Front-End Web Developer

Zyris Software - Calgary, AB (10 months ago)

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From a scribbled napkin sketch to functional user interfaces, a Zyris front-end web developer excels at efficiently translating sketches, code, and script into the best visual components of the web. You not only follow best-practices, but you invent them. You’re not just ‘Ok’ with the status quo because not only are you on top of responsive development, SEO, and the latest javascript techniques, but you’re helping write the book on the next iteration.

Responsibilities
Follow detailed requirements documents and execute projects in a reasonable and efficient timeline.
Assist other team members including Jr. Software developers with solving software related problems.
Collaborate with other team members under senior leadership to solve technical and software related problems.
Provide input to solve complex problems through the use of logic and software.
Debug and test existing software for QA and optimization related tasks.

Self-direct skill improvement tasks.
Committed to continued career in software development.
Knowledgeable and up to date with latest industry best practices.
Minimum Qualifications
Minimum of 1 year of experience in a related position with at least one other employer.
Experience and strong understanding of logic and logical processes to solve complex software related problems.
Knowledge of common web programming languages and markup such as JavaScript, PHP, HTML, and CSS.
Good written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to request clarification on unclear requests, communicate limitations, or request help when necessary.
Ability to work self-directed tasks with good time management skills.
Good research skills including identifying when research is required, validating credible sources, and self-directing research related tasks.
Minimum of 1 year of experience in software or web development industry.
Minimum of 3 employment or academic related references.
Portfolio of previous work.
Preferred Assets
PMP or related certification.
Experience with waterfall, agile, and blended software development methodologies.
Up to 5 years of experience in the Software Development industry.
A Degree, Diploma, or related experience in Business Administration, Commerce or related field.
Experience using project management and source control tools.
A reference letter from a previous employer.
A reference letter from previous technology related employer or instructor.