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Front End Developer
Mississauga, Ontario L5N 0B7 - Canada

  • Location: Mississauga, Ontario
  • Type: Temporary - Employee
  • Job #15695

We are seeking a talented Front End Developer for an ongoing (6+ months) freelance contract for approximately 20-30 hours per month.
 

In this role, you will be part of an internal agency that supports a full suite of client brands, and will work closely with a team of designers and copywriters to deliver on the development needs of multiple business units.

Responsibilities:

  • Work within the digital team and across functional teams including brand and other departments
  • Develop promotional, blog and brand innovation content to support brand initiatives
  • Maintain updated content across the branded websites with content authoring efforts
  • Integrate digital experiences with 3rd party platforms
  • Improve the SEO performance and overall engagement of all websites
  • Work with teams to maximize the usage of Adobe Suite of products and enhancements
  • Work in North American environment to adapt and refine US developed content and experiences for Canadian sites
  • Additional day to day activities include code review, bug fixing and actively participating in remote meetings   

Requirements:

  • 3+ years proven work experience as a proficient Front-End Developer
  • Extensive knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery
  • Handles multiple projects with changing priorities and meet concurrent deadlines
  • Vast experience in SEO, accessibility scans
  • Extensive knowledge in QA and UAT
  • Knowledge of Adobe AEM platform in addition to WordPress
  • Background in user centered design principles across pc, tablet, mobile formats
  • Capable of  developing content from wireframes and interaction design documents
  • Familiar with rapid prototyping tools such as Adobe Xd, Figma and  InvisionApp
  • Proficiency in using Jira, Confluence and Bitbucket
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver (or other code editors)
  • Working knowledge with Enterprise level CMS’s (AEM, SiteCore, OpenText) and Proficient in Open Source CMS’s WordPress, Shopify  & Squarespace. 
  • Graphic design skills would be incredibly valued
  • Ability to learn fast and take on new systems and technologies
  • Experience using project management platforms, such as Workfront would be incredibly valued
  • Experience manipulating Javascript libraries
  • Experience using Adobe Target and Adobe Analytics