JavaScript Developer - Contract

Location: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Date Posted: 05-11-2018
As a Top 25 Great Place to Work® recipient and a fastest growing tech company in North America according to Deloitte, You.i TV is changing the way users experience TV across mobile. tablet, and connected devices. Interested in building the future of TV? We are actively looking for a JavaScript Developer for a 6-12 month project with our Product Team.
As our in-house JavaScript Developer, you will contribute by helping You.i TV expand onto new platforms for our You.i TV Engine One product. We are looking for a motivated individual who has extensive experience with JavaScript development across many different browsers (i.e. desktop, embedded devices and televisions).  
Working at You.i TV provides a unique opportunity to work with innovative people who are passionate about our industry and are eager to learn.  When you join You.i TV, learning about our product and how our unique client / server architecture supports a wide range of media streaming apps will be an eye opener.
Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Contribute to feature and product development for our Cloud Solution by developing software for both frontend browsers running in a cloud environment
  • Provide technical leadership in the realm of JavaScript best practices and tooling for developers
  • Work as part of a highly collaborative Agile team to iteratively develop and test software features that meet product requirements and customer expectations
  • Use software development tools, such as Software Version Control, JIRA, IDE and media streaming devices
What you bring to the table:
  • Extensive knowledge with JavaScript and browser compatibility, WebGL (PixiJS, ThreeJS), Frameworks (React, Angular, Vue), SVG, Canvas, Websocket, HTML, CSS (Sass), Webpack
  • Experience developing for different form factors, mobile, tablet and television
  • Experience working in an agile process where you participated in daily standups and regular retrospectives
  • Successfully delivered on a project involving some of the technologies and processes mentioned above
  • Intrigued at how things work and willing to explore how things can improve
  • Open to new concepts and ideas

What we can offer you:
  • A supportive and inclusive environment that fosters development and building lasting friendships.
  • The opportunity to work directly on projects with Top Tier Media companies and household names.
  • Flexible work hours - are you an early bird or do you love to sleep in?
  • Potential for remote work
  • Bottomless coffee and a wall full of snacks
  • Want to hear more? Check out our employee handbook.
Distribution is the name of the game. TV & Media companies are in a race to reach as many viewers as possible on screens of all shapes and sizes. Which is why brands such as A+E Networks, AT&T, WarnerMedia, NBA, Warner Brothers, National Geographic, and Fox have already turned to You.i TV to develop and deploy their suite of TV applications.
You.i TV welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
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