Front End Wordpress Developer

Algorank - Ottawa, ON (30+ days ago)

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Algorank is a fast growth start-up company with a head office in Ottawa,ON. Algorank is looking for a self-motivated WordPress Developer & Designer. We are a full-scale marketing agency in Ottawa. As a designer & developer, you will be responsible to design and develop WordPress themes and plugins from scratch. The Web Developer must develop website from start to finish on Wordpress. This includes, wireframes, UX/UI design, graphic design, implementation, testing and launch for our clients. You must be able to demonstrate your creative edge, strategic thinking to achieve the objectives of a given project. You’ll collaborate with other Web Developers, Copywriter, and Account Executives to bring the project live.

We are looking for an amazing Wordpress Web & UI/UX Developer to add to our team to assist with designing, coding and modifying websites, from layout to function. This person will strive to create visually appealing sites that feature user-friendly design and clear navigation. This person will be responsible for setting up web web hosting platforms, SSL certificates, optimizing security and expert-level Wordpress website programming. This person will also work closely with the sales team members to execute & bring to life new ideas & projects in a team approach. Bonuses provided for completing projects before deadlines and error-free months. Must provide portfolio.Ongoing long-term work, must be available 30-40 hours per week.

The Algorank team is looking for an individual contributor to work as a creative graphic web design and developer. This person will join our Ottawa, ON office. The ideal candidate will be able to:

Creativity, creativity, creativity! We want to see a passion for beautiful design and creative Wordpress development work.

Create compelling, high quality design collateral to strengthen our brand internally and externally

Wear multiple hats, delivering both high quality graphic designs for a variety of marketing projects and web development for our clients.

Experience as a web designer/developer is a must.

Strong graphic design and UX skills is a must.

Proven Custom Wordpress Design experience is a must including:

  • Responsible for development and maintenance of WordPress Website
  • Responsible to create themes and plugins in WordPress CMS environment
  • Wordpress setup and configuration
  • Develop and maintain custom WordPress Themes from scratch
  • Develop and maintain custom Plugins from scratch
  • Design and develop flexible JavaScript code
  • Think outside the box, adapting the latest UI/UX technologies

Strong proficiency of HTML, CSS, jQuery, JavaScript, PHP

Responsive web design, user experience, and front end development

Ability to efficiently and effectively troubleshoot immediate problems and offer long-term solutions

Knowledge of search engine optimisation best practices

Experience with tracking and analytics – Google Analytics

Familiar with Adobe Creative Suite, particularly for graphic design

Highly motivated – looking for someone who is passionate about good UX and web design, willing to learn quickly, and work in a fast-paced environment

Team player – ability to work collaboratively with other team members

Benefits:

Flexible working conditions

Fun, lively start-up office environment

Additional Requirements:

1-3 years experience and a professional portfolio demonstrating a strong background in front-end development, web, UX, and visual design (candidates without a portfolio will not be considered).

A self-starter who constantly seeks out new projects or activities to achieve an audacious goal

Ability to produce under tight deadlines

There is the potential of this position becoming a permanent full-time one at Algorank in the future.

  • Strong work ethic and reliability
  • Creative and artistic designer

SEND LINK TO PORTFOLIO WEBSITES AND CUSTOMER TESTIMONIALS PLEASE. $15-$25 per hour + Additional bonuses provided for completing projects before deadlines and error-free months. Must be available 30-40 hours per week. Ongoing long-term work.

If you have any questions, please contact us at careers[@]algorank.ca

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $30,000.00 to $50,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • front end development: 3 years (Required)
  • Adobe Suite: 2 years (Required)
  • Wordpress Development: 3 years (Required)

Location:

  • Ottawa, ON (Required)