Red Hat UI Front End Developer Internship in Boston, Massachusetts

Job description

Company description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

The Red Hat Engineering team is looking for a UI Front End Developer Intern to join our User Experience Design team in Boston, MA. In this role, you will provide front-end development to support the user experience vision of our interaction designers. You'll need to be both creative and motivated, proficient in building web applications, and able to work in a fast-paced, distributed environment. As a UI Front End Developer Intern, you’ll need to be proficient in either JavaScript, CSS and HTML, or ideally both of these environments.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Work with UX designers to bring UI designs from concept to implementation through rapid prototyping and evaluation of design ideas

  • Work with the development teams to gather information about system APIs and help shape the data that is available for UI consumption

  • Implement UIs with clean and robust HTML and CSS or Javascript as needed to support design vision

  • Use precision in attention to design details to ensure a clean and clear experience for users through implementation of subtle interactions and affordances

  • Work closely with designers during brainstorming, design reviews, and iteration of UI improvement

Required skills

  • Working towards a Bachelor's degree in computer science or engineering

  • Experience using HTML and CSS or JavaScript

  • Experience with CSS preprocessors like LESS or SASS

  • Understanding of JavaScript frameworks like AngularJS or React.js

  • Understanding of a modern CSS frameworks like Bootstrap or Foundation

  • Familiarity with emerging web standards like Web Components

  • Great communication and collaboration skills; solid attention to detail

Please provide a portfolio of UI development work with links in your resume

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Job ID 59256

Department Software Engineering, User Experience

Location US-MA-Boston

Posting date 10/6/2017

Remote base ..