Join Team Shift

Our team is passionate about partnering with organizations to shift the digital space and develop strategies, campaigns, and initiatives to help our clients impact the world for the better.

Web Developer

Web Developer

Web Developer

About You

You’re a self professed nerd who is passionate about creating for a purpose. You understand the digital world, can expertly navigate layers of code to get the final product just right. You work independently, but also love collaboration. You are skilled at walking the line between quick and cost conscious work and doing whatever it takes to get it right.

About Us

Shift Agency is a marketing agency that helps charities grow their digital fundraising program effectively. Our strategic focus is in the areas of digital campaigns through email marketing, website optimization, and online advertising.

The Gig

You will work closely with Francis, our General Manager and Lead Web Developer, in the development, maintenance, and improvement of our WordPress based landing pages and websites. After a few months of training, you will start working at Shift with our Production Coordinator, working on websites, landing pages, email campaigns, and all things digital.

Major Responsibilities

  • Building WordPress sites, landing pages, and anything in-between to support Shift’s clients or their ongoing marketing campaigns.
  • Converting PSD files from our designers into responsive, modular, HTML5-based pages.
  • Monitoring and implementing ever-evolving best practices to our projects.
  • Bringing the UX’s asymptotically closer to perfection.
  • Strong communication:
    • Providing technical insight and feedback to our designers.
    • Providing updates early and often to your team and project stakeholders.

Must Haves

  • Complete fluency in HTML and CSS.
  • Intermediate fluency of Javascript, and PHP.
  • A comfort with developing for WordPress and editing WordPress sites.
  • The ability to use sketch / photoshop / illustrator to extract visual content for HTML / CSS
  • A willingness to learn, be flexible, and self-reliant.
  • A diligence for web standards, site performance, and usability.
  • Initiative. Spearheading development and putting your ideas into action when you identify an unfulfilled need.

The Nice To Haves

  • Familiarity with MailChimp.
  • Understanding of online tools like, Slack, Google Apps, etc.
  • Google Analytics experience.
  • Knowledge of ecommerce tracking pixels.

The Details

32 hours a week at $15-20/hour depending on experience. This position would work out of Shift Agency's Victoria, BC headquarters.

Email your interest with a resume, cover letter, and any links, videos, resources and attachments you like to