Front End Engineer

San Francisco Full-time

Blink is looking for a Front-end Engineer to join our growing team.

The ideal candidate has a strong appreciation for design and working in a fast-paced consulting environment. As a Front-end Engineer, you will help our team deliver solutions for world-class clients and level up our engineering practice by serving as a technical leader for our development team. Extensive experience with front-end technologies, content management systems, and APIs is required.

We are looking for an experienced consultant with a track record of delivering excellent service and elegant solutions to a wide variety of clients.

Job Responsibilities

  • Use front-end frameworks such as React, Ember, Angular, and VueJS to develop visually stunning web applications and enterprise systems
  • Use RESTful or GraphQL APIs to connect to third-party services
  • Set up, manage, and configure hosting environments
  • Maintain well-documented, reusable, and transferrable code
  • Provide technical expertise on projects to ensure performance, accessibility, security, reliability, and scalability
  • Perform code reviews to improve style, modularity, and reusability
  • Act as the liaison between technology and design. You will help your team and your client’s team understand the relationship between the two and how each can benefit the other.
  • Participate in and contribute to creative exercises such as wireframing, experience maps, and personas.
  • Lead discussions and creative exercises with clients and team members.
  • Create rapid coded prototypes for validation or proof of concept.
  • Think through project challenges and provide recommendations and out of the box solutions.
  • Keeps abreast of new technologies and share important findings with the team

 

Job Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience delivering web-based solutions
  • Expert knowledge of HTML, CSS, and Javascript
  • Expert knowledge of client-side optimization techniques
  • Expert understanding of the latest and legacy browser capabilities, including mobile
  • Functional knowledge of version control (Git)
  • Experience integrating APIs, content management systems, and analytics platforms
  • Functional knowledge of UX best practices, HCI techniques, and SEO best practices
  • Excellent presentation and written communication skills

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