Frontend Developer

(Remote) Canada
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Venor is partnering with Magnet Forensics in their search for a Frontend Developer. Recognized as one of the fastest-growing companies in Canada by Canadian Business’s Growth 500 List in 2016, 2017, and 2019, Magnet Forensics offers the best digital forensics tools available in today’s market. With over 4,000 customers in over 90 countries, Magnet Forensics is based in Waterloo and currently has employees working in Ottawa, Halifax, and Singapore. Their flagship digital investigation software, Magnet AXIOM, is used by over half of the Fortune 100 and worldwide by law enforcement agencies and corporations to uncover the truth in their investigations.

What you’ll be doing:

The Frontend Developer will be an influential member of one of Magnet’s upcoming cloud offering product teams. You will join the team at a crucial, exciting time – not only will you be a core team member who will shape the team’s identity and culture for years to come, you will also be a key player in establishing a promising, disruptive product in the DFIR space.

  • Work with Product Owners, UX Designers, and other engineers on your team to create a sleek, performant, intuitive cross-browser UI that will delight end users
  • Work across the stack (server-side application code, database, cloud infrastructure), but focus on the client side
  • Avoid accruing technical debt by writing clean code and regularly refactoring it
  • Ensure high quality code standards by participating in code reviews for every change you and your team make
  • Write lean, thorough, clear test suites against your components to allow your team to iterate quickly and confidently
  • Troubleshoot production issues, from bugs to performance bottlenecks
  • Collaborate with developers on other Engineering teams to establish and evangelize best practices, and share learnings to ensure duplicated effort is minimized

What we’re looking for:

There are a few must-haves, but we will keep that list short:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a Computer Science related field, or equivalent practical experience
  • Significant experience working with one or more major front-end web frameworks (e.g. React, Vue, Angular)
  • Significant experience working with one of more major CSS frameworks (e.g. Bootstrap, Material)

In addition, may have some of the following skills and experiences:

  • Experience working with one or more general-purpose programming languages (e.g. C#, Java, Python)
  • Experience implementing solutions using one or more major cloud providers. Certifications to back it up are a bonus!
  • Experience writing and maintaining automated test suites at various levels of abstraction
  • Experience building and maintaining internal NPM packages and using monorepo tools (e.g. Lerna, Rush)
  • Aptitude and interest in learning new technologies
  • Effectiveness at getting the right thing done
  • Prioritizing team collaboration and success
  • Practical leadership experience (regardless of title)

Technologies currently used at Magnet (specific experience in these not required): 

  • .NET Core, ASP.NET Core
  • Elasticsearch, MySQL
  • Docker, Kubernetes
  • Linux, bash, Windows
  • AWS, Azure
  • Microservice architecture

At Venor, we value and celebrate diversity. We welcome applications from all individuals of any race, color, religion, gender identity, orientation, national origin, or disability status.

Reach out to Anna Bryant via anna@venor.ca or Nick Misener via nick@venor.ca for more details.

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