IIempower Tech Solutions Ltd Front End Web Developer Contract in Toronto, ON

IIempower Tech Solutions Ltd

Branch Toronto ON CA

Front End Web Developer
Toronto, ON

IIempower Tech Solutions is searching for a *Front End Web Developer*. IIempower Tech Solutions is a technology solution provider that serves business and…

IIempower Tech Solutions is a technology solution provider that serves business and financial clients across Canada. We share a common goal with each of these clients: their success. No matter how you measure it, we are dedicated to helping our clients achieve it. In fact, our customer’s success and peace of mind are the driving forces behind everyone and everything we do at IIempower.
IIempower Tech Solutions is searching for a Front End Web Developer for our international financial services provider client, a contract engagement for one year period.

Daily Responsibilities:


  • Develop UI components in a HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript/jQuery code
  • Analyze, debug, and deliver clean, validated, maintainable code
  • Implement layouts/templates from compositions and mock-ups
  • Maintain and improve existing code base
  • Fix/identify bugs and thoroughly test new code
  • Ensure site integrity and quality control
  • Actively contribute to technical discussions and brainstorming sessions
  • Ensure projects are delivered on-time and to the highest possible standard
  • All work must adhere to brand, technical and accessibility guidelines and standards.
  • Adapt to changing technology needs, learn new skills and work across various front-end technology platforms

Agile team relationships

  • Collaborate with Digital Managers (product managers) or internal project teams to understand business and user requirements with regards to front-end development deliverables and timelines
  • Work in partnership with agile team to determine enterprise solutions within the existing online infrastructure: product managers (Digital Managers), process facilitator (ScrumMaster), QA, UX, Designers, and other Developers.
  • Attend and be a strong voice in agile meetings (retrospectives, backlog grooming, and team planning sessions).

Must Have Skills:

  • 5+ years professional experience in front-end website development
  • Expertise in HTML5, CSS3/SASS (or LESS), JavaScript/jQuery, Git and Responsive Design
  • Expertise in Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Accessibility best practices for frontend developers
  • Expertise in working with Foundation* or Bootstrap
  • Experience working with HTML templating languages (especially Liquid)
  • Experience working with Node.js and Gulp (or Grunt) as workflow tools
  • Strong Communication Skills (Oral and Written)
  • Knowledge of Test Driven Development (TDD), Object-Oriented programming (OOP), Model View Controller architecture (MVC), Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)

Nice to Have Skills:

  • Experience working in an agile software development process*
  • Experience with Jekyll framework

Desired Attributes:

  • Leadership
  • Positive, energetic and a can-do attitude
  • Ability to work amiably in an agile team
  • Desire and ability to learn and improve on an ongoing basis
  • Takes ownership of the product and their role
  • Proactive

Job Type: Contract

Required experience:

  • Web developer: 4 years

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-22
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