Become a BIMMER

If you love BBQs on a patio (at work), family-style dinners with friends who are co-workers and generating award-winning creative while measuring the impact it produces, you might have what it takes to be a BIMMER. Luckily for you, we love finding top talent.

Hardworking and the best at what you do.

Content Manager/Author – CMS team

BIMM is booming, so we’re looking for a Content Manager/Author  to join our content team.

About Us:

We are BIMM – a results-driven marketing communications agency located in Toronto’s historic Distillery District. For over 30 years, we’ve crafted flawless direct, digital and retail campaigns for some of the biggest brands in Canada. Everything we do is guided by a simple philosophy: Marketing with greater certainty. We love generating award-winning creative and measuring the impact it produces. Luckily for you, we also love finding new talent.

 

 

What we’re looking for in a Content Manager/Author:

Position Overview

We are looking for a qualified Content manager to join our team. You will be responsible for creating, improving and maintaining content according to our clients’ business goals and brand requirements. Our ideal candidate is an experienced professional with demonstrable creative writing skills. As a Content manager, you should perform well under deadlines and be detail-oriented. You will be responsible for the following processes and procedures: 

  • Maintaining content in our CMS for our clients
  • Transferring visual assets and copyrighted assets from design team to the website
  • Quality Assurance of your work and your peers
  • Scope Management  
  • Time and Project Management  

Responsibilities

In this role, you will:

  • Collaborate with marketing and design teams to plan and develop site content, style and layout
  • Create and publish engaging content for our clients
  • Liaise with content writers to ensure brand consistency
  • Optimize content according to SEO
  • Use content management systems to deliver the content in a consistent manner
  • Manage a promotional and cycle calendar and ensure content timing is accurate and planned appropriately
  • Ensure compliance with law (e.g. copyright, data protection, and legal disclaimers)
  • Stay up-to-date with developments and generate new ideas to draw user’s attention

Requirements

  • Attention to detail
  • Good organizational and time-management skills
  • BSc degree or diploma in Marketing, Digital Advertising, Business Administration  or relevant field

Added Bonuses

  • Work experience as a Content manager/author
  • Hands on experience with MS Office, Photoshop, AEM is a plus
  • Basic technical knowledge of HTML and web publishing
  • Knowledge of SEO and web traffic metrics

 

 

What we look for in a BIMMER:

At BIMM we value work ethic, so we need a hard worker who can roll up their sleeves and jump in. Our ideal candidate is an assertive and proactive self-starter with strong interpersonal skills. The ability to work well within a team and great written and verbal communication skills are required. Plus, candidates must possess a creative, open-minded and solutions-oriented approach to problem-solving, and have a solid track record of successfully delivering complex projects from start to finish. 

UI Designer

UI Designer

We are currently building new pages, tools, and interactions to cover a major automotive digital experience and need a talented and enthusiastic designer to create original UI. You would be part of our collaboration team that is leading the digital space for for this automotive company. This is an opportunity to design creative user interfaces and interactions for a leading car brand for all of America.

Responsibilities

  • Evaluate user requirements in collaboration with product managers and UX team
  • Illustrate design ideas using relevant UI design tools
  • Design graphic user interface elements, like menus, tabs and widgets
  • Build page navigation buttons and search fields
  • Develop UI and prototypes that clearly illustrate how sites function and look
  • Create original designs
  • Prepare and present rough drafts to internal teams and key stakeholders
  • Identify and troubleshoot UX problems (e.g. responsiveness)
  • Conduct layout adjustments based on user feedback
  • Adhere to brands standards on fonts, colors and images
  • Present final work and concepts to clients

Requirements

  • 3-5 years experience
  • Ideally – a car lover
  • Some experience with template-based web design
  • Proven work experience as a UI/UX Designer or similar role
  • Portfolio of design projects
  • Proficient in design and prototyping tools: Figma, Sketch, Adobe XD and Invision.
  • Up-to-date knowledge of design software like Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Team spirit; strong communication skills to collaborate with various stakeholders
  • Good time-management skills
  • Has experience in the Agile Work methodology.

