Hiring Front-end Web Developer

Posted May 10, 2018

BONE Creative is looking for an innovative in-house front-end developer with real-world experience in PHP, JavaScript, jQuery, CSS, and HTML5 to design and develop pixel perfect / cross-browser responsive websites.

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 contract position – 20-40hrs/week depending on experience.

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 HTML5 and CSS3
  • Intermediate knowledge of PHP and ability to develop WordPress plugins
  • Knowledge of SASS/SCSS
  • Expertise in Responsive Web Design
  • Intermediate knowledge of LAMP stack and development tools including Git
  • Familiarity with cPanel
  • Experience updating and maintaining sites: backing up files and databases, updating WordPress core and plugins, updating custom WordPress themes
  • You appreciate and can implement good design and best UI practices
  • Participate in all areas of project development (wireframing, development, testing, etc.)
  • Familiarity with Zurb Foundation for Sites

Nice to have

  • Experience designing websites from scratch
  • Intermediate to advanced JavaScript & jQuery expertise
  • Familiarity with Brad Frost’s Atomic Design
  • Familiarity with package managers, eg. Composer, Bower, Webpack
  • Familiarity with task runners, eg. Gulp, Grunt
  • History of open source community participation and code contributions
  • Experience implementing WCAG 2.0 guidelines
  • 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)
  • 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, contract position to start – 20-40hrs/week depending on experience. For the right person, there is potential for full-time employment that comes with full health benefits, paid holidays, free Friday lunches, and all the coffee you can drink.

We look forward to hearing from you.


Coffee is on us!

Our team of designers and marketers ensure quality service by doing all our work in-house. Nothing gets lost in translation. We strive to keep clients through creativity, transparency, and great service!

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

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