Front End Developer III

Digital Development | Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

The main purpose of this position is to develop creative, innovative and effective digital solutions for desktop and mobile web. This position reports to the Front End Development Manager. You are well versed with HTML, CSS, JavaScript and .Net and is eager to learn more. Building highly dynamic and responsive websites is your spice of life.

 

 As our Front End Developer III, you will:

 

  • Write semantic, accessible, standards-compliant, cross-browser compatible web pages
  • Develop, code, test, debug and document web development solutions
  • Enhance and modify applications as necessary to ensure coding best practices, best performance, and an outstanding user-experience
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to translate wireframes and visual designs into functional interfaces
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot problems with existing applications
  • Ensure code meets software standards
  • Engage in QA related activities
  • Bring ideas forward and make recommendations – both verbally in discussions and through written documentation including user flows and solution
  • Collaborate in a friendly and respectful manner with different teams to execute projects flawlessly
  • Have excellent time management skills
  • Adhere to and help expand our coding best practices and the internal knowledge base
  • Work closely with the Development Team Lead

 

As our Front End Developer III, you have:

 

  • 5+ years of in-depth knowledge of Javascript, JSON, jQuery
  • 5+ years of experience with HTML5, CSS3, XML, W3C standards compliance
  • 5+ years of experience developing responsive websites
  • 5+ years of experience with version control systems in a collaborative development environment
  • Experience working with DotNet and the Microsoft Stack in both MVC and Webforms projects
  • Strong understanding of web standards, best practices, accessibility and performance practices
  • Experience in resolving cross-browser compatibility issues
  • Significant experience developing responsive websites
  • Experience with a version control system (TFS, SVN)
  • Experience working with 3rd party APIs (Facebook, Twitter, Google, shopping engines, etc.)
  • Experience working in both Agile and Waterfall environments
  • Experience with a CSS pre-processor such as SASS or LESS.
  • Experience with using AJAX, JSON, and XML.
  • Working knowledge of building and optimizing Object Orientated web applications
  • Basic Photoshop knowledge to export assets and execute small adjustments on composites provided by the creative team
  • A strong desire to continue learning and improving your skills

 

Nice to have:

 

  • Knowledge of JS build tools like Grunt
  • Knowledge of Angular.JS

             

This is your opportunity to join an exceptional team who works hard, has fun and goes above and beyond each day to exceed our clients´ expectations with an entrepreneurial spirit and in a corporate culture that inspires innovation and teamwork.

If this describes YOUR career goals, then apply online today!