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Job Posting: Porter Airlines, Online Design Specialist

Another amazing job opportunity that might be right for you!

TITLE: Online Design Specialist

FUNCTION: Reporting to the Director, Marketing, this role focuses on online graphic production, based on Porter graphic standards. This role creates a powerful integrated experience across a wide spectrum of applications, including the Porter website, paid media, social media, etc.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Integrates online and print creative
  • Creates and produces final digital files, for internal and external applications
  • Supports the current and proposed Porter website, including  product architecture and navigation
  • Designs, code and loads eblasts
  • Updates and upgrades the marketing portion of  Porter website , including content, format, SEO, static and motion
  • Uploads or delivers materials to all media as required, and liaises with outside production departments
  • Develops new marketing materials in different formats based on current graphic standards
    • Maintains accurate online files of graphic design materials
    • Develops presentations, including multi-media
    • Actively participate in Porter’s Safety Management System (SMS) including, reporting hazards and incidents encountered in daily operations; understand, comply and promote the Company Safety Policy
    • Any other duties as requested by the Director, Marketing

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graphic Design degree/diploma from an accredited post-secondary institution
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience
  • Advanced development knowledge with Flash, HTML 5, CSS, JavaScript
  • Advanced knowledge of Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign
  • Solid understanding of design and ability to work with complex design specifications
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Premiere
  • Experience working on public-facing websites
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite including Outlook, Excel, Word & PowerPoint
  • Keen aptitude for communicating with both technical and non-technical resources
  • Excellent conceptual and creative skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks concurrently
  • Ability to work effectively within a team environment and accept direction
  • Bilingualism (English/French) is an asset

POSTION LOCATION

  • Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport

 

Please forward your resume to jobs@flyporter.com. 

 

Job Posting: Java Web Developer!

Onestop Media Group, Canada’s leader in digital out-of-home networks, is looking for a creative, problem solving developer. This position requires someone with experience taking a significant role in several projects, including design and maintenance of our customer web portals.

You will be expected to design, build, document and test your solutions in a team environment. The company wants your input on software development processes and system design. Your skill set should include:

Qualifications
  • 3+ years of development experience
  • Expert in Java 1.6, JSF 2.0, Hibernate 3.x, Spring 3.x
  • Understanding of XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery
  • Familiarity with Unit Testing and Continuous Integration
  • Ability to read and maintain Perl and PHP scripts
  • Basic understanding of Linux system administration

The job will challenge and provide amazing opportunities for learning new things. The company provides a comprehensive benefits program, a powerful dual-head workstation, great coffee, in a lively and friendly downtown office environment.

Please apply to jobs@onestopmedia.com with a cover letter describing why you would fit into our company. They are read, and it’s a good way to differentiate your application from the hundreds of bots who will also apply for this job.

Only applications in PDF or plain text format will be accepted. Links to examples of your work on-line and salary expectations would be appreciated.

 

 

GestureTek is Looking for a Content Development Intern!

GestureTek, a leading developer of gesture based interactive systems, is recruiting a Content Development Intern. Participate in the creation of video games controlled by body movement, multi-touch kiosks for museum exhibits and large scale interactive installations for corporate showrooms.

Details!

Your Tasks
Gain familiarity with our complete product line including multi-touch tables, 3D camera systems and motion sensitive interactive projections.
Test content and complete reports on the experience.
Participate in the development of applications, writing code and editing image files.

Requirements

Recommendation from a teacher or previous employer.
Experience with HTML, Java, Action Script an asset. A willingness to learn is necessary.
Familiarity with graphic manipulation software including Photoshop and Illustrator.

Commitment
A minimum of 160 hours must be committed to.

Compensation
Full training on our products will be provided.
Recommendation letter from the president co-signed by the content development manager.
Receive priority placement for future contract opportunities.

Contact
Submit your resume or CV to scott.nihill@gesturetek.com. Demand will be high so don’t hesitate to apply.

You’d be perfect for this! (Two Hot Designer Job Posts)

SR. DESIGNER / ART DIRECTOR



Salary Range
: 70-90K

Job Description:

Openings for seriously talented and experienced designers who love doing what they do. The ideal candidates are able to turn strategic goals into coherent design direction and oversee projects from kick-off to launch. Here’s what we’re looking for in a bit more detail.

