Front End Developer

  • Newark, CA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Venture-backed fintech Startup

SaveDay was founded with the vision to help people save and invest money towards their goals. We provide an easy and affordable way for individuals and businesses to set up savings and retirement plans. We offer several flexible options for workplace savings and retirement plans

Job Description

The successful candidate will be involved in implementing new hybrid mobile applications, across a range of applications. They will also be assisting in determining the appropriate technology-mix to meet the demands of the business. This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in a lot of green field development, and quickly see ideas and hard work turned into products

Qualifications

  • At least 3 year experience as a front end engineer
  • Strong coding experience of JavaScript, with knowledge of how to structure large JavaScript applications
  • Deep knowledge of HTML5 and CSS3, ideally also experience with LESS or SASS, and experience with CSS3 animations
  • Experience styling for Responsive applications, ideally using Bootstrap
  • Experience developing applications across multiple browsers, for desktops, tablets and phones
  • Use of web-side frameworks such as AngularJS, Backbone.js, Ember.js, particularly with regard to Single Page Application development
  • Testing of web applications using tools such as Jasmine
  • Interfacing to server-side services, ideally also with some knowledge of how a server system would be implemented (whether that be LAMP, node.js, JSP or any other)
  • Coding with web-security in mind
  • Knowledge of the Front-end build and release process
  • Ability to encourage and mentor other developers¬†

Desirable Skills and Experience

  • Knowledge of a strongly typed server-side language such as Java
  • Knowledge of a scripting language such as Python
  • An appreciation of graphic design and human computer interaction

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.