Design & Front End Web Developer, Undergraduate Medical Education, Cumming School of Medicine
University of Calgary
Calgary, Canada
5d ago

The Department of Undergraduate Medical Education in the Cumming School of Medicine is currently seeking a Full-time Temporary Relief Designer & Front End Web Developer for approximately 9 months.

This position will report to the Manager, eLearning of the Undergraduate Medical Education Office (UME) and provide design and UX services to the eLearning team with mock ups and visualizations for new projects as well as following through on the front end development to a variety of projects.

This is a developer role working in HTML, CSS and Javascript.

Position Description

Summary of Key Responsibilities (job functions include but are not limited to) :

Front End Development

Leads the front end development process for a number data driven web applications

Survey Tool

This includes CSS, HTML, Javascript libraries, custom Javascript as necessary

Instantiating local test environments, implementing changes, committing to repositories

Respond to student, faculty and staff evaluations of applications with iterative changes

Manages own time effectively and ensures Manager, eLearning is kept informed of activities, and progress of work

Meets weekly with the eLearning team

Works effectively on project teams across developers, staff and faculty


Establishes and implements a professional design standard across UME eLearning applications

Leads the process generating prototypes for applications and user experience in collaboration with course leadership and the management team

Creates and maintains themes for various wordpress instances

Core (Physical Exam Videos)

Black Book (Schemes for learning Clinical Presentations)

Mistreatment (Paths and tools for potential mistreatment scenarios)

Calgary Guide (Linking pathology to Clinical Presentations)


Limited amount of operational support to users across staff, faculty and students required

Demonstrated strong communication, team and customer service

Qualifications / Requirements :

  • Undergraduate degree
  • 5 years of experience in front end web development
  • Lead Design experience in web or mobile applications
  • Mobile first development experience
  • Expert understanding of HTML
  • Expert understanding of CSS
  • Expert understanding of Javascript
  • Expert Adobe Suite skills
  • Significant experience contributing to the UI and UX of a completed project(s)
  • Significant experience implementing design into completed development
  • Portfolio of project contributions required
  • Lead Design experience in web or mobile applications
  • Experience with GIT (preferred) or subversion
  • Experience working with students at the postsecondary level an asset
  • Experience working in a medical environment an asset
  • Demonstrated ongoing training in new technology
  • Application Deadline : August 26, 2019

    We would like to thank all applicants in advance for submitting their resumes. Please note, only those candidates chosen to continue on through the selection process will be contacted.

    Additional Information

    This position is part of the AUPE bargaining unit, and falls under the Technical Job Family, Phase II .

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