Web Developer/Designer

CGI Information Systems and Management Consultants Inc

December 09, 2013

Original postings on the Viatec site are removed after the position is closed, but the posting will be archived here. The original posting was at
http://www.viatec.ca/job-board/10517

Job Category: 
Technical
Job Specialization: 
Software Development
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Company Overview: 

At CGI, we’re a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 68,000 professionals located in more than 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at www.cgi.com.

This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

Job Summary: 

This is a great opportunity to become a member of CGI’s Web Services Team. Our team works with our world class clients in providing web development and design and bringing ideas and concepts into life. Our design and build process is collaborative, leading edge and takes advantages of the latest technology such as HTML5, Responsive Design and the best of breed Content Management Systems such as, but not limited to, Adobe Experience Manager (CQ), Drupal and Kentico.

The Web Developer/Designer will be responsible for the design, development, testing and delivery of major and minor Web sites and applications. Enhancements and defect resolution will be required on an ongoing basis. Best practices and design methods will be utilized to insure the success of each and every project.

Flexibility, adaptability and the ability to learn quickly in various technical and creative environments, while delivering quality work by tight deadlines are required attributes. Those who have applied to earlier postings are encouraged to re-apply.

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Operates effectively as a member of the development team.
  • Designing, coding and testing existing and new web sites based on detailed business requirements.
  • Responsible for the design and development of web pages, graphics, multimedia and GUIs.
  • Understanding and addressing web related issues, operates effectively for quick turnaround of enhancements, fixes and solutions.
  • Utilizes storyboarding, wireframes and predesigns, prepares detailed and accurate specifications and estimates.
  • Demonstrates ability to independently manage multiple tasks and deadlines in a collaborative team environment.
  • Responsible for developing and maintaining reference material and documentation, including user guide/help sites.

Required Skills:

  • Practical experience in development of HTML, JavaScript and CSS.
  • Practical exposure and/or experience with some or all of the following: .NET, C# and SQL, PHP, Ajax, Perl and MySQL, Java and JSP, UML, XML and Wireframes.
  • Practical exposure and/or experience with graphics creation with Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe Creative Suite, multimedia creation with Flash, ActionScript and HTML5.
  • Solid understanding of navigation and GUI for maximizing UI usability.
  • Practical exposure and/or experience with Responsive Design and mobile development.
  • Experience with software development life cycle, including design, testing, deployment, and documentation activities.
  • Experience with Web Content Management Systems such as Kentico, Drupal, Adobe Experience Manager (CQ) or Interwoven is strongly preferred.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Desire and willingness to work in a collaborative, innovative, flexible and team-oriented environment.
  • Successfully graduated from a 2 year or longer Computer Science/Information Technology program achieving a Diploma or Degree a plus but not required.
How To Apply: 

To apply, please go to our website: http://www.cgi.com

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

 

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