Web Developer / Team Leader

Web Developer / Team Leader

Development

Web Developer / Team Leader

 

Are you looking for an exciting career with a fast-paced, growing marketing agency?

If you are an organized self-starter with experience theming WordPress and/or Drupal, then Cyan Solutions has an opportunity to join our team.

 

Cyan Solutions is looking for a motivated, Web Developer, and Team Leader to join the web team. The ideal candidate must have a positive, friendly and energetic attitude with a desire to work with a diverse client base. The ideal candidate will have an eye for detail and work well with the team to build awesome websites. You'll work with a group of excellent designers and the rest of the Cyan team to create websites for great clients. You'll be involved with planning, theming, training and documentation

 

Cyan maintains and develops websites in WordPress and Drupal. The ideal candidate must have a good working knowledge with both and be willing to learn. Strong front-end skills would be extremely valuable.

 

This position is working in our office in Ottawa

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead the web development team
  • Assist in estimate development
  • Work with the Director of Operations with project scheduling and assignments
  • Hands-on involvement in the planning, development, testing, deployment, and maintenance of websites and web applications
  • Provide technical guidance to clients and to other team members
  • Seek out new technology trends, tools, and opportunities for innovation
  • Work in collaboration with the design and strategy teams to build exciting and innovative websites in both Drupal and Wordpress
  • Help to identify high risk areas for Project Managers and Sales as it relates to technology
  • Dedicated to testing and QA to ensure overall quality
  • Effective communication with both team members and clients via email, phone, and in person, and can create documentation when needed

 

Required Skills and Experience

  • Experience working in a fast paced digital agency or marketing environment
  • strong leadership and organizational skills
  • Strong, proven knowledge of digital technologies including:
  • HTML/CSS (including frameworks for responsive design)
  • Javascript/jQuery for front-end development
  • Open Source technologies (LAMP Stack)
  • Extensive experience with the Drupal CMS and WordPress CMS
  • Responsive web development techniques
  • The SCSS CSS preprocessor
  • the git version control system
  • Web accessibility standards and best practices. AODA/WCAG

 

Assets

  • Bilingual (both verbal and written)
  • Experience with the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Drupal and Wordpress CMS experience
  • Experience with parallax and animation libraries an asset
  • MacOS based web development
  • Hubspot development experience an asset

 

Position

  • Full time

 

Only selected applicants will be contacted.