Intermediate Web Developer

Intermediate Web Developer

Posted On

Jul 19, 2019

Closing Date

Jul 31, 2019

Location

Toronto

More Info

Loop: Design for Social Good

The Opportunity
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Loop is seeking an experienced and capable web developer to join our team. The ideal candidate possesses a high level of attention to detail, and is able to develop web solutions in line with design mockups and client specifications without much oversight. This is a part-time contract position, starting at 15 hours per week on a three month contract. The position is based out of our Toronto studio, with flexible working hours.

About Loop
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Loop is a growing creative agency working with leading social enterprises, non-profits and social impact organizations. We build brands and digital experiences that amplify impact and help solve the world’s most pressing challenges.

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Skills and Qualifications
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*2-5 years experience as a full-stack Web Developer

*Expert knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery

*Experience building user interfaces for websites and/or web applications

*Experience designing and developing responsive design websites

*Expert knowledge of the principles of responsive web development

*Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers

*Advanced knowlege working in WordPress (back-end and front-end development, including creating WordPress themes and plugins)

*Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages / WordPress themes

*Knowledge of how to interact with restful APIs and formats (JSON, XML)

*Strong understanding of PHP back-end development

*Advanced knowledge of MySQL, PHPMyAdmin, JavaScript (jQuery), Domain & Hosting Administration

*Ability to take a brief and design mockup and run with the project independently with little direction

*Well versed in creating websites that are AODA compliant

*A team player who is excited to jump into pre-existing projects

Nice-to-Haves
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*Experience working with and developing eCommerce websites

*Knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud software (including Adobe XD)

*Experience working in the social impact / nonprofit space

*Experience working with Beaver Builder

Job Responsibilities
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*Assist in the development of custom websites for a variety of Loop’s clients within the social impact space

*Develop custom themes on WordPress

*Work closely with the design team and project manager to create websites that accurately reflect website mockups and client specifications

*Apply web and mobile design standards and best practice

*Advise and provide expert knowledge on the technical feasibility of proposed deliverables for new projects

*Review and integrate all application requirements, including functional, security, performance, integration, and operations requirements

*Identify risks, issues, and constraints associated with solutions and designs