Jr. Designer/Developer

Type

Contract

Location

Burnaby

Wanted

We are looking for a part-time Jr. Developer/Designer to support our expanding client projects.  The Jr. Developer/Designer will help deliver projects on time and on budget with the business outcomes client expect while learning SMARTT’s unique integrated service model. If there’s a good fit, this can become a full time position for the right candidate.

We are looking for candidates that fit our culture of:

  • Being on time
  • Communicating
  • Producing work we are proud of

All while practicing Transparency, Leadership, and Collaboration.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design and code web sites, pages, and landing pages
  • Develop pages either from scratch or using a CMS framework such as WordPress or Drupal
  • Design graphical elements such as logos, icons and infographics as necessary
  • Design and build marketing collateral – mostly web with some print (Example: web banners)
  • Perform quality control on provided site content
  • Ensure that sites are optimized for search engines before going live
  • Actively test product outputs on IE, Firefox, Chrome, and Safari across PC, Mac, and mobile devices
  • Proactively participate in QC and testing to ensure that websites and supporting features are working properly
  • Follow design and code reviews and practice established coding standards

Education Level

Bachelor's degree

Compensation

$25/an hour based on a set contract of 20 hours a week

About You

  • Formal training/education in graphic design and/or web development
  • High level of design skill and technical proficiency
  • Ability to quickly build modern CSS layouts
  • Outstanding skills in Photoshop
  • Proficient  with WordPress / Theme / Plugin installation, configuration and management
  • Experience with Drupal an asset
  • Experience with modern web standards required (semantic markup, HTML5, mobile web)
  • JavaScript Development, JavaScript Libraries (JQuery), , Ajax, , HTML5, CSS, XML, XML Parsing.
  • Results / Quality / Process oriented
  • Can effectively understand business requirements into features & functional outputs
  • Excellent and pro-active written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience working directly with customers to meet business objectives an asset

Annual Salary

$24,000 (Part-Time)

Years of Experience

1+

Job Title

Web Developer