Qualifications: A Bitchin’ digital portfolio.

We want to see:

  • Strong concept development and graphic design ability
  • Ridiculous attention to detail
  • Excellent understanding of composition, color, imagery, typography
  • Ability to explain and defend your design decisions

You should have:

  • Experience presenting your work to others, including clients
  • 5+ years experience in the digital channel
  • Strong working experience with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Experience creating and working with copywriters, designers, architects and developers
  • Excellent understanding of user experience issues
  • Experience providing art direction to others
  • Ability to self-manage multiple projects and work within deadlines
  • Team oriented, self-motivated

Bonus if you have:

  • Familiarity with CSS and HTML – no need to execute, but knowing how to implement design in real code is a bonus
  • Experience designing outside of the browser


3D WEB DESIGNER

(Toronto)

Salary Range: 55 – 65K

Our client, an award winning Toronto Agency is seeking a highly talented and creative mind to join their already successful team.

The Ideal Candidate would posses:

  • A deep understanding of Brand importance
  • Appreciates that storyboards are gospel
  • Values being courageous and cutting edge in design and communication
  • Thrives in an atmosphere that is built on collaborative team-work
  • Experience with 3D Modeling/Design
  • Motion Design specialized in After Effects
  • Solid experience in branding and identity
  • Must have experience in the interactive space (ex: Online & Mobile)
If interested in either of these righteous positions, please contact:

Jason Goodman | Account Manager, Hireglyphics

(P) 416 583 2030 ext. 2009 | (C) 416-230-2150 | (F) 416 583 2031

219 Dufferin Street, 307B Toronto, Ontario M6K 1Y9

www.hireglyphics.com | jgoodman@hireglyphics.com


…Bon chance!

HB Studios Seeking Head of Production

HB Studios is seeking an experienced Head of Production to join their team! If you are creative, hard-working, have a passion for video games, and thrive in a dynamic working environment, HB Studios is the place for you.

HB Studios is the largest video game developer in Atlantic Canada with over 100 staff across two locations (the Lunenburg HQ and a Halifax satellite studio). Founded in July 2000, HB have shipped 29 titles with over 200 SKUs across PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, PSP, PC, PlayStation 2 and Xbox selling more than 15.5 million units. Behind HB Studios is a passionate team of game designers, producers, programmers, artists, animators, graphic artists, audio engineers and support staff known in the industry for their high quality sports games, and with publishers for their professional and reliable delivery.

APPLY NOW:

Position:

  • Head of Production

Location:

  • Primarily at HQ in Lunenburg but also the Halifax studio

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage the company’s projects
  • Operational Management – Regularly audit existing production, resourcing, budgets and schedules
  • Departmental budget – Overall accountability for all project budgets and timesheets
  • Staffing Strategy – In consultation with the CEO, GM and HR develop a long term staffing strategy to build core production capability over time
  • Member of the Executive Team – Work as a member of the Executive team to set, communicate and execute the company strategic plan
  • Project Planning – In conjunction with the GM and department directors take new projects into production by organizing the resourcing and establishing scheduled targets and goal
  • Project Management – Present project plans to the CEO for approval. Track, manage and report on projects to ensure that the project goals are being met. Take responsibility for ensuring that issues (support, infrastructure, hiring or technical) affecting projects are resolved
  • You will be responsible for all financial aspects of the project financials including direct project labour costs, change orders and other associated project hard costs. You are expected to work closely with finance department in actualizing project reports and maintaining or growing margins
  • Project Manager Management and Performance – Provide mentoring and drive annual performance reviews of senior project management roles and core production roles
  • Project Debriefs – Manage the documentation and organization of debriefs at the end of each project

TO APPLY:

  • Please submit a concise covering letter highlighting how your training and experience qualifies you for the position and a resume to jobs@hb-studios.com Attention: Human Resources. Please quote competition number P1105-CB when applying!

The full listing can be found here: www.careerbeacon.com/search/en/0/3/62/-1/0/-1/-1/-1/-1/100/3/MB1011058445

HB Studios would like to thank all applicants for their interests. Only those candidates selected for the interview process will be contacted. To learn more about HB Studios, please visit www.hb-studios.com.

