Front End Engineer - Contractor

Front End Engineer - Contractor

SAMSUNG IS THE FUTURE… JOIN US!

Do you believe in the power of technology to help shape a brighter future and a stronger global community? Are you inspired by the possibilities? Are innovation, camaraderie, and the pursuit of excellence part of your innate drive? Then you've got what it takes to succeed at Samsung.

Samsung is making big steps into enterprise mobility with a wide range of device and SW solutions. With the recent launch of Samsung KNOX™, we are looking to partner with Front End Engineer independent contractors to help expedite our development for multiple projects in an on-going partnership. You will have the opportunity to work with one of the top development teams in Vancouver, and add Samsung to your portfolio while working on global projects.

We require contractors to have their own incorporated businesses and invoice Samsung directly. All work will be performed on-site at our Burnaby location because of the security required for our R&D lab.

We have bandwidth to add two resources, with the preferred arrangement of working onsite four days, for nine hours each day, per week; however we are open to hearing other proposed solutions.

Responsibilities:

• Implement and maintain the look and feel of multiple enterprise web and mobile applications in multiple screens.
• Collaborate with UX and designers to create the look and feel of multiple enterprise web and mobile applications.
• Participate in the creation of mobile and web applications.
• Write large amounts of code, perform code reviews, write unit tests and participate in scrums.
• Interface with other groups including Product Management, UX Design, QA, Technical Support and Operations.
• Create quick proof-of-concept prototypes.

Requirements

• Professional expertise in building enterprise front end development experience building Rich Internet Applications
• Previous experience developing complex mobile and responsive web sites
• Excellent cross-browser HTML5 markup and CSS2/3 skills. (Bootstrap, SASS and LESS)
• JavaScript expertise in multiple frameworks such as jQuery, emberJS, prototype.js, AngularJS
• Experience integrating front-end code with Java (Spring MVC), PHP or Python
• Professional experience with server side web technologies such as JSP, JSF, PHP, Servlets, AJAX, JSON, REST API and HTTP protocols
• Ability to quickly prototype templates based on UX wireframes
• Excellent written and spoken English communication

Nice to have:

• Native Android or iPhone development
• Graphic/visual design or UI design skills will be beneficial
• Experience with Agile development practices is an asset
• Experience with Drupal or PHP would be nice to have
• 3rd party integrations with REST APIs ( ex: twitter, facebook, flickr )
• Experience with Node.js


Date Posted:
Jun 3, 2014 3:33 PM PDT
Company:
Samsung Electronics Canada
Website:
http://www.samsung.com/ca/aboutsamsung/samsungelectronics/careers/opportunities.html

Company:
Samsung Electronics Canada
Website:
http://www.samsung.com/ca
Location:
Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada

SAMSUNG IS THE FUTURE… JOIN US! Do you believe in the power of technology to help shape a brighter future and a stronger global community? Are you inspired by the possibilities? Are innovation, camaraderie, and the pursuit of excellence part of your innate drive? Then you've got what it takes to succeed at Samsung. Samsung is making big steps into enterprise mobility with a wide range of device and SW solutions.... more