Adster Creative
August 3, 2021
9816A 44 Ave NW, Edmonton, Canada
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Adster Creative is looking for a technical wizard to join our team in the role of Technology Manager. Your duties will be split between Multi Media Management & Adster Creative on internal applications and client projects. You’ll also be the upline for our development team and help our management and strategy teams with complex web applications and hard-to-solve technical problems. 

Your role will be to assist our client-facing digital marketing team and in-house development team with technical support, web development and related duties in order to get our clients the best results possible.

High Level Duties & Responsibilities 

  • Assist two companies with development initiatives & projects including custom website builds, custom web application development
  • Help create new processes for website creation, quality assurance, project scoping and more
  • Routine support for our junior developers and strategy team
  • Increase Adster’s overall efficiency as it pertains to development
  • Increase client satisfaction via the use of technology
  • Managing outsourced team if required
  • Other duties as assigned, including but not limited to: participate/lead team meetings, provide feedback on leads, share your knowledge in blog posts and case studies.

Duties & Responsibility Breakdown

Technical Lead & Custom Projects (60%)

  • Assist Adster and Multi Media Management development initiatives & projects.
  • Ongoing development, maintenance and upgrade of SuperDASH™, Adster’s proprietary reporting dashboard
  • Laravel & custom web application development
    • Work with stakeholders to identify, scope, and assign / assist with development for websites like Energy Job Shop

Tier 2 Support for In-House Web Development & Strategy Team  (30%)

  • Weekly scheduled meetings with in-house development team for mentoring on technical SEO, HTML, CSS, PHP, Laravel, hosting, and more!
  • Technical SEO, tracking & measurement setup assistance
  • Address advanced issues our developers & digital marketing team experience with but not limited to:
    • Setup and install Google Analytics / Tag Manager on client websites and troubleshooting of related issues.
    • Technical optimization and website upgrades
    • Speed modifications to website servers 
    • Image optimization and compression
  • HTML / CSS / PHP Implementation & Troubleshooting
  • Assist in house development team with complex HTML / CSS & PHP issues which may include:
    • Help our account managers address basic issues with WordPress and related CMS driven websitesMake basic improvements and adjustments to our client’s websites via HTML and CSS as outlined by a visual example
    • Document, test, implement and maintain web pages using appropriate web publishing, editing and graphics applications.
    • Implement design standards and styles that ensure a high level of coding efficiency consistent with current best practices
    • Work with the strategy/account management team regarding website maintenance and enhancements. 

Google Apps, Google Drive Assistance, Basic IT & Server & Hosting Administration (10%)

    • Assist with Google Apps user administration, Google Drive, Team Drive etc.
    • Assist team with advanced Google Sheets scripts, formulas and internal dashboard adjustments
    • Assist with server maintenance and upkeep (up-time robot, WHM, hosting switches)
    • Assist with server upgrades and ongoing client support
    • Assist with client hosting transfers, DNS updates etc.
    • Speed modifications to website servers (caching, compression etc.)