Keypath LLC

  • Front End Web Developer

    Job ID
    2018-2457
    Job Location
    CA-Toronto
    Category
    Information Technology
  • Overview

    Keypath Education is currently seeking an experienced Front End Web Developer for our Online Program Management Team!

     

    As a Front-End Web Developer, you’ll join our academic services team helping to deliver a suite of proprietary educational services. Keypath’s core expertise lies in online education where we partner with Universities to deliver a suite of student and academic lifecycle services, including; research, marketing, student recruitment, course development, retention and career services. You will be part of a global team creating exceptional performance, cross-platform code & smart, beautiful and frictionless user journeys. 

     

    Responsibilities

    Responsibilities Include, But Are Not Limited To: 

    • Work in a creative team environment to develop responsive html/CSS/JavaScript (jQuery) code to form page templates, prototypes and production code, that is performant and accessible across all common browsers
    • Provide diligent user testing and ensure your work delivers an intuitive and memorable user experience
    • Advise on user interface best practices to meet performance and client requirements
    • Develop images for courseware through image creation/manipulation software packages
    • Develop animations and interactive elements to enhance student engagement within the online environment  
    • Contribute to continuous improvement

    Qualifications

    Things That Should Be in Your Background:

    Education:  Bachelor’s degree

     

    Experience:  1+ years' experience in the following:

    • Front-End Web Development experience
    • Excellent working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite with expertise in Photoshop and Illustrator in particular
    • Proficient in client-side technologies including (X)HTML5, AJAX, CSS3, JavaScript (jQuery)
    • Experience in working collaboratively with wireframes and technical specifications for interactive websites
    • A preference for working in a creative team environment, complimented by an ability to self-manage for deadlines
    • Strong HTML skills, and an ability to create elegant, semantically clean mark-up
    • Strong understanding of CSS, its cross-browser quirks and a keen eye for details
    • Demonstrated experience in managing maintainable, scalable, cross-browser code that is a delight to experience on any device
    • Experience working with learning management systems such as Blackboard, Moodle, Canvas and others is strongly preferred
    • Ability to work with multiple deadlines and multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced, changing environment
    • Ability to adapt and to solve problems proactively and creatively
    • Experience with databases and PHP (a plus) 

    About Keypath Education:

    Keypath Education is dedicated to creating global access to high-quality online education by partnering with the world’s best universities to launch and grow high-quality degree programs with its online program management (OPM) services. Through OPM partnerships, Keypath acts as an extension of the university’s team, keeping its brand and academic rigor intact while accelerating the growth and quality of the university program portfolio and providing an exceptional student experience through industry-leading technology. Services provided include market research, capital investment, program development, marketing, student recruitment, retention and course development. The company supports more than 20+ partners and 80+ online programs worldwide via its offices and teams in the United States, Canada, the U.K. and Australia. Learn more at keypathedu.com.

     

    Why It Is So Great to Work at Keypath Education:

     Keypath offers a high-energy culture that is team-focused, data driven, challenging and exciting. We work hard, but our offices filled with people who like working together. People understand what is expected of them and are empowered to make the right decisions that achieve results in an ethical way.

     

    Benefits

    Keypath offers a comprehensive benefits package:

    • Medical, dental and vision coverage
    • Life insurance, disability and 401(k)
    • Generous paid leave policies
    • Tuition reimbursement program

     Note: The above statements outline describe nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this position, and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and skills required. All employees may be required to occasionally perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities as needed.

    Keypath Education is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against applicants or employees and ensures equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of their race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, national origin, age, marital status, disability, citizenship, military or veterans’ status, or any other classifications protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Keypath’s equal opportunity policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, training, promotion, job benefits, pay and dismissal.

     

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