UI/UX Developers (Mid & Senior Level)

Location: Alexandria, Virginia
Date Posted: 10-10-2018

UI/UX Developer (Mid & Senior Level)

Location: Alexandria, VA
FosterThomas, Inc. is a leading HR Consulting and Talent Acquisition Firm. We are seeking a Mid and Senior Level UI/UX Developer to assist our client in Alexandria, VA.
Our client, Tarkik Solutions Incorporated (Tarkik) is a Washington DC based SBA Certified 8(a) Small Disadvantaged Business providing Information Technology and Enterprise Software Engineering services to Federal and Commercial sector clients. Their Federal sector domain specializations include Border Security and Targeting, Maritime Domain Awareness, Global Supply Chain, Import and Export Processing and operationalizing the U.S. Digital Services Playbook. Our Commercial sector domain specializations include Consumer and Commercial Finance and Lending.
In addition to their domain expertise, they bring technology expertise in the areas of Open Source Software Development, DevSecOps, Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery, Cloud Engineering (Amazon Web Services and Google Cloud), Identity Management, Mainframe Modernization, User Interface/User Experience and Agile Frameworks (Scrum, Kanban and Scaled Agile).
This is a long-term position located in Alexandria, VA; and requires US citizenship and the ability to obtain a DHS/CBP clearance.


  • Develop new border security applications using a contemporary user-interface technology stack and a Microservices Architecture
  • Utilize modern JavaScript framework like Angular and develop modular testable components
  • Implement test-driven development methods, supporting end to end testing
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Translate UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application.
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Practice detailed code review process


  • Bachelor of Computer Science or equivalent
  • 5+ years of experience in user-interface application development
  • Knowledge of JavaScript fundamentals/Vanilla JavaScript
  • Expertise in front-end development utilizing Angular 2+
  • Development experience in JavaScript, SASS, CSS3, HTML and similar technologies on multiple projects
  • Experience with JavaScript testing frameworks such as Mocha, Jasmine, Karma, or Jest
  • Experience with front-end build tools such as Webpack, Rollup, Gulp, or Grunt.
  • Experience with 508 Compliance and Accessibility standards
  • Knowledge of Agile Frameworks such as Scrum and Kanban
  • Detailed oriented candidate with experience creating elegant User Experiences
  • Experience with the U.S. Web Design System (https://standards.usa.gov/) a plus
Tarkik Solutions Incorporated is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.


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