Scribendi Front End Developer Full Time in Montréal, QC


Branch Montréal QC CA

Front End Developer
Montréal, QC

Web design, HTML and CSS programming:. Develop web experiences that adhere to coding best practices and accessibility standards….

Do you want to be part of Scribendi’s new Centre of Excellence that we are launching in Montreal? As a leading online language company, we are seeking a rockstar front end developer to join our team. As our go-to person on the ground, you will be working with our marketing team and will be responsible for the successful implementation of innovative ideas on our ecommerce website using the latest technologies.

You will be working with our online marketing team and using your keen eye for detail and your coding skills to produce optimal web experiences that will make Scribendi stand out.

This role is for an ambitious self-starter with good communication skills, a good work ethic, and enthusiasm to undertake the constant challenge of creating and maintaining a cutting-edge ecommerce website. If you want the opportunity to hone your craft, and if you dream of changing the world (one comma at a time), this job is for you.

Who you are:


  • Have a minimum of one year of professional experience (entrepreneurial experience is a plus) that includes web design, HTML, and CSS programming experience
  • Have a college degree in computer science or a related field (which is preferred) or HTML and CSS accreditation
  • Write high-quality code that promotes reuse and readability and that uses current best practices
  • Are an expert in WordPress or a similar CMS, server-side scripting languages, and theming and module website architecture
  • Have experience with modern web frameworks, such as Bootstrap, Node.js, Angular, and React
  • Have a solid understanding of responsive design
  • Understand design for different technologies, platforms, and browsers
  • Are flexible and able to adapt to design requirement changes
  • Optimize graphics for different platforms
  • Understand branding and strategic marketing considerations
  • Have a deep understanding of industry best practices across digital channels
  • Manage multiple, long-term timelines, as well as daily rush requests

What you will do:

  • Collaborate on new UX and optimization initiatives
  • Work with functional requirements to creatively interpret existing design elements and to build web interfaces using HTML, JavaScript, and CSS, in collaboration with our IT team for integration with back-end systems
  • Collaborate with marketing and digital strategy teams to ensure design quality and consistency of web pages
  • Collaborate with marketing to develop and launch A/B tests
  • Troubleshoot and resolve cross-browser and cross-platform support issues
  • Develop web experiences that adhere to coding best practices and accessibility standards

Technologies we use:

  • JavaScript, jQuery
  • Twig, Smarty, Jade
  • SVN, Git, Bitbucket
  • Symfony, WordPress, Bootstrap, Composer
  • Various CSS and JavaScript frameworks

Who we are:

  • Developers working in a profitable and rapidly growing company that leverages the most advanced technologies available in the market
  • Always striving for innovation, fast moving, and passionate about getting work done right
  • Collaborators who grow and learn together
  • Are not afraid of difficult problems but carefully choose what we spend time on

About Scribendi:

Founded in 1997, Scribendi is a pioneering internet-based language company that offers document revision services to clients in all sectors, including business, academia, and publishing. For 20 years, we have cultivated our reputation as a leader in the editing and proofreading industry. Today, Scribendi.com is a fast-growing, profitable online company with a network of 400 professional freelance editors, processing hundreds of orders per day. In 2018, Scribendi launched Scribendi.ai, our artificial intelligence and machine learning arm that is creating tools to improve our customer experience and enhance human editors’ skills.

Headquartered in Chatham, Ontario and opening offices in Montreal, we boast a collaborative corporate culture that encourages creativity and innovation. We value our employees and empower them with opportunities to learn and experiment with new technologies and industry best practices, ensuring they continually build their skill sets and remain challenged.

We work hard but also emphasize work–life balance: we offer flexible work schedules, comprehensive medical and dental benefits, a wellness allowance, an employee assistance plan, personal and vacation time, opportunities to make meaningful contributions to the community, and monthly social gatherings.

This is your chance to join an energetic, motivated team and to contribute to rewarding projects in a dynamic corporate culture founded on flexibility and continuous learning.

Scribendi is committed to equal opportunity employment. If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Web design, HTML and CSS programming: 1 year

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Montreal, QC, CA
Posted on: 2018-07-28
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