Frontend Software Engineer - Greenwood Village, CO

Nextworld
Nextworld, named #1 “Best Place to Work” in 2020 and 2021 by the Denver Business Journal, is a high-growth software development company based entirely in the Denver Tech Center and is looking for a talented and motivated Frontend Software Engineer. Ideally, this person will work well in a team environment, can be flexible, and is willing to take on a wide range of responsibilities. An ideal candidate would have experience in many of the skills listed below as well as solid computer science fundamentals.

Applicants should have multiple years of experience writing custom HTML, CSS, JavaScript and Typescript. Expertise in writing modular front-end code using HTML5, and CSS3 (SASS), is a must. Understanding the concepts of progressive enhancement, mobile-first, and future-friendly design is highly encouraged. Experience with web development frameworks is also important.
 
Education and/or Work Experience Requirements
  • College degree in computer science
  • Proficient with OO analysis and design
  • Experience with Agile / Scrum development methodologies
  • Experience with developing cloud SaaS/PaaS solutions
  • Experience in building complex highly scalable and performant systems
  • 3+ years of experience in web application development
  • Experience with MEAN-style stack development a plus
  • Experience with responsive web design frameworks, Bootstrap
  • Experience with Java development is a plus
 
Specific Skills
  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
  • Understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks
  • Strong skills with Angular 2 framework a must, large scale projects a plus
 
Responsibilities
  • Develop new user-facing features
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back end
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
 
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