Our Education client located downtown Toronto is currently seeking a fantastic web developer. This is a 3- 4 month contract to start with a high chance of extension.
This is a great opportunity to work with one of the best education institutions in North America!
Roles and Responsibilities
Writing complex technical code
Evaluating programming code to ensure it has validity, compatibility, and that it meets appropriate standards
Analyzing user needs and business processes to create programming solutions
Building and maintaining websites
Designing graphic elements for digital and online media
Creating and producing graphic designs that reflect departmental and / or divisional objectives.
Checking that website design and usability practices meet industry standards.
Qualifications and Experience
Bachelor's Degree or acceptable combination of equivalent experience
Minimum four years relevant experience in web development and graphic design
Experience with graphic design and web layout with experience in usability and accessibility standards is a plus
Experience with Adobe Suite, Photo Shop, Illustrator and InDesign is a plus
Experience working with WordPress and Drupal
Excellent working knowledge of content management systems and web application programming
Working knowledge of programming to APIs
Strong communication skills
Ability to communicate effectively and accurately both orally and in writing, including the ability to communicate technical concepts to persons with limited technical backgrounds
Ability to learn continually to keep abreast of rapid changes in systems, programming languages, and user requirements in highly dynamic department.
We are an inclusive employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicant’s needs throughout the recruitment process.
If you have accommodation needs, please reach out to us as soon as possible by sending an email to accessibility officer