Web Developer



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 tech, media, cultural, design, and civic spaces. We are passionate about technical and design excellence.



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
  • eCommerce experience (Shopify/WooCommerce)
  • 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


  • 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.


  • Experience with Bedrock and Sage stack in WordPress theme development
  • Knowledge of web accessibility requirements and best practices
  • 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


  • 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

Checklist of items to include when applying:

  • Introduction email
  • Resumé
  • Examples of web development work