Career @ 61 Degrees North

Wanted: The best talent for our various divisions

61 Degrees North is always seeking top talent that will help us to have a competitive edge against our current and future competitors. We’re creating a culture where the statement “Because it’s always been done that way” will never be used as an excuse to stop our staff from being creative. We value creativity, innovation and integrity and we’re not afraid to challenge ourselves and others.

We provide our employees with the resources to succeed personally and professionally. The work we do here has an impact on our client success, and you can be part of it.

Applications from all nationalities and ethnicities are welcome, but you must be completely fluent in the English language.

Web designer /Frontend developer, Stockholm

We would like to see an established portfolio of professional and relevant work. We would like to hear what went wrong and what went right with all/most of them.

Your work tasks

  • Participate in production of web sites and cross plattform solutions
  • Design proposals for web sites and mobile solutions
  • Turn graphical ideas into graphical elements and beautiful code
  • Keep updated with the latest technology and frameworks

Your qualifications

  • Very high knowledge in XHTML/HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript and jQuery
  • Very high knowledge in Adobes application suites
  • High knowledge in SEO
  • High knowledge in responsive design
  • Experience with integration with Facebook and other social media is a plus
  • Experience with PHP and WordPress/other CMS is a plus
  • Experience with PhoneGap and/or other mobile framworks is a plus

Niceties

  • Design experience
  • Knowledge of traditional and digital agency process and culture

Location

  • Stockholm

 

Junior Developer, Sundsvall

About You

We would like to see an established portfolio of professional and relevant work. We would like to hear what went wrong and what went right with all/most of them.

Technical Experience

  • PHP & MySQL/Apache mod_rewrite a plus
  • Experience with writing/using Jquery. High aptitude and/or willingness to push existing javascript plugins, as well as a willingness to learn how to create/write javascript from scratch using larger framework extensions such as backbone.js, etc.
  • CSS mastery (SASS/Compass would be a huge plus.)
  • Some experience with Git, and an (immediate) understanding of what Codebase is and how to learn how to use it.
  • An understanding that testing, fixing, and retesting are integral pieces of the puzzle. Patience and a willingness to pitch in.
  • An awareness of and any experience with responsive development and/or flexible grids a huge plus (please be ready with examples).

Personality

  • High comfort level with extrapolating on themes and interpreting direction and feedback
  • Listening ears. A willingness to hear, understand, and follow a plan.
  • Someone who knows how to disagree without arguing.
  • A good judge of estimating. And then 7 times out of 10, you need to be able/want to beat that by 20 percent or more.

Niceties

  • Design experience
  • Knowledge of traditional and digital agency process and culture

Location

  • Sundsvall