Offers “Ernst & Young”

Expires soon Ernst & Young

NITRO Front-End Developer

  • Vancouver, Canada
  • IT development

Job description

The Opportunity

NITRO, Client Technology is looking to fill a few roles for a brand-new Technology hub being setup in Vancouver. This new Technology center will work closely with the Canada business counterparts and the Global Client Technology teams to drive profitable revenue growth and enable market differentiation through asset-powered solutions.

Technology has always been at the heart of what we do and deliver at EY. Technology solutions are integrated in the client services we deliver and is key to us being more innovative as an organization. We need technology to keep an organization the size of ours working efficiently. We partner with business teams to marry their client knowledge and innovative ideas with our platforms, capabilities and technology expertise and to scale and industrialize these to provide technology solutions for the benefit of EY’s clients.

As a UI developer @NITRO, Client Technology, you will be in the thick of things! You will work on the most difficult & fun phases of Innovation management:

Have fun experimenting with emerging technology, participating in hackathons etc;

Participate in ideating, innovate and incubating ideas to life.

Work closely together with mainstream engineering functions to ensure prototypes/MVPs can form the basis for production solutions.

Have Strong tolerance for ambiguity.

Quick learner with “can do” attitude.


You will also have a lot of fun innovating on Products & Technology, including:

Work alongside a team of Product Engineers in delivering products;

Have fun experimenting with emerging technology, participating in hackathons etc;

Help transform EY Technology into a Product organization.

Your key responsibilities
·  Develop new user-facing features.
·  Build reusable code and libraries for future use.
·  Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs.
·  Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability.
·  Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end.
·  Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders.
Handle ambiguity and able to move forward with imperfect information and get things done in a rapidly changing environment.

Must be comfortable working in an environment where ideas are challenged.

Takes pride in producing clean, re-usable code and takes full ownership of the quality of code or scripts.

Skills and attributes for success

You are Global, i.e.

·  Can coordinate / collaborate with teams & stakeholders in multiple geographies
·  Can quickly form strong working relationships with colleagues within and outside your location.
·  Solid business acumen, management and marketing communication skills.

To qualify for the role, you must have

Graduate/Masters in Computer Science or related field from a top tier engineering college.

5-10 years of overall experience in application development in product organizations.

What we look for
·  Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3.
Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS.

Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery.

Good understanding of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks, such as AngularJS / ReactJS.

Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX.

Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.

What working at EY offers

At EY, our Total Rewards package supports our commitment to creating a leading people culture-built on high-performance teaming-where everyone can achieve their potential and contribute to building a better working world for our people, our clients and our communities. It's one of the many reasons we repeatedly win awards for being a great place to work.


We offer a competitive compensation package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. In addition, our Total Rewards package allows you decide which benefits are right for you and which ones help you create a solid foundation for your future.  Our Total Rewards packageincludes a comprehensive medical, prescription drug and dental coverage, a defined contribution pension plan, a great vacation policy plus firm paid days that allow you to enjoy longer long weekends throughout the year, statutory holidays and paid personal days (based on province of residence), and a range of exciting programs and benefits designed to support your physical, financial and social well-being. Plus, we offer:

·  Support and coaching from some of the most engaging colleagues in the industry
·  Learning opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
·  The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you
About EY

As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.Recognized as one of Canada's top employers, EY continually strives to be a great place to work andwith a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality. 


If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Make your mark. Apply today .

EY provides equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.