Junior- Front End Developer

  • ZucoraHome
  • London, ON, Canada
  • Aug 15, 2019
Contractor Information Technology

Job Description

The Web Developer’s role is to build the operations end of the organization’s Web sites and keep them running smoothly. This includes designing, building, and implementing new Web pages and sites; integrating sites with back end applications; migrating legacy applications to the Web; and performing day-to-day administration of the organization’s Web portfolio. Use of a variety of Web development languages is required. This is an in office position as you will need to work closely with our Marketing and IT department. A portfolio of web development work should be included with your application.

Main responsibilities

  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Create and maintain HTML/CSS/JS templates for web-based applications
  • Create and code wordpress website as per design and implement
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Work with a skilled development team
  • Contribute ideas to the design process

Required skills:

  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent
  • 1-3 years working experience with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, Twitter Bootstrap Framework and Responsive Web Design techniques (grid systems, CSS media queries, JavaScript DOM manipulation, etc.)
  • Experience with CMS (e.g. WordPress), and development tools (e.g. Adobe DreamWeaver or Microsoft Visual Studio)
  • Experience with cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
  • Problem-solver with a high attention to detail
  • Ability to establish priorities, work independently, and proceed with objectives without supervision
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication skills

Experience:

    • HTML5: 1 year (Required)
    • Web Development: 1 year (Required)
    • JavaScript: 1 year (Required)
    • Twitter Bootstrap Framework: 1 year (Required)
    • CSS3: 1 year (Required)
    • Responsive Web Design: 1 year (Required)
    • CMS: 1 year (Required)

The ZucoraHome story:

What began in 1979 as a small manufacturer of furniture protection products has blossomed into a passion for serving consumers with home convenience solutions that inspire a smarter way to live. Based in London, Ontario and working closely with Canada’s leading retailers of home furnishings, major and small appliances, lawn and garden, and other household products, we’ve developed a reputation for going “above-and-beyond” by delivering exceptional customer experiences while solving everyday home management challenges. With approximately 2 million plan holders, we administer thousands of service requests every month from homeowners when their products fail to perform. We’re passionate about serving Canadians with innovative smarter living solutions designed for today’s busy families and tomorrow’s digitally connected homes.

ZucoraHome’s commitment:

Our national network of service experts ensures we quickly respond to the needs of customers when home products require repair or replacement. Our convenient programs are designed to protect family budgets while removing the stress out of home management. As the era of digitally connected homes continues to evolve, our team of professionals is constantly creating and introducing amazing technologies with ready-to-use solutions that deliver a new level of convenience for today’s busy families.