Intuit Software Developer in Canada

Description 

Intuit is seeking a solid front end engineer to become a foundational member of the team. This position requires strong software engineering skills with customer- focused professional experience.  We're looking for someone who can deliver quickly and thrive under pressure, while maintaining a commitment to customer satisfaction and high quality, secure software.  If you love having big goals, real world challenges, and making customers incredibly happy all while fostering your need for outstanding code and user experience, this is the job for you.  Along with coding, you will be responsible for working with product managers, backend developers and designers on our agile team structure. We love product engineers who lead the charge, communicating with customers and delivering the most intuitive and beneficial application possible. Responsibilities

  • Key member of an engineering team that solves real world customer challenges, and work on variety of projects and teams

  • Design, develop and maintain responsive web applications providing awesome user experiences

  • Hands-on development. Write highest quality code with utmost attention to scalability and performance

  • Collaborate closely with Product Managers, Designers, QE/QA and other Intuit teams and business units to define, prioritize, sequence and scope business and functional requirements and drive results forward for Intuit

  • Accurately scope effort, identify risks and clearly communicate trade-offs with team members and other stakeholders

  • Stay aware of industry trends.  Subject matter expert on web technologies

  • Ship high quality products and features with an end-to-end mindset from conception to delivery and production support, owning specifications, quality, release deployments and monitoring of production health

Qualifications 

Required Skills: 

  • Works well with others and ability to execute and get things done

  • BS/MS in computer science or equivalent work experience.  

  • 2+ years of professional or open-source experience writing JavaScript (not just jQuery)

  • 1+ years of professional or open-source experience with a JavaScript MVC toolkit in a Single Page Architecture.  Most notably React framework but also including AngularJS, Dojo, Backbone.js, Knockout or Ember.js. 

  • 1+ years of experience with CSS framework such as LESS, Sass, etc.

  • Firm grasp of framework URL based routing principles

  • Familiarity with standard JavaScript async patterns (closures, callbacks, promises, error handling, etc.)

  • Experience coding against RESTful APIs or service oriented middle tiers.

  • Never ending desire to self-educate on the latest list of web technologies like HTML, CSS, JavaScript frameworks and bleeding edge browser features/idiosyncrasies

Appreciated Skills:

  • Experience working in a modern consumer environment and/or open source projects (contributed to node.js, dojo toolkit, NPM modules, etc.)

  • Experience with GIT SCM

  • Experience writing RESTful APIs and middle tier coding in Node.js, Java, Python or C++

  • Passion for user experience and strong design experience

  • Agile coding experience, working in small teams that have made a big impact fast

  • Experience with a data visualization package (Highcharts, d3.js, GreenSock, etc.)

  • Experience with accounting or financial application

  • Experience writing Tablet or Mobile applications

    Imagine a career where your creative inspiration can fuel BIG innovation.  Year-over-year, Intuit has been recognized as a best employer and is consistently ranked on Fortune’s “100 Best Companies To Work For” and Fortune World’s “Most Admired Software Companies” lists. Immerse yourself in our award winning culture while creating breakthrough solutions that simplify the lives of consumers and small businesses and their customers worldwide.  

Intuit is expanding its social, mobile, and global footprint with a full suite of products and services that are revolutionizing the industry.  Utilizing design for delight and lean startup methodologies, our entrepreneurial employees have brought more than 250 innovations to market – from QuickBooks® and TurboTax®, to GoPayment, Mint.com, big data, cloud (SaaS, PaaS) and mobile apps.  The breadth and depth of these customer-driven innovations mean limitless opportunities for you to turn your ingenious ideas into reality at Intuit.

Discover what it’s like to be part of a team that rewards taking risks and trying new things. It’s time to love what you do! Check out all of our career opportunities at: careers.intuit.com.  EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability