Consultant - Front End Developer

Role Description:

We are currently seeking a qualified developer to join our team at Deloitte Canada’s first digital prototyping lab, called d{ } Lab (pronounced “dee space lab”).

d{ } is a prototyping lab and innovation outpost located within the Communitech Hub – you will be working alongside some of the brightest startup people within the Kitchener-Waterloo region. You will be part of a successful multi-disciplinary and entrepreneurial team that designs and prototypes innovative solutions that solve complex business problems and helps launch new technology-based business opportunities.

The d{ } team is highly collaborative, focused on building and developing tangible, innovative solutions that are visionary as well as pragmatic – these solutions are software and hardware based and leverage the technologies and concepts in emerging spaces such as blockchain, wearables, text mining, machine learning, and the Internet of things.

As a Front End Web Developer, you will work with a small team of entrepreneurial-minded developers, co-op students, and interaction designers in a unique startup environment. You will need to be curious and a nimble explorer of new ideas. You will be asked to wear multiple hats, juggle responsibilities, and focus your technical skills to deliver engaging and innovative prototypes for Deloitte entrepreneurs. Leveraging emerging technologies, you will work on a variety of projects within small agile/scrum teams with a focus on proof of concepts, minimally viable products, and moon shot projects


To qualify for our Front End Web Developer position, you should possess the following:

  • 1-4 years of front end development experience
  • Comfortable in building design wireframes to get quick customer feedback
  • Familiar with agile/scrum and enjoys working in a dynamic environment
  • A team-player and action-oriented
  • Open-minded and self-driven
  • A talented coder with an empathy for customer feedback, user experience and user interfaces
  • Team-oriented interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ideally, you have a degree in computer science, computer/software/ system engineering, or electrical engineering (or equivalent through work experience)

You have demonstrated expertise in:

  • HTML5, CSS, JavaScript and other libraries
  • JavaScript data visualization libraries like Google Charts, HighCharts
  • Web development frameworks such as Ruby on Rails, MEAN Stack, or C#.NET.
  • AngularJS, or equivalent
  • Mobile first design, material design
  • Understanding of web-based, RESTful APIs and authentication mechanisms
  • Worked with different database technologies (SQL & NoSQL)
  • Familiarity with mobile platforms
  • Experience with Photoshop, InVision or Sketch will be an asset

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Deloitte is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce.  We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Please advise the Recruiter to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process.  Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.