Hiring In-house Front-end Web Developer

Posted Jan 1, 2019
Updated November, 2019

BONE Creative is looking for an in-house front-end developer with real-world experience to develop amazing WordPress websites from scratch.

At BONE, you won’t be stuck in a cubicle – it’s all about collaboration. You’ll be an essential part of a fast-paced team working on multiple web projects from start to finish…. Always new, always interesting.

This is a full-time position.

Required skills & experience

  • Experience developing sites with WordPress, with a demonstrated ability to create real-world web solutions
  • Expertise in coding WordPress themes from scratch to implement custom designs
  • Well-rounded knowledge of key web technologies including HTML, (S)CSS and JS
  • Intermediate knowledge of PHP and ability to develop WordPress themes and plugins
  • Expertise implementing Responsive Web Design
  • Familiarity with a modern development workflow including package managers, task runners, and version control (Git, Composer, Yarn, Webpack, Gulp, etc.)
  • Familiarity using cPanel and PhpMyAdmin to transfer, back up and restore files and databases
  • You appreciate and can implement good design and best UI practices

Nice to have

  • Familiarity with BEM and Maintainable CSS
  • Familiarity setting up domains with WHM
  • Experience designing websites from scratch, or working closely with designers and design tools (Sketch, etc.)
  • History of open source community participation and code contributions
  • Experience implementing WCAG 2.0 guidelines
  • Intermediate to advanced JavaScript expertise
  • Experience developing with vueJS or React
  • Experience developing Progressive Web Apps

How to apply

Email with:

  • Your resume
  • Your portfolio or links to recent websites you’ve developed (3 minimum)
    • We love to see websites built in WordPress with your own custom code, not using a pre-built theme. Bonus points if they score highly on Google Pagespeed Insights.
  • A short description of your relevant skills in the areas of expertise we’ve outlined and why you’re ‘the one’
  • References (2 minimum)


BONE Creative is a full-service creative agency located in Victoria, BC, specializing in website design, graphic and logo design, and marketing strategies. Our in-house team delivers attractive and effective WordPress-powered websites, custom designs, and marketing results that work.

This is an on-site, full-time position that comes with full health benefits, paid holidays, free Friday lunches, and all the coffee you can drink.

We look forward to meeting you!


Ready to get your design project started?

Let’s get together. Contact us by phone or email and we’ll get in touch to chat about your project. Coffee is on us.

250 984 BONE (2663)
BONE Creative
Studio 100 - 1600 Quadra St
Victoria BC Canada. (Map)
V8W 2L4

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