Software Developer - Front-End

Rebel - Ottawa, ON (8 months ago)

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We believe those who contribute make us better. It's why we support thought leaders, web developers, trailblazing businesses, entrepreneurs and innovators to contribute, share, and succeed online with domain names and a broad suite of hosting services.

Time and energy go into creating the tools and services that power our customer's contribution. Like all things Rebel, our work culture invites and inspires, encourages exploration and embraces adaptation. Our manifesto - Be Thoughtful. Be Simple. Be Brave - is woven into the fabric of everything we do, from our robust products to our quirky office traditions.

About Rebel

We're committed to:
Enabling Participation: Our mission is to give everyone the tools to contribute online. That means removing barriers and providing a thoughtful and accessible user experience, a venue for community events, discounts when cost is a barrier, and collaborating to help people power their ideas.

Building Community: We support those in our community locally, nationally and globally who share our passion for educating and enabling participation online.

Giving Back: We share our expertise through articles, podcasts and by taking the stage at inspiring events around the world. We also support amazing people and organizations that have a real impact on our society with discounted or free products and services.

Technology: We're dedicated to protecting our customer's data and digital assets online. Our infrastructure is the heart of our service offering. We guarantee 99.9% uptime from data centers around the world.


We are looking for an experienced application developer to work within a small nimble development team. In this position, you will contribute to both development and operations of a small and existing cloud application, and will code on fast-paced, high energy, and exploratory product development team.

For this position, we require an Engineering degree, a Computer Science or related degree and 2+ Years of development experience.

Build and maintain UI components using modern front-end technologies (HTTP/HTML5/CSS3/Javascript)
Follow best practices while designing and implementing performant and reusable components using ReactJS
Iterating over design, testing and implementation of features using an agile process
Unit and Integration testing components and features
Contributing to team advancement through knowledge sharing and mentoring
Advocating for our users and their experience with our products and features
Staying up to date with our web stack technology.

Extensive knowledge of Javascript and at least one of the top libraries/frameworks (ReactJS/Angular/Vue)
Deep knowledge of CSS3 and familiarity with CSS Pre-processors (SASS/LESS/etc…)
Understanding and proven experience with RESTful services
Experience with Node.js and more notably with NPM
Experience with testing web test libraries/frameworks such as Mocha, Chai, Jest, Enzyme, Cypress, etc…
Strong interest in user-centric design and usability
Analytical skills for performance measurement and data driven decisions
Agile Methodology
Source Control, Automated Build and Continuous integration
Maintainable & Testable Code; Progressive Release
Minimum Viable Product Development
Familiarity with Google Analytics and/or Mixpanel
Familiarity with UI/UX design tools such as Framer/Sketch/Figma
Familiarity with wireframe and design prototyping
Familiarity with restful services, cloud computing, serverless

1-3 years of software development experience
Experience working with website or app design and development
Time needed to achieve this level can vary and be dependent on other factors.

Our approach:
We strive for Simple, Clean and Testable code
We love cloud computing (AWS) and service architecture
You support your team and raise everyone's game
You support what you build
You are brave and take action