Lead Engineer, Front End Angular – Philadelphia, PA

Salary Range: $135,000 – $158,000

 

The candidate will develop and provide direction to agile squads that design and develop highly scalable and distributed systems that are used to ingest and process structured & unstructured information from many external sources.  The team will build systems used to enrich, master and deliver the content to consumers.

Summary:

As a Front End lead, you will work closely with design and product teams from around the globe and multiple frontend development teams to develop and deliver enterprise applications and digital products for our Content Technology. This will be an exciting opportunity to apply your development and mentorship experience to create high impact user-centered products. These products will be used by internal and external personnel to curate our rich content and provide value add content for our customers.

In this role, you will participate in reviewing business requirements and analysis till the final delivery of an enterprise software in latest versions of Angular. You will also lead the effort in creating re-usable components to ensure consistency and productivity of UI designers.

Duties and responsibilities:

Implement the Front End technical design and development of enterprise-class web applications

Review business requirements and ability to perform a technical analysis of requirements and participating in estimation process

Driving architectural discussions for new applications

Deliver a solid, detailed technical design and architectural documentation

Creating governance with Design System and managing various teams delivering applications based on this

Contribute ideas for making the application better and easier to use

Leading multiple frontend developers on agile squads to deliver Angular applications

Mentoring and supporting team members

Design and implement user authentication and security features

This position will perform at least 60% hands on coding

Specific Technologies used in the Content Technology team:

Angular 8

JavaScript

CSS frameworks like SCSS, LESS

RXJS

HTML5/CSS3 and other cross-browser responsive applications

Required:

BS in Computer Science or Information Systems

Minimum 8 years’ experience in front end development and engineering

Demonstrated ability to build elegant and engaging user interfaces

Deep knowledge of JavaScript

Extensive experience on Angular 8, React, jQuery and other JavaScript libraries

Extensive experience in CSS frameworks like SCSS, LESS

Experience using state management (e.g. NGRX, RXJS)

Experience with Git compatible source control and working with a CI/CD pipeline

Additional:

Knowledge of Material Design principles and responsive design

Expert in HTML5/CSS3 and creating cross-browser responsive applications

Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to communicate with individuals across the organization.

Experience using component library framework integration (e.g. Angular Material).

Experience with REST Web Services.

Experience with Build and Deployment automation (CI/CD)

Experience with Github and Jenkins

Experience writing UI unit tests

Preferred: MS degree

Leadership of offshore teams

Proven experience setting standards and ensuring standards were met & enforced

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