Redhat Published: March 3, 2017
Raleigh, North Carolina
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Job summary

The Red Hat Engineering team is looking for a Front End Developer to join our User Experience Design team in Raleigh, NC. In this role, you will provide front-end development to support the user experience (UX) vision of our interaction designers by working on the user interface (UI). You'll need to be creative, motivated, skilled in building web applications, and able to work in a fast-paced, distributed environment.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Work with UX designers to bring UI designs from concept to implementation through rapid prototyping and evaluation of design ideas
  • Work with the development teams to gather information about system APIs and help shape the data that is available for UI consumption
  • Implement UIs with clean and robust CSS, HTML, and JavaScript code implementations as needed to support the design vision
  • Be precise when designing details to ensure a clean and clear experience for users through implementation of subtle interactions and affordances
  • Work closely with designers during brainstorming, design reviews, and iteration of UI improvement

Required skills

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a technology-related discipline
  • Extensive experience building web applications using HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and AngularJS with RESTful backend services
  • Ability to create robust web applications from visual concepts, wireframes, and interactive design sessions
  • Considerable experience with testing frameworks like Karma, Jasmine, and JSUnit
  • Experience with modern CSS frameworks like Bootstrap or Foundation
  • Familiarity with emerging web standards like Web Components
  • Familiarity with back end technologies like Node.js or server-side Java (SSJ)
  • Great communication and collaboration skills; good attention to detail
  • Please provide a portfolio of UI development work with links in your resume

The following are considered a plus:

  • Experience with development tools like Git, webpack, and gulp.js
  • Experience with agile development and open source projects
  • Familiarity with environment configuration tooling such as Vagrant or Docker

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