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Junior Marketing Front-end Web Developer

Location Vancouver, BC Canada (From home)
Type of project IT & Software Front end development
Duration ongoing
Education required College/University
Years of experience
    2 - 5 years
Area of Specialization Computer Sciences
Languages required N/A
2019-06-03 Workhoppers Vancouver BC
Position Title: Junior Marketing Front-end Web Developer

Reports to: Sr. Director, Digital Marketing

Location: Lower mainland, BC Canada (Remote)


The Junior Marketing Front-end Web Developer is responsible for supporting the front-end web development for all websites and marketing platforms supported under the digital marketing department with a focus on our company member portal, consumer and corporate company websites, specialist website platform, and client website platform. This role will perform website development/design, and database maintenance/manipulation for online marketing campaigns. This position is responsible for the support and advancement of digital marketing campaign and program development such as e-mail, social media, SEO, digital advertising and website design and development.

This position carries out responsibilities in the following functional areas:

- Support, recommend, maintain, and enhance user interface of internal and external web platforms/products
- Collaborate with team to develop/maintain an integrated website framework
- Manage updates and maintenance, as required, for the front-end of the company member portal
- Maintain site integrity
- Continually optimize and improve digital properties
- Support miscellaneous web design projects throughout organization
- Understand business goals and challenges, and work towards them in every project
- Collaborate with team leaders and members to advance strategic objectives

Core Competencies:

- Technical Capacity
- Proactive
- Active listener
- Adaptability
- Analytical
- Accountability
- Attention to detail
- Creativity and innovation
- Decision-making
- Focus on quality
- Initiative
- Integrity
- Problem solving and results-oriented
- Relationship management
- Teamwork

Requirements and Qualifications:

- A strong communicator; you are clear, concise and straight-to-the-point and you are not afraid to express your opinions, challenges, and recommendations
- Detail-oriented and able to adhere to, help develop and improve processes
- Able to work well with a team but also complete projects independently
- Capable of delivering on deadlines and communicating challenges and reasons for potential delays before due dates, also knowing when to ask for help
- Professional with a twist; you are able to have fun, joke, and laugh while balancing an intense workload with the team
- Eager to learn and interested in professional development and growth

Required Education and Experience:

- 3+ yrs of front-end developer experience
- 2 yr experience with front-end framework (i.e, Bootstrap)
- Expert knowledge of HTML5/CSS3
- Experience with client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks (i.e., jQuery, Vue.js)
- Understanding and application of SEO principles (technical & content)
- 1 yr experience with code versioning tools (i.e, Git / Mercurial / SVN)
- Strong understanding of development with PHP/MySQL
- Experience with pre-processing build tools (i.e., Grunt, Gulp, Elixir, LESS, SASS, Abraia)
- Understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues


Minimal travel is expected for this position.

Preferred Education and Experience:

- Understanding of custom email development
- Experience in Google Analytics (Event Tracking/Campaign Tracking)
- Experience with MVC, specifically Laravel
- Experience using: Slack, Google Hangout, Asana, and Google Drive
- Understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
- Agency or freelance experience an asset
- Diploma or degree in computer science or similar.
- Experience working remotely

Supervisory Responsibility:

This position does not have direct supervisory responsibilities.

Position type & expected hours of work:

This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday; 9:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand. This position is non- exempt from overtime.


- Medical and dental benefits 100% covered by company
- Free and confidential Employee Assistance Program
- Vacation/Personal/Sick Days
- 11 paid holidays
- Tuition Reimbursement Program
- IATA Travel Industry Card (discounts and promotions on Travel)
- Matching Retirement Program
- Hardware (i.e., laptop and VOIP phone), internet costs covered

Specific schedule:
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