Senior Front End Developer - (FED000091)

  • Jacobs
  • Primary Location: United States-Virginia-Alexandria-20364-BCPB
  • Nov 23, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

Jacobs is seeking a Senior Frontend Developer in Alexandria, VA. Duties will include:
*This position is contingent upon funding.*
The candidate will have substantial experience developing large, modern, scalable web applications using client-side JavaScript frameworks. The candidate will have extensive experience developing reusable, component-driven applications and corresponding automated test suites. The candidate will be experienced at integrating large enterprise systems with single-page JavaScript applications.
  • You must be able to obtain and maintain a Public Trust security clearance.
  • Minimum of 8 years of industry experience and a Bachelor's degree (commensurate experience for education)
  • Proficiency with front-end web technologies (HTML5, CSS, SASS, Javscript, ES6/ES7)
  • Minimum 5 years of hands on experience with EmberJS or similar MVC framework
  • Minimum 4 years experience developing automated tests in QUnit or similar test framework
  • Language proficiency in JavaScript using Object-Oriented and Functional design
  • Experience working with backend developers to design RESTful APIs
  • Experience developing within an ORM system to consume REST APIs
  • Experience with DevOps scripting for deploying large scale web applications
  • Familiarity with one or more source control systems (Git, Subversion, etc.)
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills 
Desired Qualifications (desired but not required):
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related work experience
  • Migrating JavaScript applications to TypeScript
  • Experience developing reusable utility and UI component libraries
  • Experience working inside a monorepo structured codebase
  • Excellent debugging skills, advanced user of browser-based developer tools
  • A feel for what makes a good user experience
  • Experience working in a SCRUM environment and familiar with Agile
  • A desire and ability to use technology to drive creativity
Essential Functions:
Physical Requirements:
Most work will be done at a desk or computer.
Work Environment:
General Office environment. The work environment is fast-paced and sometimes involves extreme deadline pressures. The nature of the work requires a high degree of teamwork and cooperation with other members of the staff as well as individuals across the Company and Customers.
Equipment & Machines:
General office equipment including PC/laptop, Fax, Copiers, Shredder, Printers, Telephone, and other miscellaneous office equipment.
Attendance is critical at all times. Must be able to work a 40-hour workweek, normally Monday through Friday.  However, times and days may vary depending on business requirements. Needs to be available to work overtime during critical peaks and be available to meet last minute requests for overtime should the situation occur.
Other Essential Functions:
Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation.
Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization both verbally and in writing. Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously. Must work well under pressure to meet deadline requirements. Must be willing to travel as needed. Must take and pass a drug test and background check as well as a motor vehicle records check. Must be a US citizen.
 Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language. 

Primary Location

: United States-Virginia-Alexandria-20364-BCPB

Job Posting

: Nov 13, 2020, 3:22:14 AM


: Aerospace



Job Type

: Experienced
Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations

2415 Eisenhower Avenue 
 Alexandria 22314
Capabilities: Aerospace Technology and Defense Programs and Facilities