FrontEnd Developer

Job CategoryInformation Technology
Position TypeFull Time
Application Deadline March 6, 2020
Experience Required3 years
Job DurationPermanent
Education RequiredBachelors

Our client in Media industry is seeking a FrontEnd Developer in Toronto. This is a Permanent position.
Job Description
• A degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or other related subject desirable
• 3+ years of experience in Front End Development – React/Javascript/CSS/HTML5/XML
• Experience with server-client communication (REST, SOAP etc.) is an asset
• Proven track record working in a team environment, embedded and/or remotely
• High level knowledge of HTML, the DOM, CSS, responsive design and superior knowledge of browser compatibility issues
• Must have agency/ small boutique/start-up experience on their resume
****If someone has pure corporate experience without agency would be a pass
• Proven experience wearing multiple hats in various roles and dealing with a variety of different situations with poise and professionalism.
• Telephonic pre-screening by HR(Technical/ Behavioural questions)
• Coding Test
• First round In-Person/Skype/Telephonic interview with Technical Architect/Director(technical)
• Second round Panel Interview (technical)
• Third round interview (mix of questions related to technical knowledge/personality fit)
Position: Front End Developer
Reports To: Technical Director
Employment Status: Full-time, permanent
Address: 325 Adelaide St W, Toronto, ON M5V 1P8
***They have offices across LA, Montevideo, Amsterdam and Toronto
Front End Dev’s Mission:
The Company is a design and experience agency that partners with modern, global brands.  At the Company we relentlessly generate smart, creative, forward-thinking solutions in the space between people and technology. As our new Front End Developer, you are an integral part of the team who helps to bring awesome designs to life.  We need people who love exploring new methods and techniques and live to take development to a new level.
Be part of an international team, comprised of some of the most talented makers, producers, and creative minds in the industry. These are people who aspire to architect the future of experience – imagining, creating and executing meaningful connections with people in forward-thinking ways. We are looking for someone who embodies our values of community, curiosity, passion, positivity and teamwork with a track record of delivery.
You’ll be responsible for pushing the limits of what can be done with code while collaborating with other developers to do the same for our clients worldwide (including but not limited to Adidas, Facebook, Google, Oculus, eBay, and Visa). We look forward to meeting with you to discuss this amazing career opportunity.
The Real Opportunity!
? Collaborate with Producers, Designers and other Developers to execute projects
? Communicate complicated technical approaches in layman’s terms so that clients and other teammates are comfortable with the team’s approach
? You will be responsible for managing your own time and completing assigned tasks on time
? Surface risk within projects through effective team communication by developing a safe and trusting teamwork environment involving every team member you work with
? Proactively identify system & project deficiencies and recommend solutions to the team
? Improve quality through regular review and scrutiny of production and product development processes
? Estimate new features / tasks for others with oversight from Technical Director
? Work swiftly to kill Jira bug tickets with clean, reusable code
? Post-mortem documentation of technical development (ie. Summary of hours and development difficulties)
? Leave your mark on by submitting reusable code to Generator
? Our clients and your teammates are counting on you to be here, every day. If you’ve ever worked in this type of environment, you know how important teamwork and commitment are to the success of every project
? Attention to detail is critical. We take great pride in making sure every deliverable is 100 percent. You will help us achieve our high standards through your keen technical eye and upholding of coding standards on a daily basis
Be Prepared to Discuss Things Like:
• Your knowledge of JavaScript, the DOM, CSS, and HTML and some aspects of creative coding
• Your opinion on popular frontend frameworks: React.js, Angular, VueVUE.js
• Working with APIs
• Your experience working with NPM and module systems like Webpack or Browserify
• Your views on open source
• Your ideal project structure
• Your experience with animation on the web using CSS transition, Greensock or other methods
• Specific topics such as Node.JS, PHP,   SASS, LESS, Task runners, programmatic animation, cross platform solutions
The Company welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
Candidates must be in Canada and with valid work permit for being able to apply for this role.
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