• Location: USA, Virginia, Reston
  • Salary: US$100000 - US$130000 per annum + Medical cover, Pension, Dental, Vision
  • Technology: Azure Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 31st Oct, 2019
  • Reference: 234651214AC

UX/Front End Lead Developer

Reston, VA | Princeton, NJ | Philadelphia, PA (applications taken from all areas)

We are currently looking for experienced Front End/UX Leads to join one of my clients in Reston, Virginia. The company are a consultancy based company who focus in the Government and public services space helping to change environments and transform capabilities to serve the public.

A new initiative has now been implemented and they are now looking to open a brand new arm to the already well established company, the new division will focus on digital transformation for Government agencies and public services. The software, applications and websites created will in turn help in all aspects of life from helping the public vote in elections, to assisting in the efficiency of health services across the US.

My client have an extremely good reputation in the market having been established for over 40 years and being a multi billion dollar company. With branches and projects running worldwide they have a huge backing and an extremely bright future to build on their already impressive accomplishments.

Their environment is different to what you would be used to in such as large organisation and although they are streamlined and organised they have still managed to keep a start up, flexible and free formed environment where you can express yourself across multiple projects.

We are looking for experience Front End and UX professionals who have a wealth of experience across both the hands on development space as well as leading teams and projects from start to finish. You will firstly meet with stakeholders and clients to gain project/solution requirements and help advise on technology usage and project methodologies. You will help manage your team which will consist of 5-6 individuals across the development and research space, this will be from both a technical perspective as well as people management. Your role will be 25% hands on 75% management and leadership and having strong exposure to a range of technologies across this space will be highly beneficial.

Technically we are looking for:
  • Front end development exposure with Angular, HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
  • Experience using Drupal and the ability to help others use this technology.
  • Leadership experience helping to manage small teams of individuals.
  • Full UX design and development experience helping to scope projects and work hands on with various UX based technologies.
  • Exposure to React, Ember, Bootstrap, Node or Backbone.

If you would like to hear more about this opportunity, forward you resume to a.colbeck@jeffersonfrank.com . You can also apply through my LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/â~ï¸-alex-colbeck-â~ï¸-373372132/