Front End Developer

Bitwide - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Bitwide is looking for a passionate and creative Front-End Developer on behalf our client to join their Enterprise Software team in building highly interactive, intuitive and responsive user interfaces. You will get the opportunity to work on solving challenging problems and work on analytics and presentation of real-time data. If you have a passion for building high performance and scalable solutions using the latest and greatest technologies, frameworks and design patterns, while following industry best practices, this opportunity may be right for you!

Responsibilities

  • Improve the quality of the existing UI and develop new user-facing features
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Reorganize the software flow to uplift the user experience
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders (e.g. Product Owner, Product and Accounts Management)
  • Perform code reviews, unit testing, and system testing as needed for other developers’ efforts
  • Follow a defined SDLC in an agile environment and maintain design documentation and tests as per the standard operating procedures
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use

Qualifications

  • 4 years working experience as a Front-end Developer
  • Minimum three years of experience in modern web development tools and frameworks like AngularJS, React, Typescript, JQuery and hands on experience with frontend design patterns like MVC, MVVM
  • Responsive web design using Bootstrap or Angular Material
  • Hands on experience with CSS preprocessor like Sass or Less
  • Good understanding of REST methods and of network protocol such as WebSocket, HTTP and HTTPS
  • Fluency in HTML 5, CSS, Linting, and familiar with front end build tools like Grunt, Webpack or Gulp
  • Comfortable using Linux environment
  • Experience in bundling, minification and cache busting and ideally, experience in relational database like MySQL, Oracle or SQL Server
  • Previous experience in the following are an asset: upgrading application from AngularJS (version 1) to Angular 2; Google Maps API, NoSQL database like Mongo, Cassandra, Agile development process, Git, Stash, Jenkins, JIRA, and Backend programing using Java

Job Type: Full-time