Benevity UX/UI Developer, Web Full Time in Calgary, AB


Branch Calgary AB CA

UX/UI Developer, Web
Calgary, AB

Bootstrap, responsive web design. Experience working within a web framework creating custom functionality….

Benevity is seeking both front-end and back-end software developers to design and build applications that enable the business to exceed our clients’ expectations.

Who we are

Better Work and a Better World: at Benevity, that’s what we’re all about. We’re a software company in the business of doing good, building better ways for companies to connect with their customers and employees around causes and prosocial behaviour (we make “doing well by doing good” more than just a tagline!). We’re growing fast and looking for more great people to join us.

We have that fun, flexible tech culture that people love, and we have a heart. We’re a registered B Corporation, which means we’re part of a new breed of companies committed to higher social and sustainability standards.

You’ll join a dedicated, passionate team that creates innovative solutions (we have two TechRev Innovators Awards under our belt) for our raving fans (er, clients). And you’ll get to rub shoulders with some of the most iconic companies and charities in the world to help them make a difference. Our dynamic environment appeals to self-driven, flexible team players who learn quickly, aren’t afraid to tackle hard problems and don’t mind wearing jeans to work. Sound cool? Join us!

What you will do

Be an integral part of building and maintaining Benevity’s Goodness Platform

Work closely with Benevity’s UX team to bring inspiring online experiences to life

Ensure that front end interfaces adhere to web accessibility standards

Join one of several development teams to write, modify, enhance and test either Javascript, HTML and CSS code.

Participate in estimating exercises, code reviews, documentation and testing

Help to ensure code is maintainable

Work with QA to ensure that adequate coverage tests are being performed

What you bring

Professional experience with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript

Javascript framework knowledge, VueJS a big plus

Experience working within a web framework creating custom functionality

Front-end workflow toolchain knowledge (Babel, CSS preprocessors, bundles & build tools, automated testing)

Capacity to reverse engineer existing code and recreating using the latest best practices

Ability to build rapid prototypes for proof of concepts

An understanding the underlying systems on which web applications are developed

An eye for design, and ability to craft WCAG accessible user experiences

Version Control Systems, Git preferred

Bonus Skills

Sass (SCSS), CSS3, MTML5

Bootstrap, responsive web design

Experience with front-end analytics

Familiarity with agile development and formalized quality assurance

Experience working in the SaaS environment (Software as a Service)

Appreciation for the complexity of delivering large scale solutions to enterprise level clients

Experience working with non-profits

Experience working with remote teams

What you can expect

A once-in-a-career opportunity to join a mission-driven growth company on a growth trajectory and a unique, ultra-engaged culture

Join a team of innovative thinkers, keen to be part of a growing and well funded company that is all about helping businesses create innovative corporate and workplace giving and other Goodness programs

Work in a fast-paced environment for a dynamic, rapidly growing company with a history of proven success and stunning colleagues

Develop professional internal and external relationships with other people passionate about the Benevity mission

Connect with a rapidly growing and passionate group in an open, collaborative and fun environment

While we sincerely appreciate every application received, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-01-24
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