Web Developer

Web Developer

Here's a Summary of the Role:

  • Designs and develops complex systems, processing engine, Restful API, Search Engine, web solutions (Websites, Plugins, backend jobs, API's etc.). This includes coding, unit testing, technical analysis, debugging and integration
  • Design and develop new WordPress plugins and themes
  • Front-end development (XHTML, HTML, CSS,JavaScript)
  • Back-end development (Java, C)

What will you be doing?

  • Designs and develops interactive web solutions (Websites, backend jobs, API's etc.). This includes coding, unit testing, technical analysis, debugging and integration
  • Build complex algorithms, data processing engine, API’S and enterprise-grade CMS based solutions
  • Develop new web app solutions with SEO
  • Design and develop new front-end plugins
  • Front-end development (XHTML, HTML, CSS, JavaScript)
  • Back-end development (Java, C)
  • Perform integration with 3rd party API's
  • Respond to and resolve bugs and errors identified by QA
  • Help BA in technical analysis to streamline the project requirements
  • Assist the manager with creating, implementing, and maintaining the technical best practices for all processes used in the department such as tool selection, architecture design, code structure, database design, etc.
  • Research and evaluating new tools and technology with the evolving trends. This includes open source platforms, social platforms, and many more
  • Serve as escalation point for complex problem resolution. Performs root cause analysis on system/user errors and identifies corrective action and liaises with production support to resolve issues where applicable

What we’re looking for?

  • Bachelor's Degree (Preferred) or College Diploma in Computer Science
  • Passionate, self-motivated artisan of the software trade
  • Constantly looking for better ways to write better code
  • 5 years of programming experience with building high traffic websites
  • Experience with various databases MySQL, MSSQL and other RDBMS
  • Experience developing with CMS or Web Application Framework
  • Exposure to Mobile application development (e.g. iOS, Android)
  • Experience with creating and consuming Restful and SOAP APIs
  • Experience with social media networks (e.g. Facebook Connect, Facebook App)
  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks such as JQuery, KnockOut, BackBone, Angular
  • Experience of working with cloud Architecture (AWS)
  • Experience working in Agile Methodology (Scrum/Kanban)
  • Deep knowledge of object-oriented development and event-driven and AJAX development.
  • Must be able to accurately estimate work and meet those estimates

Would be considered an asset:

  • Experience working with LAMP stack technologies with exceptional knowledge of WordPress including WordPress Architecture or WordPress Integration
  • Expert in Front End Web development - HTML/HTML5, CSS3, XML, PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, JSON and jQuery

Soft Skills & Competencies:

  • Ability to quickly grasp business concerns
  • Fluency in spoken and written English
  • Demonstrated ability to work on several projects at once
  • Proven ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Flexibility

Why do you want to work for us?

  • 3 Weeks’ Vacation
  • Flexible Benefits Plan
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Flexible Work Schedule
  • Be involved and implicated in the company's success

    Date Posted:
    Dec 9, 2014 10:18 PM PST
    NuCare Financial Services Inc

    NuCare Financial Services Inc
    Toronto, Ontario, Canada

    NuCare Financial Services provides businesses across Canada innovative Private Health Services Plans catered to sole proprietors, and small to medium sized incorporated businesses. NuCare provides Canadian businesses the ability to manage their health benefit plans and the ability to contain costs where businesses only pay for health costs that are incurred. NuCare provides further cost... more