Laserglow Technologies is a successful and growing optoelectronics company headquartered in Toronto. We market laser and LED systems, which are used in scientific research laboratories, manufacturing industries, educational institutions, defense and aerospace industries, and consumer applications.
To keep up with demand, we are looking for a full time Web Developer to join our growing team in a fun yet busy and challenging work environment. The successful candidate will demonstrate outstanding web design skills, with experience working in rich client and web environments, excellent analytical and communication skills, strong interpersonal skills, solid judgment, as well as the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and to quickly learn new technologies and put them into practice. We value those who have a diverse skillset and can take on projects outside their primary role.
In this role, you will:
Analyze, develop, implement and maintain web-based applications, including website content management systems, quoting systems, application systems, online ordering, and other advanced e-commerce gateways
Maintain web presence functionality by ongoing monitoring
Develop software lifecycle best practices, including coding standards, frameworks and quality control mechanisms
Recommend and research new technical solutions to improve web functionality and user experience
Assist in concept development of advertising, marketing, and promotional initiatives for the web
Collaborate with the digital marketing team, to drive online quoting, sales, and customer service initiatives from a web development perspective to support a positive and seamless customer experience
Work with internal business units to determine programming and web enhancement requirements to support business objectives
Must Have Skills and Experience
Post-secondary degree in web and/or application development, or equivalent combination of education and experience
3+ years of experience in web development
Experience with Web Server Administration and Network Security
Proficiency and experience using Adobe CC Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat)
Ability to adhere to project production timelines
Passionate about user experience, whether that means going the extra mile to deliver a simple yet powerful UI, or an API which even the most novice developer could master
Nice to Have Skills and Experience
Proficiency in 2D Graphic Design and/or Motion Graphics using Adobe Creative Cloud software
Knowledge of visual design principles, e.g. typography, color & grid systems, visual hierarchy
Proficiency in 3D motion graphics and animation
Experience with post-production workflow and the latest video production techniques
This is a full-time position. We offer a highly competitive compensation package which includes a strong base salary, paid vacation and sick time and medical benefits.
To join our growing team of passionate and talented professionals, please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org