The Business Exchange is looking for a dynamic and experienced Web Programmer / Developer. We invite applications from motivated, driven, and focused web professionals. Based in Markham, this full time position is responsible for meeting tight deadlines in a fast paced environment.
Responsibilities for this Fast Paced Position Include:
Design, develop and implement custom web pages / sites for The Business Exchange & The Commercial Exchange
Able to create new database websites and update accordingly
Creating text based newsletters
Accurately translating designs into standards compliant, cross-browser compatible and mobile HTML / CSS
Other responsibilities such support planning and execution of LAN/WAN installations and hardware upgrades.
Identify and remedy network performance bottlenecks, if needed.
Must Have Technical Skills:
Minimum 5 years experience in developing HTML-based web content
Strong knowledge of PHP / MySQL and Apache Server
Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Internet Marketing Practices
Experience using /developing Application Programming Interfaces (API’s)
Strong scripting (JQuery) and web development skills
CMS (Wordpress and Joomla)
Execellent knowledge of tools, technology, methodologies, and techniques for front end and back end development.
Understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues
Hands on technical knowledge of network systems for LAN and WAN
Strong understanding of TCP/IP, DHCP, standard network protocol
Other Must Have Skills:
Capable to lead and manage projects with little direction
Strong verbal / written communication skills
Self starter with a positive attitude
Well Organized & High Attention to Detail – you will be required to check all of your own work
Professionalism and strong work ethic
Excellent Multi-tasker – we are a very busy office
Proven ability to estimate the effort to create front-end web content
The Business Exchange publishes magazines including The Business Exchange – Ontario Edition and Vancouver Edition, The Commercial Exchange and puts on the Business, Franchise & Investment EXPO!
Visit www.businessexchange.ca for more information about our company.
Interested candidates should email their resumes and include their salary expectations. Thank you for your interest, but only those candidates deemed suitable will be contacted. No phone calls please.