Front End Developer
The Pixel Shop
Toronto, ON

Front-End Developer

The Pixel Shop * Toronto, Ontario

About Us

The Pixel Shop is a team of interactive strategists, designers, and developers based in Toronto, Canada. Our passion is designing and building one-of-a-kind online experiences for our clients.

Located in Toronto’s Annex neighbourhood, our company offers an amazing work environment doing work for some of Canada’s most respected organizations. We provide web software solutions including enterprise-level content management, ecommerce, and custom software development.

About This Position:

We are looking for an experienced UI developer to liaise with clients and collaborate with our in-house team of developers and designers to build and maintain websites, online applications, and other digital media.This position requires a multi-faceted skill set, the ability work well in a fast-paced environment, and an fanatical commitment to quality and customer service.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Interface development for new websites and applications
  • CMS implementations and custom theme creation
  • UI scripting and validation
  • Interactive HTML animation and motion graphics
  • Testing & QA, including browser & devices testing and performance optimization
  • Back-end integration
  • Creation of visual assets and production art
  • Contributing to project documentation and training

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Exceptional command of HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, & JQuery
  • Significant experience coding websites using the responsive design methodology
  • Experience using Foundation, Bootstrap, or similar front-end frameworks
  • Strong understanding of web standards and accessibility best practices
  • Excellent design sense and incredible attention to detail
  • The ability to organize and manage multiple concurrent deliverables and tasks
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop)
  • Graduate of an interactive design, programming or computer science program or have comparable work experience

Benefits:

We have an amazing, flexible work environment and are committed to work-life balance. We offer: a flexible health care spending account, fun activities, Friday happy hour, and a rooftop patio. We work in one of the city's most vibrant and exciting neighbourhoods, steps away from dozens of pubs, coffee shops, and eateries. Most importantly, we have a lot of fun but are serious about doing great work for our clients.

How to Apply:
Please attach your resume, cover letter, salary expectations, and examples of previous work.

Job Type: Full-time