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Lead Front End Engineer (Angular 2+ / .Net) Legalzoom
Glendale, CA

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Job Description

LegalZoom runs on technology, and as dot com innovators, we look to technology to help us advance and optimize everything we do. Because of this, we rely on a backbone of committed tech superstars who make our site and software more stellar every day.

We're looking for a Lead Front End Engineer who is a self-starter and can learn quickly, maintain focus, work collaboratively in an Agile environment, and contribute to the improvement of our QA and release processes.

What you'll do:

* Provide mentorship and guidance to the team members to achieve highest levels of quality and productivity
* Lead the software development projects from idea to implementation by tracking and managing progress, risks and dependencies
* Help software architects to design solutions to support growing business needs while thoroughly considering the system impact
* Work closely with product, marketing and other business stakeholders to gather and refine requirements, and release software in a timely fashion
* Work closely with creative and UX teams to help build and maintain design system/pattern library
* Be adaptive and strike a good balance between speed and efficiency
* 25-50% hands-on development
* Develop a deep understanding of the system, write technical specifications, mentor development team, enforce coding standards
* Contribute in change control policies, software builds, deployment strategies, code reviews and software recommendations
* Support the daily operations of the IT/Tech department
* Take part in agile ceremonies to estimate and execute programming projects
* Other duties required by Management


* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field required
* 8+ years of hands on programming experience
* 5+ years building responsible websites using HTML, CSS and Javascript
* 5+ years of hands on programming on the .NET (4.0+) platform using C#
* Expert in implementing ASP.NET (WebForms and MVC) solutions as well as IIS management
* Experience working with TypeScript, ES6/ES7
* Exposure to front-end frameworks such as Bootstrap or Foundation
* Previous experience with CSS pre-processors like LESS or SASS
* Strong understanding of web optimization techniques
* Hands on experience writing tests using automation frameworks (Jasmine, Karma, etc.)
* Expert level programming with jQuery including AJAX and DOM manipulation
* Proven success implementing client side frameworks such as Angular 2+. Experience with Node.js is a plus
* Experience with Cloud Computing platforms (e.g. Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, etc.)
* Experience building backend APIs for the front-ends you have worked on
* Minimum 3 years experience leading agile development teams
* Extensive knowledge of software development, QA methodologies & release process
* Knowledge of object-oriented design and proven implementation skills
* Expert experience working with source control tools (TFS, SVN, or GIT) with strong understanding of build automation
* Hands on knowledge of design patterns such as MVP, MVC, MVVM, VIPER
* Proficiency in using architectural design utilities like Visio, ERDs, UML
* Strong attention to detail and work ethic
* Strong analytical and problem solving skills
* Excellent communication (both written and verbal) and interpersonal skills

Preferred Skills:

* Strong experience with various CMS's. Experience with Drupal a strong plus.
* Previous experience building component driven Javascript SDK is very desirable
* Experience with LAMP stack is very desirable
* Experience working with A/B testing tools (Optimizely, etc.)
* Experience working with web analytics and marketing systems (Tealium, Google Analytics, etc.)

LegalZoom is an Equal Opportunity Employer, dedicated to diversity.

About Legalzoom

LegalZoom is a provider of online legal document services and legal plans to families and small businesses.

1000 employees

101 north brand boulevard

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