Lead Developer

Location

Toronto

Team

Development

As Hubnest is changing, we are looking for a front-end developer who can add strong creative impact and value to the team. This role will be granted decision making power and will be working alongside designers, developers, and project managers. Attitude and cultural fit is important to us, so I do welcome anyone interested to come visit us at our office and see the environment for yourself.

We have fantastic clients – We only work with clients who respect our work and our team. Salary is dependent on skill-set and results of the coding quiz. You will have an opportunity to explore and develop your programming capabilities with creative and innovative technology.

Required Skills & Experience

  • Leadership and Management Experience;
  • Worked with design, development, review, and delivery process;
  • Experience working with design
  • Strong development skills in Javascript, HTML, CSS;
  • 8+ years in front-end development experience;
  • Good knowledge of relational databases (MySQL);
  • Understanding of open source platforms such as Wordpress;
  • Proven experience working with AJAX and jQuery;
  • Experience in common third-party APIs (Google, Facebook, eBay etc);
  • Understand the value of building code repositories (e.g Git and SVN) and libraries;
  • Solid understanding of the full web technology stack (e.g HTTP, cookies, headers, asset loading/caching);
  • Proficient in LAMP, NGINX, common web frameworks, and agile development practices;
  • Follow and delegate builds of wire-frames, user flows and prototypes that clearly define how a product functions;

Additional Bonus Skills

  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Mathematics
  • Able to demonstrable understanding of software design patterns;
  • Possess your own set of libraries
  • Strong SVG animation capabilities
  • Demonstrated experience to work as part of a team
  • Experience in Test Driven Development (TDD);
  • Experience in Automated Testing