Remote-Learner

Front End Developer

  • Contract: Full-time

Job Description

We are seeking a motivated and self-directed individual to join our team as a Front End Developer. This position involves working remotely on a full-time basis for a dynamic and growth-oriented company in the educational technology sector.

Are you looking for a career in the eLearning industry with a team of bright, dedicated co-workers? Would you like to work from home at a job that includes medical, dental and vision benefits, along with company provided life insurance and a flexible discretionary time-off policy? Consider a career with Remote-Learner. Collectively, we have more than 600 years of experience providing educational and training solutions to clients of all sizes. Our company has a performance-driven culture that drives results. Our focus is on the value our people can add through their work.

If you know jQuery forwards and backwards, can assemble PHP scripts while blindfolded, and CSS haunts your dreams, we are looking for you.

Remote Learner develops tools and plugins for open source learning management systems, primarily Moodle and Totara. One of our goals, as a learning services company, is to create better usability for our customers. Additionally, we work with a variety of our clients to produce customized software to meet their particular needs.

Responsibilities

  • Your primary responsibility will be creating sublime user experiences.
  • Your role on our team will be developing AJAX enabled, jQuery powered user interfaces.
  • You will be working out of your own home office as part of a small, friendly, agile, team of professional developers distributed across North America.
  • In additional to internal projects, you will also be working closely with clients on a variety of small projects, so a professional demeanor will be essential.

Skill Requirements

Required Skills

  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • RequireJS / AMD
  • AJAX/JSON
  • CSS / LESS / SCSS
  • HTML5
  • PHP
  • Linux / UNIX
  • Git
  • Accessibility testing

Preferred Skills

  • Contributions to Open Source project(s)
  • BrowserStack
  • Selenium / Behat
  • PHPUnit
  • Moodle and/or Totara
  • MySQL / MariaDB
  • Vagrant / Docker
  • Jenkins
  • Integrations / APIs

Optional Skills

  • Writing jQuery backwards
  • Coding while blindfolded
  • Lucid dreaming CSS

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science or related field
  • Minimum of 4-6 years of professional experience in front end development
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work in both team and individual settings
  • Demonstrated capability to manage multiple priorities
  • Ability to learn new technology applications

About the Company

While there are a lot of companies offering seemingly similar services, there are not a lot of companies that do what we do. Our clients work with us because of who we are and why we work in eLearning. At Remote-Learner we are minds and makers — with extensive experience and unsurpassed technical expertise. It’s more than just our work life, it’s our life’s work.

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