Kforce Front End UI Developer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Kforce is seeking an experienced Front End UI Developer for a 6 month project in center city Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (PA). Candidates should be strong with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, have worked in a corporate setting (not just freelance stuff) and have a solid professional portfolio. Front-end (UI) Developers are responsible for creating a functional implementation of a product's interface. Ability to translate mock-ups from Photoshop, Balsamiq, etc., into functional web pages and create grid based templates for general developers to follow, and is responsible for coding the visual interactions that the UX design team comes up with.Essential Functions:

  • Coding the visual interactions that the UI/UX design team comes up with

  • Use markup languages like HTML to create user-friendly web pages

  • Maintain and improve website(s)

  • Optimize applications for maximum speed

  • Collaborate with back-end developers and UI/UX designers to improve usability

  • Get feedback from, and build solutions for, users and customers

  • Create quality mockups and prototypes

  • Translate mock-ups from Photoshop, Balsamiq, etc., into functional web pages

  • Create grid based templates for general developers to follow

  • Help back-end developers with coding and troubleshooting

  • Ensure high quality graphic standards and brand consistency

  • Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies

  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use

  • Collaborate with other team members

  • Demonstrates ability to communicate effectively in both technical and business environments

  • Able to plan and estimate projects and reports hours to administration for billing

  • Relevant education and/or training will be considered a plus

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:0.00Maximum Compensation:0.00