Pendo Rent Web Developer

  • Vancouver, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

Pendo Rent is renting done right, the free online rental solution for the citizen landlord. Launched in summer 2013, our website is used by property owners and landlords throughout the United States and Canada to make managing their rental properties easier. We're also adding a beautiful iOS app.


Our highly motivated team collaborates regularly on product strategy, design, development and marketing decisions, and we look for energetic individuals who want to disrupt the real estate tech space.


PENDO RENT IS CREATED BY INVOKE LABS.

Invoke Labs provides incubation services to technology start-ups with compelling ideas and has developed such products as HootSuite, Eat St. App, Brightkit, and Food.ee.

Job Description

We are seeking a talented and adaptable front end developer with extensive experience in both designing and implementing successful web-scale applications. The candidate will play a key role in development efforts and should excel at working alone as well as on teams with project managers and designers. We are motivated self-starters and want to work with you if you too exhibit unusual drive, can deliver results, and share our passion. Creativity and outside-the-box thinking is welcome, must take pride in getting job done at all costs and enjoy a fast paced design and development environment.

Qualifications

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Design and implement scalable, reliable, and maintainable web-based technologies

  • Finding creative ways to enhance our product features while writing less code

  • Ability to go beyond the predefined technologies and suggest new tools

  • Working on various products as directed by product management staff

  • Meeting deadlines

  • Staying on top of the latest web development trends, tips, and tricks

  • Effectively communicating with co-workers


THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL HAVE

  • 5+ years experience with HTML, CSS, Javascript, AJAX

  • 3+ years experience using Jquery

  • 3+ years in-depth experience of HTML5 and CSS3

  • 2+ years strong experience using Javascript frameworks and concepts like AngularJS, BackboneJS, MarionetteJS or Ember

  • Experience with responsive designs from mobile to desktop screens

  • Experience with touch devices gestures

  • Ability to work directly from PSD files

  • Experience with LESS and/or SASS

  • Experience with REST

  • Experience of multi-browser support

  • Experience of front end optimization

  • Experience using GIT

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Familiarity with Agile development / Scrum method of project management

  • A great sense of humor and a can-do attitude

  • Most of all, a passion for beautiful and usable interface


NICE TO HAVE

  • Experience with mobile web

  • Any full scale production projects using BackboneJS (please send us URLs)

  • Experience with Facebook Open Graph

  • Experience using one or more APIs; especially Twitter, Instagram, YouTube or Facebook

  • Basic SEO

  • Open-source contributions

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.