Web developer

Leap Communications in Kelowna BC


Devious Media seeks a local, full time software developer. Strong knowledge of WEB front end and backend programing tools is required.  Our working environment is loosely structured and suitable for only certain individuals.  

  • You have strong passion for high-quality software and the ability to deliver product in an informal, agile environment
  • You prefer a whiteboard brainstorming session to written specifications
  • You don’t require management oversight to produce results. Once you have some direction, you take responsibility for the work at hand and have the initiative, imagination, and motivation to get it done
  • You like to learn from others, and to share knowledge and best practices
  • You have excellent deductive reasoning, problem solving, and decision-making skills. When it’s necessary to compromise to meet a deadline, you’re confident you can make the right decisions to achieve a balanced result
  • You have a positive attitude with excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • You’re happy working both independently and with others in a multi-team setting
  • You’re not comfortable unless you’re at the top of your game. When you’re not at work, you’re tinkering with new technologies or catching up on ideas from industry thought leaders.


Desired Front End Experience:

  • HTML - Demonstrable skills
  • CSS 
  • Javascript - Deep knowledge from routine usage.
  • jQuery


Desired Back End Experience:

  • Linux – Some familiarity working from shell or terminal 
  • Apache – Background with Apache web server, knowledge of basic configuration, optimization and authentication techniques.
  • MySQL – Knowledge of schemas, tables, users and privileges, principles of relational databases, and SQL commands. Able to migrate legacy data from unlike management systems.
  • PHP5 - Deep knowledge from routine usage.
  • Wordpress 
  • Analytics – Familiar with implementing and evaluating results from metric gathering technologies such as Google Analytics.
  • JSON – Familiar with JSON 
  • Familiar with Git, SVN, or other version control system.
  • Apache mod_rewrite, and Regular Expressions.
  • 2-4+ years professional software development experience
  • Strong SQL skills 
  • Strong HTML / XHTML, CSS and JavaScript


Nice To Haves

 Ecommerce experience 

Basic knowledge of internet marketing and techniques.

Strong written and oral communication skills.




How to Apply

Apply for this position: If this sounds like you, please send an email to Isaac with a brief message introducing yourself, and attach your resume. If you have a portfolio, include the link, include any code samples. Deadline for applications is Oct. 11 2013 Email: isaac@deviousmedia.ca

Job Details

Company Leap Communications
Type Full-time
Location Kelowna BC
Posted May 12, 2013 at 3:50pm

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