Senior Front End Web Developer

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Department: Technology

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

You don’t have to be crazy to work here. We’ll train you.

We’re on the lookout for exceptionally talented developers who are passionate about technology to join our growing team. If you aren’t afraid to push the envelope or get your hands dirty, keep reading! We’re looking for a team player who’s successfully shipped web applications and supported them in production, loves learning quickly and helping our clients achieve their goals. We’re looking for developers who value their soft skills as much as their technical ones, understand what it really means to do Agile software development and are ready to work with a ridiculously driven team. Sound like you? Awesome!

We need your help in designing and developing a web application as part of a multi-disciplinary development team. We are looking for passionate, skilled web-developers to join our team.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • 5+ years developing web applications with Javascript
  • 2+ years' experience with modern client-side Javascript applications, using frameworks like Angular 2, React with Redux or Vue.js
  • ES6/ES2015
  • HTML5, CSS3, SASS, LESS, responsive design
  • RESTful web services, web application architecture.
  • Strong knowledge of unit testing and experience with JavaScript test automation tools like Jasmine and Karma
  • You’ve worked with Git and Gitflow
  • Proficient with MacOS or other UNIX-like operating systems
  • Understanding of what constitutes clean, readable, maintainable code
  • Great at balancing technical excellence with delivery
  • You’ve built, broken, fixed and shipped web applications.
  • Examples of recent work, including projects on Github

Nice to Have:

  • Typescript
  • Node.js
  • RxJS, Immutable.js
  • Experience with cloud platforms like AWS or PaaS
  • Server-side development experience
  • Open-source or community contributions
  • Other web frameworks including Angular.js or Ember
  • Any other programming languages and frameworks (we’re a team of Polyglots- tell us what excites you!

Soft Skills:

  • Ability to learn fast (like, really fast) and ready to make a big impact
  • Experience working with Agile software development methodologies like Scrum. You apply the Agile values to your work and understand how they can add to your team’s success.
  • Excellent spoken and written English language skills. You love mentoring and sharing knowledge with others and communicating complex ideas to others regardless of their background or technical nature.
  • Experience working directly with clients and stakeholders. You’re a consultant, comfortable interacting with clients to solve their business challenges
  • Hands-on expertise discovering, refining and documenting user and system requirements
  • Exceptional problem solving and collaboration skills, as well as a wicked sense of humour
  • Self-motivated and able to work effectively in a fast-paced environment

Education:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field with equivalent experience

About Aequilibrium:

Speed. That’s something we’re known for around here. We work fast. Really fast. Our team uses Agile methodologies and Lean Startup principles to deliver our clients’ projects before the competition.

We’re a digital product studio which brings together product managers, designers and developers dedicated to creating winning web, mobile and IoT solutions. We plan, design, architect and build technology platforms and products—delivering world-class technology solutions for companies such as Hootsuite, Central 1 Credit Union, Monexa, Minnesota State Government, and Grideo.

We have a casual and collaborative working environment and support flexible schedules. We're big on technology and creativity, and we believe that through teamwork (and several pints of Earnest Ice Cream and a few growlers from 33 Acres) we can reach amazing feats. Our office is located near Cambie and 8th, surrounded by pretty sweet coffee shops and eateries (Oh why hello there, Milano Coffee Roasters, Elysian Coffee and an awesome rotation of food trucks).

If you feel you’ll thrive in this environment and make a difference, you should definitely apply!

The perks:
aequilibrium.ca/careers

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