Web Developer

Toon Boom is a Canadian software company and world leader in making animation and storyboarding software. Our solutions have been at the core of world-renowned animated films and productions – from The Simpsons to Winnie the Pooh, to April and the Extraordinary World.

We bring studios, schools and artists together to work on the world’s most exciting productions and are passionate about designing tools that help both studios and independent artists produce exactly what they envision.

Everyday, millions of people watch animation created with Toon Boom software and we are looking for extraordinary talent to join our team!

We are searching for an outstanding web developer to be responsible for developing innovative Web-based applications that would be integrated with our professional product lines of animation tools.

The web developer would be working closely with the director of development, the product manages and the professional product development team to design and develop Web applications that are highly interactive and graphical.

Main responsibilities

  • Work closely with Project Managers and other members of the development team to both develop detailed specification documents with clear project deliverables and timelines, and to ensure timely completion of deliverables;

  • Determine appropriate architecture, and other technical solutions, and make relevant recommendations to the director of development;

  • Assist in defining, designing and implementing applications (both frontend and backend);

  • Develop the unit tests;

  • Implement fixes and improvements to existing functionalities;

  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of the R&D team;

  • Propose innovative solutions.

Required Skills

  • Degree in computer science or software engineering with 3 years of experience in Web development;

  • Thorough understanding of Web-related technologies such as HTML, HTTP, CSS, JavaScript and AJAX;

  • Expert knowledge of Python or some other backend programming language/environment;

  • Experience working with a SQL relational database systems;

  • Self-starter and autonomous;

  • Be familiar with Agile methodologies (SCRUM);

  • Analytic mind, attention to details, thoroughness, passion for software development and ability to work in team are essential.

The ideal candidate will be a solid team player in possession of strong interpersonal skills. Initiative and ability to work autonomously highly valued, as is a demonstrated success in delivering high reliability, user friendly products in a critical time environment. Must be passionate about software design and development and its possibilities for Toon Boom Animation.

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