Careers

Looking for a great place to work? It might just be here.

Pump is a boutique digital studio. We strive to make digital products that we love, can be proud of, and drive amazing results for our clients in the process. We have a small, world class team. We have an incredible 3 level studio space in Ramsay, frequent team lunches and Friday typically wind down with beers and video games.

If that sounds like something you want to be a part of, we can't wait to hear from you.

Full Stack Developer

A Full Stack Web Developer at Pump has the robust skill-set required to develop, maintain and deploy various websites and custom web-based software within project requirements. Most of our projects fall within these two categories and a strong ability across frontend and backend tasks is required. Our projects can also include varied digital marketing initiatives, so creativity and an interest in unique and varied solutions to problem solving is important.

Some projects will be self directed and others will be team based, comfort with both styles of work is a must.

Skill-set

  • Frontend development
  • Content Management System integration
  • Backend development
  • Server configuration (Apache / NGINX, MySQL)
  • Application architecture
  • Database design/optimization

Our projects consist primarily of website development, but also include varied digital marketing initiatives and development of web-based software systems for clients.

Development tool-belt

  • HTML, CSS, SASS, jQuery
  • PHP & PHP frameworks (CakePHP)
  • PHP based Content Management Systems (Craft)
  • Git
  • MySQL
  • Apache / NGINX
  • Mac OSX and Linux OS Configuration and Administration

We are looking for a like-minded individual who is aligned with our current development practices, but also a developer with leadership qualities looking to evolve and improve development systems. We are looking for transferable skills as much as working knowledge of any specific tools.

Pump is a small collaborative team setting where a Full Stack Web Developer plays a pivotal roll in a project’s success.

Requirements

  • Extensive experience in core development tools (PHP, MySQL, HTML/CSS)
  • Experience in secondary development tools (CakePHP, Craft, ExpressionEngine) or similar
  • Experience with Git
  • Strong communication skills
  • Team player

Some of the following

  • Formal programming education
  • Experience in Mac OSX development tools (MAMP, Vagrant, Coda, Sublime, CodeKit)
  • Experience with PHP package manager - Composer
  • General Interest in OSX & Linux (Virtualization, LAMP, LEMP, Digital Ocean [and other similar cloud services], SSH, Command Line)

Senior Digital Designer

A Senior Digital Designer at Pump is responsible for moving client projects from objective to completed product. These tasks include: Concept & strategy development, design of visual language, design of interactive page layouts, design of information architecture, development of interface demos and supervising visual polish through development process.

Our projects consist primarily of website design and development, but also include varied digital marketing initiatives and input on design of our web-based software systems.

This roll requires being both a creative thinker for developing concepts and visuals, but also having the technical understanding to balance creative goals with business requirements. This roll does not have any programming requirements, but prototyping experience, working knowledge of front-end programming and/or light animation skills are considered strong assets.

Pump is a small collaborative team setting where a Senior Digital Designer plays a leadership roll and is pivotal to a project’s success. The Senior Designer would work closely with our existing designer/owner, project manager and in house development team.

Requirements

  • Strong digital design portfolio
  • 3+ years agency or equivalent design work experience
  • Working knowledge of Adobe suite
  • Aptitude for creative thinking
  • Aptitude with all things digital

Some of the following

  • Formal design education
  • Ability to prototype designs (software)
  • Ability to prototype designs (markup)
  • Animation

How to Apply: If you are a developer/designer/digital marketer looking for a place to hang your hat, we would love to hear from you. Please send your resume and portfolio to jobs@hellopump.com.

Pump Interactive Inc.

// Phone 403.514.0599
// Email info@hellopump.com
// Address 110, 803 24th Ave SE Calgary, AB, T2G 1P5
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