Freelance Toronto, Ontario Canada Sonic Boom is a digital media agency that is a division of NATIONAL Public Relations, Canada’s largest communications consulting firm. Since 1998, Sonic Boom has partnered with leading brands including Timex, SIRIUS Satellite Radio, Honda, Jamieson Laboratories, Gildan and Kohler on a wide array of digital engagements.
We are currently seeking a Web Programmer to join our team for a three-month contract. This position is essential in defining the consumer’s online «old link»e chosen candidate is a logical, analytical problem solver who is a team player, highly skilled, creative and loves a challenge.
You are able to work on our own with limited instruction, perform well in a small team environment and are willing to take full ownership of your assigned tasks. You are fluent in English and have great communication skills as the position may require direct contact with clients.
The Web Programmer will report to the Lead Programmer and work closely with Sonic Boom’s extended team.
» At minimum 3 years industry experience in web programming working in the the interactive or advertising industry. Preference will be given to those who have worked at an interactive agency setting in a similar role.
» Effective interpersonal, client relation and communication skills, both orally and in a variety of written and diagrammatic forms
» Proven creative thinking and problem-solving skills, and can work in a team environment
» Proven understanding of and hands-on experience with: user-centric design, project processes for the development of large scale Web site projects, application of content management systems, personalization, targeting and searching systems, tracking & measurement applications
» Comprehensive approach, detail-oriented and highly organized, plus ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines
» ASP.NET using Object Oriented VB.NET
» Visual Studio 2008
» SQL Server 2005, able to write complex stored procedure, including joins, derived tables, temp tables, correlated sub queries, data casts, create user defined functions, queries that return XML and Full text searches.