Front-End Developer | Oakville

Front-End Developer | Oakville

If your career goal is to build commercial applications from scratch vs maintaining pre-existing apps, then this role may be for you. Additionally, due to the nature of the business, you’re usually utilizing the latest tool sets and language versions.

About the Job
The purpose of this role and why this role exists.

Front End Developer | Javascript – ReactJS | Senior or Intermediate level for a custom software development company in Oakville specializing in in mobile and web based product development.  They use open source development tools to build scalable solutions. You will architect and manage the development of new software applications. Potentially a customer facing role.

They’re 15 year old growing firm with 150 people, across 4 offices, including software engineers, business analysts/project managers, and creative talent delivering some really cool stuff. They own most projects entirely, sometimes they’re an extension of the client. 50%+ of their products can be found in an app store or publicly on-line.

Perks
Our work environment

  • Flex-hours outside core hours 10-4
  • Role will be Remote for the foreseeable future, moving to Flexible Working Location when deemed safe to do so
  • Full Benefits
  • Cell phone plan reimbursement
  • Gym Membership reimbursement (or virtually any physical health activity)
  • Brand new modern office facing the QEW (open as needed)
  • Office closes during the holidays
  • We have amazing clients who are fun to work with and appreciate our value to them
  • Casual, yet professional environment with a Social Club

Top Responsibilities
The part that you play in this organization, and specific duties you are measured against

  • Proactively collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, architect, and full-stack coding of new Products, features and functionality
  • Full-stack delivery, implementation, development testing, defect investigation and resolution
  • Direct interaction with the client.
  • Provide effort estimates, planning out weekly sprints, while identifying and assisting in mitigating technical, schedule, and other project risks

Some of the Experiences & Background we’d like to see
All the things you’re good at because you’ve done most of these before

  • ReactJS and/or React Native
  • HTML5 / CSS3 / Bootstrap
  • MySQL 9nice to have)
  • 3 years experience with open-source development and technology foundations, and a pragmatic approach to using the right tool for the job
  • Successful track record of delivering projects, both individually and as a team leader
  • Effective communication skills as you will be in regular contact with the client – great opportunity to further refine your communication skills
  • Experience working in a Mac and Unix environment
  • Experience creating and consuming third-party libraries, APIs and Web services
  • Proficiency with cross-browser/cross-platform issues
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent

Let’s Get to Work!

To learn more about the client, their culture and the opportunity, we invite you to share your resume with us via this job board or to Rick @ SearchVelocity.ca, Subject: FE Developer – Oakville

Have a canned cover letter? Delete it. Tell us why you’re perfect for this opportunity and you’re virtually guaranteed an interview.

We are receptive to a contract arrangement.

 

About SearchVelocity.ca

We provide recruitment services to technology companies to identify and acquire high-value technology staff. We specialize in complex assignments, roles requiring multiple technologies, skills and/or business vertical knowledge, like this one.

We bring 25+ years of broad experience working in software companies and IT professional consulting firms as hiring management of Technical staff.  We can help you find the right people.

Based in Halton Region, Ontario (GTA-West) we specialize on the staffing challenges of tech companies located in Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Halton Hills, Georgetown, Hamilton, Mississauga, Brampton and Toronto. Visit us at SearchVelocity.ca

 

Keywords: job, jobs, ReactJS, React Native, vue.js, vuejs, RoR, Ruby on Rails, SSH, Linux, Git, HTML, HTML5, CSS, CSS3, Agile, Slack, shopping cart, AngularJS, MongoDB (NoSQL), JavaScript, mobile, Ionic, PhoneGap, HTML5, NodeJS, Halton, Oakville, Milton, Burlington, Hamilton, Mississauga

Full-Stack Senior Developer | Oakville

Full-Stack Senior Developer | Oakville

If your career goal is to build commercial applications from scratch vs maintaining pre-existing apps, then this role may be for you. Additionally, due to the nature of the business, you’re usually utilizing the latest tool sets and language versions.

About the Job
The purpose of this role and why this role exists.

Full-Stack Senior Developer |  Javascript – NodeJS – ReactJS Angular for a custom software development company in Oakville specializing in in mobile and web based product development. Customer facing role leading a team of 8-10 developers you will architect and manage the development of new software applications.

