Burnkit

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Role:

Web Developer

 

Us:

Burnkit is a design agency with an interesting array of best in class clients. Our design and strategy teams collaborate closely with our talented development team to produce world-class websites. We work for leading brands in fashion, software, cultural, architecture, furniture, and civic spaces. We are passionate about technical and design excellence.

 

You:

You are passionate about mobile responsive web development technologies. You are capable on the front-end side of things, and proficient with back-end development. Some other traits include:

Technical Skillset

  • LAMP / LEMP stack
  • HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript libraries such as jQuery and Vue.js
  • WordPress theme development
  • WordPress APIs and plugins such as REST, hooks, filters, and ACF
  • Front-end build tools experience (gulp / npm / Webpack)
  • Proven experience translating complex UX/UI designs into responsive front-end code
  • Familiarity with industry design tools such as Sketch or Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Advanced knowledge of web performance optimization and caching
  • Familiarity with Git workflow

General

  • Demonstrated ability to be proactive when dealing with issues and challenges
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to assess complex situations and understand key issues quickly
  • Advanced problem solving skills and the ability to work with innovative solutions
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize workload and meet multiple deadlines
  • Ability to adapt in a dynamic work environment and make independent decisions
  • Experience working with quality assurance teams
  • Experience working within design and development teams
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to adapt in a changing environment
  • Able to drive and manage change
  • Ability to adopt and adhere to IT best practices, methodologies and disciplines
  • Work as part of a team
  • Not afraid to ask questions and seek assistance
  • Ability to maintain information in confidence and exercise good judgment
  • Communicate clearly and concisely
  • You provide leadership and assistance to less experienced team members in complex situations.

Bonus!

  • eCommerce experience an asset (WooCommerce / Shopify)
  • Experience with Bedrock and Sage stack in WordPress theme development
  • Knowledge of ES6 a plus

The Job:

  • Design, develop, document, and debug sites
  • Develop CMS components
  • Provides technical direction
  • Focus on server, database, CMS, integrations and standards.
  • Remain current on technology and provides guidance to Burnkit leadership
  • Ensure code reuse and organization
  • Be attentive to details and enforce quality

The People:

  • Report to Digital Lead
  • Interact internally with Project managers, Designers, partners
  • Interact externally with clients and suppliers

Apply!

  • If this position suits your skills, experience and personal attributes, we want to talk to you!
  • Please email resume to iwannawork@burnkit.com
  • Our web site: www.burnkit.com
  • Competitive salary commensurate with education and work experience
  • Benefits package
  • Please email resume and state expected salary

Checklist of items to include when applying:

  • Introduction email
  • Resumé
  • Examples of web development work