Senior Frontend Engineer

BIMM is booming, so we’re looking for a Senior Frontend Engineer to join our team.

WHO WE ARE

BIMM is an agency solving complex web experience challenges for clients in Canada and across the globe. For over 30 years, we’ve crafted flawless direct, digital and retail campaigns for some of the biggest brands in Canada.

Everything we do is guided by a simple philosophy: Marketing with greater certainty. We love generating award-winning creative and measuring the impact it produces.

WHO YOU ARE

You use modern tools and frameworks but can code up a web app from scratch using only HTML5, CSS3 and vanilla JS (you probably won’t have to but you could do it to prove the point). You are a team player who can fly solo when needed. Although you have the full support of your team mates, you are able to lead the research and solution of complex problems. At the same time, you know when to ask for help and don’t let silly pride or ego get in the way, because after all, you are part of a team.

“Initiative” is your middle name and you don’t give us a chance to chase you. We are on the hunt for people who have an innovative mindset (you still dream of that moonshot project, but are currently working on your side-gig)! Is this you?

EXPERIENCE

Must have:

● Knowledge of best practices building a clean codebase. eg. file maintenance, component structure
● Portfolio demonstrating your frontend skills
● Motivation to learn and be on the forefront of current technology standards and practices
● Strong knowledge of fundamentals of javascript without a framework
● Extensive exp. with one or many of the top Javascript frameworks or libraries. ie. React, Vue, Angular
● Strong knowledge of CSS
● Comfortable with the command line and git utilities
● Worked with large projects from inception to completion
● Familiarity with working with different CMS integrations and building out clean content structures

Nice-to-have:

● Experience with GraphQL and Apollo
● Experience with Node
● Experience with NextJS or NuxtJS
● Familiar with SSR applications and their requirements
● Experience with Styled Components
● Experience with MongoDB or other databases
● Experience with ecommerce platforms, e.g. Shopify Plus, CommerceCloud, Hybris, etc.

Interested in connecting? We feel the same way! Send your resume/LinkedIn profile and portfolio to careers@bimm.com with Senior Frontend Engineer in the subject line. Can’t wait to chat!

Senior Backend Engineer

BIMM is booming, so we’re looking for a Senior Backend Engineer to join our team.

WHO WE ARE

Bimm is an agency solving complex web experience challenges for clients in Canada and across the globe. For over 30 years, we’ve crafted flawless direct, digital and retail campaigns for some of the biggest brands in Canada. Everything we do is guided by a simple philosophy: Marketing with greater certainty. We love generating award-winning creative and measuring the impact it produces.

WHO YOU ARE

You use modern tools and frameworks and can code up an application from scratch and spin up a cloud infrastructure to host it. You have a clear understanding of security and build it into any of your services. Although you have the full support of your team mates, you are able to lead the research and solution of complex problems. At the same time, you know when to ask for help and don’t let silly pride or ego get in the way, because after all, you are part of a team.

“Initiative” is your middle name and you don’t give us a chance to chase you. We are on the hunt for people who have an innovative mindset (you still dream of that moonshot project, but are currently working on your side-gig)! Is this you?

EXPERIENCE

Must have:

  • Knowledge of best practices and writing Clean Code
  • Working knowledge with server-side frameworks and languages and DevOps technologies (e.g. NodeJS, PHP, Apache, NginX, k8s etc.)
  • Comfortable in the command line (e.g. Linux, Windows, or Mac)
  • Builds a prototype and is able to take it to production (kind of mindset)
  • Use a variety of tools to perform unit testing, automated builds, and source control
  • You can demonstrate experience from at least one large scale project.
  • Autodidact who rapidly picks up new concepts and technologies.

