** This job is available in both Toronto and Halifax **
If you're looking at this ad and can see yourself excelling in this role, we should probably get together to talk.
What you'll do
Develop semantic HTML and lean CSS & JS, while having an eye for good project architecture
Be well-versed in the browser compatibility landscape, knowing when and how to use feature detection, polyfills, and other current techniques when appropriate
Accurately translate wireframes and designs into slick front-end templates
Understand typical web page performance bottlenecks, how to identify them, and how to avoid them
Understand and practice progressive enhancement and the "Mobile First" philosophy
Integrate with other development teams as an advocate for user experience and be a subject matter expert in front-end development
Review and contribute feedback in regards to project requirements, wireframes, and design, proposing alternative user experience solutions when warranted
Participate in the scoping and estimating of solutions
Be accountable for deadlines and quality of work
Be open when providing feedback to project managers and team leads
Be a team player who can easily adapt in a rapidly changing environment
What you'll need
A minimum 5 years of experience in the web industry
A related degree or diploma and/or equivalent experience
Experience using CSS preprocessors like Sass or LESS
Experience using task runners like Grunt or Gulp
Experience with module bundlers like Webpack or Browserify
An affinity for the command line, and a desire to consistently improve the efficiency of your workflow
Understanding of web accessibility, assistive technologies, and the typical solutions to adhering to WCAG 2.0 and WAI-ARIA specifications
Working knowledge of source control systems such as Git or Subversion
A basic understanding of WordPress, when required
Good design sense (some formal training would be a plus)
A working knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite, especially Photoshop and Illustrator
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; ability to work with all levels in the organization
Working knowledge of user experience design processes, industry standards, and trends
We're looking for
A little bit about us
T4G's head office is located in Toronto, ON with offices in Halifax, NS, Moncton, NB, Saint John, NB and Vancouver, BC.
We are a diverse collection of tech experts, creative thinkers, and consultants who are driven to produce exceptional change. We pride ourselves on our end-to-end technology solutions-if you need it, we make it happen.
T4G Limited was established in 1996. Initially, our expertise and solutions were tailored to the retail sector, with service offerings in BI and development. Over the years, we have hired truly amazing talent and broadened our capabilities.
Now our work spans the key areas of technology and marketing that businesses rely on today, including digital marketing, custom development, managed services, and leadership on the forefront of data science. We support companies across multiple verticals, including retail, travel, financial services, communications, and the public sector.
T4G Limited is a privately held Canadian company with more than 220 employees, with offices across Canada and a customer base that spans North America.
Are you interested?
Work With Us
T4G Kick is a proud part of the T4G Limited family, born from the marketing and UX capabilities core to T4G's offering for over 15 years.
We are a passionate and experienced group of professionals ranging from senior creative talent and digital storytellers to results-focused analysts and research-driven strategists. There are no crazy egos here - just fun, smart people with a desire to create and share ideas. Together, we build multichannel experiences - beautiful ones that engage and convert. We create strategies/plans that enrich our audiences' world. We tell stories crafted and published to the right channels and screens.
So, here's what we can do for you. We'll surround you with some of the best talent in the industry, giving you every opportunity to shine. You'll be part of a team, sharing and collaborating in a flexible work environment. Need to work late and take the next morning off? Go ahead. As well, we're dedicated to helping you learn and grow, through a variety of projects and a training plan tailored to your individual goals. And we'll also provide you with some of the best benefits in the industry: flexible health benefits, social events, training time and budget, reimbursement towards a gym membership, a stocked kitchen, and more - just some of the reasons T4G has been named one of the Best Workplaces in Canada for 9 years running by the Great Place To Work® Institute.
Interested? Then we want to hear from you.
For more information, visit our website at t4gkick.com and get social with us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.