React/Node.JS Developer


Posted 2 weeks ago

We are looking for a React/Node.JS Developer! Reach out if you are interested and feel free to refer friends/colleagues!


Type of Employment: Contract
Title: React/Node.JS Developer
Term: Contract – 8 months with extension
Location: Toronto – Hybrid 2 days a week
Industry: Government
Job ID number: 208



Responsibilities Required to translate technical systems specifications into working, tested applications. This includes: developing detailed programming specifications writing and/or generating code compiling data-driven programs, maintaining, and conducting unit tests. Resolves and troubleshoots technical problems which arise during the use and operation of software packages, including technical assistance in implementation, conversion and migrations. General Skills Experience in programming and analysis; specialized software package support at the specified experience level Ability to collaborate with IT Professionals throughout the Software Development Life Cycle Experience in structured methodologies for the development, design, implementation and maintenance of applications Experience in design, code, test, debug and document applications Experience in the use of object and/or third generation language development tools Experience in one or more programming languages Experience in application design, latest design patters, deployment and troubleshooting Experience with relational and hierarchical database technologies Experience in the use of information retrieval packages using query languages Experience with one or more communications protocols Experience in structured methodologies for the design, development, implementation and maintenance of applications Experience eliciting and documenting information from diverse business area stakeholders and subject matter experts Excellent analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills; verbal and written communication skills; interpersonal and negotiation skills A team player with a track record for meeting deadlines Desirable Skills Knowledge and experience with programming Internet-ready applications Knowledge and experience in rapid application development (RAD) methodologies Knowledge and understanding of Information Management principles, concepts, policies and practices Experience with middleware and gateways Experience reviewing, analyzing, and modifying product installation scripts including encoding, testing, debugging Ability to provide post-implementation support and resolve any post-implementation technical issues Experience conducting design walkthrough sessions with project team Knowledge and understanding of Accessibility for Ontarians with Disability Act (AODA) and related regulations and standards Ability to provide user and system documentation as required



Experience and Skill Set Requirements


Price 30%

Technical Skills 30%

  • Experience with Agile methodologies
  • Experience with  React framework and typescript
  • Experience with Node.js and Next.js
  • Experience building and testing RESTful APIs
  • Working knowledge of Jamstack Architecture
  • Hands on experience with Progressive Web Apps
  • Hands on experience with responsive design, front-end testing and debugging techniques, page load optimization and version control
  • Experience and expert knowledge in HTML, JavaScript, CSS and CSS Frameworks
  • Working knowledge of DevOps, task boards, pipelines, etc.
  • Experience with headless content management systems
  • Experience creating front end functionality for login page, profile creation, customer notifications and self-service sign-up
  • Required to translate technical systems specifications into working, tested applications. This includes:
    • Developing detailed programming specifications
    • Writing and/or generating code
    • Compiling data-driven programs, maintaining, and conducting unit tests
  • Resolves and troubleshoots technical problems which arise during the use and operation of software packages, including technical assistance in implementation, conversion, and deployment

Experience 30%

  • Experience with cloud platforms such as Azure
  • Experience with Agile methodologies including using kanban/task boards
  • Extensive experience with JavaScript, CSS, HTML, and front-end languages, user interface design.
  • Experience with RESTful APIs.
  • Experience in programming and analysis; specialized software package support at the specified experience level
  • Ability to collaborate with IT Professionals throughout the Software Development Life Cycle
  • Experience in structured methodologies such as Agile Scrum for the development, design, implementation, and maintenance of applications
  • Experience in design, code, test, debug and document applications
  • Experience in application design, latest design patterns, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • Experience with one or more communications protocols
  • Experience eliciting and documenting information from diverse business area stakeholders and subject matter experts
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills; verbal and written communication skills; interpersonal and negotiation skills
  • A team player with a track record for meeting deadlines
  • Hands on experience building integrations to IAA systems such as Azure AD B2C Authentication, Okta Authentication

Communication Skills 10%

  • Strong communication skills to prepare documentation, including but not limited to: solution documentation, user manuals, reports, reviews, assessments
  • Ability to present ideas and suggestions clearly and effectively and in a user-friendly manner; maintain a high level of customer service to both internal and external clients
  • Ability to communicate designs and development in clear and understandable manner


  • Experience with React framework and typescript
  • Experience with Node.js and Next.js
  • Experience with cloud platforms such as Azure
  • 5+ year experience

Job Features

Job CategoryReact/Node.JS Developer

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