Intermediate JavaScript Developer (GRDV218)

Intermediate JavaScript Developer (GRDV218)

Job ID: GRDV191

Location: Vancouver, BC

Term: Permanent Full Time

Global Relay is the leading provider of cloud-based electronic message archiving, supervision, and eDiscovery solutions for the global financial sector, delivering services to 18,000 customers in 90 countries. Global Relay Archive securely captures and preserves email, instant messaging, mobile messaging, Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and more — with Blackberry, iPhone, iPad, Android, Outlook and Web access.

Global Relay is headquartered in Vancouver's Gastown, with offices in New York, Chicago, London, and Singapore. We strive to be a top employer and were recognized by numerous awards including Top 10 Best Companies to Work for in BC (2012 and 2011), Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures (2013), and Deloitte's list of 50 fastest-growing companies in Canada (2013).

With over 325 employees, Global Relay is growing rapidly and looking for new talent. Global Relay provides fantastic opportunities to individuals with passion in business and technology. For those with international business aspirations, Global Relay offers invaluable exposure to doing business with some of the most influential companies in the world. Global Relay is also ideal for people who want to create cool technologies using massively scalable "big data" architecture and a strong focus on mobile.

Apply today – we have five floors of great open space offices with a fast-paced vibe, lots of amenities, a roof top deck & BBQ, and an in-house chef, all located in the heart of Gastown near Waterfront Station. To learn more about our culture and community involvement, please visit (www.globalrelay.com).

The Role:

As an Intermediate JavaScript Developer at Global Relay, you’ll be using leading edge technologies to build pioneering products that are used by tens of thousands of users globally to solve real world business problems. You also get to tackle interesting and engaging problems to do with scalability and high availability in big data environments.

This is an opportunity to work alongside some of the best Java and JavaScript developers in Vancouver and apply your craft in an environment that encourages creative thinking and autonomy. Our software is developed by small, focused agile teams of developers and QA. We encourage our developers to think beyond a single component to build complete system solutions. Challenge yourself by learning new technologies, and apply your skills across our different projects and application domains. If you are committed to code that is clean, well-tested, well-reviewed, performant and secure then you’ll fit in around here.

Technologies that we work with for front-end development on a daily basis include:

• Sencha ExtJS
• Jetty
• Spring
• ServiceStack
• Jersey
• Grails
• Grunt
• Jasmine
• Selenium

Role Responsibilities:

• Using JavaScript, HTML, CSS and Java to implement web UIs and APIs for Global Relay's core service offering
• Collaborate with application teams on user interface designs
• Write unit and integration tests for your JavaScript code
• Design, in collaboration with team, the software implementations that satisfy business requirements
• Collaborate with QA in development of test cases for the front-end
• Collaborate with product owners on user story generation and refinement
• Participate in knowledge sharing activities with colleagues

Technical Skills Requirements:

• Minimum 3-5 years of JavaScript developer experience
• Experience with JavaScript frameworks (Sencha, AngularJS, EmberJS, Backbone, Underscore, JQuery)
• Experience with AJAX, REST, JSON and single page applications
• Experience with Sencha ExtJS (a bonus)
• Experience with Lucene or elasticsearch (a bonus)
• Experience with agile development methodologies
• Experience with test driven development. continuous integration systems, design patterns (nice to have)

To Apply:

If you are interested in this position, please send your cover letter and resume in one PDF document to: careers@globalrelay.net. Save your PDF using the following format "FirstName LastName (Application Date)". Reference "Int. JavaScript Developer_GRDV218” in email subject line.

No phone calls please; applicants must be eligible to work in Canada.


Date Posted:
Sep 30, 2014 2:17 PM PDT
Company:
Global Relay Communications Inc.
Website:
http://www.globalrelay.com/about-us/careers/JavaScript-Developer--GRED218+
Contact:
careers@globalrelay.net

Company:
Global Relay Communications Inc.
Website:
http://www.globalrelay.com
Location:
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Global Relay is the leading provider of cloud-based electronic message archiving, supervision, and eDiscovery solutions for the global financial sector, delivering services to 18,000 customers in 90 countries. Global Relay Archive securely captures and preserves email, instant messaging, mobile messaging, Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters, Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook and more — with Blackberry, iPhone, iPad, Android,... more