Careers

Front End Web Developer - Remote Opportunity

IFLScience (a LabX Media Group Company) is seeking an individual with outstanding web development skills (3 to 5 years of experience) with a focus in frontend development. Working as a member of our development team, you will be involved in all aspects of web application development, including design, planning, information architecture, implementation, testing and deployment.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead role in the development of new web applications from concept to launch
  • Work with other developers on our team to build industry leading web applications
  • Prototype and build web-based applications and custom features using sound programming standards and working with other members of our team
  • Provide guidance on creating a accessible and performant web experiences
  • Create professional web applications and services that interact efficiently and securely with databases (MySQL, SQL Server)
  • Drive innovation by collaborating with team members creating new technological ideas and concepts
  • Enhance and support existing websites

Education and Experience:

  • 3-5 years of related web developer experience with a frontend focus is preferred, full stack experience is a bonus
  • 2+ years working in an Agile development environment
  • Strong in HTML and CSS fundamentals, including WAI-ARIA and other accessibility features
  • Strong in Javascript. Able to leverage new language features with or without a framework.
  • Familiarity with Web Components
  • Strong knowledge of source control (such as GIT) and standard development environments
  • Knowledge or experience with Node.js, React, PHP, SQL Queries is an asset
  • Experience with all layers of web development, including data modeling, business logic, API, RESTful web services, JavaScript
  • Excellent and demonstrative problem-solving capabilities
  • Good task estimation and prioritization skills
  • Understanding of SEO best-practices
  • Interest in the latest trends in UI/UX web application design
  • Knowledge of Agile Scrum software development methodology a benefit (JIRA)
  • Knowledge of command line tools such as Gulp, Webpack, and Docker are valuable assets
  • Degree in Computer Science/Engineering is valuable asset

Application Procedure: 

If interested, please submit your application through our careers portal at: https://labx.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=31&source=aWQ9MjE%3D

This position is a remotely-based, full-time position and is open to eligible candidates in Canada and England. Canadian applicants must be able to work during regular (Eastern Time) business hours. 

LabX Media Group is an enthusiastic equal opportunity employer.  We thank all candidates for applying. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Date Posted

Friday, October 1, 2021 - 09:00

Valid Through

Sunday, October 31, 2021 - 17:00

Employment Type

Full Time

Work Hours

8:30am-5:00pm

Location

334 King Street
Unit 2
Midland, ON L4R 3M8
Canada