Front End Web Developer
Lime Advertising - Toronto, ON

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Position Purpose: The Front End Web Developer will work on a small team of developers, and in conjunction with the Art Directors in order to create effective online marketing programs for several of our clients.

Reports to: Creative Director; Senior Interactive Manager

o Meet with clients to take technical specifications of new projects and to make technical recommendations based upon industry best practices
o Work effectively with all internal and external stakeholders to plan, code, test, refine and launch best-in-class digital properties, i.e.:

  • Mobile friendly or responsive websites
  • CMS-based sites
  • SEM campaigns
  • Custom plugins
  • Transactional forms
  • Marketing portals
  • Email marketing campaigns

o Must be able to translate a design to HTML with extreme focus on detail and accuracy
o Conform to in-house and industry programming design methodologies for the development and implementation of Internet-based applications to support all aspects of web site functionalities
o Share newest best practices and suggest innovative changes to current processes
o Responsible for developing and managing content for multiple websites (new and existing)
o Improve SEO rankings through technical web site enhancements, link building strategies, social bookmarks, site searches, internal process improvement, and optimization
o Troubleshoot and address technical concerns, requests and changes from clients
o Work closely with designers to create effective user interfaces (including forms, geo-location tools, CMS)
o Develop, update and maintain shopping cart/portal sites for clients (ie: PHP and SMARTY)

Position Requirements:
o Minimum 2 years of relevant work experience
o Diploma or Degree in related discipline
o Strong grasp of HTML/HTML5, CSS/CSS3, jQuery, Javascript, PHP
o Can work on Mac and PC platforms
o Experience working with Adobe Creative Suite (ie: Flash, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Illustrator)
Must haves:
o An eye for design/UI and incredible attention to detail
o Superior interpersonal and communication skills
o Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects
o Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and also excel in a team environment


o Knowledge of how SEO and SEM works
o Experience using a PHP frameworks (ie: CodeIgniter, Laravel)
o Experience using a web-based content management systems (ie: Drupal, Joomla, WordPress)
o Experience using email service providers (ie: ConstantContact, iContact, Mail Chimp)
o Adept at keeping up with industry trends
o Experience coding websites using responsive design methodology