Jr UI Developer | Full Time | Remote

The Front-End Web Developer will be responsible for the full development life cycle of front-end client website projects, from development kickoff to QA release. They will assist with definition and implementation of documentation standards and best practices. They are also responsible for communication with internal team members to develop technical solutions which meet client needs.

This position reports directly to the LeaseLabs Web Development Manager.

primary responsibilities:

Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to the following:

  • Focus primarily on developing custom websites for LeaseLabs clients.
  • Commonly utilized technologies consist of Ruby on Rails, JavaScript, CSS/SASS, HTML, AngularJS, PostgreSQL
  • Participate in decision making concerning software architecture and design
  • Participate in code reviews
  • Mentor and assist in the training and on-boarding of other team members
  • Work closely with other members of the development team and stakeholders such as the Product Owner, Project Managers, Design Team, Client Success team, and QA
  • Maintain high standards, attention to detail, accuracy, and completeness
  • Be able to work independently and with the team to hit deadlines

required knowledge/skills/abilities:

  • 2+ years of experience in web development, agency experience is a bonus
  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment, across the organization, as well as work independently
  • Proven ability to meet goals in a dynamic, fast-changing environment
  • Flexible and able to work fast under tight deadlines with demanding quality requirements
  • Ability to work with and manage team members with a wide array of personality types
  • Knowledge of the “up and coming” web development trends, and a thirst to push boundaries with modern technology
  • Advanced knowledge of JavaScript, CSS/SASS, HTML, JSON
  • Working knowledge of one or more server-side technologies: (Ruby on Rails Preferred. Others will be considered.)
  • Experience working with client-side SPA frameworks/platforms such as Angular (experience with React, VueJS a bonus)
  • Experience with frameworks such as Foundation or Bootstrap
  • Proven ability to stay ahead of the curve with new technology
  • Expert ability to estimate, scope, and plan development projects
  • Experience using git in the console
  • Strong decision-making skills