They use open source development tools to build scalable solutions. They’re 15 year old growing firm with 150 people, across 4 offices, including software engineers, business analysts/project managers, and creative talent delivering some really cool stuff. They own most projects entirely, sometimes they’re an extension of the client. 50%+ of their products can be found in an app store or publicly on-line.

Perks
Our work environment

  • Flex-hours outside core hours 10-4
  • Role will be Remote for the foreseeable future, moving to Flexible Working Location when deemed safe to do so
  • Full Benefits
  • Cell phone plan reimbursement
  • Gym Membership reimbursement (or virtually any physical health activity)
  • Brand new modern office facing the QEW (open as needed)
  • Office closes during the holidays
  • We have amazing clients who are fun to work with and appreciate our value to them
  • Casual, yet professional environment with a Social Club

Top Responsibilities
The part that you play in this organization, and specific duties you are measured against

  • Proactively collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, architect, and full-stack coding of new Products, features and functionality
  • Full-stack delivery, implementation, development testing, defect investigation and resolution
  • Direct interaction with the client.
  • Provide effort estimates, planning out weekly sprints, while identifying and assisting in mitigating technical, schedule, and other project risks

Some of the Experiences & Background we’d like to see
All the things you’re good at because you’ve done most of these before

  • Javascript, ReactJS and NodeJS, AngularJS and/or Vue.JS
  • HTML5 / CSS3 / Bootstrap
  • MySQL
  • 5 years experience with open-source development and technology foundations, and a pragmatic approach to using the right tool for the job
  • 3-years experience leading, coaching and mentoring teams of up to 10 developers (nice to have)
  • Successful track record of delivering projects, both individually and as a team leader
  • Effective communication skills as you will be in regular contact with the client – great opportunity to further refine your communication skills
  • Experience working in a Mac and Unix environment
  • Experience creating and consuming third-party libraries, APIs and Web services
  • Proficiency with cross-browser/cross-platform issues
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent

Let’s Get to Work!

To learn more about the client, their culture and the opportunity, we invite you to share your resume with us via this job board or to Rick @ SearchVelocity.ca, Subject: Full Stack Developer – Oakville

Have a canned cover letter? Delete it. Tell us why you’re perfect for this opportunity and you’re virtually guaranteed an interview.

We are receptive to a contract arrangement.

 

About SearchVelocity.ca

We provide recruitment services to technology companies to identify and acquire high-value technology staff. We specialize in complex assignments, roles requiring multiple technologies, skills and/or business vertical knowledge, like this one.

We bring 25+ years of broad experience working in software companies and IT professional consulting firms as hiring management of Technical staff.  We can help you find the right people.

Based in Halton Region, Ontario (GTA-West) we specialize on the staffing challenges of tech companies located in Oakville, Burlington, Milton, Halton Hills, Georgetown, Hamilton, Mississauga, Brampton and Toronto. Visit us at SearchVelocity.ca

 

Keywords: job, jobs, ReactJS, React Native, vue.js, vuejs, RoR, Ruby on Rails, SSH, Linux, Git, HTML, HTML5, CSS, CSS3, Agile, Slack, shopping cart, AngularJS, MongoDB (NoSQL), JavaScript, mobile, Ionic, PhoneGap, HTML5, NodeJS, Halton, Oakville, Milton, Burlington, Hamilton, Mississauga

Sr. QA – Burlington

Sr. QA – Burlington

Sr. QA for Software Company

About the Job
The purpose of this role and why this role exists

Bringing on new clients and subsequently we are growing our small QA team. We’re looking for someone who can introduce QA best practices, new processes and workflow, and new tools. You will bring technical background, preferable as a software developer and you will help QA scale.

Perks
Why we’re a cool company

  • Flex time, partial work-from-home (100% remote for the foreseeable future)
  • Virtual on-boarding
  • Full benefit package
  • Regular v-Social events
  • Near QEW & Walkers
  • $1000 home office budget

Top Responsibilities
The part that you play in this organization, and specific duties you are measured against

  • Review requirements specifications and technical design documents to provide timely QA estimates, author test cases and plans, prioritize, coordinate and perform testing activities for multiple simultaneous projects
  • Ensure all user stories have adequate detail in the acceptance criteria as input to test case development
  • Design, develop and execute automated regression scripts using open source tools
  • Ensure that quality issues and defects are appropriately identified, documented, tracked, and resolved
  • Articulate QA criteria to the third-party on-shore QA company. Coordinate QA work packages and manage resulting issues identified by them
  • Reproduce issues reported by clients