Nice-to-have:

  • Knowledge of Cloud Foundry and k8s
  • Knowledge of Concourse and CircleCI
  • Knowledge of MySQL, PostgreSQL, and MongoDB
  • Familiarity with AWS
  • Familiarity with Docker
  • Experience with ecommerce platforms, e.g. Shopify Plus, CommerceCloud, Hybris, etc.

Interested in connecting? We feel the same way! Send your resume/LinkedIn profile to careers@bimm.com with Senior Backend Engineer in the subject line. Can’t wait to chat!

Technical Business Analyst

BIMM is booming, so we’re looking for a Technical Business Analyst to join our team.

WHO WE ARE

BIMM is an agency solving complex web experience challenges for clients in Canada and across the globe. For over 30 years, we’ve crafted flawless direct, digital and retail campaigns for some of the biggest brands in Canada. Everything we do is guided by a simple philosophy: Marketing with greater certainty. We love generating award-winning creative and measuring the impact it produces.

WHO YOU ARE

You will work closely with our newest client who is a large North American Automotive client as well as our robust tech team to identify the clients technical needs, define solutions and maximize opportunities.You will also support our technical team through various stages of the development lifecycle. Although you have the full support of your team mates, you are able to lead the research and solution of complex problems. At the same time, you know when to ask for help and don’t let silly pride or ego get in the way, because after all, you are part of a team.

“Initiative” is your middle name and you don’t give us a chance to chase you. We are on the hunt for people who have an innovative mindset (you still dream of that moonshot project, but are currently working on your side-gig)! Is this you?

A typical week will involve:

  • Defining and documenting the clients business functions and processes while keeping an eye out for any process improvement opportunities 
  • Conducting independent and strategic research on the solutions to be developed, and the users they are being developed for
  • Liaising between our internal team and client to ensure we are interpreting the needs into functional solutions
  • Writing business requirement documents to define the technical solution to a user’s problem
  • Continuous analysis of the feasibility and efficacy of the developing systems 
  • Documenting changes for functional and business specifications – You should be able to write a document that can be universally understood by all involved parties
  • Gathering and sharing relevant information and reports using analytics, industry/competitive research and trends.
  • Participating in test case definition and user acceptance testing 

EXPERIENCE

Must have:

  • 3-5 yrs exp in a Technical Business Analyst role or similar
  • Expert level knowledge of SDLC
  • Keen eye for detail with exceptional communication skills
  • Understanding of front end design principles (Web, Mobile)
  • Previous experience with server-side frameworks and languages 
  • Passionate about understanding complex problems and driving innovative solutions
  • Advanced knowledge of project management and agile methodologies
  • Working knowledge in the use of JIRA / Confluence 

Nice to have:

  • Experience in the automotive industry
  • Ability to code

Interested in connecting? We feel the same way! Send your resume/LinkedIn profile and portfolio to careers@bimm.com with Technical Business Analyst in the subject line. Can’t wait to chat!

Digital Analyst

OVERVIEW

BIMM is booming, so we’re looking for an Intermediate Digital Analyst to join our team.


About Us:

We are BIMM – a results-driven marketing communications agency located in Toronto’s historic Distillery District. For over 30 years, we’ve crafted flawless direct, digital and retail campaigns for some of the biggest brands in Canada. Everything we do is guided by a simple philosophy: Marketing with greater certainty. We love generating award-winning creative and measuring the impact it produces. Luckily for you, we also love finding new talent.

What we’re looking for in a Digital Analyst:


Position Overview

We’re looking for an energetic person with superior analytical abilities, great attention to detail and strong communication skills to join our growing team as a Digital Analyst.

This role reports to the Director of Customer Insights and involves frequent interaction with all levels of management, clients, and outside suppliers. The ideal candidate will display the perfect balance of analytic capabilities, confidence, and business acumen.


