Senior Web Developer
- Vancouver, Canada
Invoke is an award winning digital innovation company based in Vancouver, Los Angeles, and NYC. We have a track record of full-service digital offerings working with major brands like NBC, 7-11, Viacom, and AOL, and have launched powerful products like HootSuite, Memelabs, Pos Rep, and Eat St.
We are seeking a talented and adaptable senior web developer with extensive experience in both designing and implementing successful web-scale applications. The candidate will play a key role in development efforts and should excel at working alone as well as on teams with project managers and designers.
We are motivated self-starters and want to work with you if you too exhibit unusual drive, can deliver results, and share our passion. Creativity and outside-the-box thinking is welcome, must take pride in getting job done at all costs and enjoy a fast paced design and development environment.
Design and implement scalable, reliable, and maintainable web-based technologies
Finding creative ways to enhance our product features while writing less code
Ability to go beyond the predefined technologies and suggest new tools
Working on various client projects as directed by project management staff
Staying on top of the latest web development trends, tips and tricks
Effectively communicating with co-workers
Assisting with estimates for client projects
Required Skills and Experience
5+ years experience with web services/applications
5+ years experience with Wordpress
Experience with Facebook applications
Experience building on custom platforms
Knowledge of Mobile, Video and Web 2.0 technologies
Working knowledge of open source content management/frameworks
Comfortable working with the Linux command line
Familiarity with Agile development / Scrum method of project management
Familiarity with OAuth or other web app authentication
A great sense of humor and a can-do attitude
Nice to Have
Experience with Amazon EC2 or other cloud computing services
Experience with HTML5 video, JQuery
Any specific experience with C#, Objective C, iPhone app development
Experience with Facebook Open Graph
Experience using one or more APIs; especially Twitter, Instagram, YouTube or Facebook
Experience and knowledge with front end optimization
Experience with server side caching mechanisms. (e.g - memcached)
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.