Java Script Developer

Zebu Infrastructure Online - Waterloo, ON (30+ days ago)

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Company Introduction

Let's start off by introducing ourselves. We are Zebu Infrastructure Online, but you can call us Zebu for short. Right here in Waterloo we are developing a platform that will help enhance and optimize businesses around the world. Our mission is to create a complete cloud-based business platform for small and medium enterprise. Zebu wants to help equip businesses around the world with the tools of the 21st century. That means instant & secure communication, automated invoicing, project management, accounting, website creation, eCommerce and more. All manageable from a single application, Zebu.

Check out the link to learn more
https://www.zebu.io/careers

Job Description

We are looking for a JavaScript Developer responsible for managing the client-side front end, as well as translating the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce the visual elements of the application. You will contribute to the architecture of the application platform and help ensure maximum performance and stability.

Responsibilities

  • Developing new user-facing features
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Optimize application for speed and scalability
  • Ensure a fast and responsive UI across all devices and platforms
  • Continuously improving the front end to deliver the best possible user experience
  • Utilize Progressive Web App (PWA) philosophies and technologies to create a uniform, high quality user experience both online and offline
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

Skills and Qualifications

  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery
  • Proficient in the use of a Single Page Application library such as AngularJS, KnockoutJS, BackboneJS, ReactJS, DurandalJS, etc.
  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
  • Proficient understanding of source versioning using Git
  • Proficiency with performance profiling tools (preferred)
  • Experience with Progressive Web Apps (preferred)
  • Experience with JavaScript Unit Testing Frameworks such as Jest, Jasmine, etc.

Benefits:

  • Comprehensive Health, Drug, and Dental benefits plans, including Family and Travel coverage
  • Catered Lunches every Friday!
  • Breakroom with Ping-Pong, foosball and Wii!
  • Fully stocked pantry and beverages!

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • JavaScript: 4 years (Required)

Location:

  • Waterloo, ON (Preferred)