.js, Angular, Bootstrap
    • Experience with Python and/or Node.js preferred
    • Working knowledge with CSS3 and HTML5
    • Experience with developing single-page, responsive web & mobile application
    • Web standards, cross-browser compatibility, and web-related performance and optimization techniques.
    • Good OOD / OOP knowledge
    • Good diagnostic, analytical, design and communication skills


Desirable Position-Specific Skills:
    • Exposure to Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
    • Good understanding of Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO)
    • Familiarity with A/B testing techniques and associated tools, such as Optimizely

Meet Your Recruiter

Jason Destro

Over 20 years’ of recruiting experience with hands-on recruiting and placement of I.T. professionals (Full Time, Temp 2 Perm, & Contingent) in the NJ/NY/CT/PA marketplace for a wide variety of today's demanding IT skill sets. Focused on delivering exceptional service by understanding client’s objectives and goals.

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