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Adjunct Faculty - Computer Science BS

Winter Park, Florida

If you're looking for the chance to learn, grow, and make a contribution to the community, look at employment opportunities with Full Sail University. You'll find your choice of career opportunities, great benefits, an environment that welcomes and values creativity, and a work experience that is both challenging and rewarding!

The JavaScript Developer is responsible for development of JavaScript user interface code in applications for Full Sail University. They work in a team setting and are responsible for the development of new application UI functionality and troubleshooting application issues as they arise

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Develop and maintain user interface functionality for Full Sail University applications
  • Work with the product team to ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs and provide guidance with respect to potential issues that may arise
  • Translate functional specifications and designer comps into front-end application code
  • Work with back-end developers in delineating API requirements and ensuring that API resources are being utilized correctly and efficiently
  • Ensure that the user interface provides a great user experience across a variety of supported devices and browsers
  • Perform testing of application changes in order to identify and resolve problems before a new build enters the QA process
  • Troubleshoot, isolate, and remedy application issues when they are encountered
  • Write clear, maintainable, efficient code and document the decisions made in the process
  • Improve existing code for greater clarity, maintainability, and efficiency
  • Build and document reusable components and modules for future use

Other Responsibilities:

  • Adheres to the policies and procedures of Full Sail University
  • Maintains strict confidentiality of company and personnel information

Competencies:

  • Strong understanding of JavaScript fundamentals and modern usage
  • Strong understanding of React and common elements of the surrounding ecosystem - Redux, React Router, etc.
  • Demonstrated expertise with HTML5, CSS3, and responsive web design
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills across technical and non-technical subjects
  • Creative, methodical, and patient approach to troubleshooting
  • Desire to continuously learn and refine skills, along with helping others to do the same
  • Participatory approach to team work
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills

Education and/or Experience:

  • 3+ years professional development experience, preferably with a focus on front end development for the web environment
  • 6+ more months of React experience, preferably in a professional production environment or in substantial personal projects for which the applicant is able to provide sample code
  • Experience with source control systems, such as Git, in a production environment
  • Experience with JavaScript build tools and dependency management
  • Experience working in a team development environment
  • Experience communicating with REST APIs
  • Professional experience developing medium to large scale web applications in production very beneficial
  • Experience with Node, Webpack a plus
  • Experience with automated testing a plus
  • Experience with backend development and frameworks a plus
  • B.S. in Computer Science, Web Design & Development, or another pertinent degree program is welcomed and recognized but not required

Computer/Equipment Skills:

  • OSX or Linux command line experience valuable

Environmental Factors/Physical Demands:

Work is performed in an office environment. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to have the ability to maintain active employee and group communications and access, input, and retrieve information from a computer system.

Full Sail is an Equal Opportunity Employer.