Creative Front End Engineer / Developer

MO'Drama - Toronto, ON (6 months ago)

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MO'Drama is a Toronto City-based company that is revolutionizing the way people gain access to digital content. Via artificial intelligence and robotics, it allows users to manage and share digital content and communicate with their subscribers. MO'Drama is currently developing a new business to revolutionize content delivery services and create an amazing customer experience thats offers a wide variety of user-generated and corporate media videos created by both private individuals[and large production companies to help them to grow audiences at very little cost and effort.

Creative Front End Engineer

MO'Drama is a robotics company that uses machine learning to bring innovation to entertainment industry. Our team is looking for a versatile Creative Front-End Developer that can spearhead the implementation of modern web application stacks as well as execute user interface designs for a variety of experiential applications and UI tools in potentially non-traditional ways. The ideal candidate will have a working knowledge of modern front-end techniques, as well as an appreciation for emerging experiential technologies (motion capture sensors, gestural devices, etc.) and how they can be applied along with web technologies. We are looking for a team member who can grow with this role and with us through the variety of atypical projects that come our way.

Our ideal candidate is someone with experience in transforming a design, which s/he helped create, into reality. Your goal is to create the best possible user experience for millions of users using the tools on hand. You are comfortable with AngularJS, React Native or Corodva/Ionic and have at least two years of experience working with these technologies. You will be familiar with building Web APIs, working with JavaScript, Angular, and AWS. You'll also be involved in the design and development discussions of these projects, as well as developing, testing and deploying solutions that meet business needs.

Experience:

  • 5 years of experience with web front end development.
  • Advanced proficiency in HTML5, Sass, TypeScript, Responsive Web Design
  • Advanced knowledge of Angular, Cordova
  • Experience with SCSS 4, CSS
  • SCSS / SASS familiarity, knowledge of best practices and opinions
  • Experience with build tools (eg. Gulp, WebPack), Node.js, NPM
  • Experience coding using modern best practices and accessibility guidelines
  • Experience with wire framing, designing, prototyping
  • Experience building web and mobile user interfaces using data from API’s
  • AWS, or other scalable cloud based platform, experience
  • Agile Methodology

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with UX designers, project managers and back-end engineers to implement versatile front-end solutions to tricky web development issues.
  • Embrace emerging standards while promoting best practices in order to push the limits of what a browser can do.
  • Manage your own time, and work well both independently and as part of a team.
  • Launch, iterate and make a difference. Provide front-end coding expertise, and be ready to make our products better for our users.
  • Design and develop the front ends of user facing products.

Benefits:

  • Stock options
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Snacks and drinks in the office
  • Fun Activities Committee (FAC)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Casual dress

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $40,000.00 to $50,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • CSS: 2 years (Required)
  • JavaScript: 3 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree (Required)

Location:

  • Toronto, ON (Preferred)