Senior Front-End Developer / Designer – Akumina

Nashua, NH
Full-time


Akumina is the employee experience platform founded on a simple yet powerful belief that empowering employees through technology to work smarter, not harder will make them more engaged and more effective at building your business. Akumina makes building and deploying customizable, branded workplace experiences quick and easy. Akumina’s customers include the Boston Red Sox, Walt Disney Corporation, iRobot, The World Trade Center and the Department of Defense to name a few. To learn more visit www.akumina.com and follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.

Akumina is looking for a proactive, talented front-end developer / designer is looking to make an impact supporting Fortune 500 companies in an emerging technology space. You will be working side by side with our customers as well as internal teams on various types of projects across a multitude of industries. We work in a fast-paced setting and looking for you to be able to adapt quickly and effectively.

Responsibilities

  • Work with services team in scoping and designing solutions for clients
  • Participate in discovery calls with clients to understand needs of clients
  • Create PSDs for visual layout of web pages and convert each design into HTML and CSS using responsive web design patterns
  • Candidate will be expected to research problems, research various solutions, and devise a work plan to solve these problems.
  • Create mock-ups for proposed project pages and update them as needed
  • Implement web design to ensure client’s site(s) renders well across multiple devices
  • Design widgets/apps for creating experiences that meets the requirements for the client
  • Review app and feature coding and plan future website enhancements with the development team
  • Assist in the development of applications and features that will be put on the product
  • Develop and execute application testing procedures

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ web development experience required
  • 2+ years’ professional web design experience
  • Strong client facing communication skills
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • Strong knowledge of web development tools and programming languages
  • Proficient in the Microsoft .NET technology stack
  • Proficient in JavaScript and additional JavaScript languages like jQuery, Angular JS a must
  • Understanding of SharePoint, Microsoft Graph and Office 365
  • Strong understanding of Agile Scrum methodology
  • Ability to solve problems; a realistic understanding of when and how to escalate an issue
  • Ability to take direction, be flexible, have a positive attitude, and work as part of a team to make compromises that meet the needs of all parties
  • Willingness to learn new technologies
  • Expected Travel 25%

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