Front End Developer (Remote)

at ICF in Dover, Delaware, United States

Job Description

*This role can be 100% remote, sitting anywhere within the US. *

ICF is a rapidly growing, entrepreneurial, multi-faceted consulting company, seeking a Frontend Developer. This developer will help re-design and build a new website for a government agency committed to improving child welfare. The ICF team performs custom software development and maintenance on a suite of web-based applications. The team works closely with clients and other contractors to ensure the performance and reliability of public-facing, mission-critical applications.

What you’ll be doing:

+ Work in an Agile team with clients to build websites and applications

+ Build interactive and responsive web applications with JavaScript frameworks

+ Design and build for performance and accessibility

+ Migrate an existing website from an older CMS to a modern platform

+ Implement the U.S. Web Design System (USWDS) pattern library

+ Work across the modernization team to integrate related workflow and library systems

What you must have:

+ Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or other related scientific or technical discipline

+ If no degree, candidate must have 10 or more years experience in professional software development

+ 8+ years of software development experience

+ 5+ years of professional front end development experience including the use of JavaScript frameworks calling REST API endpoints

+ 5+ years of experience demonstrating:

+ Proficiency with HTML, CSS, ES6 JavaScript, and Web Standards

+ Proficiency with JavaScript libraries and linters

+ Proficiency with browser developer tools and git

+ Proficiency with building responsive web interfaces (RWD)

+ Proficiency with WCAG guidelines, Web Accessibility, and 508 compliance development practices

+ Experience with JavaScript frameworks such as React and Angular or similar Web application frameworks

What we’d like you to have:

+ Experience implementing pattern libraries, especially the USWDS.

+ Experience with content management systems

+ Knowledgeable of AWS cloud services

Why you’ll love working here:

+ Generous vacation and retirement plans

+ Comprehensive health benefits

+ Flexible work location

+ A diverse workforce that values equality and inclusion

+ Ongoing training and development opportunities

+ Friendly community with lots of social events

+ Participation in charity initiatives

+ Employee support program

Technologies you’ll use:

+ HTML, CSS, Angular, React

Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit to find your next career. ICF-together for tomorrow.

We can only solve the world’s toughest challenges by building an inclusive workplace that allows everyone to thrive. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to hiring regardless of any protected characteristic, such as race, ethnicity, national origin, color, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability status, or military/veteran status. Together, our employees are empowered to share their expertise and collaborate with others to achieve personal and professional goals. For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy ( .

COVID-19 Policy: New or prospective U.S. employees must provide proof of complete vaccination on the date of their commencement of employment. If selected for employment, you will provide proof of your full vaccination status, defined as vaccinated two weeks after receiving the requisite number of doses of a COVID-19 vaccine approved or authorized for emergency use by the FDA.

Reasonable Accommodations are available, including, but not limited to, for disabled veterans, individuals with disabilities, and individuals with sincerely held religious beliefs, in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination: EEO is the law (\files/employers/poster\screen\reader\optimized.pdf) and Pay Transparency Statement (\English\unformattedESQA508c.pdf) .

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About ICF

ICF (NASDAQ:ICFI) is a global consulting services company with over 7,000 full and part-time employees, but we are not your typical consultants. At ICF, business analysts and policy specialists work together with digital strategists, data scientists and creatives. We combine unmatched industry expertise with cutting-edge engagement capabilities to help organizations solve their most complex challenges. Since 1969, public and private sector clients have worked with ICF to navigate change and shape the future. Learn more at

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Job Posting: JC195643728

Posted On: Oct 23, 2021

Updated On: Nov 19, 2021