Front End Developer |Digital UX/UI Designer –Internship

 

Internship Details

We are looking for talented front-end development Interns to join our rapidly growing team.

Reporting to the Director of Operations, you will work cross functionally with the Digital Marketing, Brand Marketing & Sales teams. The Front End Developer |Digital UX/UI Designer Intern will be responsible for designing compelling and user-friendly interfaces for TouchLogic digital products &services.

This position is unpaid (TTC or Presto Monthly Pass provided) & suitable for new graduates looking to gain experience and build their resume. You can also work from home a couple of days in the week. After successful completion of the 3-month internship, you may be considered for a full-time opportunity.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Improve user experience by simplifying and refining user interface
  • Create technically feasible UX and UI design portal for different solutions
  • Improve ways of user experience and overall design
  • Build elegant and intuitive user interfaces for (Clients or Corporate Stakeholders)
  • Develop HTML/CSS/Javascript to accurately implement web designs with attention to detail
  • Develop user-facing features and build responsive and mobile friendly websites or portals
  • Optimize applications for maximum speed and scalability
  • Ensure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
  • Perform all assigned project tasks to execute Statement of Work (SOW)
  • Participate in coordination meetings as required and directed by the Team/Project Leader​

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strong knowledge of HTML5 and CSS3
  • Knowledge of JavaScript frameworks (jQuery, etc.)
  • Basic experience with modern Javascript and front-end frameworks(backbone, knockout, angular, LESS/SASS)
  • Experience with designing and building scalable and usable web based applications using Responsive Design
    techniques
  • Understanding front-end optimization, reduction of page sizes,improvement of page rendering, and mobile caveats
  • Experience with cross-browser design (IE, Firefox, Safari, Chrome)
  • Knowledge of MVC design pattern and MVC frameworks
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Great communication skills and strong work ethic
  • Excellent attention to detail and quality of work
  • Basic knowledge with GIT or other version control programs is a plus
  • Hands on experience with PHP, WordPress
  • Strong knowledge with .NET, C#, Visual Studio is a plus

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Degree or diploma in UX Design or New Media, Interactive media,Computer Science or significant real-world experience

 

About The Company

Established in 1994, TouchLogic is a leading North American provider of automated customer communications. TouchLogic manages and develops hosted messaging solutions that focus on helping our clients run effective multi-channel communication programs throughout the customer lifecycle.Some of North America’s largest Telecommunications, Utilities, Banks, & Insurance companies use TouchLogic’s services to drive customer engagement, deliver critical notifications and reduce customer churn.

LOCATION

Richmond Hill, Ontario

To apply for this position, please include your resume and a link to view
your portfolio online with your response.

***Please include a link to your portfolio in your resume.***

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