A Front End Developer works on the client side of the project, building the visible part of an app or website. She creates a user interface: web pages, menus, forms — usually based on a prototype provided by a designer.
It's a Front End Developer who ensures the logical operation of all the website interface components and the correct display of content, buttons, navigation, and other elements. The Front End specialist integrates into a website many third-party services, such as Optimizely and Google Ads.
A Front End Developer must be able to work with the REST API. Usually, she needs to know, in general, how the back end works. Understanding of the principles of UI / UX design and SEO optimization is a plus. Understanding of popular CMS (WordPress, Joomla, Drupal) may be useful on some projects.
INDIGO Tech Recruiters have prepared answers to common questions about Front End Developers . If you are interested in more information, please contact us.
1. Does a Front End Developer of desktop software need the same skills as a Front End Developer for the web?
2. Do I need a Front End Developer to develop a WordPress site?
4. How do I find a front end developer?