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Front End Developer

Reference ID: front-end-developer-7
Information Technology
Full Time
Victoria, BC     

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The Benevity product team is seeking a Front End Developer to help us create high quality, creative experiences for our clients. Our enterprise class products are used around the globe by some of the biggest brands in the world, and by all types of charitable organizations. Benevity has a reputation for clean and intuitive software that is both powerful and easy to use.

You are a creative developer who understands how good visual design impacts the user experience. You embrace feedback from stakeholders and look for opportunities to integrate it into your work on an ongoing basis. Supported by senior developers and designers you will become an integral part of our User Experience team, liaising with Client Services and Marketing on an ongoing basis to ensure that we continue to deliver creative, high-quality SaaS-based solutions.

What you Bring

•   Knowledge of CSS, HTML, JavaScript (2+ years)

•   Basic Photoshop skills

•   Familiarity with CSS preprocessors

•   Understanding of accessibility on the web and experience adhering to WCAG

•   Experience working with PHP

•   Experience with version control systems

•   Understanding of responsive web design

•   Ability or willingness to learn how to debug interfaces across browsers and devices

•   An interest in design as it relates to the user interface, usability and user experience ­including an understanding of graphic design principles.

•   Ability to clearly communicate technical specs to other developers, designers and non-­designers both written and verbal

•   A willingness to embrace feedback from stakeholders and integrate it into your work on an ongoing basis

•   Good communication skills, a strong work ethic and the ability to manage multiple projects at the same time

Bonus Skills

 •   CSS3, HTML5, front­ end frameworks

•   Knowledge of Drupal; specifically Drupal themes

•   Experience with web analytics

•   Experience working with non­profits

•   Familiarity with agile development and formalized quality assurance

•   Experience working in the SaaS environment (Software as a Service)

What you can expect

  • Enjoy a fast-paced environment, with a history of proven success in a dynamic, rapidly growing company
  • Demonstrate extraordinary time-management skills and organizational capabilities
  • Be an innovative thinker, keen to be part of a growing company that is all about helping businesses do things differently to get better returns on their social good programs
  • Build trust, value others, communicate effectively, drive execution and foster innovation
  • Focus on getting things done, collaborate with others, solve problems creatively and demonstrate high integrity
  • Maintain professional internal and external relationships that meet company core values

Posted: October 13, 2016
Closes:December 12, 2016
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Better Work and a Better World: at Benevity that’s what we’re all about. We’re a software company in the business of doing good, building better ways for companies...