Senior Front-end Developer at Clio
Burnaby, CA

We are seeking a Senior Front-end Developer to contribute to converting our large Rails app to an API driven progressive web application. You will help define our patterns and best practices, as well as tune the end user experience and performance issues that come with a transition of this scale. There is an opportunity to be a leader and mentor both technically and culturally within our growing team.

Founded in Vancouver, Canada in 2008, Clio is transforming the practice of law, for good. Whether it's our industry-leading cloud-based practice management platform, our ground-breaking Legal Trends Report or our ever-popular Clio Cloud Conference, Clio is at the forefront of advancing the legal sphere.

Clio makes lawyers’ lives simpler and helps them better organize and manage their legal practices. As one of Canada’s fastest-growing companies with international reach, we employ over 250 individuals with offices in Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary, and Dublin to support a rapidly growing customer base spanning 90 countries. Clio has been recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, one of  CIX’s Top 20 Most Influential Technology Companies, one of Canada’s Top Small & Medium Employers, and has one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures

What you'll be doing:

  • Delivering customer value through beautiful UIs with CSS and HTML
  • Modernizing our front-end client, developing in AngularJS with JavaScript/TypeScript;
  • Converting a large Rails app to a API driven progressive web application;
  • Updating our front-end build pipeline from a Rails based implementation to Webpack;
  • Shaping how we drive towards that goal and help solve real world problems in the process;
  • Participating in code reviews and paired programming.
  • Writing code that performs at scale;
  • Profiling JS applications;
  • Monitoring JS applications for errors;
  • Mentoring fellow Clions

Who you are:

Our team is proactive, collaborative and passionate about what we do. We value each others’ opinions and are relentless in our drive to grow, learn and perform at a high level. We don't play the "blame-game", but still hold each other accountable and to a high standard. We are a team that understands we only win by working together.

  • Know how to write Javascript and CSS in a team environment at scale;
  • Computing Science background;
  • You are curious and are always striving to improve yourself, and your team;
  • You are a rational and critical thinker who seeks solutions when you find problems;
  • You are a humble team player who leads by example;

Bonus points if you have:

  • 5+ years of Javascript and CSS experience
  • Angular 1.X experience or other modern Javascript framework experience;
  • Have previous experiences from similar environments you are eager to share;
  • Have a record of experimenting with modern JS libraries, paradigms, and patterns;
  • Ruby Experience or motivated to learn languages outside of your domain.