Good luck to all applicants!

RIM Seeks Web/Graphics Designer with Mobile Interactive Experience


RIM Seeks Web/Graphics Designer

Are you a Web/Graphics Designer with mobile interactive experience interested in a full-time gig at Research In Motion (RIM)?

POSITION SUMMARY:

  • The designer will be part of the team responsible for BlackBerry Messenger Development at RIM’s Mississauga location (4701 Tahoe Blvd. Mississauga, ON)
  • The designer will be responsible to create interactive user interfaces in both web and mobile applications

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Degree in design or related discipline
  • 3 or more years of experience in developing web applications in HTML, CSS, AJAX, JavaScript, Flash, AIR, XML
  • Knowledge in developing dynamic data-driven web applications
  • Portfolio of work containing samples of web development and other graphical/media designs
  • Experience in prototyping/storyboarding and graphics design

ADDITIONAL ASSETS:

  • Background in software development life cycle and Java programming
  • Knowledge of server-side web technologies such as PHP, JSP, and Linux platform
Interested? Of course you are…

Please direct your resume or further inquiries to careers@rim.com

For more information about career opportunities at RIM, or to apply online, visit RIM Careers (www.rim.com/careers)

Corus Interactive is Hiring Supervising Producer (Kids & Family)

CORUS INTERACTIVE:

Attention Alumni! Corus Interactive is seeking stellar Supervising Producer!

Corus™ Interactive (Toronto) is looking for a Supervising Producer with excellent production and managerial skills to oversee the daily operations and delivery of the Kids & Family websites and web content for YTV, Treehouse, CMT, and Nickelodeon Canada. This position reports into the Director of Interactive.

The ideal candidate will have proven experience running a team that delivers high-quality online experiences, excellent traffic metrics, innovative integrated sponsored campaigns and large-scale production budgets.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure the Network websites perform optimally, function as required, and continue to deliver innovative features and functionality.
  • Maintain and grow Kids & Family websites as category traffic leaders.
  • Manage large-scale production and operations budgets, including work with Director of Interactive on forecasting and managing costs, efficiently produce or acquire excellent web content, and consistently ensure costs are on or under budget.
  • Lead production for Kids & Family Network websites and get the best performance and products out of internal and external teams.  Ensure that all websites operate with minimal downtime, bugs addressed quickly and appropriately, new features needed are identified and produced in a timely manner.
  • Understand the OIDMC tax credit system, ensure maximum number of projects qualify for tax credits, and assist in the preparation of application documentation.
  • Lead the community activities for these brands, including strategic implementation for message boards, loyalty programs, UGC and social media activities; understand all applicable regulations (e.g. PIPEDA) and legal best-practices, membership system design and flow, and organization of the moderator pool.
  • Secure and track rights for digital assets used on the sites, including contract negotiation, rights management and documentation. Oversee the implementation of all legal guidelines and processes by both internal team and external partners.
  • Lead a high-performing team of Producers, Project Managers, and coordinators.

REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Proactive, positive, and thrives in a fast-paced highly-collaborative production environment
  • Comprehensive understanding of interactivity and the Web, website technology and production practices.
  • Passionate advocate for and consumer of interactive media for kids and parents.
  • Minimum 5 yrs professional experience in a senior production or managerial position
  • Excellent communicator and problem solver. Ability to shepherd a wide range of stakeholders with complicated brands.
  • Knowledge of information architecture, usability best practices, and demographic use patterns.
Got what it takes?

Interested applicants are invited to forward a resume by October 26, 2010 to: interactive@corusent.com

Please indicate “Supervising Producer” in your subject line or your email will not be received; no calls or faxes please.

Corus is committed to providing a fair and equitable work environment and encourages applications from qualified women, men, visible minorities, aboriginal peoples, and persons with disabilities.

For more information on Corus™ Entertainment Inc., please visit us at www.corusent.com



OCAD Seeks Instructor for Time-Based/Transmedia Narrative Course






PSST! Hey Alumni…

OCAD is looking for an instructor for their Time-Based/Transmedia Narrative course to start this Fall, so you will have to act fast!

