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Avanade Inc. Front-End Software Engineer in Detroit, Michigan

Front-end Software Engineer

Do you want to put companies back in control of their code? So do we.

You take the best from open-source applications to craft bespoke solutions that are both creative and agile.

About The Role As a client-facing Senior Front-End Software Engineer you’ll have the opportunity to learn our client’s business, their organization, systems, challenges, and goals. You’ll partner directly with clients to define and clarify requirements, work with your team to build accurate project and task estimates, and deliver outstanding client results.

About You You’re passionate about the latest technologies in modern web development and have at least three years of front-end development experience. You can code JavaScript like a champ and keep abreast of all the latest JS frameworks. You are personable and hardworking, looking to join a team of others like you. You likely have experience as a consultant, working with external clients on a periodic basis.

Day-to-day, You Will - Deliver exceptional client results and project success - Consistently develop and deliver high-quality and low-defect features on schedule - Consistently maintain accurate estimates surrounding your tasks and efforts - Lead by example through the implementation of challenging and complex components - Ensure quality through adherence to technical best practices, mentorship, and feedback - Follow design patterns to create componentized, layered, maintainable, and extensible software products

Your Skills Include - Single Page Application design and development (such as React, Angular, Vue, or even Knockout) - Expertise in HTML5, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS3), JQuery, JavaScript across libraries (interactive development), such as Angular, React, Vue, and NodeJS - Build mock-ups and prototypes using tools such as Zeplin, Sketch, or InVision - Experience using graphics software such as Adobe Photoshop - Experience using data exchange technologies like JSON - Experience in writing coded unit tests in one of unit testing frameworks like Jest, Karama, Mocha, Jasmine, Enzyme, Cypress - Experience working in a DevOps environment, and using industry-standard tools (GIT/OneStash, JIRA) including Unit Testing - Experience with responsive web development (e.g. bootstrap, material design, cssgrid, zurb foundation, styled-components, etc.) - Experience with multifaceted stylesheet languages (e.g. SASS, LESS) - Agile experience and participation in daily scrum meetings - Computer Science (CS) and development fundamentals, including Object Oriented Programming (OOP)

Nice to Have - Building Progressive Web Apps (PWA), RESTful web services, Webpack to configure builds, data engineering technologies like Python, Spark, no SQL DB, and serverless cloud computing technologies like Azure Functions or AWS Lambda

Preferred Years of Experience - 3-5 years of experience in software engineering with Microsoft technologies

Required Education - Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer or Electrical Engineering, Management Information Systems, or related field is required

Management Experience - None required

Employment Transparency Avanade® Is An Equal Opportunity Employer. Avanade prohibits discrimination and harassment against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, veteran, military or marital status, genetic information or any other protected status.

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