Full Stack Developer


Location: Remote, Canada
Type: Full time
Salary: Competitive


Fig Leaf Group is looking for an Intermediate Full Stack Developer, to join our team responsible for building and maintaining a suite of complex products and websites.

Responsibilities

  • Execution of our web growth strategy, spanning web products, testing, and automation
  • Technical design, development, and delivery of web-based applications and services
  • Create application pages to be responsive, fast, and easy-to-maintain by other developers and content editors
  • Contribute in making software development design decisions

Requirements

  • JavaScript – specifically ES6, ReactJS, NodeJS
  • Git version control, HTML5, CSS3, and build tools such a Yarn, NPM
  • Building web products that are Responsive, Localized and Accessible (specifically WCAG 2.0 Level AA)
  • Data security best practices
  • Developing and executing functional and integration tests
  • Developing relational databases with MySQL
  • Developing with Elasticsearch
  • Working with and developing microservices
  • Working and understanding all stages of software development
  • Reviewing and participating in meaningful code reviews on Github
  • Effectively communicating to both technical and non-technical team members
  • JIRA / Confluence
  • Assist with Cloud instance management and maintenance
  • Using automated deployment tools – specifically CircleCI
  • Understanding of working with AWS products and services – specifically (EC2, S3, Cognito, CloudFront, WAF, Docker, Redis)
  • Working in an Agile/scrum environment with large team
  • Familiarity with product life cycle

Personal Skills + Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree or diploma in computer science, computer engineering or related technical discipline
  • 5 years minimum full stack web development experience
  • Driven to succeed in a fast pace and continuously evolving environment
  • Passionate about delivering high quality software and best user experience possible
  • Have a positive attitude with good interpersonal skills and is approachable and supports others
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Solid work ethic, strives to meet and exceed expectations
  • Take pride in your work

What we are looking for

  • You thrive in a startup environment and are amenable to wearing multiple hats
  • You are able to work on multiple projects and quickly adjust in a rapidly changing environment, maintaining grace under pressure with tight deadlines
  • You are assertive and exert positive influence, but aren’t a bull in a china shop
  • You are customer-centric and passionate about solving problems
  • You have a thirst for knowledge and for expanding your skill set
  • You are a team player and show respect, courtesy and discretion towards others

What we offer

  • Home-office job
  • Flexible working hours
  • Health benefits
  • Annual team summits (When it is safe to do so)
  • Meaningful work with a sense of purpose, helping pupils and teachers, globally
  • Professional development, coaching, mentoring and career development opportunities