Senior Web Developer

  • Lixar IT
  • Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • Jul 11, 2018
Full time Software

Job Description

As a Senior Web Developer, you will have:

    • 7+ years of development with OO or functional languages
    • Strong experience with one or more modern JS frameworks such as: React, Node.js, Meteor, Angular 2, Backbone
    • Strong experience in writing scalable, enterprise level web applications.
    • Experience in Node.js or Java server-side platforms
    • Knowledge of SASS/LESS or similar CSS preprocessors


  • Experience writing custom libraries and APIs that align with current RESTful standards.
  • Strong experience with HTML & CSS (including Bootstrap) and current best practices
  • Demonstrated ability and flexibility to manage time and priorities effectively
  • Ability to apply initiative and creativity when approaching challenges
  • Ability to derive problem space requirements and drive towards design
  • Post-secondary education in engineering or computer science or equivalent work experience
  • Familiarity with managed services of the AWS ecosystem

The following would be considered an asset:

  • Experience with packaging and build tools such as: Gulp/Grunt, WebPack, Bower, yeoman
  • Some experience and knowledge with JavaScript security issues such as XSS
  • Knowledge of semantic HTML
  • Understanding of browser developer tools
  • Understanding of automated testing frameworks such as Mocha, Jasmine
  • Understanding of automated testing tools such as Selenium
  • Knowledge of BDD (Behavior Driven Development) and Gherkin
  • Knowledge of TDD practices
  • Knowledge of IOS or Android development

With these attributes:

  • A sense of humour
  • Like knowing that your routine is in fact, not routine
  • High attention to detail and commitment to quality
  • Be comfortable communicating with all levels of management and peers
  • Get things done!


Sound like you?
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