Developer, Front-End

Staples - Richmond Hill, ON (30+ days ago)

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Description

PURPOSE OF JOB

The Staples technology team is seeking a talented and energetic Sr. Front-End Developer to join our team. We want an individual who will challenge the norm, strive to create the best experience’s and someone who always puts the customer first. You will have a passion for writing clean, simple code and a willingness to share learnings within your development team.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Create customer facing web applications using modern technologies
Maintain code quality by using or implementing development best practices
Work with technology and business leadership to define the right technology solutions to solve complex problems
Design, develop, test and deploy software applications
Help maintain and improve current applications
Collaborate with team members in an agile environment
Work with UI and UX teams to design and implement the best customer experiences
Work within a mix of JavaScript front end technologies

PHYSICAL DEMANDS / WORKING CONDITIONS

Office environment

Qualifications

Staples is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion and we encourage applications from all qualified candidates, including those with disabilities. We will accommodate applicants’ needs, upon request, throughout all stages of the recruitment process. Please inform us of the accommodation(s) that you may require. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.

RECOMMENDED QUALIFICATIONS

Knowledge /Skill Requirements:
You are a creative problem solver who thinks digital first and can work in an ambiguous environment
A team player who is willing to share knowledge within the team and help others grow
You are always up to date on new technologies and how the industry is changing
A strong understanding of web application security best practices

Experience:
2+ years of experience building web applications using Angular 7+, React and Bootstrap
4+ years of JavaScript experience building web applications using jQuery, HTML and CSS
4+ years working with browser API’s and optimizing front end application performance
Excellent knowledge of UI/UX best practices and client-side templating (mustache, handlebars, jade) and working with Bootstrap
Experience using source control such as GitHub and working with data-handling using AJAX, JSON and REST API
Github account with a portfolio for demonstration
Experience writing unit test and automated testing tools
Experience with Smart Phone application development
Experience building and deploying solutions to cloud infrastructure
Experience working with startup companies and in an agile environment
Familiarity with design thinking and customer centric design
Strong understanding of .Net framework

Education:
Post-secondary degree or diploma in Computer Science or related field

Location: Richmond Hill

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Staples is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion and we encourage applications from all qualified candidates, including those with disabilities. We will accommodate applicants’ needs, upon request, throughout all stages of the recruitment process. Please inform us of the accommodation(s) that you may require. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.

Job: Technology
Location(s): CA-ON-Richmond Hill
Schedule: Full-time
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Employment Statement
Staples Canada is committed to the principle of equity in employment. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified women and men, including persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities & Aboriginal People.