• Frontend Web Development Lead Canada
  • NOKIA in Canada, , Canada
  • jobs
  • 4 weeks ago

jobs description

As the Frontend Development captain, you will manage the GUI development team developing responsive web design, user-friendly web applications, modules, components, and infrastructure used primarily in Nokia’s NSP Product and re-used across the Network Infrastructure business unit. The position requires a visionary guide with a strong desire to set the direction that our front-end technology, architecture, and NI design system heads in.

Your exceptional technical and management skills will help the team identify the latest web technologies, frameworks, and tools, guiding the team with architectural, system design and coding decisions.

You will drive the direction and process followed for all NSP front-end work, respecting modern development practices, and using best-in-breed tools to achieve optimal user experience, high development velocity and exceptional product quality.

Applying a creative mindset with a structured approach to problem-solving, and a willingness to propose... innovative ideas, you will thrive in this role by influencing how the broader NI community develops and uses the technical solutions you provide to achieve their own customer experience goals.

As the technical captain of a crew of developers, you will play a crucial role in product design discussions, feature development, and code reviews, working closely with multiple scrum teams, the user experience team, QA, PLM, and other product development groups.

As a leader, you are also accountable for mentoring team members, communicating progress upwards and across the organization, managing timelines, and cooperating with other departments to align development goals with business objectives.

Essential skills:
• Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field, or 7+ years Front-end development and 3+ years team lead level.
• Passionate and up-to-date with front-end emerging technologies.
• Strong customer focus, ownership, urgency, and drive.
• Demonstrated ability to influence larger organizational outcomes and push teams toward success.
• Experienced in building a team that respects and supports one another; coaching and mentoring team members, and fostering their professional growth.
• Accountable for code quality and application optimization. Review and provide feedback on code and design.
• Excellent communication skills, managing technical communication, project status and challenges up, down, and around.
• Exposure to project management, with the ability to illustrate how you have teamed up with cross-functional teams to align development with business goals.
• Highly proficient with JavaScript frameworks and a solid technical comprehension of REACT, HTML5, CSS, NodeJS and modern web design principles.
• Comfortable with CICD, Docker, K8s, and agile development tools and process.
• Strong portfolio of work showing experience developing user interfaces that are highly usable and empathetic to user and customer needs.

Desirable skills:
• Familiarity with web accessibility standards.
• Experience managing with flex workers and geographically diverse teams, including remote work and in-person teams.
• Understanding of networking & network management

If you are a creative, curious, and fun-seeking supervisor interested in working with a team of highly talented people, apply today!

Come create the technology that helps the world act together

Nokia is committed to innovation and technology leadership across mobile, fixed and cloud networks. Your career here will have a positive impact on people’s lives and will help us build the capabilities needed for a more productive, sustainable, and inclusive world.

We challenge ourselves to create an inclusive way of working where we are open to new ideas, empowered to take risks and fearless to bring our authentic selves to work

What we offer

Nokia offers continuous learning opportunities, well-being programs to support you mentally and physically, opportunities to join and get supported by employee resource groups, mentoring programs and highly diverse teams with an inclusive culture where people thrive and are empowered.

Nokia is committed to inclusion and is an equal opportunity employer

Nokia has received the following recognitions for its commitment to inclusion & equality:
• One of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere
• Gender-Equality Index by Bloomberg
• Workplace Pride Global Benchmark

At Nokia, we act inclusively and respect the uniqueness of people. Nokia’s employment decisions are made regardless of race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. We are committed to a culture of inclusion built upon our core value of respect.

Join us and be part of a company where you will feel included and empowered to succeed.

Additional Information

US/Canada Nokia Offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes but is not limited to:
• Corporate Retirement Savings Plan
• Health and dental benefits
• Short-term disability, and long-term disability
• Life insurance, and AD&D – Company paid 2x base pay
• Optional or Supplemental life and AD&D insurance (Employee/Spouse/Child)
• Paid time off for holidays and Vacation
• Employee Stock Purchase Plan
• Tuition Assistance Plan
• Adoption assistance
• Employee Assistance Program/Work Life Resource Program

The above benefits exclude students.

All North America job posts will post for a minimum of 7 calendar days and up to 180 days or until candidate/s identified


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