Front-End Developer

KMI - Oakville, ON (30+ days ago)

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THE OPPORTUNITY:
VelocityEHS is seeking a talented Frontend Developer to help bring our product concepts and designs to life! This individual will work on multidisciplinary teams, engaging with product managers, UX and UI designers, software engineers, and QA analysts to deliver features and products that help our customers do their jobs better. The candidate should be well-versed in front-end technologies, such as HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript . A keen eye for detail, creative thinking, exceptional problem-solving, and excellent communication skills are essential when working with our designers and software engineers to bring product interfaces to life.
The VelocityEHS work environment is dynamic, innovative and entrepreneurial. We have a results-oriented culture that demands intelligence, teamwork and follow-through. If you have these qualities and take pride in surprising and delighting clients and team members, then this is the job for you - check out the details below and apply now.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

Work with our designers to translate high-fidelity designs into pixel-perfect frontend interfaces
Collaborate with our software developers to ensure backend functionality maintains frontend design integrity
Support QA analysts by tracking and addressing bugs during testing process
Building responsive frontend interfaces
Ensuring consistent cross-browser design and functionality
Creating beautiful, extensible, W3C-compliant code

REQUIRED SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS/WORKING CONDITIONS:
Minimum Skills & Qualifications

Bachelor’s or College Degree in Computer Science, Programming or a related field
1-3 years web design or front-end development experience
Ninja-level HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript skills
Great understanding of jQuery
Experience working with multidisciplinary teams including product managers, UI/UX designers, software developers, and QA analysts
Strong Understanding of version control
Familiarity with visual studio
Understand of CSS pre-processors
knowledge of React
Experience with CSS grids/Flexbox
Knowledge of WCAG AA compliance
HTML/CSS best practices
High attention to detail
Superb critical thinking and creative problem-solving abilities
Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Skills & Qualification

Understanding of .Net framework and C#
Understanding of ITCSS methodology and BEM naming convention
Experience working with Photoshop/Invision
Good eye for visual design
Appreciation for User Centric and Goal Directed design processes

VelocityEHS is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights code along with a discrimination, and harassment-free workplace. As part of our commitment to accessibility for all persons with disabilities, VelocityEHS will, upon the request of the applicant, provide accommodation during the recruitment process to ensure equal access to applicants with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, please notify us at HR@ehs.com and we will work with you to meet your needs.

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