Market Force is a technology driven company with a web based data collection, management, and reporting system at its core. We provide mystery shopping, customer satisfaction, and audit services for some of North America’s and the UK’s leading retail, restaurant, entertainment and pub brands.

You will be working with a growing team who are passionate about technology and work to maintain existing systems, perform setup tasks, improve user experience and integrate modern technologies. This term position will be based in Winnipeg, the Canadian Head Office which supports Customer Intelligence programmes carried out throughout North America and Europe, and works with development teams in the US, Canada, and the UK. You will report directly to a Lead Developer and will be supported by the rest of the development team.

The chosen candidate will be required to:

  • Develop custom solutions to meet the need of the business and its clients using PHP and MySQL
  • Support the rest of the business and clients with maintenance and custom requests
  • Enhance existing systems to improve the user experience and efficiency for clients and users
  • Propose advancements to the existing system and integration of new technologies and techniques
  • Produce and test work to a high standard
  • Document work and provide user notes
  • Strive to deliver great customer service

Candidates must have the following skill requirements:

  • 5 years commercial PHP experience
  • 5 years experience with web presentation languages HTML, CSS, JavaScript and JQuery
  • 3 years commercial MySQL experience in design, implementation and optimization
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Experience developing web systems
  • Experience with source control systems, e.g. Git
  • Working knowledge of SDLC
  • Ability to meet deadlines and schedules and be accountable for assigned tasks
  • Ability to multitask in a fast, dynamic environment and maintain a professional attitude with team members and clients
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills, written and verbal
  • Logical mind-set and excellent problem solving skills
  • Highly motivated with ability to work well independently
  • Excellent attention to detail

Would be a benefit:

  • Experience in MVC architecture and modern frameworks
  • Experience working with Agile and SCRUM

Term Information:

  • 6 month term with potential for renewal