Web Designer

Upanup is looking for a web designer to join the new Calgary office of our growing agency. You will have incredible opportunities to learn, show initiative and apply your technical and creative design ideas. You will thrive in an entrepreneurial, well-organized and energetic digital marketing agency.

This is a junior-to-intermediate level job that will gain direction from and collaborate with our creative and technical team in Victoria.

Job description:

  • Combine functional user experience with appealing design
  • Develop custom themes for Drupal and WordPress
  • Meet with a diverse client base to consult on project requirements
  • Present concepts, articulate rationale and recommend features to clients
  • Create user-friendly and semantic CMS content authoring experiences
  • Provide support and maintenance services to existing clients
  • Implement responsive web design principles
  • Create project requirement planning documentation
  • Contribute to a collaborative team environment


  • 3–4 years of related web design experience required
  • Proficient in Adobe CS programs
  • Proficient in HTML and CSS
  • Basic understanding of website project workflows
  • Experience designing and developing with Drupal and/or WordPress
  • Upbeat and personable attitude that will make you an asset to the team
  • Display the initiative to continue to learn
  • Understanding of JavaScript frameworks (jQuery, etc.)
  • Have a portfolio of live work

Why join Upanup:

  • You will get an opportunity to collaborate with an experienced team
  • You will focus on quality solutions and service
  • You will be exposed to variety, keeping you interested and challenged
  • You will have the right tools to succeed at your job
  • Upanup provides competitive compensation and vacation, as well as health benefits after three months
  • We have a healthy work environment based on core values of integrity, quality, efficiency, transparency, and friendliness


While Upanup appreciates your interest in this position, only qualified candidates will be contacted. Local Calgary-based applicants only please.