Overview

DHX Studios Jr. Software Engineer Full Time in Halifax, NS

DHX Studios

Branch Halifax NS CA

Position:
Jr. Software Engineer
Location:
Halifax, NS

Our staff dig into a wide variety of projects, from action to comedy and preschool to tween, and they get to enjoy awesome benefits and company events while…

About Us

DHX Studios is recognized worldwide for our diverse original properties and our work on some of the top brands in children’s entertainment. But we create more than just animation. We build worlds and experiences across all platforms from TV and games to online and mobile. Our staff dig into a wide variety of projects, from action to comedy and preschool to tween, and they get to enjoy awesome benefits and company events while they’re at it. With some of Canada’s top artists, writers and producers on our team, our studios are bursting with creative energy. So what are you waiting for? Come join us!

About the Position

Working with the Senior Software Engineer, you will be responsible for creating dynamic pages for the studio’s web-based in-house production tracking system. Future responsibilities will involve the Python-based web framework and database, refactoring and documenting existing code, and implementing new capabilities.

Responsibilities

  • Create specialized web pages for data reporting
  • Work with senior engineer to streamline production tracking processes
  • Monitor user experience / Address bug fixes
  • Work with production to streamline UI
  • Assist in the creation of user and developer documentation
  • Carry out duties in a professional and positive manner
  • Be a positive and creative force on the team
  • Additional responsibilities as required

Qualifications

  • Proficiency with webpage development using Javascript, HTML and CSS is required
  • Experience with AJAX and JSON, preferably with jQuery, is required
  • Experience with Kendo UI or similar web components desirable
  • Experience with Jinja or similar server templating language beneficial
  • Experience with Python, SQLAlchemy, Flask or other web frameworks would be beneficial.
  • Ability to take direction, collaborate, and be a team player
  • Ability to communicate in a professional and positive manner
  • Able to communicate creative and technical thoughts and ideas
  • Able to prioritize and manage time efficiently
  • Able to work alone and collaboratively, often with multiple tasks and under deadline pressure
  • Must be open to direction and able to embrace change

THANK YOU to all those who express interest in being part of the DHX Studios team. Unfortunately , due to the volume of applications we receive, we may be unable to reply to all applicants. If we feel that you may be a good match for one of our current openings you will be contacted

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Halifax, NS, CA
Posted on: 2016-10-30
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