Responsibilities

  • Be the subject matter expert for all things digital on a clients’ business
  • Be the point of contact internally for all inquiries relating to a clients’ properties
  • Make recommendations and help implement process improvements with the ultimate goals of driving clients results
  • Provide technical expertise on the development, analysis and interpretation of marketing data and reports
  • Develop new data visualizations that help lay people understand the insights in the data
  • Develop new tagging strategies to meet client needs
  • Be the first person that notices when something is unusual with the clients’ digital properties
  • Analyze ‘offline’ data in isolation or in conjunction with data obtained from digital sources

Qualifications

  • Exceptional analytical, critical thinking and organizational skills, including the ability to quantify and analyze customer data
  • Outstanding oral and written communication skills; particularly in the area of presenting complex technical concepts to colleagues and clients
  • Able to manage your workload across a number of tasks and projects to help the team execute campaigns flawlessly in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Ability to manage a large number of concurrent tasks and projects
  • A team player with strong interpersonal skills, a bias for action and strong customer service orientation
  • Flexible and able to work in an environment where “change” is prevalent
  • Self-starter, with the ability to manage and drive projects with limited supervision

Required Education, Skills and Abilities

  • University degree in business, finance, economics, statistics/math or computer science
  • Strong, fundamental understanding of web analytics principles
  • Deep experience with Google Analytics or Adobe Analytics (both is preferred)
  • Experience in building tagging solutions with Google Tag Manager
  • Advanced MS Office capabilities, most importantly MS Excel and MS PowerPoint
  • Familiarity with front end web development fundamentals (experience with HTML, JS, CSS preferred)
  • Experience with tracking on mobile platforms: Adobe Mobile Services or Google Firebase (both preferred)

Nice-to-have Education, Skills and Abilities

  • Experience is the configuration of analytics
  • Frontend (HTML, JS, CSS) development experience
  • Google Data Studio
  • Google Optimize
  • Google certifications
  • Tableau
  • SQL, R or general programming experience

If you’re a team player who believes strongly in continuous improvement and strives to create best-in-class programs, drop us a line at careers@bimm.com

Digital Product Manager

BIMM is booming, so we’re looking for a Digital Product Manager to join our team.

WHO WE ARE

Bimm is an agency solving complex web experience challenges for clients in Canada and across the globe. For over 30 years, we’ve crafted flawless direct, digital and retail campaigns for some of the biggest brands in Canada. Everything we do is guided by a simple philosophy: Marketing with greater certainty. We love generating award-winning creative and measuring the impact it produces.

WHO YOU ARE

You are passionate about amazing digital experiences, and constantly look to make those experiences better. Yes, you’re judgy about every app you use and website you visit, and your friends and family don’t understand why it bugs you so much.  You have been an integral part of building a great product, either top to bottom, or certain modules, and you understand the importance of converting information into experiences. You challenge developers and designers to push the limits of the technology and delight the user at every swipe.

EXPERIENCE

Must have:

  • 3-5 years of experience in a Technical Product Management role or similar
  • Knowledge of best practices in product management for TDD
  • Working knowledge with coding languages and high level competency
  • Proven ability to build, groom, and deliver on a product roadmap for a large scale product
  • Work in Scrum and Agile environments
  • Ability to write proper user stories including test and acceptance criteria
  • Drive and initiative are evident in your career, and you have been a major contributor to the success of a product launch.
  • Proven ability to run agile projects including all required sprint rituals
  • Strong Client relationship experience as you will work side by side with client stakeholders
  • Project management experience

Nice-to-have:

  • Certified Scrum accreditation
  • PMI certification
  • Programming experience
  • Specific experience in product management for the automotive space

Interested in connecting? We feel the same way! Send your resume/LinkedIn profile and portfolio to careers@bimm.com with Digital Product Manager in the subject line. Can’t wait to chat!

UX Designer

WHO WE ARE

Bimm is an agency solving software engineering challenges for clients in Canada and across the globe. We help our clients market with greater certainty, using data driven creative solutions. These solutions are focussed on the optimal user engagement with our clients’ brands, products, and experiences. 

