Front-End Developer

Breakthrough Technologies is looking for Front End Developer with 2+ years of experience and a strong knowledge of HTML5, CSS and JavaScript (ES6 and later).

Breakthrough Technologies is looking for Front End Developer with 2+ years of experience and a strong knowledge of HTML5, CSS and JavaScript (ES6 and later). This position will develop web applications in JavaScript, with or without frameworks, design beautiful user interfaces using responsive design and implement automated tests and debug problems.

Candidates must have 2+ years of professional web application development experience.

Skills/experience/education required:

• Strong knowledge of HTML5, CSS and JavaScript (ES6 and later)
• Experience with at least one of the following frameworks: React, Angular, Vue or Ember
• Experience integrating with REST and/or GraphQL APIs and working with JSON
• Experience with cross browser compatibility issues (Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Edge)
• Experience with Git
• Experience with the one or more of the following technologies and platforms a bonus, but not required: Node.js, TypeScript, React Native, Native Mobile Development with Swift or Kotlin, SQL, PHP, Drupal or WordPress, AWS, Terraform

Breakthrough Technologies is a small custom software development company located in downtown Evanston, near both the L and Metra Davis Street stations. We provide our employees with a wide range of benefits including 401K (company match), health insurance, life insurance and paid vacations.

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About us:

Founded in 1998 by software engineers, Breakthrough Technologies (BT) builds web applications, K-12 and Professional assessment solutions to address a wide variety of complex problems. In addition to assessments, we develop custom web applications when out-of-the-box solutions don't offer what a client truly needs or wants.

For our clients, we won't redirect you to mainstream, costly technology in order to find a solution to your problem. We will communicate with you though to develop a smart, creative solution using open-source products that perfectly fits your needs.

We leverage proven platforms, such as TAO and Drupal. We also deliver Javascript, Amazon Web Services (AWS), and other end-to-end services. We are 100% based in the U.S. with offices north of Chicago, right next to Northwestern University.

Breakthrough is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to promoting equal employment opportunity. No employee or candidate will be discriminated against based on: age, race, color, physical or mental disability, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, order of protection status, pregnancy, religion, sex or gender, sexual orientation, marital status, arrest record, military status, unfavorable discharge from military service.

Job type: Full time
Salary: $80,000 - $125,000 per year

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