Lead Frontend Developer

Lead Frontend Developer

Development Id: 15564 - Contract-To-Hire

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking a Lead Frontend Developer to join our client in Calgary, AB.


Why work with our client?

  • Competitive rates
  • Centrally located
  • Transit accessible



  • Work on Client products as well as our own products, delivering first-class software
  • Build out mobile APIs and web applications for mobile and browser Clients
  • Peer review other team members’ code, and learn and adapt from peer review of your own code
  • Support sales and project managers with technical insights, leading to the creation of budgets and schedules for projects
  • You apply wisdom and knowledge to resolve issues and challenges while looking for new innovative solutions


Top Skills Required

  • 10+ years of delivering software applications 
  • Proficient with the latest and greatest of vanilla JavaScript, HTML, and CSS
  • Expertise working within modern frontend frameworks like React, Angular, Vue, etc. with the ability to weigh their pros and cons, and the willingness to rotate between them as needed
  • Highly proficient in building fully interactive and visually complex user interfaces from scratch
  • Confidently able to translate a design mock up into a near-pixel-perfect implementation across browsers
  • Experience using modern development tooling, like precompilers (e.g. - Webpack, Babel) and preprocessors (eg. SASS, LESS)
  • Working with API’s and third party integrations is second nature
  • Strong understanding of responsive design and development
  • Experience with test-driven development and basic understanding of QA Processes
  • Understanding of common user interface guidelines and standards applied to web and mobile
  • Familiar with SEO and web analytics practices and platforms
  • Experience working alongside a creative team to negotiate and influence the design process
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies
  • Passion for both the user and developer experiences
  •  Must be legally eligible to work in Canada


Why work with us?

  • Build a long-term relationship with an experienced recruitment expert
  • Access to the ‘hidden’ job market – opportunities across Canada that aren’t posted on job boards
  • Get a high-level understanding of market dynamics affecting your industry
  • Gain insight into the culture of the company you’re applying for before submitting your profile


About Us

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters provides contract and permanent IT recruitment services to employers across Canada. We have a specialized approach to recruiting, segmenting our recruitment teams into specialty practice areas focusing on Development, PMO, Infrastructure and BI/CRM/ERP skill sets.

This approach enables our recruiters to become specialists; they know the market and work hard to understand each candidates’ capabilities, goals, career ambitions and quickly present them with the best possible opportunities.  We are committed to helping candidates develop their careers and to helping our clients grow their business and complete important projects successfully.


We create opportunities for IT Professionals to empower business.