We have fun and we work hard. We have everyone’s back, and don’t let anyone stand alone. We drive results, but don’t mind stopping to take it all in. Our clients work with us because we are easy to work with. We push them, they push us. We all get closer to mastery. Every day.

WHO YOU ARE

You can rock modern tools and frameworks but can code up an application from scratch and spin up a cloud infrastructure to host it. You are a team player who can fly solo when needed. You won’t be asked to untar a file without Googling but you could comfortably live in the command line.

EXPERIENCE

Must have:

  • Knowledge of best practices in UX
  • Working knowledge of web and mobile development and high level capabilities
  • Comfortable in the design brief through to the sprint review
  • Proven ability to challenge design and fight for the user
  • Ability to develop wireframes and prototype to support your work
  • Experience in an agile environment
  • User research sources and capabilities
  • Information Architecture experience
  • User testing experience and methodologies
  • Experience in accessibility practices

Nice-to-have:

  • Analytics experience 
  • Knowledge of tech stacks and standard digital infrastructure
  • UX Strategy
  • UI capabilities, taking your UX to the next level

QUALIFICATIONS

  • You can demonstrate experience from at least one large scale project, product you designed
  • “Initiative” is your middle name. You don’t give us a chance to chase you.
  • An innovative mindset (you still dream of that moonshot project)
  • 4+ years experience in visual user interface design.
  • Ability to create clean, visually consistent designs.
  • In-depth knowledge of Adobe suite and Microsoft Office; Experience with Sketch, XD, Figma, and Zeplin are a plus. UX design tools are open for enhancement.
  • Understanding and appreciation of standard user interface design concepts and processes.
  • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to present complex concepts clearly and persuasively across diverse audiences at various levels of our organization.
  • Meticulous attention to detail and exceptional organizational skills.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple design requests in a timely fashion, with competing priorities and deadlines.
  • Experience testing websites and software on a variety of platforms including iOS and Android mobile and devices.
  • Previous experience with user centered design principles and practices, web/mobile standards, typography and color, and web/mobile usability standards.
  • Have contributed as a leader in design and a strong collaborator across product managers and engineers.
  • Knowledgeable in creating wireframes, visual mockups graphics, user workflows, and low and high-fidelity prototypes.
  • Ability to work with designers and developers to implement new ideas.

Intermediate CRM Copywriter

OVERVIEW

If all you want to do is TV and print, this job is not for you
If you believe in the power of data-driven creative that leads to results, keep reading

Experience

Mandatory experience: CRM + digital and 3-6 years of experience

Qualifications

  • Telco and luxury Automotive experience please
  • Must be able to write across various mediums (and love it!)
      – Email
      – DM: letters, self-mailers, brochures, FSIs
      – Websites
      – Microsites
      – Display ads
      – Social media posts
      – Print
  • Must be highly organized and proficient in handling multiple versions
  • Must be detail oriented (or better yet, a perfectionist)
  • Must be willing to work their ASS OFF!
  • Must be able to come up with ideas in collaboration with an art director
  • Driven by the possibility of doing award winning work, but willing to do the everyday stuff for the remaining 90% of the time
  • Must be able to work in an entrepreneurial environment and be a self-starter
  • Must be willing to work hard and handle multiple projects with tight timelines
  • Must be able to laugh in the face of stress

Interested candidates should drop us a line at careers@bimm.com

Intermediate CRM Art Director

OVERVIEW

If all you want to do is TV and print, this job is not for you
If you believe in the power of data-driven creative that leads to results, keep reading

