Web Developer

ACD Systems International, Inc.

June 20, 2014

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

ACD Systems International Inc.

Since 1993, ACD Systems International Inc. has been one of the world’s leading providers of image management and technical illustration software. With the award winning products ACDSee Pro, ACDSee Photo Manager, ACDSee Photo Editor, FotoSlate Photo Print Studio and Canvas, we deliver what the advanced amateur, professional photographer, scrapbooker and professional illustrator needs to manage, create, edit, share and publish content quickly, easily and efficiently.

As one of the first shareware programs and the de facto JPEG decoder/viewer for Mosaic, the ACDSee image management product quickly gained a loyal following. We continually consult and connect with our greatest asset - our users - and improve our products to meet their ever expanding needs. Over the years, individuals and organizations have come to rely on ACD Systems to do more, and get more out of their images.

Headquartered in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada and an office in the United States, we serve millions of consumer, business and corporate customers, including governments, educational institutions and Fortune 500 companies

Job Summary: 

You will work with the existing web development team to produce internal and externally facing websites, web applications, and business intelligence logic.  We value good work ethic, initiative, and great communication.

1.  KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Experience with HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, Python
  • Experience with Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP.
  • Experience with web services – REST/XML/JSON/SOAP a plus
  • Experience with Puppet/Chef/Phing/Composer a plus
  • Ability to multi-task, work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong understanding of software development methodologies and principles, including design patterns and re-usability
  • Strong oral and communication skills

2.  DESIRED SKILL/EXPERIENCE

  • BSc in Computer Science, or diploma and equivalent work experience
  • 1+ years software development in a corporate environment
  • 2+ years of Web site and/or database administration an asset
  • 1+ year using Web Frameworks (Symfony/Symfony2 a plus)
  • Comfortable in Unix environments
  • Experience in eCommerce systems a plus
  • Personal coding projects/open source contributions a plus

KEY COMPETENCIES

  • Analytical Thinking: Tackle problems by using a logical and systematic approach.
  • Technical Expertise: Demonstrate depth of knowledge and skill in a technical area.
  • Results Orientation: Focus on the desired result, setting challenging goals, and always looking to meet or exceed them.
  • Delivery: Strive to deliver projects on time with minimal supervision and maximum attention to detail.
How To Apply: 

ACD Systems thanks all who apply but only those who are chosen will be contacted for an interview.

Please forward Resume to hr@acdsystems.com