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We’re always looking for great talent. 

 

Whether you're a recent grad with your ear to the ground or a techie with a license to code, we may be a great fit for each other. Our employees like to work at Modern because it's a relaxed environment with open lines of communication. We're all team players working towards a common goal, and we like to have some fun along the way.

 

Through our recent merger with Hawk Marketing (hawk.ca) based in Moncton, NB; we now offer our employees a wider range of career opportunities and employment benefits as one of Atlantic Canada's leading fully integrated marketing agencies. So if you're a digital maven, full of bright ideas, and ready to work (and play) hard, email us: jobs@modernmedia.ca

 

Now Hiring for:
PHP Developer

For over 10 years, Modern Media has been a fore runner in digital marketing excellence. Modern Media works with provincial, regional and national brands on a variety of digital marketing projects including: mobile responsive website design & development, email marketing solutions, online contesting, search marketing, and more. In October 2016, Modern Media was acquired by Hawk Marketing head quartered in Moncton New Brunswick, establishing Hawk as an Atlantic leader in fully integrated marketing service.

We are looking for a talented developer that has a minimum of 3 years experience developing web (Drupal preferred) applications. This person can code custom modules according to coding standards and best practices. They can test the quality and security of code they write and will often handle complicated backend tasks such as migration, search customization and web service programming. The position requires exceptional programming skills, problem solving abilities and an eye for detail.

Based in Halifax, on Brunswick Street near Spring Garden, at Modern Media you will:

  • Work on a variety of web development solutions
  • Work in a team that is focused on continual improvement of their skills
  • Work in a flexible environment that is results driven
  • Be part of a regional leader in fully integrated marketing services

 

You’ll love working at Modern Media because of:

  • The opportunity to solve development puzzles through the delivery of innovative digital marketing solutions
  • The awesome people you get to work with, and learn from
  • The casual, fun office environment
  • The complementary “refreshments” every Friday afternoon
  • The competitive compensation and benefits program
  • The work on well-known brands that will add to your portfolio of experience

 

Skills and Requirements

Some things you must have:

  • 3+ years of professional experience in the web industry
  • Strong understanding of LAMP stack
  • Strong of HTML, CSS/SASS, JS
  • Strong of PHP (5.6 or 7)
  • Working  knowledge of Symfony framework
  • Strong database skills – proven experience with MySQL 5 or other RDBMS
  • Strong Git knowledge
  • Experience with web application architecture
  • Clean, organized and performant code. Your code is a masterpiece, always. You write code with care for others
  • Web services and APIs guru
  • Attention to detail; ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to learn and adapt to new technologies
  • Self driven to seek out solutions to solve technical issues
  • Can work independently and in a team environment

 

Some things we’d really like you to have:

  • Knowledge of Drupal (Drupal 8 highly desirable). Not only can you write modules and themes, but tend to make core contributions as well.
  • Knowledge of VueJS, React, other advanced javascript libraries

 

Think you've got what it takes?

Submit your resume to jobs@modernmedia.ca.