Experience

Mandatory experience: CRM + digital and 3-6 years of experience

Qualifications

  • Telco and luxury Automotive experience please
  • Must be able to art direct across various mediums (and love it!)
      – Email
      – DM: letters, self-mailers, brochures, FSIs
      – Websites
      – Microsites
      – Display ads
      – Social media posts
      – Print
  • Must have killer design chops
  • Must be detail oriented (or better yet, a perfectionist)
  • Must be willing to work their ASS OFF!
  • Must be able to come up with ideas in collaboration with a copy writer
  • Driven by the possibility of doing award winning work, but willing to do the everyday stuff for the remaining 90% of the time
  • Must be able to work in an entrepreneurial environment and be a self-starter
  • Must be able to handle a lot pf projects simultaneously
  • Must be able to laugh in the face of stress

Interested candidates should drop us a line at careers@bimm.com

Production Artist

OVERVIEW

We are looking for an Intermediate Production Artist to join our exciting fast paced environment in our Creative Services team. You will be part of a team
that works hard and plays hard. We are creative, technical and have a passion for flawless execution, on-time delivery and a passion for learning.

Still interested?

Key Role Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for the execution of all assigned work in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Produce design layouts with minimum guidance from Creative/Design.
  • Prioritize work to accommodate deadlines.
  • Manage and maintain high level of responsiveness and flexibility to accommodate
    internal client requests and changing circumstances.
  • Prepress computer files for transmission to publications and/or clients.
  • Be able to prepare mockups and mount boards.
  • Contribute toward the development of Creative Services team, as an industry leader
    recommend solutions with the latest technological advancement.

Qualifications:

  • Advanced knowledge of Indesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. Sketch, Adobe XD,
    Invision and After effects are all bonuses.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Power Point will be an asset.
  • Experience using master creative and independently create digital tactics for online/social.
  • Experience ensuring designs are on brand.

Education and Experience:

  • Minimum 2 years of Agency experience experience
  • Solid portfolio of recent commercial work or student projects
  • A degree or diploma in graphic design or equivalent experience
  • Clear and professional communication skills

Interested candidates should drop us a line at careers@bimm.com

QA Analyst

BIMM is booming, so we’re looking for a QA Analyst to join our team.

WHO WE ARE

BIMM is an agency solving complex web experience challenges for clients in Canada and across the globe. For over 30 years, we’ve crafted flawless direct, digital and retail campaigns for some of the biggest brands in Canada. Everything we do is guided by a simple philosophy: Marketing with greater certainty. We love generating award-winning creative and measuring the impact it produces. 

WHO YOU ARE

You will be part of a high-caliber development team who is responsible for transforming a large North American Automotive clients’ product. You will be contributing to a fast paced, test driven development environment delivering in short release cycles. You love getting deeply involved with a product as this role will be on the manual QA side.

Although you have the full support of your team mates, you are able to lead the research and solution of complex problems. At the same time, you know when to ask for help and don’t let silly pride or ego get in the way, because after all, you are part of a team.“Initiative” is your middle name and you don’t give us a chance to chase you. We are on the hunt for people who have an innovative mindset (you still dream of that moonshot project, but are currently working on your side-gig)! Is this you? 

A typical week will include:

  • Defining stability and stress test strategy, test plan and executing test cases
  • Investigating and reproducing field reported issues and expand test coverage based on findings
  • Generating and presenting test report to internal and external customers
  • Testing strategy and architect test scenario for corner cases, negative cases
  • Reviewing customer requirement and establish test setup to emulate end user environment
  • Proactively working with software team to develop advanced test scenario for new products
  • Configuring and maintaining the soak and stress test environment
  • Working with the software team on design flow and generate test cases to test all possible states

EXPERIENCE

Must have:

  • 2-4 years of QA experience including website,email and banners testing
  • In-depth knowledge of RDBMS and data validation
  • Large scale soak and stress test setup experience
  • Excellent writing, communication, analytical skills
  • Ability to debug and isolate failures with excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Track record of improving test case quality to minimize issues

Nice to have:

  • 2+ years of developing automated script for stability and stress test

Interested in connecting? We feel the same way! Send your resume/LinkedIn profile and portfolio to careers@bimm.com with QA Analyst in the subject line. Can’t wait to chat!


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