We’re Hiring!

Front-End Web Developer

Position Summary

The main responsibility of this position is to code and implement modern WordPress sites, and build conversion funnel pages that produce a positive ROI for clients.

This person will report to the Project Manager and support team members by building out sites in WordPress, building conversion funnel pages, and creating and revising pages in WordPress.

The right candidate will possess a sharp eye for detail, the ability to code and build sites in WordPress from Photoshop layouts, knowledge about digital marketing or a willingness to learn, demonstrate a high level of customer service and communication skills, and be a go-getter.

Note: Starting out, this is a part-time virtual position, up to 20 hours / week. There is a possibility of moving up to full-time hours after you’ve worked with the agency for awhile.

Disqualifiers – Please Do Not Apply for this Position If You

  • Do not enjoy working with or want to work with a remote team
  • Do not have knowledge of WordPress (or can’t learn quickly)
  • Do not have knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, or PHP / MySQL
  • Wait around to be told what to do before starting a task
  • Don’t enjoy solving problems
  • Don’t want to provide a consistent high level of client service
  • Want specific hours that never change or never want to work extra hours as projects come up
  • Don’t embrace our core values

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Design and implement websites from initial concept, site architecture, and user interface to finished deliverable
  • Code and implement WordPress sites from Photoshop layout through html/CSS to a custom theme, functions, and plugins
  • Create and update reusable code libraries to streamline WordPress development cycle
  • Design and implement new features, enhancements, and content of existing websites
  • Design and implement websites from initial concept, site architecture, and user interface to finished deliverable
  • Create and implement effective designs for product launch pages and click funnel pages

Education / Experience Requirements

  • Graduation from a developer program AND / OR
  • At least 6 month’s work experience as a developer

Skill Requirements

The Front-End Web Developer position requires a number of skills:

  • Strong customer service skills, which includes always thinking about what is best for our clients
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong design skills and an eye for detail or strong creative skills
  • Excellent computer skills and familiarity with web standards and usability
  • Strong knowledge WordPress and current web development languages (including HTML5, CSS3, PHP/MySQL)
  • Excels at working under pressure with tight deadlines – sometimes with little notice
  • Proactive in completing work, solving problems, and taking charge of own professional development
  • Knowledge of digital marketing strategies, and in particular conversion funnels, or a willingness to learn this quickly (paid training provided)
  • Ability to manage time well to complete tasks with tight turn around time
  • Ability to juggle competing priorities

The Pay

Starting out wage is $15 / hour (depending on experience).

About The Team

We’re a small and dedicated team of about 10 people. Some of us work full-time and some work part-time. Most of us work virtually and live around the world.

One segment of our team is located in Charlottetown, PEI, where the agency is based out of.

Our team is a positive and passionate group of people who love what we do and enjoy working together. We focus on problem-solving and supporting each other.

Deadline to Apply

Open until position is filled.

Please note: For the final step in our hiring process, we will ask all candidates to arrange reference calls with their former (and current) bosses and others. 

 

Application

Please fill out all of the fields below if you are interesting in joining our team. Do not send us your resume at this time.

  • Please discuss: 1. What are your career objectives? 2. Why are you interested in this position and in working for Lift Media? 3. If you won the lottery, what would you do with the money? 4. What qualifications, abilities, and strong points will help you succeed in this job? (please be specific based on what you know about this position) 5. Tell a funny joke. 6. Send us the youtube link to the video - make sure that you change your settings so we can view the video!