IBM Front-End Developer in Chicago, Illinois

Job Description

We are seeking full-time designers (across various profiles) to work at IBM. Designers will articulate and envision the future of IBM’s entire portfolio of products, ranging from software, hardware to consulting.

Candidates must be willing to work in either Austin, Raleigh, Poughkeepsie, Foster City, San Jose, or Emeryville.

Front-end Developer (FED) - FED’s have passion and experience for building responsive, elegant and engaging experiences with future friendly web technologies. Front-End Developers will lead the conversation about the various devices a person will use when engaging with our products. They will collaborate on the overall design, creating prototypes to explore and demonstrate nuanced interaction patterns; which will influence or be the frameworks used for front-end applications.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • English: Fluent

  • Knowledge of user interface development using HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript

  • Ability to build interactive user interfaces using JQuery, d3, knockout, or similar libraries

  • Capable of writing clean, well-structured, readable and sharable code

  • Possesses verbal, visual and written communication skills to articulate design logic and reasoning across disciplines

  • Familiar with what is possible across platform and devices both in technical and experience terms according to web and mobile guidelines

  • Knowledge of responsive design and how it impacts project scope

  • Website of work samples or Github

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Familiarity with the interactive design process

  • Appreciation of the user’s experience when interacting with software

  • Ability to collaborate within a multi disciplinary team

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.