FCM – Front End Developer – Remote, Canada

Flight Centre Travel Group
Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Quebec, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia, Ontario, Virtual
Industry : Travel Agent or Tour Operator
Sector : Travel Agent (Retail/Leisure)
Function : Information & Technology
Type : Full time

Job Description

Title: Front-end DeveloperReports to: Tech Lead
Remote, CanadaWe are looking for a bright, energetic, and talented developer who is highly technical, creative, and extremely user-focused. We specialize in development of web and mobile travel applications, information driven solutions, and ways to align technology solutions with business objectives.
 
Role Overview
As a FlightCentre Front-End Developer you will design and develop informative, interactive, well-designed Web Sites and Components to support external clients’ business strategies globally (e.g. travel management applications).
 
Key Qualifications
Passion for building responsive, elegant, and engaging experiences with future-friendly web technologies.
Ability to gain an understanding of customer process and issues and communicate them back.
Strong visual design sense and appreciation for development with a client experience focus.
Understanding the importance of interactive design and usability for web-based applications.
Team player working closely with designers to take wireframes from conception to implementation and design and improve user interfaces.
Familiarity with website optimization techniques.
Clear communication skills (written and oral) and an ability to work effectively with other teams.
 
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Understanding of web software development technologies including HTML, CSS, SASS, XML, JSON and JavaScript.
Strong vanilla JS skills and experience with ES6 and jQuery.
Experience working with modern JavaScript frameworks and libraries preferably Vue JS.
Proven expertise in developing single page applications (SPA) using techniques including routing, client-side templating, and consuming JSON-based RESTful APIs.
Experience with responsive layout and design; preferably with Bootstrap framework.
Deep understanding of html semantics, CSS (sass, less), box-model / Flexbox.
Understands QA activities in relation to systems development lifecycle.
Experience in application lifecycle management, agile development methods and software planning.
Understanding of back-end programming concepts – familiarity with .Net and MVC a plus.
 
Preferred Education Background
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, MIS or related field or n equivalent combination of education and experience.
 
Preferred Years of Work Experience5+ years of professional experience.
Our Tech Stack
.Net Core, .NET Framework, Windows, IIS
C#, ASP.NET MVC, Web API
JavaScript, jQuery, HTML, CSS, SASS, Bootstrap, AJAX
Vue.js, Knockout
SQL Server
 
What FCTG USA can offer you:
 
Strengths based culture
Fun and flexible work environment
Relaxed dress attire
Global career opportunities in a network of brands and businesses
Ongoing training and professional development
In-house travel planner to book discounted hotel & air
National/International Award Nights
Diversity & Inclusion initiatives
Benefits including vision, medical, and dental after one full month of employment
401K program
Generous paid-time off policy 
Free and confidential access to our in-house financial advisor (401K, Stock Plan)
Life Insurance, Short/Long-Term Disability, Employee Assistance Program, Health Advocate and MD Live
Proud Corporate Social Responsibility platform through the Flight Centre Foundation and Brighter Futures program supporting nominated charities through Workplace Giving, Volunteering and Fundraising.
Employee giving program
Annual Charity Trip
Office Environmental Program
1 Volunteer Day per Calendar Year
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If this sounds like the opportunity you have been waiting for and you would like to be part of our award winning culture then APPLY NOW.
Our promise is to provide an environment with equality of respect, dignity and opportunity for all our employees.  We value an inclusive and supportive workplace which truly reflects the diversification of our society.  Flight Centre Travel Group is committed to providing a barrier-free pathway throughout our recruitment selection process.  If you require accommodation because of a disability at any stage of our hiring process, please let us know in advance by contacting our Recruitment Team at fccareers@flightcentre.ca
 
Location: Remote, Canada


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