Senior Web Developer


The leading global family history and DNA company is looking for a web expert to play a key role in developing our online platform, enjoyed by 90 million users worldwide. This senior position will take a lead role in our new Toronto office (Vaughan area), working closely with other senior developers in our offices around the world. As a senior web developer, you will be a technical focal point, guiding teams through R&D challenges and be involved in the design process of new products and features.

Our company is one of the most exciting, mature and fast-growing start-ups, with a friendly, informal and creative atmosphere offering many opportunities for personal and professional growth. You’ll work with continuous integration and deployment, using unique Agile methodologies, in which every team member makes a difference.

You will use the latest web technologies, including AngularJS, React, Redux, ES6, GraphQL, as well as Karma and Jasmine for unit tests. You will grow your skills in a global company, designing and implementing the client side UI for our growing global user community.

What you bring

Passion for web and new technologies

B.Sc. in Computer Science or Software Engineering

6+ years of experience in web UI development

Excellent skills in JavaScript, Ajax, HTML, CSS

Experience with client-server technology

A team player with motivation, ambition and innovative ideas

Excellent interpersonal skills

Fluent in English

What else

Server-side fearlessness

Pixel-perfect obsession

Experience working with remote teams

Experience in responsive design-oriented development

Experience with big data and large-scale performance challenges

Continuous integration and deployment

Creative vision for the long term in pre-planning phases

Ability to mentor and train colleagues

Good understanding of Agile concepts

Tags: javascript, React, Angular, Redux