Full Stack Web Developer in Toronto, ON

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Keypath Education   •  

Toronto, ON M4E 3Y1

Industry: Education, Government & Non-Profit

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Less than 5 years

Posted 54 days ago

We are looking for the right developer to build applications for online learning

Through this opportunity you'll have a chance to impact students around the world. Keypath Education is making a global impact in online education. We are looking for a candidate that is passionate about technology with the skills to provide an incredible user experience for students.

Responsibilities

  • Work in a creative team environment to build full stack applications for student engagement
  • Develop responsive html/CSS/JavaScript (jQuery) code to form page templates, prototypes and production code, that is performant and accessible across all common browsers
  • Provide diligent user testing and ensure your work delivers an intuitive and memorable user experience
  • Advise on user interface best practices to meet performance and client requirements
  • Develop images for courseware through image creation/manipulation software packages
  • Develop animations and interactive elements to enhance student engagement within the online environment
  • Mentor Front End Web Developers
  • Contribute to continuous improvement

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree preferred
  • Minimum of 3+ years professional experience with PHP
  • Minimum of 1+ years professional experience with Laravel or similar framework
  • Proficient in client-side technologies including (X)HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript (jQuery)
  • Demonstrated experience in server-side development with PHP, Node, and other languages.
  • Demonstrated experience in Database development with MySQL, PostgresSQL, MongoDB, or equivalent
  • Good working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite with expertise in Photoshop and Illustrator in particular
  • Experience in working collaboratively with wireframes and technical specifications for interactive websites
  • Strong HTML skills, and an ability to create elegant, semantically clean mark-up
  • Strong understanding of CSS, its cross-browser quirks and a keen eye for details
  • Demonstrated experience in managing maintainable, scalable, cross-browser code that is a delight to experience on any device
  • Knowledge of Web Accessibility Standards
  • Experience working with learning management systems such as Blackboard, Moodle, Canvas and others is strongly preferred
  • Ability to work with multiple deadlines and multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced, changing environment
  • Ability to adapt and to solve problems proactively and creatively
  • Understanding of the Higher Education Sector is preferred

Valid Through: 2019-10-18