University of Phoenix Front End Web Developer-College for Financial Planning in Centennial, Colorado


The Front End Web Developer plays a key role in the design and development of current and planned web applications and web services.


  • Design and develop rich user interfaces for internal and customer facing web applications.

  • Participate in planning and provide input to the design and architecture of the projects.

  • Design the templates (CSS/HTML) and Javascript framework that will be the toolbox for rapid development of the Colleges online educational system.

  • Work closely with the Back end team to port ASP.NET applications to modern front-end frameworks and backend .Net Core APIs.

  • Create a strategy to provide both modern functionality and backwards browser compatibility for new websites


Basic Requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree with a focus on computer science, technology, eCommerce, analytics, design or marketing.

• Five years of experience hand-coding web-based applications using HTML and CSS

• Three years of experience with JavaScript and jQuery

• Experience developing responsive web applications

• Experience with front-end frameworks such as Angular or React

• Experience with CSS and JavaScript frameworks such as Bootstrap, Ember, etc.

• Experience with RESTful services and APIs

• Experience designing with CSS and CSS Preprocessing (Sass and Less)

• Basic graphics design skills and experience with Photoshop, Illustrator or GIMP

• Knowledge of package management tools and build automation (npm, webpack, grunt, gulp, etc.)

• Knowledge of web standards and browser compatibility

• Experience with unit testing and tools such as Jasmine, Karma, etc.

• Experience with versioning and source control, preferably Git

Additional Responsibilites:

• Programming experience with C# or Java

• Experience with Telerik tools and Kendo UI components

• Familiar with development tools such as Visual Studio

• Comfortable working with both Windows and Linux target platforms

• Working knowledge of relational databases and basic SQL

• Experience with agile methodologies such as SCRUM

• Demonstrate a willingness to learn

• Excellent written and oral communication skills

Job Locations US-CO-Denver | US-CO-Centennial

Company College for Fin Plan Institute

Job Family Information Technology

Virtual Eligible No

Requisition ID 2017-9238

Position Type Full-Time