Front-End Web Developer

Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Department: Calgary, AB

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Autodata Solutions is opening a new office in Calgary and looking for Front-End Web Developers!

 

Position Overview:

We are looking for Front-End Web Developers who are motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.  You will also work with Back-End Developers integrating REST service endpoints to the UI through AJAX calls and taking an active role in designing the expected output from the services.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop new user-facing features
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Integrate user interfaces with backend REST services.
  • Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

 

Qualifications:

  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3, and Javascript up to and including ECMAScript 6.
  • Experience with server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Comfortable with front-end build tools, including Gulp, Bower, Webpack, and Yeoman.
  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery.
  • Good understanding of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks, such as AngularJS (vs 1 and 2), KnockoutJS, BackboneJS, ReactJS, Meteor, DurandalJS etc.
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Working knowledge of NodeJs, including Express, Meteor, and other modules.
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as {{Git / Mercurial / SVN}}
  • Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.

 

Who are we?

Autodata Solutions is a consulting, technology services and business process outsource company dedicated to the automotive industry. Founded in 1990, it is our mission to provide solutions that increase the effectiveness of the automotive sales chain and help put vehicles in consumers' driveways. Clients benefit from the expertise we have gained from our singular focus on the automotive sector as well as 26 years of successful client engagements.

 

For more information about Autodata, please visit our company website at www.autodata.net.

 

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be notified.  Autodata Solutions is an equal opportunity employer.  We are compliant with AODA legislation; if you require work related accommodations, please specify.

 

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