Are you looking for a dynamic design job in a supportive, collaborative environment?
As part of our team, you might start your day with a cold water ocean dip, dive into insightful conversations during an afternoon coffee break, or engage in a vigorous brainstorming session. Every day, expect to take part in fun design projects that challenge you to think bigger, jump higher, and hone your design skills.
We are a small but powerful design firm in Victoria, BC, and we work with a group of really great clients. We do high-profile work and like to celebrate our clients’ achievements as much as our own.
Lifestyle is important to us, but you don’t have to take our word for it. Check out #LeapXD for a glimpse into our studio’s culture, interests, and values. If you’d like to meet and tell us about yourself and your work—whether you’re in Victoria or looking to join the studio from afar—we would love to hear from you and see if we’re a good fit.
Embrace the best of both worlds through our hybrid work model, where you’ll have the flexibility to collaborate in person at our modern offices and thrive in a remote work environment.
- WordPress Development: Collaborate with the design teams to translate visual designs and wireframes into fully functional and interactive WordPress websites.
- Theme Customization: Customize existing WordPress themes or develop custom themes from scratch, ensuring a consistent and branded look throughout the website.
- Responsive Design: Ensure all websites are optimized for various screen sizes and devices, providing a smooth user experience on desktops, tablets, and mobile devices.
- Plugin Integration: Integrate and configure WordPress plugins to extend website functionalities, such as contact forms, social media feeds, SEO optimization, caching, and more.
- Performance Optimization: Implement best practices for front-end performance optimization, including image compression, code minification, and caching techniques to achieve faster page load times.
- Cross-Browser Compatibility: Conduct thorough testing to ensure cross-browser compatibility and consistency of the website’s appearance and functionality.
- Code Quality: Write clean, well-organized, and maintainable code adhering to industry standards and best practices.
- Troubleshooting and Bug Fixing: Identify and resolve front-end issues, bugs, and inconsistencies to maintain a flawless user experience.
- Collaboration: Work closely with the UX/UI designers and content creators to ensure seamless design, functionality, and content integration.
- Stay Updated: Keep abreast of the latest trends, technologies, and best practices in front-end development, WordPress, and web design, and apply them to enhance the quality of our websites.
- Security: Implement security measures and best practices to safeguard websites against threats and vulnerabilities.
- Proven experience as a Front-End Developer with a strong focus on WordPress.
- Extensive knowledge of WordPress themes and templates, including custom theme development.
- Familiarity with PHP for theme customization and development.
- Experience in responsive design and cross-browser compatibility.
- Knowledge of front-end performance optimization techniques.
- Strong understanding of user experience (UX) and user interface (UI) design principles.
- Attention to detail and a keen eye for design aesthetics.
- Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
- Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
- Strong time management and organizational skills.
- Constant willingness to learn and adapt to new technologies and trends.
- Understanding of the React framework and Gutenberg Blocks
- Knowledge of Twig template building