Front End Web Developer- React & Graph QL

CGI Group, Inc. - Toronto, ON (13 months ago)

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Position Description:
CGI is looking for a Front End Web Developer for its client in the Telecom industry!

Your future duties and responsibilities:
  • Responsible for development of assigned web applications
  • Work with other departments (Product, UX, Design, QA) with regards to requirements gathering and analysis, demonstrating technical leadership and exerting influence
  • Lead technical solutioning sessions with other developers to ensure that solutions are complete, scalable and are future-proof
  • Build, foster and work within an Agile environment, including participation in priority/ sprint planning, story planning and daily standups, as well as
  • analysis and communication of change impacts to functional team and business stakeholders
  • Unit-test code for robustness and stability
  • Analyze code regularly and refactor as required to minimize technical debt
  • Assist external development agencies with integration of third-party services/ platforms
  • Communicate to the Digital Manager and Project Managers, providing development time estimates and progress updates, with efficiency and
  • accuracy
  • Engage in outside-the-box thinking to provide innovative solutions
  • Create, revise and maintain design/technical documentation
  • All other duties as assigned
Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
Must have:
  • 3+ years experience with React, GraphQL, JAVA, Spring Boot MVC Application Platform
  • Experience with Thymeleaf Java templating engine or similar Java Templating Engines
  • 3+ years experience HTML/ HTML5, CSS/ CSS3 and JavaScript (vanilla JS, AJAX, jQuery and JSON)
  • Experience using and writing SASS CSS extension library language
  • Strong knowledge of JavaScript, handling events, re-usability of methods
  • 3+ years Angular JS 1.6 or lower
  • A good understanding of Webpack module bundler as well as Gulp Toolkit
  • Strong understanding of writing and implementing back and front end unit and integration tests
  • Debugging skills for code, desktop and mobile browsers
  • Knowledge of scrum and agile methodologies
  • Excellent proficiency with developing responsive websites and emails
  • Ability to diagnose and troubleshoot cross browser compatibility issues
  • Ability to setup and configure local development environments
  • Experience with planning and writing technical documentation
  • Knowledge of internet security and best practices
  • Superior problem solving and risk management skills
  • Team player with the desire to own projects and the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Comfortable working without routine supervision
  • A desire to remain technically capable and an expert in current technologies
Nice to have:
  • Experience with Media Industry
  • Knowledge of Docker
  • Knowledge of New Relic
  • Knowledge of web site performance enhancing technologies, such as Akamai CDN
What you can expect from us:
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