Front-end Developer (Remote)

Research & Development · Victoria, British Columbia
Department Research & Development
Employment Type Full-Time - Hourly
Minimum Experience Entry-level

Who we are:

Reliable Controls is dedicated to reducing the carbon footprint of buildings around the world. Our team specializes in the design, development, and assembly of building automation controls and software programs.


We align ourselves with the right people and empower them in the right ways. An established company based in Victoria, BC, we nurture a strong culture of communication, trust, and collaboration. Embracing a work–life balance, promoting continuous learning, and celebrating our achievements are a few of the ways we show our enduring commitment to employees. Let’s combine our passions for building a greener future!


Your mission:

To craft beautiful, intuitive customer interfaces that are easy to learn, build customer experiences that solve complex engineering and building automation tasks, and design and maintain user-interface identities within a Vus.JS web component library. 


What we offer:

  • Highly competitive extended health and dental plans for you and your family
  • A yearly RRSP contribution on the company’s behalf, plus an employee contribution–matching program to help you grow your financial well-being
  • An annual performance bonus
  • Paid time off to volunteer and give back to the community, on your own or as a part of a group with your coworkers
  • Free on-premise parking, or choose our green transportation option and be paid for it
  • Social Committee events almost every month, from potlucks, game nights, and LAN parties to camping and skiing
  • Free on-site gym at both locations
  • Awards and recognition for service and accomplishments
  • Assistance with tuition or skills training relevant to your role
  • A rewarding career doing work that matters


What we hope to create:

Solutions for building operators to enable the vision of Net-Zero Emissions by 2050. Help us get there. 


In this role you will:

  • Rapidly build and iterate on functional prototypes that express design intent and resolve A|B scenarios
  • Work creatively through and around perceived limitations and challenges imposed by customer expectations and the service delivery platform
  • Partner with engineers to ensure interactive techniques and technologies translate through to shipping products
  • Craft, design, and build the user experience of our collective suite of software products
  • Maintain and innovate our design practices and style guides
  • Address software requirements and architectural considerations
  • Collaborate in Scrum meetings and help drive activities
  • Support and mentor others in their work efforts and outcomes


You'll have access to:

  • An onboarding package to get you up to speed 
  • Online training courses 
  • Week-long classroom training course (with actual customers, side-by-side)
  • A mentor
  • Innovation days
  • A yearly training allowance


This role might be right for you if you have:

  • A bachelor’s degree or experience in computer science or a related field
  • 3+ years developing rich web applications with full-featured JavaScript frameworks
  • 3+ years with JavaScript, HTML5, and SCSS
  • Experience with web, mobile web, and mobile app front-end development
  • Experience with UX tools such as Axure, Balsamiq, InVision, Figma, or similar
  • Proven flair for designing and implementing functional and efficient user experiences
  • Experience with enterprise-class web applications
  • Agile software development experience (Scrum, Kanban)
  • Strong communication skills
  • A portfolio of work that demonstrates how you have used technology to create design solutions


You’ll be successful in this position if you:

  • Are an enthusiastic, innovative individual who cares about sustainability
  • Look for ways to have a meaningful impact on your team's work
  • Are interested in using devices to control the physical environment, and you're willing to learn our products and industry
  • Like a challenge and want to grow professionally
  • Are patient and diligent; quality may take longer, but you know it's worth it
  • Value a healthy work–life balance; we don't expect you to work overtime or weekends


Let’s connect!

At Reliable Controls it’s not only experience and skills we are seeking; alignment with our values is of the utmost importance to us. Continuous improvement is vital to our organization, and we are prepared to invest in our team’s future, not just their current abilities. Let’s connect. We would love to hear from you!

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  • Location
    Victoria, British Columbia
  • Department
    Research & Development
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time - Hourly
  • Minimum Experience