Lixar is looking for a
Intermediate Front End Developer

Intermediate Front End Developer
  • Ottawa
  • Halifax

Lixar is looking for an Intermediate Front End Developer to become part of our Halifax or Ottawa team.

As an Intermediate Front End Developer, you will have:

  • 3+ years of development with OO or Functional languages
  • Professional experience with one or more modern JS frameworks such as: Angular, Node.js, Meteor, React, Backbone
  • Knowledge of SASS/LESS or similar CSS preprocessors
  • Professional experience with HTML & CSS (incl. Bootstrap) and current best practices
  • Demonstrated ability and flexibility to manage time and priorities effectively
  • Ability to apply initiative and creativity when approaching challenges
  • Ability to communicate effectively within a development team and with clients
  • Ability to derive problem space requirements and drive towards design
  • High attention to detail and commitment to quality
  • Post-secondary education in engineering or computer science or equivalent work experience

The following would be considered an asset:

  • Some experience with server-side development in Node.js
  • Experience with packaging and build tools such as: Gulp/Grunt, WebPack, Bower, Yeoman
  • Some experience and knowledge with JavaScript security issues, XSS
  • Knowledge of semantic HTML
  • Understanding of browser developer tools
  • Understanding of automated testing frameworks such as Mocha, Jasmine
  • Understanding of automated testing tools such as Selenium
  • Knowledge of BDD (Behaviour Driven Development) and Gherkin
  • Knowledge of TDD practices

With these attributes:

  • A sense of humour
  • Like knowing that your routine is in fact, not routine
  • High attention to detail and commitment to quality
  • Be comfortable communicating with all levels of management and peers
  • Not blame others for your mistakes
  • Get things done!


Sound like you?
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Thank you for applying! We look forward to meeting with the selected interview candidates.
Lixar IT welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.