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Senior Front-end Software Developer

Location:

Toronto, Ontario (Liberty Village)

Compensation:

TBD: dependent on experience

Status:

Full Time

Start Date:

Immediate


Is Front-End Development your passion? Are you an advocate for easy-to-use, high-performance web sites? Do you think in JavaScript, HTML & CSS? Are you a crafty problem-solver with experience integrating popular API calls? Can you work on several projects at the same time and maintain your sense of humour?

Newzulu Canada offers a unique environment focused around an open, fun and flexible work environment where your ideas are welcome. You will be working in a very fast-paced, highly skilled team environment and will be responsible for designing and coding JavaScript, HTML and CSS for our software platform and client sites.

A link to online samples of your previous work are required in your application.

Newzulu is a revolutionary, crowd-sourced news agency, based primarily on freelance journalism, as well as eyewitness and social content from around the globe. We verify and help sell stories from over 150,000 contributors in 150 countries.

Requirements:

  • 4+ Years as Front End Developer

  • Degree or diploma in interactive and/or multimedia design

  • Experience leading and mentoring developers.

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken

  • Develop clean and robust JavaScript functions

  • Proficiency with cross-browser/cross-platform issues, web standards

  • Core JavaScript & AngularJS experience is required

  • Foundation and mobile first development

  • Use of APIs and ability to use API documentation to solve problems is required

Assets:

  • Implementation of CSS grids, HTML5 boilerplate, Modernizr and adaptive media calls

  • Experience making information architecture decisions

  • Knowledge of social media marketing and content marketing strategies

  • Experience using version control tools such as SVN or git

  • SCSS, CSS3, HTML5

  • Protractor, Karma, DocsJS, jQuery

  • Use of Git and terminal commands

  • Attention to code standards including jsHint and semantic HTML

  • Design minded

  • PHP is a nice to have

Please send your cover letter, resume, portfolio and salary expectations to jobs@newzulu.ca
Thanks in advance to all who apply. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.



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