Front-end Engineer – Web Applications – Edaptive Computing, Inc

Front-end Engineer – Web Applications

Job Description

Edaptive Computing, Inc. (ECI) is currently seeking a Front-end Engineer/Developer. The Edaptive Front-end Engineer ensures that ECI Frameworks and products meet technical requirements while providing a user-friendly experience. This position acts as a bridge between designers (UI/UX) and back-end programmers.


Dayton, Ohio


Full time with competitive benefits package

Primary Responsibilities

• Drive development and internal standards on all technical aspects of front-end delivery
• Expert in front-end technologies (html/css/javascript)
• Expert in front-end management and delivery tools (gulp/babel/webpack/etc.)
• Heavy focus on performance in large-scale web applications
• Stays abreast of new technologies. Proposes and implements new processes and techniques. Proposes inclusion of new technology into existing products and new solutions.
• Focus on building modular layouts, reusable code and libraries for future use
• Architecture and setup of client-side unit tests
• Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
• Help set technical standards and best practices for the front-end team

Qualitative Requirements

• In-depth knowledge web front-end engineering best practices and techniques.
• Adept at using web services (APIs) to build front-end applications
• Expert-level knowledge in front-end technologies html, css
• Experience with a variety of HTML frameworks (eg: bootstrap)
• Expert-level knowledge of css preprocessors (LESS/SCSS/SASS)
• Expert-level knowledge and experience with javascript and multiple javascript frameworks & libraries (Angular/jQuery/React/Vue/etc)
• Experience with ES6+
• Experience with Typescript
• Proven experience in breaking large-scale web applications into modular parts to fine-tune the performance of the application for speed and scalability
• Proficient understanding of javascript pre-processing and packaging frameworks such as babel and webpack
• Advanced knowledge of javascript unit testing (Jest, Mocha/Chai, etc)
• Experience in software design patterns and best practices as they relate to front end
• Good analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Ability to manage multiple responsibilities while maintaining focus on core responsibility.
• Excitement and eagerness to learn new technology.
• Desire to work in an Agile software development environment.
• Ability to obtain a security clearance.

Educational and Experience Requirements

• 5+ years’ experience with front-end web technologies
• Bachelor degree or higher in Computer Science. 6 years of relevant experience or training can be substituted for the degree requirement.

Enhancing Qualifications

• Experience with Git.
• Experience with Node.js
• Experience using cloud services to enhance the delivery of application resources
• Experience with Angular
• Experience with automated web UI testing (selenium, puppeteer, etc.)
• Advanced experience with TypeScript
• Experience using GraphQL
• Advanced experience in DevOps and using automation/measurement to streamline deployments and development activities.

Submission Instructions

(Non-complying submissions will not be considered)

Reference Front-end Engineer – Web Applications in all correspondence
Eligibility for a Security Clearance is required
Resumes must be 3 pages or less and provide description of how qualifying technologies were used. You may also submit a one page cover letter (optional but desired) stating your career objectives and how your qualifications and interest align with our requirements.
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If you are interested in being considered for employment at Edaptive Computing Inc., apply on-line using our electronic application. If, due to a disability, you need assistance in completing the on-line application, contact the Edaptive's Human Resources Department at (937) 433 - 0477. Please indicate the specific assistance needed. Note: This option is reserved for those with disabilities only.

EOE, including Disability/Vets