Senior Software Engineer, HTML and CSS

Senior Software Engineer, HTML and CSS

As a Senior Software Engineer at HootSuite you'll build rich and intuitive interfaces that make our customer's happy because you make it easy for them to manage and measure their social networks. You'll also tackle challenges related to performance and contribute to our technical roadmap.


  • Craft and evolve the user interface for by bringing designs to life with your technical skills
  • Work within a small team to understand our business initiatives and contribute creative solutions
  • Nurture the technical development of more junior Engineers
  • Contribute to our technical innovation by learning and sharing your knowledge with our Engineering teams
  • Provide subject matter expertise and thought leadership within HootSuite and the broader technical community

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Expert knowledge of HTML & CSS/LESS
  • Experience architecting and writing code for complex enterprise level web applications (using BEM, Atomic CSS, SMCCS or similar systems)
  • Intermediate knowledge of Javascript and Javascript frameworks (jQuery, Require.js, Backbone.js)
  • Experience optimizing front end web performance
  • Passion for performance debugging and benchmarking

Bonus Assets:

  • Knowledge of design (typography, colour theory, layout etc)
  • Active subject matter expert and thought leadership in HTML/CSS/JavaScript within the technical community (speak at meetups, etc)
  • Experience using PHP

    Date Posted:
    Jan 21, 2014 4:12 PM PST
    HootSuite Media, Inc.

    HootSuite Media, Inc.
    Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

    HootSuite is a social relationship platform for businesses and organizations to collaboratively execute social media strategies across multiple social networks from one secure, web-based dashboard. Launch marketing campaigns, identify and grow audience, and distribute targeted messages using HootSuite’s unique social media dashboard. Streamline team workflow with scheduling and assignment tools and reach audiences... more