We are currently recruiting for a Web Developer to join our Web Services team.
oDeals is one of the country’s largest investment fund companies, managing over $73.9 billion on behalf of two million Canadian investors. oDeals is known for its innovation and ability to adapt quickly to the changing needs of Canadian investors. It provides employees with a fast-paced and challenging work environment with opportunities for advancement.
POSITION: Web Developer
STATUS: Full Time
To work with the Web Designers or the Creative Team to conceptualize and develop innovative e-marketing campaigns
To assess new ideas from business teams and to conceive various approaches to execute the campaign
Use new technologies such as IOS, HTML 5 and CSS3 to streamline and migrate current web properties to the new mobile, tablet based era.
Develop and oversee various web based systems including email submission and / or database driven systems.
Maintain and create dynamic web sites and web applications using industry standard technologies
Co-ordinate the database updates of fund related documents with IT and DB administrators
Modify and maintain pre-existing code
Participate in the design and evaluation of new web components
Stay up-to-date with latest web trends and best practices
Understand the benefits of the various application design methodologies
Proficient in creating Rich Internet applications and web based apps using industry standard technologies.
Possess good UI and prototyping skills
Contribute to technical discussions around new and existing projects.
Contribute to the specification gathering process of a new project and be able to provide time estimations for the project schedule.
Have the ability to lead projects from start to finish and stay on project schedule.
Liaise with IT on technical issues
Implement mobile strategy targeted at tablets and other mobile devices
Migrate existing CI websites to a CMS based framework.
University degree in Computer Science
5+ years of web development and web application development experience using PHP and Java
3+ years of experience with various types of CMS (open/closed source)
3+ years of experience with JQuery, Dojo and JSON
Possess demonstrated work experience with more than one relational database management system.
Working Knowledge of:
Proficiency within a PC/Windows, Mac and Unix environment
Responsive design using HTML5/CSS3
Knowledge and experience with Dreamweaver, Photoshop, MS Office, and Acrobat
Experience using Adobe Flex, Flash and Actionscript 3.0
Comfortable with creating XML and XML schemas
Understand Client server architecture and application design
Experience using Eclipse and code repositories (SVN, CVS etc)
Experience working with RESTful web services
Additional Nice to Have Assets:
Experience using Blazeds with Flex 3.0
Experience using any of Flex frameworks (PureMVC, Mate, Cairngorm or Swiz )
Knowledge of localization techniques
Experience using UML and Design patterns
Ability to work under tight deadlines and effectively manage several projects simultaneously
Excellent communication skills
Positive attitude, highly motivated, organized and team player
Submit your CV please.