Front End Developer Front End Developer …

Silicon Valley Bank
in Santa Clara, CA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Silicon Valley Bank
in Santa Clara, CA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Front End Developer
Join a bank like no other SVB. When you work with the world's most innovative companies, you know you're making a difference every single day. Our clients are the game changers, leaders and investors who fuel the global innovation economy. They're the businesses behind the next medical breakthroughs. And the visionaries whose new technologies could transform the way people live and work. They come to SVB for our expertise, deep network and 30+ years of experience in the industries we serve, and to partner with passionate, enterprising SVBers, dedicated to helping them grow and succeed at every stage of their business. We are looking to add a Front End Developer to our team. The purpose of this role is to support optimization and related projects. As a member of the team, this role will drive, build ,test and merge the front-end product focusing on quality, creativity and a seamless user experience.

Technical Consulting

  • Consult Stakeholders on technical feasibility during ideation and prototyping and provide technical recommendation and approach

  • Drive department best practices, guidelines implementation while adhering to SVB standards.

  • Drive reviews and alignment with key Stakeholders

  • Keeps current with state-of the- art technology and implements world class digital user experience

SW Development

  • Working off prototypes created by the UI/UX designer, build, unit test, and merge the code to bring the designs to fruition

  • Optimize application which meets user needs with respect to functionality, performance, scalability, and reliability

  • Build reusable code and libraries to help drive efficiency

  • Design and develop new user-facing features

Quality Assurance and Testing Documentation

  • Define testing scope, test scenarios and success factors for release

  • Create proper documentation and write test scripts to be added to the regression suite with each piece of functionality

  • Assist with the triage, root cause analysis, and fixing of any front-end defects raised during testing

This role drives and decides on the development cycle, project approach and releases.

  • 5+ years of progressive development experience as a Software Engineer.
  • 3+ years' experience as a front-end developer.
  • 3+ years' experience as a UI/UX designer
  • A portfolio that demonstrates both JavaScript proficiency and understanding of SOLID design principles (plugins, node packages, etc.)
  • Expert knowledge of CSS, CSS extension languages (Less, Sass), and CSS preprocessor tools.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Must have experience working on medium to large sized projects.
  • Ability to analyze and trouble shoot production issues.
  • Experience with TDD and CICD delivery
  • Experience in working with COTS and SaaS solutions
  • Experience building reusable UI component libraries

Strong skills in: Git, jQuery, Bamboo, Bitbucket, Nexus, Swagger, Sonar, Angular, Bootstrap , JavaScript, HTML, CSS, iOS/Android SDK, HighCharts , Responsive Design, Restful Services / API, Cross browser development

This individual needs to be a team player, takes initiative, great communicator and creative thinker.

Bachelor's degree or 5+ years experience in front end dev / web design