EY Front End Developer Lead in Alpharetta, Georgia

Front End Developer Lead

Core Business Services

Requisition # ALP001NA

Post Date Apr 09, 2018

Join our Core Business Services (CBS) team and you will help support the important business enablement functions that keep our organization running strong. As a CBS professional, you will work across teams to provide the knowledge, resources and tools that help EY deliver exceptional quality service to our clients, win in the marketplace and support EY’s growth and profitability. Major teams within CBS include Finance, Information Technology, Human Resources, Enterprise Support Services, Brand Marketing and Communications, Business Development, Knowledge and Risk Management.

With so many offerings, you have the opportunity to develop your career through a broad scope of engagements, mentoring and formal learning. That’s how we develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders, and in so doing, play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities. Sound interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Because whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

Job Summary

EYs Digital Audit is a multi-year initiative to increase our pre-eminence in audit. The program is forward looking and will be making use of the latest technology to meet the firm’s changing needs. The program offers a chance to work on web applications that span the spectrum of devices from desktop to tablets to smart phones.

The Senior JavaScript Developer will be responsible for the JavaScript development portion of the stories for their scrum team. Collaborate with team tech lead, provide suggestions and direction for JavaScript development on the team.

Knowledge and Skills Requirements:

To qualify, candidates must also have:

  • At least 8+ years of relevant work experience with a concentration in Javascript development

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field and/or equivalent work experience

  • 7+ years of client side JavaScript experience

  • 4+ years of OOP JavaScript and MVC Frameworks(backbone, Angular1.5-2, React)

  • 7+ years of jQuery experience

  • 5+ years of RESTful application development

  • 5+ years of HTML5 experience

  • 5+ years of CSS experience

  • Familiarity with and the ability to apply Design Patterns

  • A firm grasp of design concepts such as Responsive Design, Progressive Enhancement, Adaptive Rendering, and Minimal Download Strategy

  • Strong understanding on client side performance optimization techniques

  • Experience working in Agile Development Methodologies and frameworks such as SCRUM

  • Strong object oriented design skills and ability to articulate designs using UML diagrams

  • Due to the nature of the effort travel may be required

  • Self-driven to stay abreast of current technology trends

  • Proven ability to thrive under pressure

Essential Functions of the Job:

  • Hands-on Development Position – 80% of time coding

  • Provide Level of Effort estimates for requirements

  • Track project tasks, provide status and ensure tasks completed on schedule

  • Troubleshoot defects and code resolutions

  • Contribute to a healthy and collaborative development team with a “Get it Done” work ethic

  • A commitment to excellence, best practices, and the continuous improvement of our products, code base, processes, and tools

  • Provide support for team members on JavaScript related tasks

  • Coordinate with backend developers to meet team and program goals

Additional desirable skills (optional) are the following:

  • CoffeeScript

  • SASS or LESS

  • Mobile Design & Development