Job Description

LaunchForth is looking for a highly motivated and skilled web developer to help us build a next generation crowd sourcing platform.

The ideal candidate will have experience with modern web application development principles including user experience design best practices, navigation systems, form validation, responsive design considerations, and accessibility. This candidate will work collaboratively in an agile based work environment to develop new platform features with a focus on a refined UI and always looking for ways to make interaction improvements through animations, transitions, and hover effects.

Skill and experience qualifications:

  • At least 3+ years experience in HTML, CSS, Javascript, and ES6
  • Experience with javascript frameworks, especially React/Redux and their related ecosystem of tools.
  • Experience with build tools such as Webpack and Gulp
  • Experience working in agile work environments and with Project Management tools like Jira and Confluence
  • Experience working with UX and design documents: wireframes, sitemaps, and component mockups and descriptions.
  • Knowledgeable of application performance considerations
  • Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies (such as new CSS features) and when to use them.
  • Experience with Python and/or Django a plus

About LaunchForth

Launch Forth is a problem solving social platform working to address some of industry's toughest engineering and industrial design challenges. We bring clients like GE, Airbus, HP, and the USMC to our community and work together to solve real world problems. Join our community for free at: http://launchforth.io.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY:

The Company is committed to equal employment opportunity.  We do not discriminate based on an individual’s race, religion, creed, color, sex (including gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, or sexual orientation), age, national origin or ancestry, genetic information, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state, or federal law.  Our policy is to select, place, train, and promote the most qualified individuals based upon relevant factors such as work performance and quality, attitude, and experience so as to provide equal employment opportunity for all our employees in compliance with applicable local, state, and federal laws.  This policy applies to all phases of the employment process including recruiting, hiring, training, promotion or demotion, discipline, transfer, layoff, and termination.  It also covers any type of employment action, including those relating to salary, benefits, training, travel, and participation in sponsored business and social events.