Company
FINE
Location
PortlandRemote US
3 days ago
Categories
Frontend development
Keywords
VueJSNuxtReactWCAG

Senior Front-End Developer

Developers at FINE are passionate, clever people who are constantly improving their skills to keep up with technology. We work on challenging projects and produce high-quality work in a collaborative, creative setting.

Senior Front-End developers at FINE work directly with designers, project managers, back-end developers, technical documentalists, and others to create super-smooth responsive websites for our clients based on using our own open-source CMS that we affectionately refer to as Fae. We are looking for craftspeople who use styles, scripts, and markup as the tools of their trade.

Responsibilities

  • Work with a team of project managers, designers, strategists, and developers to build brand new experiences with VueJS/Nuxt
  • Use client work to refine our tools and tech with each build
  • Collaborate with designers early in the production process to help them understand tech capabilities
  • Share learnings with our team and help mentor less experienced teammates
  • Review teammates’ code and help maintain high code quality

Qualifications

  • 6+ years of applied experience with ES6+ JavaScript
  • 2+ years of applied experience with modern SPA frameworks (React, Vue, Nuxt, etc.)
  • Experience or a deep understanding of statically rendered websites, their benefits, and drawbacks
  • Provide confidently clean code in with HTML, CSS & JS
  • Focus on the readability & maintainability of code
  • Implement cross-browser compatible features as a baseline
  • Strategically choose solutions that support efficiency in rendering, loading, and painting of the page on the full spectrum of devices and networks without sacrificing accessibility or UX
  • Familiarity with WCAG success criteria and generalized experience in building accessible, intuitive websites
  • Balance design aesthetics with accessibility, keeping WCAG guidelines front-of-mind while seeking opportunities to push the boundaries of the web as a medium
  • Comfortable with Git
  • Take personal responsibility for deadlines, code quality, and tasks
  • Experience collaborating with and mentoring other developers
  • Communicate effectively & often
  • Adept at creating and maintaining your development environment

Career Benefits

We’re whole human beings here at FINE, and we’ve designed our benefits offerings to support our team in a whole range of human things. Things like:

  • A selection of robust health plans (medical, dental, and vision) to choose from, with an option for 100% employer-paid coverage
  • Vacation, sick time, company paid holidays, and our annual holiday close
  • A 401(k) plan combined with a discretionary company contribution, driven by company performance
  • Company-paid group-term life insurance with the option to purchase additional coverage
  • Short-term disability coverage
  • Professional development to keep you growing
  • Pre-tax flexible spending accounts for dependent care as well as certain dental and vision expenses
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Flexible and remote working opportunities
  • Friendly atmosphere and culture
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Outstanding work environment
  • Working with other “A players” driven to create great client results

The Location

This position is for our office in Portland, Oregon, with the opportunity to work remotely within the United States. Located in a newly renovated building in downtown Portland, our office is cozy, collaborative, and comfortable. Each unique space was designed with multiple uses in mind, like a strategy session on the collaboration wall, refining a design idea over a cup of coffee in the bistro, or visiting with a client in the library. Note: As of Q3 2021, FINE employees are working remotely during the pandemic.