David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client in Ottawa to recruit a talented Front-End Web Developer . The successful incumbent will be reporting directly to the IT Manager and be responsible for website and applications support, design, and development. The primary responsibility will be to build and support content-management based platforms with custom themes and user interfaces that provide positive user experiences.
Design and develop accessible, user-friendly, and interactive interfaces/content-management themes that are compatible across platforms
Conduct concept and usability testing and gather feedback
Design, develop, test, and deploy website and applications
Analyze client requirements and recommend solutions including developing wireframes, story boards and task flows
Design website with a user-centered design following usability, accessibility, and user experience best practices
Collaborate with other technology team members and stakeholders to ensure a seamless user experience
Prepare project plans to present technical ideas and establish timelines
Participate in multi-disciplinary teams assigned to special projects and work collaboratively with employees in other sections
The Ideal Candidate:
3-5+ years of practical experience in website and web application design and development
Extensive CMS development experience, particularly Drupal 8, using Drush
Experience with object-oriented PHP development
Knowledge of G-Suite and Linux platforms
Experience with templating languages like Liquid and Twig an asset
Knowledge of web standards, usability principles, and accessibility guidelines
Ability to troubleshoot front-end performance and common development issues
Self-motivated and initiative to get tasks completed and issues resolved
If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to David Newark, Consultant or Kelly Stephan, Recruiter. Visit our website at www.aplin.com to view our job opportunities, career tips and tools. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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