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Front End Developer

Company Introduction

Zebu Infrastructure Online is a Startup in Waterloo that continously builds up its cloud platform that intelligently connects all aspects of businesses. Zebu's solution will provide businesses around the world with powerful, secure, and simple tools, enabling them to strive in the 21st century.

Job Description

We are looking for a Front-End Web Developer who is motivated to combine the art of design with the art of programming. Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design wireframes to actual code that will produce visual elements of the application. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.

Responsibilities

  • Develop new user-facing features
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

Skills and Qualifications

  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery
  • Proficient in the use of a Single Page Application library such as AngularJS, KnockoutJS, BackboneJS, ReactJS, DurandalJS, etc.
  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
  • Proficient understanding of source versioning using Git

Working @ZebuHQ

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The HQ

Our office is located in Waterloo, the fastest growing startup community in Canada and 2nd in the world after Silicon Valley!

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Health, Drug and Dental

Stay healthy and keep that great smile with our medical, drug and dental benefits.

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Catered Lunch Fridays

Every Friday enjoy a catered lunch with the whole team! It’s a great way to end off the week and spend some time with everyone. When weather permits we’ll even fire up the grill!

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Work hard, Play Hard

We’ve got an awesome breakroom for everyone to relax and have some fun. Ping-Pong, foosball, Wii, and some board and card games too!

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Free Beverages

We’ve got a fridge filled with tons of the most popular drinks for free. If pop and juice aren’t your thing no problem; we’ve got onsite coffee and espresso too!

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Stocked Snack Pantry

We keep a stocked pantry full of snacks, both healthy and not as healthy. So, you’ll always be just a few steps away from that boost you need.

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