FLIPP is growing and we’re looking to add a Front-end Web Developer to our team in Calgary Alberta. Do you have a passion for web standards, user experience, and mobile first responsive web development? This is the job for you. Designers who dabble in programming need not apply. If you’re not the ‘resume type’ feel free to send work samples that speak to the skill sets listed below

You’re the right candidate if you:

  • Have a minimum 2 years of experience working in an agency or development team setting
  • Are self motivated with the ability to multi-task and manage your time
  • Are a team player and creative problem solver who is open to new approaches and collaboration to create the best results on time and budget
  • Have a positive attitude and strong communication skills
  • Possess strong attention to detail in regards to both design and code
  • Are passionate about web standards, best practices and latest trends
  • Have experience working with comps, wireframes and design templates
  • Are a perpetual learner who loves to tinker and has a passion for innovation

What you know:

  • Knowledge of cross-browser/cross-platform compatibility issues
  • Experience with Photoshop/Illustrator
  • Expert knowledge of HTML5/CSS3 with an understanding of progressive enhancement
  • Experience with CSS pre-processors such as SASS
  • Experience with responsive frameworks such as Foundation
  • Expert level experience with Javascript, jQuery & Ajax
  • Experience with both custom and off the shelf CMS’s (ie. WordPress)
  • Experience with SVN or similar Version Control Systems
  • Aren’t afraid of shedding your GUI in favour of Terminal commands

We’d like you even more if you had:

  • Experience with PHP development
  • Experience with MySQL
  • Experience with Open Source CMS’s ( ie. WordPress, Drupal )
  • Involvement with industry events or contributions to open source projects