We are looking for a Web Developer to join our team of web developers in a role that is key to shipping user-facing code on a daily basis.
"Users" for us, as a financial media company, are visitors to our web properties who deeply engage in our investor content and tools across seven domains - Dividend.com, ETFdb.com and MutualFunds.com to name a few.
Web developers work with cross-functional team members to clarify deliverables; develop, document and test new product features and bug fixes; and review peer written code and provide constructive feedback.
Test driven development for both front-end and back-end code.
Ensure smooth integration between front/back end code by working closely with a team of developers and QA.
Establish and document design and UX standards for common components for reuse across all applications.
Collaborate with team members: subject matter experts, graphic designers, and developers to ensure the effectiveness and quality of the design solution.
Know Git and use it regularly.
Familiarity with Rails or a similar framework.
React, Backbone etc.
JSON and XML API experience a plus.
Experience working in an Agile Software Development environment a plus.
Excellent communication and troubleshooting skills.
Strong attention to detail.
Transportation And Housing
A beautiful loft work space.
Bikes can be stored in the office.
We pay for TTC (10 min from Union on Queen St Street Car).
Successful candidates responsible for housing.
Compensation And Benefits Information: Full-time employment salary ranges from $50-$65/hour depending on experience.
Career Development And Training
Work with experts in Agile development and open source software.
Opportunity to initiate your own ideas.
Hungry and ambitious team of professionals who like to have fun along the way.
Collaborative work environment built on respect, openness and intellectual honesty.
President and VP of Product are both Waterloo engineers - SYDE '06 and Soft Eng '07 respectively.