Junior Front-End Web Developer

ONR - Richmond Hill, ON (14 months ago)

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Entry to Intermediate (1-3 years working experience)

We are seeking a Front-End Web Developer who is passionate about combining the art of design with the art of programming. Main responsibilities will include interpretation of UI/UX wireframes, creating an inventory of required data and assets for development, and translating visual mock-ups to live code. You will work with a collaborative team of product owners, designers and developers to bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role in both sides of the process and defining how new applications look as well as how they work.

Main responsibilities:
Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
Create and maintain HTML/CSS/JS templates for web-based applications
Integrate applications with APIs and web-based protocols (AJAX/JSON)
Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
Build reusable code and libraries for future use
Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
Work with a skilled development team
Contribute to the design process with ideas
Required Skills
Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent
1-3 years working experience with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, Twitter Bootstrap Framework and Responsive Web Design techniques (grid systems, CSS media queries, JavaScript DOM manipulation, etc.)
Experience with CMS (e.g. WordPress), and development tools (e.g. Adobe DreamWeaver or Microsoft Visual Studio)
Experience with cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
Problem-solver with a high attention to detail
Ability to establish priorities, work independently, and proceed with objectives without supervision
Able to work in a fast-paced environment
Strong communication skills
Nice-to-have skills
Focus on user interfaces and user-centered design principles
Experience with visual software tools like Adobe Illustrator, InDesign or Photoshop
Experience with ASP.NET framework
Experience with SQL databases and querying server-side data
Interested in the world of data analytics, big data, decision sciences and data visualization
How to apply
Interested in joining a growing organization committed to satisfying our clients beyond their expectations? Please submit a detailed resume that demonstrates you have the experience and abilities we are seeking by sending your resume to careers@onrcx.com. Those interested are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

Please submit all applications to careers@onrcx.com with the name of the position you are applying for in the subject line and your resume attached.