BSTRO is an award-winning international agency with offices in Vancouver, San Francisco and New York. We work with Fortune 500s, exciting start-ups and public health organizations that are changing the world.
We are seeking a smart, dedicated, and solution-oriented Web Developer to become a part of a dedicated project team that supports an exciting account within BSTRO’s portfolio. This role covers everything from email scheduling and deployment, content entry across platforms from WordPress and Drupal, and many other areas.
The ideal candidate will be graduate from a Computer Science (or relevant) degree with passion for all things Web. You will be working on multiple projects, switching from coding HTML emails from scratch to assisting with building full fledged websites. As such this job posting is more suitable towards a candidate with strong programming and web fundamentals, flexible and able to adapt as per what the situation calls for.
This entry level role is ideal for a candidate who has experience with developing web solutions and wants to continue to learn and grow professionally in a fast paced agency environment. This role is onsite at our Vancouver office.
Must be fluent in HTML and able to write nested table code by hand for emails
Ability to translate design files into pixel-perfect HTML & CSS that works across all major browsers and devices
Experience with responsive websites and techniques
Intermediate PHP programming skills
Intermediate MySQL and/or MsSQL skills
Strong Quality Assurance skills - able to review your work and thoroughly test code
Able to document your code and programming structure in a concise and easy to understand manner.
Desirable Skills (nice to haves)
Working knowledge of version control (i.e. Git)
Working knowledge of Fluid Hybrid email development
Experience with ESP templating languages
Experience with email analytics/reporting
Experience with Google Analytics
Interest in email marketing best practices and industry trends
We are looking for people with excellent communication skills to work collaboratively with clients and creative team members. You will be expected to produce top quality code, juggle multiple tasks under pressure, articulate your ideas and meet strict deadlines.
This is a full-time role with benefits, vacation, sick days, and your very own desk. All work is performed onsite at our offices in Vancouver’s Crosstown neighbourhood. We can offer both a competitive salary, and the chance to spend time with our office dog; Sydney.