Category

Social Good

We’re Hiring!

By | Social Good

We’re Hiring!

An Experienced Web Developer

The Opportunity

Loop is seeking an experienced and capable web developer to join our team. The ideal candidate possesses a high level of attention to detail, and is able to develop web solutions in line with design mockups and client specifications without much oversight. This is a part-time contract position, starting at 15 hours per week on a three month contract. The position is based out of our Toronto studio, with flexible working hours.

About Loop

Loop is a growing creative agency working with leading social enterprises, non-profits and social impact organizations. We build brands and digital experiences that amplify impact and help solve the world’s most pressing challenges.
weareloop.ca

Skills and Qualifications

  • 2-5 years experience as a full-stack Web Developer
  • Expert knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery
  • Experience building user interfaces for websites and/or web applications
  • Experience designing and developing responsive design websites
  • Expert knowledge of the principles of responsive web development
  • Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers
  • Advanced knowlege working in WordPress (back-end and front-end development, including creating WordPress themes and plugins)
  • Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages / WordPress themes
  • Knowledge of how to interact with restful APIs and formats (JSON, XML)
  • Strong understanding of PHP back-end development
  • Advanced knowledge of MySQL, PHPMyAdmin, JavaScript (jQuery), Domain & Hosting Administration
  • Ability to take a brief and design mockup and run with the project independently with little direction
  • Well versed in creating websites that are AODA compliant
  • A team player who is excited to jump into pre-existing projects

Nice-to-Haves

  • Experience working with and developing eCommerce websites
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud software (including Adobe XD)
  • Experience working in the social impact / nonprofit space
  • Experience working with Beaver Builder

Job Responsibilities

  • Assist in the development of custom websites for a variety of Loop’s clients within the social impact space
  • Develop custom themes on WordPress
  • Work closely with the design team and project manager to create websites that accurately reflect website mockups and client specifications
  • Apply web and mobile design standards and best practice
  • Advise and provide expert knowledge on the technical feasibility of proposed deliverables for new projects
  • Review and integrate all application requirements, including functional, security, performance, integration, and operations requirements
  • Identify risks, issues, and constraints associated with solutions and designs

To Apply

Please send your resume and cover letter to lena@weareloop.ca