Junior Front-End Engineer

Junior Front-End Engineer

Mobify is seeking amazing Junior Front-End Engineers, because we're growing and quickly. If you are a new grad, or are starting out in your career as a software engineer - this could be your dream job!

As a Junior Front-End Engineer, you'll win the hearts and minds of our amazing clients with your technical kung-fu. You'll epitomize the front-end mobile magic Mobify is renowned for with your exhaustive knowledge of HTML, CSS and JavaScript. You will work on our Customer Success Team, the team who is responsible for the development and roll-out of the Mobify platform for our premium customers. This is leading edge work for some of the biggest and most recognized brands such as Starbucks, ideeli, Threadless, BT, Expedia, Beyond the Rack, and NBC.

Check out some of our open source projects: http://github.com/mobify

Responsibilities

  • Maintain mobile websites powered by Mobify and open source frameworks
  • Quickly investigate and understand customer websites and codebases
  • Solve complex front-end web development problems experienced by our customers
  • Consult Front-End Engineers and Designers to tackle the really tough customer issues
  • Support our vast customer base in a friendly, constructive and clear manner
  • Build out documentation for common issues and helpful hints/tutorials
  • Contribute to adaptive.js and our custom web development plugins

You

  • Experience with front-end web technology, primarily JavaScript but also an understanding of HTML/CSS
  • Excellent writing ability and customer service skills
  • Enjoy the process of understanding and solving unique, new problems
  • Prioritize tasks as they are received and respond to tickets in a timely manner
  • Have a degree in Computer Science

Bonus Points

  • You contribute to the open source community and are active on blogs, twitter and HackerNews
  • Experience working in a start-up environment

About Us

Mobify is an open platform to adapt any website for mobile devices. Here is an inside peak:

  • On our products: our open platform, key features, and how we make responsive sites faster
  • We’re obsessed with data and we do our research: Smartphone Browser localStorage is up to 5x Faster than Native Cache
  • We engage with and contribute to the community: on capturing for responsive design, guides, and open source projects
  • We work in a cool place, we love our culture, and we keep fit with rooftop yoga and kettlebell classes
  • We want to hire amazing people so we're thorough


    Date Posted:
    Aug 8, 2014 10:17 AM PDT
    Company:
    Mobify
    Website:
    http://jobsco.re/1ySolJE

    Company:
    Mobify
    Website:
    http://www.mobify.com
    Location:
    Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

    Mobify is an open platform to adapt any website for mobile devices: smartphones, tablets and more. We help businesses solve the complex design and performance challenges of today's multi-screen web by providing tools and APIs for launching fast, responsive websites. Mobify is built on standard web technologies: HTML, CSS and JavaScript. Our platform includes powerful features for remixing any existing site... more