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A Day in the Life
Have you ever looked at your favorite website and wondered why it was laid out the way it was or thought "I wish I could do that"? Well, all of those visible site features are built through front-end development and the people behind them have a name: Front-End Engineers. Front-End Engineers are some of the most in-demand roles, and for good reason! We wouldn't get to enjoy internet black holes we so often find ourselves in without them.
Use a clean, object-oriented coding style to design web application components
Build comprehensive, high-quality technical solutions ensuring top-level performance and responsiveness
Fix existing bugs
Refactor/optimize existing code to deliver the best customer experience
Build new front-end features
Participate in daily standups and brainstorming sessions to figure out the best technical solution to achieve the goals set by management
Skills You'll Need
Experience with modern web architecture and methodologies
Solid grasp of translating comps and wireframes into semantically correct web templates
Knowledge of responsive and adaptive design principles