About the job…
Go Auto is looking for a versatile web developer with a passion for producing unbelievable, awesome web sites and clean, maintainable code. You will work with our Marketing and Web Development teams creating, responsive, modern, usable sites and interfaces for a variety of projects including the industry leading GoAuto.ca website and various other public and private web sites.
- You can code HTML and CSS in your sleep.
- You have the ability to interpret and translate mockups and wireframes into solid, functional UI’s.
- You also have the ability to convert poorly drawn pictures on napkins into industry leading web platforms.
- AND, you can work without some marketing manager providing constant direction regarding how a website should work, look and feel.
- You understand Google Analytics and can make decisions based on data and all the A/B testing you have done.
- You know Python. Well. Or, you are excited to learn how to use Python.
- You have experience with a server-side web framework (preferably Django) and work comfortably with template languages (preferably Django’s).
- You know how to lay the beatdown on IE7 and show it who’s boss. (No one cares about IE6 anymore)
- You build websites that respond to whatever the device of the day happens to be. Even Windows Phone 8.
- You understand RESTful web services, AJAX, and will take JSON over XML any day.
- You are comfortable with distributed version control systems like Git.
- You keep up with the latest tools and technologies (HTML5, CSS3, Web Sockets, jQuery, Backbone, Node, Sass, CoffeScript)
- You have experience managing and running enterprise web platforms.
- You can work with other web developers in a mentorship role.
- You can work independently at an extremely high pace.
Go Auto is Canada’s largest automotive group with over 35 locations in Canada and over 2000 employees. Our track record of long-term staff retention is a testament to the way we do business and the value that we place upon the contributions of each employee.
In addition to a fast-paced, exciting environment with opportunities for career and personal growth, we offer excellent pay plans, benefits packages that will blow your mind, professional training and development, and advancement opportunities throughout our dealer group.
Ready to join us?
Please Include links to public examples of previous work (websites, personal sites, libraries, plugins, github account, etc…). We look forward to making online car shopping a better experience together.
Go Auto offers the best benefits in the industry
- You’ll have three weeks of vacation your first year! After five years of service, you get four weeks. After ten years, you’ll get FIVE weeks of vacation.
- Comprehensive health care, dental (80% - 100%), and health spending accounts.
- A free gym membership
- An employee investment program that guarantees you a 10% return every year (a max of 25%)
- We have our very own Go Auto University, which provides the best in-house training an empire can buy.
- We have a fun, but professional environment. We know how to get down to brass tacks, but we’re constantly having barbecues and corporate challenges and going to Oilers games and shooting off fireworks. (Wait, did I say that last one out loud?)
- With over 30 dealerships in the Go Auto group, with jobs available at every level, you’re opportunity to grow has never been better.
- Great hours