Posted 26 days ago by

Director, Front End Technology

New York City, NY, United States
Employment: Full Time Experience: Lead

Director, Interactive Development

At Sapient Global Markets, we are quite literally on the front lines of the biggest issues facing the market leaders today – investment banks, asset management firms, wealth managers, oil and energy firms, and government and regulatory agencies. Driving transformation and leading change within these industries requires big thinkers who bring insight, knowledge, technical acumen and passion for innovation. We offer the opportunity to join a recognized leader in developing and delivering groundbreaking solutions for today’s dynamic global marketplace and an award-winning culture that fosters growth and leadership.

Skills Summary:

Expert UI Architect with 12-15 years of experience; at least 4 years in building robust Web Applications using JavaScript MVC frameworks (such as Angular, React, Backbone or Ember) and Node.js. Strong public profile demonstrating contributions to thought leadership in the JavaScript space and open source projects. Developing senior talent by working with L&D, hiring and capacity planning.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Serve as a technical advisor and problem solver to clients, assisting them in optimizing their use of emerging and established technologies
  • Architect and manage end-to-end delivery of full-scale web applications
  • Lead team(s) and work collaboratively in an Agile environment
  • Build well-structured UI components that follow best practices
  • Convert visual designs to working user interfaces
  • Take feedback from client/users and implement interaction changes
  • Guide test strategy, including unit, integration and acceptance testing
  • Troubleshoot performance issues
  • Thought-leader, mentor contributing to interactive and visualization communities
About Global Markets

Sapient Global Markets, a part of Publicis.Sapient, is a leading provider of services to today’s evolving financial and commodity markets. We provide a full range of capabilities to help our clients grow and enhance their businesses, create robust and transparent infrastructure, manage operating costs, and foster innovation throughout their organizations. We offer services across Advisory, Analytics, Technology, and Process, as well as unique methodologies in program management, technology development, and process outsourcing. Sapient Global Markets operates in key financial and commodity centers worldwide, as well as in large technology development and operations outsourcing centers. For more information, visit

Sapient is a registered service mark of Sapient Corporation.
Sapient is an Equal Opportunity Employer

*Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary for the known physical or mental disability of an otherwise qualified applicant or employee unless doing so would impose an undue hardship on the operation of the Company’s business.

Sapient US is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants to Sapient US will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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