Now Hiring: Front-End Developer

Position Title: Front End Developer
Reports to: Senior Developer
Type: Full-Time Employee
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Estimated Start Date: March 2019
Compensation: Full-time competitive salary based on experience

JOB PURPOSE

Trew Knowledge is a fast-paced, and rapidly growing digital marketing agency focused on world-class, innovative solutions for some of the world’s largest Brands. We specialize in WordPress, digital strategy, and UX/UI design.

As a Front-End Developer, you are comfortable with HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript. You are passionate about developing innovative features for responsive websites. You are able to take complex designs and translate them to onto any screen with pixel-perfect accuracy. You know how to write reusable code and stay up-to-date on the latest responsive grid frameworks and templating engines. Most importantly, you are driven to hone your craft through a passion for technology.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Collaborate with the development team on various projects
  • Rapidly prototype with code using modern front-end frameworks and digital pattern libraries.
  • Deliver solutions balancing technical and business requirements.
  • Understand business and user requirements.
  • Write clean and organized code that can be shared and collaborated on with other team members
  • Maintain high coding standards and practices to exercise quality control on all aspects of web development.
  • Problem-solve in all areas of web development.

KNOWLEDGE & SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • Two or more years of demonstrated professional working experience hand-coding advanced HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript
  • Package manager and automation tool experience. Eg. npm & gulp.
  • Demonstrated understanding of Responsive Web Design principles.
  • Experience with CSS pre-processors, such as SASS.
  • Experience using Git.
  • Experience diagnosing and solving cross-browser/cross-platform issues.
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent problem solving and organization skills.
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines.