Job Title Senior Interactive Developers
Location Bethesda MD
Duration 6+ Months ( Contract to Hire)
Implement new functionality on the system to meet business requirements
Design and develop high-volume, low-latency applications, delivering high-availability and performance.
Contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle.
Write well designed, testable, efficient code.
Ensure designs are in compliance with specifications.
Prepare and produce releases of software components.
Support continuous improvement by investigating alternatives and technologies and presenting these for architectural review.
Create POCs to research and recommend usage of emerging technologies to enhance user experience
Provide context and guidance for integration and implementation of Front-End Interfaces
Develop standards compliant mark-up and code for web sites and applications
Recommend and Develop framework and code for mobile enabled sites using functionalities like geo locator compatible for iPhone, Android, Blackberry, and Windows devices
Create and implement complex Ajax framework to facilitate data exchange and write DOM manipulation scripts
Develop and integrate Social Media plug-ins and apis like FB, TW, YT, etc.
Articulate and explain details around web development basics like browser security issues, iframe to iframe communication, https requests, request and response and provide POCs for project needs
Work on CMS based environment e.g. Stellent, Interwoven, Hybris/Endeca
Use Sapient SA3 development methodology to track and deliver components
Define and parse valid data interchange structures to integrate with back end services
Use standard toolsets to develop, validate and test code
Manage medium to large sized team and resolve issues and dependencies in the team; coach and mentor the team to help deliver to the client expectation
Create seamless processes for the team by establishing standards and frameworks for effective integration
Report and track issues / next steps to Project Management team
Function in a Global Delivery Environment
Provide technology and implementation expertise to domain, projects, or client
Maintain leading-edge knowledge in emerging technologies; drive knowledge sharing and lessons learnt sessions from project experiences
4+ years of industry experience
Strong experience in developing standards compliant, CSS based layouts
Must dominate at least one of the following libraries: jQuery, Dojo, Ext, script.aculo.us
Understanding of SEO and accessibility issues and how they relate to development
Accessibility and 508 compliance a plus
Good working knowledge of the Adobe suite of products
Strong graphics manipulation/optimization skills using Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.
Strong organizational and estimation skills
Ability to thrive under tight deadlines, able to manage time efficiently
Effectively allocate work to junior team members
Experience working on large branded websites a plus
Experience working with CMS, Portal technologies, and/or backend frameworks (Java, .NET) a plus
Bachelors degree required or equivalent military experience
Two95 International Inc.