Web Developer (Front-End)

Web Developer (Front-End)

Intermediate and Senior Positions available.

Media Mechanics – Bedford, NS | New York, NY | Panama City, Panama

The Opportunity

We are a growing digital design and development services firm looking to bring on an Intermediate to Senior Front-end web developer with 5+ yrs of combined education or experience. This is an intermediate to senior position where you will contribute in helping us expand our front-end development capabilities. For the scale and quality of work we are looking for, please see some of our client work at:

Drop us a note and tell us about yourself, we can save the resume and CV for later. We are open to (1-2 days/week telecommute) after an initial full time ramp up period in our office working with our team

Background and Experience

As the ideal candidate, you’re comfortable handling projects independently from conception through completion, as well as being able to work collaboratively as part of a team. You’re better than good at jumping in mid-way through someone else’s code, and have proven experience being an asset to others during any phase of the development cycle.

You know that solid interpersonal skills with client-facing experience is a must, and you enjoy a tight-knit, fast paced environment.

As a seasoned pro, you’ve mastered the following list of Technical Skills:

  • HTML
  • CSS (including responsive design and using a preprocessor such as SCSS/LESS)
  • Responsive frameworks (Bootstrap 3/4 or Foundation)
  • JavaScript (including jQuery, AJAX, and JSON)
  • Git (merging, branching, workflows, and pull requests)
  • PHP
  • SQL
  • Familiar with WordPress (basic templating, custom post types, and custom field integration) and/or Drupal
  • Consuming APIs (e.g. Google Maps)
  • Working with Photoshop/Sketch files
  • Comfortable working in the command line

Bonus skills:

  • Linux
  • Node.js
  • Google Analytics/Tag Manager
  • UI frameworks (React/Vue/Angular)
  • SEO best practices
  • Apache
  • DNS

Testing/QA experience is a must, with server-side and agency experience being a definite asset.

This is a full-time position offering a competitive salary commensurate with experience.

Our Location

We are located in Bedford NS, in the Sunnyside Mall office tower. There’s free parking and lots of nearby amenities.