OverviewShaw Communications Front End Web Developer Full Time in Calgary, AB
Branch Calgary AB CA
Front End Web Developer
Script and other similar web technologies. Proficient with cross-browser/cross-platform issues and web standards….
Shaw Cablesystems’ Technical Network and Operations department located in downtown Calgary is currently seeking Front End Web Developer to join their team. This position reports directly into the Lead, Development.
The successful candidate will be accountable for the design, development, and maintenance of a variety of applications and databases documenting the Shaw coax and fibre plant as well as associated operational networks.
Responsible for the maintenance and enhancement of the client side layer for existing applications
Routinely deal with and resolve difficult front end technical issues
Provide estimates for front end development
Take responsibility for the quality of deliverables
Develop software in the context of a focused project, while ensuring alignment to current and developing architectures
Understand and help refine un-stated requirements
Aid in the development of the front end architectural framework and design
Evaluate and introduce new tools and techniques to the development team
Work and collaborate with cross-functional teams including UX, design, and marketing
Proactively identify areas for improvement, seek solutions and make recommendations
Required Skills, Experience and Qualifications:
Experience building, maintaining and enhancing widely-used and popular consumer websites
Able to work under pressure and produce before deadlines
Experience with distributed version control systems such as Git
Familiarity with JSP, ASP; Full-stack experience a plus
Strong collaborative skills and flexibility in fulfilling multiple roles
Post secondary degree or technical diploma in computer science or related field
3+ years of progressive experience in web application development
Familiarity of HTML syntax for multiple specifications, including HTML5
Knowledge of how to employ the jQuery library for visual effects, event handling and document manipulation
Experience with css microprocessors (Less and Sass)
Working experience of XML, web services, SOA and REST principles
Proficient with cross-browser/cross-platform issues and web standards
A willingness to work in multiple programming languages and platforms
Team player with excellent communication skills both written and verbal
A positive, can-do attitude and customer focused approach that will enable you to deal with challenging situations with integrity, empathy and sincerity
A credit and criminal check will be required
If you value a workplace that promotes accountability, exemplifies loyalty, never compromises integrity and has a strong social conscience then start your career with us by applying now.
We thank all interested applicants; however, only qualified candidates will be contacted. This position requires the successful completion of a criminal and credit background check.
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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-03-24