Web Developer
LeapUX
Ottawa, ON

Web Developer

LeapUX is looking for a full-time Web Developer with WordPress experience to join the team in our office in the Byward Market, downtown Ottawa. As a Web Developer, you would provide support to maintain and take on new internal and client projects. Our ideal candidate for this position has a passion for building new WordPress pages, plugins and themes, enjoys working with other team members, and appreciates learning new things and having challenges to overcome.

Required skills / Experience

  • Experience managing multiple web development projects simultaneously
  • Experience with building and using WordPress themes
  • Comfortable building new WordPress pages from provided mock-ups in a timely manner
  • Comfortable using a wide range of WordPress plugins and 3rd party integrations
  • Experience with customizing WordPress templates
  • Comfortable installing and updating WordPress sites and plugins
  • Knowledgeable in CSS, HTML, JavaScript & PHP
  • Familiarity with SEO concepts, and website markup for SEO
  • Have an appreciation and eye for good design
  • Very respectful of schedules and deadlines
  • Experience using Sketch and InVision

Assets

  • APIs and other third-party integrations experience
  • E-commerce experienced (WooCommerce, Stripe, PayPal and other online payment integrations)
  • Knowledge of digital marketing (SEO, SEM, Adwords, Google My Business, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Computer science background (bachelor degree)
  • At least 1 year of experience working with WordPress
  • At least 1 year of experience with PHP, Javascript, HTML and CSS
  • Bilingualism (French & English)

We thank all applicants for their interest in LeapUX! Unfortunately, due to the number of applications we receive, only those selected for interview will be contacted. However, all applications will be considered for future opportunities.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $45,000.00 to $55,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • WordPress: 1 year (Required)
  • PHP: 1 year (Required)
  • CSS: 1 year (Required)
  • SEO: 1 year (Required)
  • HTML: 1 year (Required)

Location:

  • Ottawa, ON (Required)