Grand Rapids, Michigan

UI Architect

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  • Posted: Mar 17, 2020
  • Job Type: Contract, Corp-To-Corp

Description:

We are looking for UI Architect for our client in Grand Rapids, Michigan for 6 months contract with the possibility of extension. Job Description: As a Front-end/UI Architect, you will drive projects end to end, collaborating with product managers, architecting and implementing technical solutions with talented application and development teams, and ensuring continued success even after deployment. Participates in the front-end architectural vision and strategy for web applications and provides expertise on front-end challenges. Assist development teams across the domain through UI development journey. Will lead and participate in design reviews, architecture discussions, and other technical leadership activities.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead/drive the overall architecture for the UI framework while partnering with other tech leads and UI team members
  • Working with backend developers and handling UI development team
  • Utilize agile methodologies and test-driven development techniques
  • Collaborate with development teams during both design and development phases to ensure adherence to UI architectural standards and best practices
  • Provide technical oversight and perform code reviews for multiple development efforts

Education and Experience:

  • 10+ years of software development experience with an emphasis on UI application development and architecture
  • Deep understanding of Web service technologies and design principles
  • Expertise in delivering JavaScript Web applications
  • Experience working with teams with a heavy emphasis on automation and quality (CI/CD)
  • Experience working in an Agile development environment
  • Ability to architect, design and implement complex software requirement specifications
  • Comfortable working in fast-paced development environment, self-motivated and have strong interpersonal, communication and problem-solving skills

Company Summary:

COMPANY SUMMARY Initech Global is a leader in the staffing industry, providing consulting, recruiting, and staffing solutions in the field of information technology. Since 2001, Initech Global has been helping companies around the world accomplish their most critical business objectives through our disciplined client service approach, and our unique talent management model. Both client and talent retention continue to surpass 90% since the company’s inception fifteen years ago, and we’ve been recognized by Inc. 5000 as one of the fastest-growing private companies in the US for the last two years. Our clients and employees are the key to our success, and people are at the heart of everything we do. We are Initech Global, and we are Powered By People.

Required Skills:

JavaScript Web applications, UI, Bootstrap, Node.js, API, Typescript, CI/CD, Frontend Developement