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Web developer
Posted date [Jun-26-18]  (ID: 200086)
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We are looking for a WordPress/JavaScript developer starting September 1, 2018 with temporary term to December 31, 2018 with potential option to extend. This developer will be proficient with React.js and WordPress CMS with experience in mobile app development using Android SDK/ React Native framework.

Your primary focus will be on developing user interface components and implementing them following well-known React.js workflows (such as Flux or Redux). You will ensure that these components and the overall application are robust and easy to maintain and are easily integrated with WordPress. This position requires a combination of programming skills (namely PHP, HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript) and aesthetics (understanding element arrangements on the screen, the color and font choices, and so on). The candidate should have a strong understanding of industry trends and content management systems. Experience with the responsive and adaptive design is strongly preferred.

You will coordinate with the rest of the team working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, a commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and quality product is important.

Responsibilities

  • Develo p new user-facing features using React.js.
  • Develop complex features and functionalities in WordPress. Design and implement new features and functionality
  • Establish and guide the website’s architecture
  • Ensure high-performance and availability, and manage all technical aspects of the Content Management System(s).
  • Build reusable components and front-end libraries for future use and integrate them with the WordPress frontend.
  • Translate designs and wireframes into high quality code.
  • Optimize components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers.
  • Consult with clients to develop and document Web site requirements
  • Prepare mock-ups and storyboards
  • Develop Web site architecture and determine hardware and software requirements
  • Source, select and organize information for inclusion and design the appearance, layout and flow of the Web site
  • Create and optimize content for the Web site using a variety of graphics, database, animation and other software
  • Plan, design, write, modify, integrate and test Website related code
  • Conduct tests and perform security and quality controls
  • May lead and coordinate multidisciplinary teams to develop Web site graphics, content, capacity and interactivity
  • May research and evaluate a variety of interactive media software products.

Skills

  • Good understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML5, CSS3 and expert knowledge in JavaScript
  • Experience building user interfaces for websites and/or web applications.
  • Strong understanding of PostgreSQL.
  • Experience with migrating databases.
  • Knowledge of Android SDK and React Native framework.
  • Experience with Wire framing tools like Pencil.
  • Experience designing and developing responsive design websites
  • Thorough understanding of React.js and its core principles
  • Experience with popular React.js workflows (such as Flux or Redux)
  • Familiarity with newer specifications of ECMAScript i.e. ES6 and beyond.
  • Experience with data structure libraries (e.g., Immutable.js)
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs.
  • Knowledge of modern authorization mechanisms, such as JSON Web Token.
  • Familiarity with modern front-end build pipelines and tools
  • Experience with common front-end development tools such as Babel, Webpack, NPM, etc.
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
  • A knack for benchmarking and optimization.
  • Familiarity with code versioning tools such as Git, SVN, and Mercurial.

We will prioritize applicants who:

  • Have experience beyond web development, such as mobile apps, PhoneGap, infrastructure, big data, etc.
  • Have practical experience in an Agile team environment

Experience:

  • SOA: 1 year
  • Rest/ JSON: 3 years
  • JavaScript: 2 years
  • ReactJS-1 year minimum
  • Node JS: 1 year
  • Mobile App Development-1 year

Job Types: Temporary, Contract

Salary: $25.00 to $35.00 /hour

Job Title Web developer
Company Name Almega Consulting Corporation
Email pborchardt@almega.ca
Category Category -> IT / Internet
Job Type Job Type -> Temporary/Contract/Project
Salary
Location Regina
Area Location -> SK - Regina