Front End Web Developer
Creative Niche
Ottawa, ON
Are you a design savvy Front End Web Developer looking for freelance work? We have an immediate opportunity for an 8-10 week assignment onsite in Ottawa. Note this is primarily front end web development not graphic design but experience with advising on design solutions (according to brand standards) is also required.

Key areas of experience include 2.5-3.5+ years experience in front end development, solid skills in Sketch, Photoshop and Illustrator, as well as minimum 2.5 years experience in JQuery, experienced in building custom JavaScript solutions, JavaScript security issues such as XSS, and experience with Ajax, JSON, APIs and cross browser compatibility.

Expertise with HTML & CSS, JS and SASS using current best practices
Strong understanding of browser tools
Good understanding of usability and accessibility standards (WCAG 2.0 AA)

Skills & Competencies:
Ability to produce creative, effective and on-strategy design
Demonstrated ability and flexibility to manage time and priorities effectively
Ability to apply initiative and creativity when approaching challenges
High attention to detail and commitment to quality
Understanding of Sitecore, SCORE framework, HTML5/CSS3, Java and .NET would be an asset
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to work alone and as part of a team, some project management skills would be an asset
Strong problem solving, judgment and organizational skills
Responsive and Mobile Design
Working knowledge of Version Control Systems , Team Foundation System would be an asset
Strong debugging skills
Bilingual English and French language skills preferred.