Posted November 12, 2020

Senior Software Engineer - Front-end/Full-stack

Location: Richmond
Job ID: 1928
Employment Type: Permanent

Are you a Senior Software Engineer who wants to work on apps that will be used by millions of people?  Our client is a software company that is a leader in their field.  We love this company because of the high caliber of their employees and the entrepreneurial and innovative spirit that they foster.

Our client has asked for our help in looking for a Senior Software Engineer for a permanent position. 

Here is what you'll be doing on a day to day basis:
  • Work collaboratively in teams composed of Product Managers, Designers, and Engineers

  • Taking ownership of the overall architecture and development of highly scalable ReactJS frontend application that talk to Node JS API services and Lambda functions

  • Implement dynamic and interactive pages using ReactJS by consuming REST and GraphQL services.

  • This is a high traffic, high velocity application so key skills will involve, SEO, page load performance, effective testing strategies

  • Build backend services around advanced machine learning and predictive analytic models

  • Design and operationalize data pipelines using advanced data architectures deployed on Amazon Web Services

  • Optimize our developer toolchain to support instant provisioning of new services and infrastructure, fully automate deployment, and minimize development friction.

  • Work in a product development process that is primarily Agile/Scrum

Here is the type of person we are looking for:
  • A driven software engineer that is motivated to build great products and a great codebase in a fast-paced environment

  • Able to take requirements and build something that’s simple yet impactful, minimalistic yet beautiful, extensible yet maintainable.

  • Independent and can manage your own projects and time with ease, all the while setting and managing stakeholder expectations

  • Strong communication skills with a growth and learning mindset

  • Experience with developing complex software systems using modern frameworks, tools, and systems

  • Experience working across the full technical stack, delivering quality code on both frontend and backend will be a plus

  • Strong analytical thinking and ability to make data-driven decisions

  • Attention to detail, great sense of design, and commitment to beautiful user experiences

  • 5 or more years experience developing software in one or more modern programming languages (e.g. ReactJS/NextJS, Python, Ruby, Go, Node.js, Dart) and two years of front end development experience

  • Experience building single page applications

  • Experience implementing progressive web application and service workers

  • Expert in client-side Javascript, CSS/SaSS and HTML

  • Exposure to cloud-based architectures, development, and deployment

  • Familiarity with cloud technologies such as AWS EC2, ECS, S3, RDS

  • Understanding of computer science fundamentals, schema design, and best practices

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering/related field or equivalent professional experience

If you are interested in exploring this position, please apply now! 

Our client is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at their company. 

People are our passion. People are our profession. 

Since 2010, SIGnature Recruiting has been pairing exceptional people with short-term contracts and long-term careers in Vancouver’s flourishing IT industry.  We are specialists in IT Recruiting and pride ourselves in making valuable contributions to our clients and candidates.

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