Alight unlocks enterprise growth for the world's most
influential companies with future ready human capital and business
solutions. We combine industry leading data and insights with
unmatched depth and operational expertise to improve the employee
experience and optimize cloud-enabled business processes. Our
15,000 colleagues proudly serve thousands of clients and their more
than 30 million employees and family members throughout 180
countries. Learn how Alight helps organizations of all sizes,
including over 70% of the Fortune 100, achieve next level
transformation at alight.com.
We're looking for an experienced and profoundly engaged
Front-End Developer, based in Chicago, IL or virtually, who is
motivated to combine the art of design with the art of
The Front-endDeveloper will be responsible for
implementingvisualelementsthat users see and interact within our
Front end Developers are responsible for ensuring the alignment
of design and user experience requirements, optimizing web pages
for maximum efficiency and maintaining brand consistency across all
web pages, among other duties. They are required to work in
alongside Back-endDevelopers and Product Designers to ensure all
elements of our applicationscreation are consistent.
Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design
wireframestoactual code that will produce visual elements of the
Workwith the Product designer and bridge the gap between
designandtechnical implementation, taking an active role on both
sides anddefininghow the application looks as well as how
Determining the structure and design of web pages and
Ensuring user experience determines design choices.
Developing features to enhance the user experience.
Striking a balance between functional and aesthetic design.
Ensuring design is optimized for smartphones.
Building reusable code for future use and optimizing for maximum
speed and scalability.
Utilizing a variety of markup languages to write web pages.
Maintaining brand consistency throughout design.
Be in charge of projects assigned to you, and use the strong
relationships you've created to gather, refine and create the
Set-up regular check-in points with the relevant stakeholders to
keep any project on track and all involved up to date with the
Work with other teams within the business to make sure all
visuals are in line with the product branding.
Be able to work well within a small team and support colleagues
on any ad-hoc requirements.
Proactively solve problems and review ways to improve business
processes, competencies, tools, standards, and best practices.
Represent the team in all meetings and events required by
Products and Alight in general.
- Other duties including, but not limited to, assisting other
teams from time to time.
Knowledge, skills & experience
Excellent knowledge and understanding of HTML, CSS and
Good understanding of data exchange concepts (database, api,
Angular front-end a must, React, Vue experience a plus.
Experience working with json and json parsing.
Knowledge of cross browser compatibility, components based web
development, Sass, Typescript.
Experience withcomponent-basedweb developmentlibraries,
Storybook experience a must
Proven ability to effectively communicate with others to achieve
desired results; must be approachable and open-minded.
Ability to adhere to corporate standards and styles.
Strong team interaction with the ability to work with
geographically dispersed teams.
Service-oriented with a strong sense of accountability.
Able to work under pressure of tight deadlines.
A very good eye for detail while safeguarding the big
Strong problem-solving skills.
- Flexibility and patience in working in a challenging
By applying for a position with Alight, you understand that,
should you be made an offer, it will be contingent on your
undergoing and successfully completing a background check
consistent with Alight's employment policies. Background checks may
include some or all of the following based on the nature of the
position: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment
verification, and criminal check, search against global sanctions
and government watch lists, fingerprint verification, credit check,
and/or drug test. You will be notified during the hiring process
which checks are required by the position.
At Alight, we believe that diversity should be visible, valued,
and sustained throughout the organization. Alight provides equal
treatment and employment opportunities to all employees and
applicants for employment without regard to any protected status or
other protected characteristic.
Alight does not discriminate against anyone based on sex, race,
color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or
mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, marital or
domestic partner status, citizenship, military or veteran status,
sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic
information, or any other legally protected characteristics or
conduct covered by federal, state or local law. In addition, we
take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment
qualified minorities, women, disabled persons, disabled veterans
and other covered veterans.
Alight provides reasonable accommodations to the known
limitations of otherwise qualified employees and applicants for
employment with disabilities, sincerely held religious beliefs,
practices and observances, unless doing so would result in an undue
hardship. Applicants for employment may request a reasonable
accommodation/modification by contacting his/her recruiter.
We offer you a competitive total rewards package, continuing
education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing
Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to
assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job to other
entities; including but not limited to subsidiaries, partners, or
purchasers of Alight business units.
Alight Solutions provides equal employment opportunities (EEO)
to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to
race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information,
pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, veteran,
marital, parental, citizenship, or domestic partner status, or any
other status protected by applicable national, federal, state or
local law. Alight Solutions is committed to a diverse workforce and
is an affirmative action employer.