Web Developer (North Vancouver)

Date: 2011-03-22, 9:35PM PDT

E-Mail to: job-5mg5v-2281159880@craigslist.org

Are you a passionate open source web developer that needs to work for a creative fast-paced service and software agency?

Veratta was founded with a drive for creating unique web design and internet marketing solutions. Veratta works with companies in industries ranging from Entertainment to High Technology including The Boathouse, Big Brothers, Whitespot, BC Medical Association, United Way, Intrawest, COBS Bread, Intrinsyc Software, Altrom, BMW, Citizen’s Bank, and Syscon Justice Systems.

Job Description

We are looking to for a dedicated and talented individual who loves building websites from creative frontend interfaces through to innovative backend applications. This position is an opportunity to create websites and developer out a portal solution.

Location: North Vancouver, Canada

Reports To: President


• Start each day, week and project with a creative spirit and a solution-oriented perspective for creating amazing outcomes for clients and colleagues.

• Program websites with a flair for creating highly usable interfaces grounded in code that adheres to excellent web standards.

• Program and integrate open source backend applications ranging from content management to ecommerce (Drupal/Wordpress Focus with Customization).

• Steward the discovery and adoption of open source solutions with a mind set for mashing up technology to create surprising unique solutions.

• Tackle ongoing customer support problems and determine solutions that fit the timeline and budget.

• Champion the technical planning process from functional requirement development through to test planning and infrastructure analysis.

• Lead and monitor the technical solutions undertaken by contract developers.


• 2-3 years experience in PHP programming. Ability to exhibit custom PHP work.

• 2-3 years Drupal experience. Ability to exhibit for complex Drupal Integrations.

• 1-2 year WordPress experience.

• 1-2 years experience in XHTML/CSS, Javascript, SOAP, Ajax and DOM.

• 1-2 years experience in LAMP stack.

• Project Management experience an asset.

• Expertise in achieving cross-browser compatibility.

• Actionscript and Photoshop experience is an asset.

• Experience in architecting technical solutions.

• Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related fields from an accredited university.

• Internet/interactive experience with knowledge of web technologies, search engines, online marketing trends and tools, and online consumer behavior.

• Must be results driven, detail oriented, consistently meet deadlines and produce high quality work.


• Self starter, demonstrating appropriate levels of assertiveness with a high-degree of self-confidence. Like to work on your own but also contribute to a team.

• Excellent analytical and conceptual thinking; strong written communication and creative skills.

• Demonstrates a continual desire and capability to extend and develop knowledge.

• Bring a “What If” attitude with an optimistic mind set for achieving goals.

• Work cooperatively within a multiple disciplinary team of business analysts, architects, designers and project managers

Originally posted 2011-03-23 04:58:41. Republished by Blog Post Promoter