Intermediate Web Developer

Intermediate Web Developer

Why Rethink?

Rethink is a creatively driven communications agency delivering big ideas in advertising, design, digital and social. Founded in 1999, we now employ over 100, with offices in Toronto and Vancouver. Consistently one of the most recognized and awarded agencies in Canada, it's also just a nice, balanced place to work. What's the point of living in Vancouver if you can't go home at the end of the day?

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Web Developer

At Rethink, we all wear a lot of hats. As a web developer, you would be able to get your hands dirty in every aspect of a project. Always with a mind for performance and what’s best for the project and client, even if it may not be what they asked for. You’ll be able to quickly adapt to changing specs and juggle multiple projects at once. You are dedicated to your craft, staying on top of new technology & techniques in order to make your work smarter and better performing.

You know your stuff in:

● CSS, Javascript, HTML
● Common JS libraries (JQuery, etc.)
● PHP, Laravel and MySQL
● SVN/GIT version control
● Responsive web development, including an understanding of the limitations of mobile browsers, and cross-platform performance
● CSS responsive frameworks (Twitter Bootstrap, etc.)
● Familiar with web workflow tools such as Grunt / Gulp

And you’re someone who:

● Can translate UI designs accurately into well formed HTML/CSS through creative collaboration
● Can work on multiple projects concurrently, as required
● Can work in a collaborative environment with designers, other developers and project managers
● Keeps up with the latest in web technology and code; continually try to find better ways of doing things
● Finds creative solutions to difficult problems
● Pays attention to detail; be your own debugger
● Feels comfortable in a fast paced environment
● Has a sense of humour

General requirements:

● 5+ years of web development experience
● Ability to work in Vancouver
● Located in or around Vancouver

Bonus points awarded if you have experience:

● Working in an Agency environment
● With AngularJS framework
● With SilverStripe CMS
● With Node.js
● With both old and new versions of .NET (2–4) and ASP.NET MVC

We have lots on the go, and this is an excellent experience to immerse yourself in a highly creative and collaborative environment. It’s a full-time salary position, but we’re also open to full-time contract positions of 3 or 6 months.

Date Posted:
Dec 10, 2014 9:52 AM PST
Rethink Communications

Rethink Communications
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Rethink was founded in November, 1999 by Chris Staples, Tom Shepansky and Ian Grais. Now there are more than 60 Rethinkers, not counting our office dog Bruce. There are also more Rethink partners— five to be exact, including a writer, an art director, an account director, our production manager and our office manager. We are 100-percent owned by our partners. more