Front-End Web Developer

Have a degree or certificate in computer science? That’s awesome. Are you self-taught and love writing beautiful code? We want to hear from you too. The right candidate will have a passion for coding and enjoy bringing websites and digital experiences to life. Twirling Umbrellas is looking for a skilled, energetic, front-end web developer to add to our team. Your job as a web developer would be to develop custom WordPress websites and plugins and to improve, maintain, and update existing client websites.

Qualifications

Interested candidates should be skilled in PHP, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and jQuery. Applicants should have experience developing custom themes for WordPress or another major open source CMS. They should be detail-oriented and able to write beautiful, fast, secure, and well-documented code. This person should be enthusiastic and passionate about their career in the field and ready for a big opportunity with a growing creative agency.

If you have experience working with an IDE (ex. Netbeans, Eclipse, PhpStorm), CSS preprocessors (ex. LESS or SASS), version control systems (ex. Subversion, GIT), and other fun stuff—be sure to let us know.

About Twirling Umbrellas

We’re a unique digital creative agency located in beautiful Kelowna, BC. We’re focused on transforming brands and using the web to make people’s lives better. We serve clients worldwide and work with small to medium-sized companies and public organizations. Our goal is to produce great work in a casual and fun environment.

We’re a small team with a big personality and we try hard to make this a great place to work. You’ll have a level of input and autonomy that’s hard to find in a larger organization, and a healthy and sustainable balance between your work and home life.

This could be a part-time or full-time position depending on the candidate. Please email your resume, cover letter, and samples to careers{at}twirlingumbrellas.com.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, we will only contact candidates under consideration.