Development Engineer (Front-end)

Points International - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Description

Points is looking for a Development Engineer (Front-end) to join our Software Engineering team for a permanent position in our downtown Toronto office.

We’re an industry-leading web-based organization that is continuously reshaping how consumers interact with their loyalty programs. We work with the world’s largest airline, hotel, financial, and retail rewards programs, to tackle complex challenges and come up with innovative e-commerce solutions. If you’d like to be a part of it, we’d love to hear from you.

Reporting to the Team Lead, Software Engineering, you will join a multidisciplinary team where you will:

Develop modern front-end applications that reach millions of users around the world.
Share responsibility for your team’s technical health: architecture, best practices, reliability, security, etc.
Improve developer and user experience through thoughtful design, rigorous testing, and clear documentation.
Ensure that our products meet the accessibility needs of our end-users.
Collaborate with scrum masters, product owners, analysts, and other stakeholders.
Play an important role in helping us to deliver high-quality products to our partners and customers.

Qualifications

Experience building accessible and responsive web applications.
Desire to develop your skills across all levels of the technical stack.
Experience with Agile Scrum.
Passion for applying good software design, testing, documentation, and support practices.
Belief in the importance of teamwork, cooperation, and communication.

Nice to haves:
Experience using React or Web Components.
Experience with design systems or CSS methodologies, such as Atomic Design or BEM.
Experience building REST APIs with Flask (Python).
Experience with containers and related infrastructure (Docker and Kubernetes).

Additional Information

Building a great company culture is as vital to us as building a great business. Over the last 5 years Points has been the recipient of the following awards:

Best Workplaces (Medium) in Canada
Best Workplaces for Women. We were also named one of
Canada’s Top Small and Medium Employers
Greater Toronto’s Top Employers
Here are some of the perks that are included in our Points culture:

Central downtown location in the Financial District
Connected to the PATH network of shops/restaurants
We want to celebrate with you: all employees get an extra day off for their Birthdays!
Flexible work hours and casual dress every day
Marvelous Snack Cart Fridays: free refreshments and snacks!
Free coffee, tea, juice, pop, and snacks
Monthly subsidized lunch program
Secure bike storage with showers and towel service
Company-sponsored activities: bowling, movies, sports, paintball, and more!
Points is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing an accessible recruitment process. Upon request we will provide accommodation for applicants with disabilities.

All your information will be kept confidential.

No agencies please.