ForeSee Results, Inc.

Front-end Developer

Information Technology | Vancouver, Canada

As a Senior Software Engineer at Answers, you'll work on a team of talented and passionate engineers to build and ship industry-leading software that millions depend on -- including over 50% of the Fortune 1,000 companies.
We’re looking for amazing Senior Engineers who are excited about Javascript and other front-end technologies, and who have led the creation of high-performance, large-scale web applications.
At Answers, you’ll get plenty of opportunities to learn, you'll collaborate with other outstanding engineers, and you'll play an active role in shaping our product and our culture.
Responsibilities:
  • Work shoulder to shoulder with talented, fun-loving engineers working on challenging problems
  • Collaborate in small teams to design, build, and ship high quality software to Answers’ customers
  • Help shape our long-term technical roadmap as we scale our infrastructure and build new products
  • Iterate in an agile fashion, creating hypotheses and testing them with incremental code shipments
  • Share your knowledge within the Engineering team as well as within the broader technical community
  • Shape our engineering culture by improving our processes and codebases
  • Solve complex problems related to front-end web development and provide accurate estimates and scope for team deliverables
Required Skills & Experience:
  • Proven skills building high-performance, large-scale, distributed server applications - you have a portfolio of web apps you’ve played a key role in shipping
  • Expert knowledge of Javascript, HTML, and CSS
  • Experience with modern frameworks like Backbone or Angular
  • Experience with a Javascript unit-testing frameworks, such as Jasmine, Qunit, and Browserstack.
  • Familiarity with a server-side language such as PHP or Java
  • Experience working with REST APIs
  • A passion for automation, including writing unit and integration tests
  • A desire to move fast, ship things, make our customers happy, and get things done
  • A history of open source contributions and/or personal projects you’ve shipped
  • B.S. or M.S. Computer Science or related field, or related experience

About our team
  • You'll be part of a team focused environment, working with many other talented and driven developers
  • Everyone’s voice is heard and you’ll feel the satisfaction of delivering enterprise level software to a global user base
  • We are a development family and work together to solve engaging real world problems
  • Career development is a point of focus – take advantage of the ability to learn new technologies and grow your skill set within individualized career paths

If you are passionate about software development, and do it because you love it, we’d love to hear from you.