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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
11/14/2013
Job Category:
Software Development
Industry:
Health Care & Medicine
Software Engineer, Front End / Web Application Developer (25569)
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Stanford Hospital & Clinics | Palo Alto, CA
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Job Description

Job Summary

The Software Engineer, Front End is responsible for building the front-end user interface for various web applications at Stanford Hospitals and Clinics. This position will collaborate on design issues with a diverse group of product managers, designers, engineers, and infrastructure teams to build and deliver robust front end solutions that showcase the Hospital's brand while providing a high-quality experience for users. This position should have a basic understand of front-end web development.

Essential Functions
Develops websites, performs unit testing, implementation, and production application support
Develops front-end HTML/XHTML,CSS and JavaScript from interface wireframes and visual designs, following Web standards and promoting user experience best practices
Helps to develop processes and select frameworks and tools for web content management and web application development
Gathers functional requirements to generate technical design specifications
Follows specifications to implement high fidelity visual and UX designs
Ensures that system improvements are successfully implemented and monitored to increase efficiency
Generate systems software engineering policies, standards and procedures
Designs, develops, tests, debugs and implements operating systems components, software tools, and utilities,
Determines systems software design requirements
Other duties as required

Job Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

Education: B.S. in Computer Science or equivalent experience in a work related field/discipline

Experience: At least three (3) years of experience with AJAX, JavaScript, CSS, DHTML, HTML, XHTML

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Knowledge of cloud-based hosting services and external hosting partners
Knowledge of disciplined software release build/deploy processes
Knowledge of integrating with social media applications
Knowledge of integrating with third party applications
Knowledge of cross-browser and platform compatibility requirements including IE rendering issues
Knowledge of best practices for implementation of multi-language / international websites
Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization
Ability to demonstrate analytical and problem solving skills
Ability to successfully design, develop, and support web-based applications and websites
Ability to interface and develop with Java/J2EE backend technologies
Ability to work on multiple overlapping projects
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

About Stanford Hospital & Clinics

Stanford Hospital & Clinics is a world-renowned organization that is consistently ranked as one of the best hospitals in the country. Through research and a drive for discovery, we are at the leading edge of medical advancement. Our doctors and staff work constantly to find new ways of helping patients overcome disease, live healthier and feel more comfortable with the healthcare process.