Some of the Experiences & Background we’d like to see
All the things you’re good at because you’ve done most of these before

  • 5+ years QA experience in software companies vs. banks or insurance companies
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools, and processes
  •  Experience with creating test cases & plan, manual and automated regression testing, and load testing
  • Experience with web automated regression tools such as Ghost Inspector
  • Experience with load testing tools such as Siege
  • Positive Customer Service aptitude
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Quick learner, inquisitive and independent
  • You have the ability to work in a cross-functional team organization
  • You have strong professional communication skills
  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science

Connect with Us!
To learn more about this opportunity, the client, their culture, we invite you to share your resume with us via this job board or to Rick @ SearchVelocity.ca, Subject: Sr. QA Analyst

Have a canned cover letter? Delete it. Tell us why you’re perfect for this opportunity and you’re virtually guaranteed an interview.

Please include your resume. We’re searching for local permanent resources only, as we hope to reopen.

JAVA Developer – Mississauga

JAVA Developer – Mississauga

Sr. JAVA Developer for Software Product Company

About the Job
The purpose of this role and why this role exists

We are growing our team again.

Perks
Why we’re a cool company

  • Flex time, partial work-from-home (100% remote for the foreseeable future)
  • Virtual on-boarding
  • Full benefit package from Day 1
  • Monthly v-Social events
  • Near QEW & Winston Churchill

Top Responsibilities
The part that you play in this organization, and specific duties you are measured against

  • Work with business analysts to translate user requirements and technical specifications into design solutions
  • Provide support and guidance to intermediate and junior developers covering development and implementation approach
  • Adherence to development and process standards, while refining, defining and establishing processes, templates, and software development

Some of the Experiences & Background we’d like to see
All the things you’re good at because you’ve done most of these before

  • JAVA – 5+ years
  • Full-stack experience
  • Experience leading 5+ developers in a software development team
  • Experience with modern JS frameworks like React, Vue, Angular and responsive design
  • Experience building cloud native applications
  • Experience with design, implementation and integration with common enterprise application storage mechanisms including in-memory, object storage, RDBMS and NoSQL
  • Computer Science related degree or diploma ideally with coop terms

Connect with Us!
To learn more about this opportunity, the client, their culture, we invite you to share your resume with us via this job board or to Rick @ SearchVelocity.ca, Subject: JAVA Developer

Have a canned cover letter? Delete it. Tell us why you’re perfect for this opportunity and you’re virtually guaranteed an interview.

Please include your resume. We’re searching for local permanent resources only, as we hope to reopen.

Technical Writer | OAKVILLE

Technical Writer | OAKVILLE

Imagine crafting content for an Oakville software product company.

Perks
Why we’re a cool company

  • Flex time, partial work-from-home (100% remote for the foreseeable future)
  • Virtual on-boarding
  • Full benefit package
  • Near QEW & Dorval

Top Responsibilities
The part that you play in this organization, and specific duties you are measured against

  • Content creation: blogs, whitepapers, testimonials, case studies, New Feature Releases
  • Working with developers and SME to create content
  • Within the content, utilize your knowledge of SEO/SEM and adwords to drive traffic (nice to have)
  • Designing and building web pages

Some of the Experiences & Background we’d like to see
All the things you’re good at because you’ve done most of these before

  • Post-Secondary degree in a business-related field (Marketing, Sales, Management, Communications) or Technology
  • 3-years experience creating long-form content for technology companies, for a very technical audience
  • HTML/CSS
  • An exceptional attention to detail
  • A willingness to take the initiative
  • Excellent verbal, written, copy-writing, and presentation skills

Nice to haves
Experience developing value propositions for pragmatic and conservative enterprise-sized buyers

  • SEO/SEM
  • PPC, backlinks, Shopping carts, web analytics, CMSs
  • A successful candidate will bring a technical background with an understanding of B2B business workflows
  • Social Media tools and strategies
  • Adobe Creative Cloud or ability to edit or create imagery

Sound like you? Sent your resume to rick@searchvelocity.ca now!

Please include your resume. We’re searching for local permanent resources only.

About the Company

Our client is a 15-year old company.  They offer a relaxed work environment and walking distance to eateries (when they reopen).

Sent your resume to Rick @ SearchVelocity.ca