Web Developer 3 / Concepteur web3 (12199)

Location: Toronto, ON, Canada
Date Posted: 31-07-2018
Intermediate Full-stack Developer 

This role provides the opportunity to be a part of a top strategic area for the company, working closely with teams across the organization. As a software developer with client Digital, you will be responsible for designing, building and running the software applications which enable innovative, customer-friendly digital experiences for client customers. You are an experienced, hands-on developer who has shipped medium to large-scale applications and who employs best practices in development, security, accessibility and design. 

We use a range of technologies to get the job done: JavaScript and Babel (ES2018) coupled with Webpack, React, Redux and other libraries to provide a Javascript toolchain. We use a Design System for styling and hosting shared components. Our RESTful APIs are built with Node.js, powering custom services. Quality is a primary concern: we employ unit, automation and manual testing at multiple levels. 

What you’ll be responsible for 
• Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve software applications 
• Identify problem areas in code and suggest solutions on how to tackle 
• Assist in evaluating technology choices and rapidly test solutions 
• Develop scalable systems with performance and security in mind 
• Develop solutions that are maintainable, scalable and performant 
• Help identify and solve application issues experienced by customers 
• Ensure a cohesive experience across different browsers and devices 
• Adhere to accessibility best practices (We believe in an accessible web for everyone) 
• Collaborate closely with team members in an agile environment (we like Scrum, Kanban) 
• Assist in mentoring junior developers on your team 

Required Knowledge 
• Proven experience with front-end development (ES2018 JavaScript, React, CSS) 
• Proven experience in backend and API development (we use Node.js, PostgreSQL, Redis) 
• Strong Experience with React and Redux 
• Strong Experience with client-side testing (we use Jest) 
• Experience designing and documenting APIs (we use Node.js, Express, OpenAPI Spec) 
• Experience with FRP (functional, reactive programming) 

Good to Have 
• Experience in building scalable production services and monitoring performance (we use Kibana, NewRelic) 
• Experience with clustering technologies (we use Kubernetes) 
• Familiarity with the Docker ecosystem 

Qualifications 
• Degree in Computer Science or relevant field, or the equivalent combination of education and experience 
• A minimum of 3 years’ experience producing high-performing commercial websites

Must to have skills:
1. Proven experience with front-end development (ES2018 JavaScript, React, CSS)
2. Proven experience in backend and API development (Node.js, PostgreSQL, Redis)
3. Strong Experience with React and Redux

Nice to have skills:
1. Experience in building scalable production services and monitoring performance (we use Kibana, NewRelic)
2. Experience with clustering technologies (we use Kubernetes)
3. Familiarity with the Docker ecosystem  
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