Web Designer/Front End Developer

Type

Full-Time

Location

Burnaby

Wanted

Hungry Web Designers/Front End Developers looking to put their mark on new creative challenges. Successful applicants have an impressive portfolio and are passionate about using design principles to achieve a business objective. They are impeccable at communicating ideas and excel at working with others.

These digital marketing team members have the opportunity to work in a professional agency environment with corporate clients as well as collaborate with an international, cross-functional team. The work here is challenging and rewarding. We're looking for someone who likes to lead, learn by tackling challenges, and wants to grow into Art Direction. Superb CSS skills are a must.

Key Responsibilities

  • Website Planning and Preparation: Assist in planning of site structure, sketch basic layouts and wireframes
  • Website Design: Ensure website projects are visually effective, easy to access, and meet client or internal objectives
  • Website Build: Assist in creation of HTML/CSS site templates and CMS templates and themes
  • Website Maintenance: Edit and update existing websites as needed
  • Marketing Collateral and Print Graphics Design: Design promotional material, graphic elements, branding standards documents
  • Reporting: Create weekly summary reports to document achievements

Education Level

Technical school

Compensation

  • $38,000 - $56,000 per year, depending on experience
  • Extended health and dental
  • 15 paid days off per year
  • Free at home internet connection
  • Unparalleled growth opportunities

About You

  • Minimum of 2 years experience as a web designer and front end developer in online marketing
  • Strong technical knowledge of HTML, Flash, CSS, AJAX, UI
  • Ability and experience in creating and customizing Wordpress and Drupal themes and templates
  • Fluency in current graphic design and web development software such as Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, etc.)
  • Strong design style, including creative design solutions within the constraints of the internet
  • Strong conceptual skills, including online software concepts and online experience concepts
  • Solid understanding of client deliverables, and the ability to take responsibility for them
  • Understanding of, and experience in, corporate branding, layout, colour theory, and typography in both print and digital media
  • Self-motivated with a high level of initiative, internal motivation, and a sense of urgency
  • Familiarity with scrum or agile is an asset
  • Desire to learn and improve

Annual Salary

$38,000 - $56,000 depending on experience

Years of Experience

2

Job Title

Web and Graphics Designer