Translator English to French – Part time, 16 hours per week

We are looking for an English translator to join our product content team: a solid copywriting and translation skills, with impeccable spelling and grammar in French.

Part time, 16 hours per week

Head Office: 6600 rue St-Urbain, Montréal, H2S 3G8

Job Summary

We are looking for an English translator to join our product content team. This individual should demonstrate solid copywriting and translation skills, with impeccable spelling and grammar in French. Having some experience in the backcountry industry and knowledge of its terminology are important assets. In addition, he or she should be able to demonstrate a strong sense of vision creativity and autonomy.

Main Responsibilities

  • Translate various written documents, such as product descriptions, from English to French by reproducing as closely as possible the content. Context and style of the original text;
  • Revision and translation of blog articles, magazines, newsletters, etc;

Required Skills

  • University degree in translation or professional writing;
  • 2 year of experience in a similar role;
  • Translation experience in the backcountry industry;
  • Ability to write perfectly in French and English;
  • Linguistic excellence, logical and synthesis skills
  • Autonomous and structured;
  • Passion for technical clothing and outdoor gear;
  • Works well with others in the team;
  • Autodidact with a passion for learning and testing new things.

Assets

  • Retail or e-commerce experience, preferably in the backcountry industry;
  • Basic Microsoft Excel knowledge;
  • Basic knowledge of translation software (Memo Q);
  • General ease with computer software.

We offer

  • Friendly working environment in the heart of Montreal;
  • Opportunity to evolve professionally in a growing company;
  • Opportunity to work with talented people.

How to Apply

We thank everyone for their application. Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted.

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Frontend Web Developer – Contract position – February to October 2018

We are looking for a person who won’t back away from sizeable challenges: a real problem-solver.

Full time, 40 hours per week – Contract position – February to October 2018

Head Office: 6600 rue St-Urbain, Montréal, H2S 3G8

Job Summary

Altitude Sports is an online business that is growing quickly in the Canadian market. Our plans for growth are ambitious and we do what it takes to reach them. This leads to the constant evolution of our team of young professionals which is turning this company into a breeding ground of opportunities.

We are looking for a person who won’t back away from sizeable challenges: a real problem-solver. Such a person should be ready and willing to explore new ways of getting things done as well as make the right decisions to meet deadlines. Versatility, drive and a bit of business acumen are highly valued in a company such as ours that is not afraid to reinvent itself. Basically, we require a bold individual that will help us reach the next level!

Main responsibilities

  • Design, develop, implement, improve and support web applications for clients;
  • Recommend and apply usability and functionality solutions for Altitude-sports.com and TheLastHunt.com;
  • Ensure usability requests are met;
  • Perform functional testing and quality control on deliverables;
  • Clearly document deliverables during sprints;
  • Work closely with members of other departments.

Requirements

  • College or University Degree in computer science or other related fields;
  • 2 to 3 years’ experience in a Front End Developer role;
  • Experience with HTML5 and CSS3;
  • Extensive knowledge of jQuery and JavaScript;
  • Experience with responsive/adaptive design;
  • Experience working with version control such as Git;
  • Experience in UX, Usability and browser testing;
  • Perfectly bilingual in French and English, orally and in writing.

Assets

  • Be comfortable with Linux;
  • Experience with Shopify (Liquid) and e-commerce;
  • Angular JS | BackboneJS | React | Bootstrap;
  • Knowledge of common CMS (i.e. WordPress).

We offer

  • Group Insurance;
  • Employee discount on over 300 brands;
  • Friendly working environment in the heart of Little Italy;
  • Opportunity to work in growing company;
  • Continuous learning opportunities;
  • Work with talented and brilliant people!

Why us?

We offer you the chance to make a difference and take part in our growth. We want to emphasize innovation and we will not be short on stimulating projects. By working with several departments, the benefits of your work will quickly be noticed and will bring a great sense of satisfaction to all.

Come join our team!

How To Apply

We thank everyone on their application. Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted.

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