Software Engineer (Front End)

Published date: 2021/05/21
  • Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

What will you do as a Software Engineer (Front End)?

LMI is seeking a software engineering or computer science professional with proven experience as a developer building and maintaining the front end of modern web applications. As a technical expert in one of LMI's agile development teams you will be responsible for leading design initiatives and implementing features in an embedded web GUI built with React, MobX, and TypeScript. You will work with our development team, our team of UX experts, and product managers to improve our product. An eye for what looks good and the skills to create what's proposed in the designs is essential.

You will work in a multi-disciplinary, multi-platform, engineering team (software, electrical, mechanical/optical) that develops new sensor products and supporting infrastructure. Successful candidates should be professional, resourceful, and can work well autonomously yet still communicate effectively with a close-knit group of engineers across the application software team. 

Typical duties, activities and responsibilities include:

  • Write reusable, well-tested GUI code using a variety of modern technologies
  • Be a JavaScript, TypeScript, HTML, and CSS ninja as well as utilize experience with frameworks to explain how they work
  • Use and improve third-party UI components
  • Create own UI components when necessary
  • Drive the design and implementation of features
  • Be a technical expert in modern frameworks and technologies
  • Perform periodic peer code reviews
  • Review requirements and UX designs, plan implementation effort, and interact with QA
  • Don’t break the build. Merge like a boss
  • Adhere to LMI Employee Policy Manual

What do you need to be successful?

  • Be friendly, helpful, responsible, and a good team player
  • Minimum 5 years working experience working in a Front-End web development role (JavaScript, HTML,CSS/LESS/SASS/etc.)
  • Degree in Computer Science or Software/Computer Engineering, or equivalent experience
  • Experience with React and Typescript. Helpful if you also have experience with other libraries such as Angular or Vue
  • Experience working with source control tools such as Git and SVN
  • Huge bonus points if you have experience with OpenGL/WebGL, MobX, WebSockets, WebWorkers, parallel and multithreaded programming, typed arrays
  • Experience with unit/integration testing. Ideal candidates would have experience working with web unit testing frameworks such as Jest, JsUnit, Karma, Jasmine
  • Ability to work in an Agile development team and be accountable for your performance and documentation
  • Superior English communication skills - both written and verbal

Please be advised that the start date for this position will be in early 2021.

How to submit your interest?

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity and working for a fast-growing global technology company with an inspiring and engaging workplace environment, please submit your application to our Human Resources team in confidence by clicking the “Apply Now” button.

While we appreciate your interest in LMI very much, we are only able to respond to candidates selected for further consideration. We look forward to talking to you about the possibilities of beginning a rewarding new chapter of your career!

Why being inclusive is important to us?

At LMI Technologies, we are an Equal Opportunity employer and we value the diversity of the people we hire and serve. We strive to build and grow our team that fosters variety in backgrounds, perspectives, experiences and skills. We embrace inclusiveness in our workplace, so we can utilize each person’s talents and strengths.

If you are interested in working for a fast-growing global technology company with an inspiring and engaging workplace environment, we invite you to apply and talk about the possibilities of beginning a rewarding new chapter of your career.

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