Front End Web Developer
VerticalScope Inc
Toronto, ON

We are currently looking for a skilled Front End Web Developer. You will be working at our state of art downtown Toronto office with 200+ talented staff. Candidates must have Web production experience. Minimum three years of front end web development experience with Wordpress / Javascript / PHP. The ideal candidate has a strong portfolio showcasing their web & mobile works.

Responsibilities

  • Develop responsive UI with HTML/CSS/JavaScript based on Adobe PSD and(or) Adobe XD
  • Develop custom Wordpress themes, implement Wordpress plugins
  • Work with design team to develop custom interactive ad campaigns using HTML5 and javascript
  • Review javascript, implement new measurement techniques, optimize speed to improve user experience for various VS mobile/web properties
  • Create internal web tools to automate daily development tasks
  • Work with designers about ideas, difficulties and workarounds
  • Debugging UI on all browsers and devices

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employees may perform other related duties as negotiated and ad hoc projects to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

VerticalScope Inc. is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, ancestry, colour, race, citizenship, ethnic origin, place of origin, creed, disability, family or marital status, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation or any other protected ground or social area according to Human Rights laws in Canada.

If you require disability related accommodation during the application, recruitment and interview process, please let us know and we will work with you to make all possible adjustments to suit your needs.

Required Skill Set and Qualifications

  • Solid technical background, with hands-on experience in software development and web technologies
  • HTML5 / CSS3
  • JavaScript / jQuery
  • PHP
  • WordPress and plugins
  • Foundation / Bootstrap CSS frameworks
  • Sass/LESS
  • RESTful services and APIs
  • Browser Developer Tools
  • Responsive Design and Speed Optimization
  • Cross-browser development
  • Problem solving skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Self-organized and capable of tracking multiple projects simultaneously
  • vBulletin/Xenforo forum software experience is an asset
  • Extended working hours may be required during some critical phases

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $65,000.00 to $80,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • HTML/CSS: 3 years (Required)
  • JavaScript: 3 years (Required)
  • php: 2 years (Required)

Location:

  • Toronto, ON (Preferred)