Time-Based/Transmedia Narrative course (ADVR 3B03):
This course continues the study of trans-media narrative and introduces the subject of storytelling and the construction of a narrative structure as students gain an understanding of time-based media across a number of traditional and emerging platforms. Instruction includes the creation of scripts, their refinement and pre-production requirements. As well, students are introduced to professional techniques that will support the execution of their advertising concepts. Projects will include television commercials, time-based web media and other media currently used in conjunction with modern global advertising.

Check out all the deets here: http://www.ocad.ca/about_ocad/human_resources/employment_opportunities/faculty_instructors/sessional_design_2010_2

...and good luck!

Media Intelligence Seeks Senior Editor/Project Manager

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Calling all mediaLEADERS!

Media Intelligence (www.mediaintelligence.ca) is searching for a Senior Editor / Project Manager to join Toronto’s Canadian Coalition for Tomorrow’s ICT Skills (CCICT) on a full time contract position (August 2010 – March 2011) with a possible extension of two years or more.

The CCICT is an industry-led national initiative whose mission is to reverse an alarming decline in IT-related post-secondary enrollments, historically low female participation, and significant shifts in demand – against the backdrop of growing demand from every sector for expertise in digital tools and technologies…

Our message is that today’s IT-related careers are different. They are about leadership and innovation, rather than being stuck in a cubicle doing routine programming. Examples of these exciting careers include tech entrepreneur, social media guru, business change leader, digital media artist, life scientist, and clean energy engineer.

Apply Today!

Qualified and interested applicants are invited to apply to info@mediaintelligence.ca no later than Monday July 26th, 5:00 PM EDT, with:

1. Cover email*
2. CV
3. Salary expectations

*Please include “Senior Project Manager” in the subject header line.

To check out the full job description, click here: http://mediaintelligence.ca/files/posts/000105.pdf

TIFF Seeking Web Developer and Senior Production Coordinator

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This will be an exciting year for TIFF, a vibrant not-for-profit arts organization, that will be marked by the opening of Bell Lightbox, our new home and the world’s premiere centre for film. We are seeking a highly motivated individuals who want to be part of a new era in Toronto’s cultural history.

TIFF is currently accepting applications for the contract position(s) of:

WEB DESIGNER / DEVELOPER

Contract Dates: July 5, 2010 – October 22, 2010

We are looking for a web designer / developer to help design, implement and test our digital collateral and web applications as part of our dynamic Interactive Services Team. Our work environment demands a commitment to quality, ability to meet tight deadlines, and a willingness to work in an open-concept, team-oriented atmosphere. This position reports to the Senior Manager of Interactive Services.

Responsibilities:

• Contribute to the design and execution of web-based marketing collateral
• Update content on TIFF’s web properties using HTML / XHTML / CSS
• Content conversion into various text based delivery formats
• Adhere to quality code and conduct unit testing
• Meet deadlines and manage workload expectations

For more:  download the full job summary
or visit http://stabletalk.cfccreates.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/web-developer-seasonal-contract.pdf

SUBMISSION DUE: JUNE 11 at 5PM
(Please see submission details below)

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SENIOR PRODUCTION COORDINATOR, INTERACTIVE SERVICES

Start Date: JUNE 2010

We are looking for a Senior Production Coordinator to administer the production and execution of our digital collateral and be an integral part of our dynamic Interactive Services team. Our work environment demands a commitment to quality, ability to meet tight deadlines, and a willingness to work in an open-concept, team-oriented atmosphere. This position reports to the Senior Manager of Interactive Services. Successful candidates must possess excellent communication skills, have the ability to manage projects, ensure project deliverables are met, manage resources, document and monitor project execution.

