Future Developer Opportunities

Posted: 11 months ago


About Northern

Headquartered in London, Ontario, Northern is an integrated digital solutions agency helping leading brands across North America navigate digital transformation. Our solutions help brands grow by optimizing their digital customer journey. We have strategically assembled a group of innovators, who have a passion for technology, design, and improving digital experiences.

What We’re Looking For

We are always on the lookout for great Web Development Talent! 

While we might not have any current open developer roles at this time,  we frequently hire Developers who have a strong working knowledge of web applications, programming languages, and web services, such as APIs, CSS, cross-browser compatibility, HTML, JavaScript, JQuery, PHP, security principles, REST,  SOAP, and web user interface design (UI)

If you’d like to be notified of upcoming openings and get on the top of the application pile when our next Developer opportunities come up, please submit a resume and we will contact you when the time comes!

*Full-time remote is available 

We partner with the best in-classTechnology Platforms!

  • Drupal
  • Acquia
  • Kaviyo
  • Adobe
  • Salesforce
  • Magento
  • Shopify
  • Meta
  • Google
  • Big Commerce 

Benefits of Becoming a Northerner In exchange for your talent and expertise, Northern is committed to providing:

  • Robust Benefits plan, including a Health Spending Account
  • Wellness Program & LifeWorks EAP
  • Fitness Reimbursement Program
  • Vet Care Program
  • RRSP Matching
  • Profit-Sharing Performance Bonuses
  • Endless Professional Growth Opportunities
  • Delicious Meals & Company Social Events
  • Free Onsite Parking
  • Referral Bonus Program
  • Flexible work environment - so you can work where & when you work best
  • Allowance to help set up a home office
  • Just to name a few!...

Knowledge, Education, & Experience That We Look for! (not all are required for every position, but a good combination of experience in below will get you noticed)

  • Advanced HTML5 and CSS3 knowledge
  • Magento development, administration, application performance optimization, and caching using redis and varnish
  • BigCommerce development (stencil) and app development
  • LAMP, LNMP Stacks (Linux(Ubuntu), Apache/Nginx, MySQL, PHP)
  • Git Source Control and best practices
  • Object-oriented JavaScript (AJAX, jQuery, NodeJS, JSON, Angular, React, Vue.js etc.)
  • MySQL databases, data modeling/design technique and database tuning
  • PHP Frameworks: Zend, Symfony
  • Front-end Build Tools: yarn, sass, gulp, webpack, babel, etc
  • Front-end Frameworks: Bootstrap, Foundation
  • Shopify development (liquid and theme kit) and app development
  • WordPress development
  • Other web languages, such as Java, Python, C++, Ruby, etc.
  • Cloud Providers: Amazon Web Services (AWS), Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Azure
  • Advanced PHP and MySQL skills.
  • Proficiency in HTML, JavaScript, AJAX, JSON, JQuery, CSS, Git, Object-oriented programming and MVC framework.
  • Ability to customize Drupal Modules (with MySQL database integration).
  • Knowledge of Symfony/Codeigniter/Laravel framework.

At Northern we recognize that experience comes in many different forms. If your experience is similar to what we’re looking for, please consider applying. We know that the best problem-solving and creative thinkers are those with thought diversity; that’s why we’re dedicated to adding new perspectives to our team.

Since its founding in 2015, Northern has grown to nearly 200 employees, helping leading brands across North America navigate digital transformation.

Northern is positioned as a leader in the performance advertising industry as a Facebook Marketing Partner and Google Premier Partner —awarded to only 3% of agency partners in Canada. Our campaigns with leading brands in North America have been recognized as best in class through the Google Premier Partner Awards, Search Engine Land Awards, and the Canadian Search Awards.

Northern’s continued growth, strengthened by our strong company culture, has led to multiple recognitions by Great Place to Work® Canada including Best Workplaces™ in Canada, Ontario, for Women, for Hybrid Work, and more.

Equity and Diversity

Northern invites applications from all qualified individuals. Northern is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from all individuals, including but not limited to members of visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression. Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require any accommodations please let us know when you apply.


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