Senior Front-end Web Developer - Careers - Bayleaf Software

Senior Front-end Web Developer

About Bayleaf:

Looking for a creative outlet for your IT skills? Meet your deliverables and have the freedom to come and go as you please? Interested in generating results that exceed expectations - yours, ours, the clients? Looking for challenging IT projects? High caliber teams? Time for work, time for fun, family and friends! Do you enjoy working independently as well as part of a team? Interested in feeling what empowerment really feels like?

At Bayleaf, we are working towards finding that balance that we all need to work hard and play hard. Help us with our search to create a fun, productive and enjoyable work environment. We value on our people, their input to our projects and our company! We are looking for flexible, adaptable high caliber staff who are in their comfort zone juggling 5,6,7 or more balls in the air at the same time. Sound like fun? At Bayleaf, that's what you'll find.

Bayleaf, a full service IT consulting company that believes in creating long standing relationships with its clients, it's one of the sources of our success and longevity. We're looking for a Senior Front-end Web Developer to join our talented team in downtown Vancouver.

Job Description:

The successful candidate(s) will perform the following duties:

  • Assess business requirements and produce wireframes, mock-ups, prototypes and assist in the production of documentation for client projects
  • Work collaboratively with designers and developers to design and develop creative, user-centric interfaces for complex web/mobile-based websites and business applications
  • Translate designs using the latest CSS/HTML/JavaScript technologies to develop applications that support multiple screen size, browsers and devices
  • Attention to detail with a goal to delivering the best solutions possible to clients
  • Leverage and demonstrate best practices and use of emerging technologies to enhance user experience while conforming to industry standards
  • Ensure projects meet SEO and accessibility standards
  • Mentor and provide leadership to junior front-end developers within the organization

Job Requirements:

  • Post-secondary education in related field
  • 5+ years' experience in designing and developing interfaces for complex websites and web-based business applications
  • Expert understanding of CSS 3, HTML 5, JavaScript/Ajax and preprocessors such as Sass, LESS and Stylus
  • Extensive experience developing applications that are cross browser and device compliant
  • Experience working within C#.NET, ASP.NET, ColdFusion, Java and PHP coding environments with experience working within coding frameworks such as MVC
  • Experience developing mobile applications using responsive and mobile specific frameworks
  • Understanding of SEO, accessibility best practices
  • Strong English written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Experience with content management systems such as Sitefinity and Sitecore an asset
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, work under tight deadlines, and work on multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to interact with a broad range of people including project managers, business analysts, designers and external clients
  • A demonstrated passion for trying the latest techniques, processes and technologies
  • Successful candidates will be required to complete a security screening and obtain a CSP / CIISD security clearance

How To Apply:

Please submit your application, including a strong digital portfolio, salary expectations and references, by emailing jobs@bayleaf.com, referring to the job title above. We thank all candidates for their application, but only suitable candidates will be contacted. No telephone calls please.