Responsibilities:

The main responsibility for the Senior Coordinator is to manage deadlines established from production requests. This requires managing resources to ensure deliverables are completed and approved on time. This individual also provides detailed written documentation, monitoring and reporting of all project timelines and deliverables. This requires extensive communication with internal staff, including our Marketing and Programming teams as main stakeholders. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Developing timelines based on production requests assigned by stakeholders
• Ensure delivery of collateral material determined by various projects
• Coordinate delivery schedule with internal stakeholders (i.e. Marketing)
• Provide accurate scope for project deliverables
• Troubleshoot execution process, focusing on communication with internal partners (i.e. Creative Services)
• Work closely with Content Coordinator to ensure website content is provided on-time and is of high quality; representative of our master brand and its position in the marketplace.
• Facilitate change management for all web properties.
• Communicate timeline status and resource use for all projects to Senior Manager
• Facilitate department sign-off of collateral as required.
• Submit proofs for external departmental approval

SUBMISSIONS DUE: JUNE 16 at 5PM
For more: download the full job summary
or visit http://stabletalk.cfccreates.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/06/senior-production-coordinator-interactive.pdf

SUBMIT YOUR RESUME TO TIFF
Please email your cover letter, resumé and the names and phone numbers of 3 references to humanresources@tiff.net

Please note the position title in the subject line.
Please note in your cover letter where you saw this job posting.

Visit tiff.net for festival details.

Job Posting: Java Web Developer!

Onestop Media Group, Canada’s leader in digital out-of-home networks, is looking for a creative, problem solving developer. This position requires someone with experience taking a significant role in several projects, including design and maintenance of our customer web portals. You will be expected to design, build, document and test your solutions in a team environment. […]

GestureTek is Looking for a Content Development Intern!

GestureTek, a leading developer of gesture based interactive systems, is recruiting a Content Development Intern. Participate in the creation of video games controlled by body movement, multi-touch kiosks for museum exhibits and large scale interactive installations for corporate showrooms. Details! Your Tasks Gain familiarity with our complete product line including multi-touch tables, 3D camera systems […]

You’d be perfect for this! (Two Hot Designer Job Posts)

SR. DESIGNER / ART DIRECTOR Salary Range: 70-90K Job Description: Openings for seriously talented and experienced designers who love doing what they do. The ideal candidates are able to turn strategic goals into coherent design direction and oversee projects from kick-off to launch. Here’s what we’re looking for in a bit more detail. Qualifications: A […]

HB Studios Seeking Head of Production

HB Studios is seeking an experienced Head of Production to join their team! If you are creative, hard-working, have a passion for video games, and thrive in a dynamic working environment, HB Studios is the place for you. HB Studios is the largest video game developer in Atlantic Canada with over 100 staff across two […]

RIM Seeks Web/Graphics Designer with Mobile Interactive Experience

RIM Seeks Web/Graphics Designer Are you a Web/Graphics Designer with mobile interactive experience interested in a full-time gig at Research In Motion (RIM)? POSITION SUMMARY: The designer will be part of the team responsible for BlackBerry Messenger Development at RIM’s Mississauga location (4701 Tahoe Blvd. Mississauga, ON) The designer will be responsible to create interactive […]

Corus Interactive is Hiring Supervising Producer (Kids & Family)

CORUS INTERACTIVE: Attention Alumni! Corus Interactive is seeking stellar Supervising Producer! Corus™ Interactive (Toronto) is looking for a Supervising Producer with excellent production and managerial skills to oversee the daily operations and delivery of the Kids & Family websites and web content for YTV, Treehouse, CMT, and Nickelodeon Canada. This position reports into the Director […]

OCAD Seeks Instructor for Time-Based/Transmedia Narrative Course

PSST! Hey Alumni… OCAD is looking for an instructor for their Time-Based/Transmedia Narrative course to start this Fall, so you will have to act fast! Time-Based/Transmedia Narrative course (ADVR 3B03): This course continues the study of trans-media narrative and introduces the subject of storytelling and the construction of a narrative structure as students gain an […]

Media Intelligence Seeks Senior Editor/Project Manager

Calling all mediaLEADERS! Media Intelligence (www.mediaintelligence.ca) is searching for a Senior Editor / Project Manager to join Toronto’s Canadian Coalition for Tomorrow’s ICT Skills (CCICT) on a full time contract position (August 2010 – March 2011) with a possible extension of two years or more. The CCICT is an industry-led national initiative whose mission is […]

TIFF Seeking Web Developer and Senior Production Coordinator

This will be an exciting year for TIFF, a vibrant not-for-profit arts organization, that will be marked by the opening of Bell Lightbox, our new home and the world’s premiere centre for film. We are seeking a highly motivated individuals who want to be part of a new era in Toronto’s cultural history. TIFF is […]

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