Front-End Java Developer

Job title: Front-End Java Developer

Company: Novalink Solutions

Job description: Job Description:

Project Description Are you a talented Angular 2+ Web Developer? Do you want to work with great team members? Then the Web Development Team supporting the Department of Workforce Services (DWS) for the State of Utah wants you. Our team, the Enterprise Services Team, is a development and project management team that provides support for both external and internal applications for the Department of Workforce Services (DWS), DWS enterprise efforts in project management, and enterprise software. Application size ranges from small to large. The team provides programming support for all DWS web development. Web applications written and maintained by our team are typically Java, with Spring MVC, Angular, and Oracle. Although we do also support both web and desktop applications written with Microsoft based technologies including but not limited to, core, and XAML. We are currently working toward containerization of our applications and then moving them to AWS. Additionally there are seven project managers on our team with approximately 60 on-going projects for DWS. There are two Quality Assurance testers that support development accuracy and one information analyst responsible for accessibility testing. Additional operational changes projected in this coming fiscal year include • Contracts Database • Utah Data Research Center move to GCP • DWS Application Database • Funding Source Database • Remote Access Application • Ongoing maintenance Due to increased security awareness and standards. The candidate will be full time working remotely from home. There could be instances where the candidate will be required to work on-site, in Salt Lake City.


Candidates will be scored on the following criteria:

18% – Angular 2 , TypeScript/JavaScript Skills

18% – Code Patterns and Code Design Skills

17% – Tooling (Such as:GIT, VSCode, Jenkins, Jira, GitHub)

17% – HTML/CSS

30% – Cost

Qualifications Web Design: ● Strong skills in HTML/CSS ● Knowledge of CSS preprocessors such as SASS ● Skilled in responsive design utilizing CSS media queries ● Knowledge of accessibility requirements for visually challenged users ● Experience with front-end frameworks such as Bootstrap 4 ● Understanding of Human Computer Interaction (HCI) in improving user experience & usability Front End Development: ● Strong skills in TypeScript / JavaScript ● Knowledge of and experience with Angular 2+ Framework (We currently use Angular 9+) ● Translate visual and written designs into efficient front end components ● Establish and implement best practices and standards for all front end visuals ● Research and recommend new technology to enhance user experience ● Work closely with back end developers to ensure the integrity of the UI throughout the development life cycle ● Willing and able to write tests with Jasmine, Karma, and Protractor ● Competency in using GIT and GitFlow, including reviewing and commenting on pull requests ● Knowledge of and experience with RESTful web services/APIs, including ability to use OpenAPI documentation and Postman ● Knowledge of and experience with OpenID Connect (OAuth2) framework, specifically implementing authentication/authorization in an Angular application ● Expert understanding of the HTTP request/response paradigm

The Ideal Candidate: ● Broad experience in user interface design and front end development ● Willing to mentor and build other members of the team ● Willing to work closely with business analysts on usability and design Knowledge Services Judging Criteria: 1. HTML/CSS 2. Angular 2+, TypeScript/JavaScript skills 3. Code Patterns and Code Design skills 4. Tooling (Such as: GIT, VSCode, Jenkins, Jira, GitHub, Confluence ) 5. Ability to help team

Expected salary:

Location: Salt Lake City, UT

Job date: Sun, 14 Mar 2021 04:32:33 GMT

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