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Lead Frontend/UI Engineer in Brooklyn, OH at KeyBank

Date Posted: 1/8/2021

Job Snapshot

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    4910 Tiedeman Road
    Brooklyn, OH
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Job Description

KeyBank crafts custom, powerful tools for our clients and employees, and Full Stack Software Engineers are a critical part to bringing those experiences to life. Be a part of our dynamic and award-winning Digital team and help us take our Digital platform to the next level.

Our Digital team custom builds Key’s Consumer Online Banking, Mobile Banking, and Account Originations apps that bring the concept of Financial Wellness and Money Management to more than 3 million people across the country and from all walks of life.

On our team, you will have the following responsibilities:
Assume responsibility for our UI Engineering practice within the Consumer Digital Technology organization. This includes platform level UI design & development, roadmap planning, UI performance enhancements, and continuous improvement of UI frameworks and toolkits. Assist and oversee UI engineering efforts across our Digital team (our team is organized into Tribes, with multiple ‘squads’ that have 3-5 engineers on each). Be an active member of our Platform Team, where you will help set the standards for UI engineering practices across the digital team, along with providing technical leadership in designing solutions, mentoring other developers, providing code and design reviews.

Our team works well together, and while we’re looking for strong, talented Software Engineers, we are also looking for friendly, hard-working individuals who embrace collaboration, curiosity and diverse perspectives.

If this is you, we’d love to talk to you!

What we’re passionate about:
Developing code aligned with the latest industry standards and advancements, that meets the business needs of the bank
Working in sprints, providing and receiving full support from our Squad members
Furthering the skills of ourselves and those on our teams
Evangelizing our technology to other teams in the bank and the industry

Key Responsibilities:
Participate in all aspects of the software development lifecycle which includes estimating, technical design, implementation, documentation, testing, deployment developed for our stakeholders within an Agile Scrum environment.
Provide UI development leadership and expertise
Work with product managers, UI/UX designers, solution architects, technical leads and developers on interpretation/translation of wireframes and creative designs into functional requirements, and subsequently into technical design.
Embrace the established standards and best practices that currently exist for software applications, and contribute ideas in these areas to keep our technology moving forward
Collaborate and communicate effectively and efficiently with other developers on the team to achieve the highest quality code & product
Report status and work progress to scrum master and technical lead as requested
Create technical documentation as required in the form of technical specifications, and project artifacts
Assist/Mentor other developers on the team in software development best practices and continual improvement of service
Demonstrate the ability to adapt and work with team members of various experience levels

Required Experience / Skills
Bachelor’s degree in Computer/Information Science or Information Systems Management or equivalent
Minimum of 7-10 years experience of JavaScript front end development.
Minimum of 3 years experience with Angular and AngularJS
Experience with HTML5, JavaScript and CSS3, WebComponents, as well as Strong knowledge in advanced HTML5 features such as Web Worker, Caching and Browser storages etc.
Experience with other programming languages like CSS, Typescript, Java, etc.
Experience in hybrid mobile applications using Cordova or Ionic frameworks.
Understanding of different Browser engines and their associated architectures.
Experience in Linux/Unix/Mac OS X based environments, comfortable working with command line tools & scripting
Experience with the following tools & technologies: Angular CLI, Webpack, Docker, Jenkins, Selenium, GIT, Swagger, SonarQube, Mocha, Karma, Jasmine
Experience with Bootstrap or similar frameworks
Experience using CSS Preprocessors (preferably SASS)
At least one year of experience building complex web applications using Angular (or other similar JavaScript based frameworks) in a corporate environment, not including school
Experience with Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery environment, utilizing automated testing, as well as Test Driven Development
Experience working on teams that have employed agile methodologies.
Skilled problem solvers with the desire and proven ability to create innovative solutions.
Passion for delivering quality software, and experience leading and mentoring senior developers in ensuring design and coding best practices and standards are followed.
Flexible and adaptable attitude, disciplined to manage multiple responsibilities and adjust to varied environments.
Future technology leaders- dynamic individuals energized by fast paced personal and professional growth.

Preferred Experience / Skills
Experience working with mainframe & banking software systems desired but not required.
Experience with other Javascript frameworks like React.js, Vue.js or others.
Experience working with an application container platform using docker.
Experience with GIT and GIT Workflows (gitflow, pull requests, etc.).
Experience working as a Full Stack engineer, specifically with Java and Spring.
Experience with APM tools like Dynatrace or AppDynamics
Experience with CDN providers like Akamai or Google Cloud CDN.


KeyCorp is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer committed to engaging a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


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