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Punch offers four divisions of services: design, engineering, staffing, and demand

jQuery Engineer

We are looking for a great JavaScript developer who is proficient with jQuery. Your primary focus will be on developing modules and user interface components for the web. You will ensure that these modules and components are robust and easy to maintain. You will coordinate with the rest of the team working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and quality product is important.

Responsibilities

  • Develop new user-facing features
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimize components for maximum speed and scalability
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
  • {{Add other responsibilities here that are relevant}}

Requirements

  • Strong understanding of JavaScript, its quirks, and workarounds
  • Strong understanding of features and utility functions of jQuery
  • Basic understanding of web markup, including HTML5 and CSS3
  • Ability to roll out well-implemented custom jQuery plugins
  • Understanding of features and limitations of the Sizzle engine
  • Ability to adapt various jQuery features, such as “$.ajax”, to specific needs
  • Familiarity with input validation techniques and approaches
  • Good understanding of browser rendering behavior and performance
  • Understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around such issues
  • Familiarity with JavaScript module loaders, such as Require.js and AMD
  • Familiarity with front-end build tools, such as Grunt and Gulp.js
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as {{Git / Mercurial / SVN}}
  • {{Make sure to mention other frameworks, libraries, or any other technology related to your development stack}}
  • {{List education level or certification you require}}

Location

San Francisco, California USA

Type

Full time

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