Internship

Frontend Developer

Western Heritage Services Inc.


  Posted: May 4, 2021

  Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

  Internship Program: Digital Tech

  Salary Range: $50,000 - $60,000

  Hours per Week: 40

  Start Date: June 1, 2021

  End Date: December 1, 2021

Job Description

SaskLander is a technology startup seeking to transform rural land management by facilitating access and providing insights that help bridge the gap between landowners and land users. SaskLander enables convenient and remote management of rural land access by connecting and informing users while maintaining privacy and improving personal safety through data driven decision making.

The goal of this internship is to support front-end development of code for SaskLander. You will be required to produce user-facing features from inception to implementation. This role will be focused on programming functional features with some elements of design and code-based styling. Understanding of UI design fundamentals will be considered an asset. Success in this role will depend on your ability to work within objective parameters, communicate effectively and in a timely manner, work independently on tasks as well as collaborate with the team on others, research and generate solutions to new problems, and be flexible in multiple roles.

Duties and Responsibilities

Implement new features, and maintain existing front-end code
Developing core user-facing features including:
Messaging
Incident reporting
Organization front end
Write reusable code and libraries
Optimize existing features and code to maximize performance and scalability
Collaborate with team members and co-founders
Balance UI elements and technical implementation with an emphasis on simple and accessible UX
Translate UI/UX design wireframes to actual code

Knowledge and Skills

Experience with Angular Framework or proficiency in
Javascript/Typescript
HTML
SCSS
Familiarity with version control
Familiarity with Openlayers an asset
Ability to work in fast paced environment with changing requirements and ability to quickly address unforeseen problems

Education Required

B.Sc. Computer Science

  How to Apply

To apply, send your resume to ascribante@westernheritage.ca.

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