General Electric Marketing Co-Op (Web Designer and Developer) (Sept, 4 mnths) in Markham, Ontario

Role Summary:

Position Title: Marketing Co-Op (Web Designer and Developer)

GE Business: GE Power

Location: Markham, ON

Duration: 4 Months

Anticipated Start Date: September 2017

Number of positions: 2

Application Deadline: July 24, 2017

Essential Responsibilities:

As the Marketing Co-op you will be joining a fast-paced environment as part of the Marketing team. In this role, you will work in the following two areas:

Graphic Design – Where you will be responsible for designing and maintaining layouts and graphics for “Apps”, web, and print marketing material. To see the type of work being done, visit: http://www.gegridsolutions.com/Resources.htm & http://www.gegridsolutions.com/Youtube_vdo/ProductExplorers.htm

AND

Web Development – where you will be working with a team to maintain and create web marketing material.

In this internship, you will have an opportunity to work alongside experienced marketing professionals, working on meaningful assignments, and gain exposure assisting the greater organization in achieving its annual goals and objectives.

Qualifications/Requirements:

Skills:

NOTE: A portfolio website is mandatory. Please include a direct link in your resume.

• Individuals with less than 2 years of work experience (outside of co-op/internship/summer work experience);

Graphic Design:

• Demonstrated experience/exposure in graphic design and layout for web and print;

• Demonstrated experience/exposure in responsive design;

• Demonstrated experience/exposure in wire-framing;

• Demonstrated experience/exposure in Adobe Photoshop, In-design, Illustrator;

• Comfortable using Windows OS with advanced skills in Microsoft Office.

AND

Web Development:

• Prior web development experience in HTML, CSS;

• Familiar with numerous web browsers and behaviours;

• Experience/exposure in Adobe Dreamweaver or another code editor;

• Comfortable using Windows OS with advanced skills in Microsoft Office.

Candidates are to submit a cover letter and resume. It is a mandatory requirement that you identify your school, cumulative GPA, and anticipated graduation date as part of the application process.

Desired Characteristics:

Complimentary skills and abilities :

Graphic Design – animation, fine arts, web development, 3D modelling and animation, Soundtracks and SFX, HTML, CSS, CSS animations, Javascript animations, Flash animation and development, 3DS Max, Dreamweaver, After Effects.

AND

Web Development – CSS animations and Javascript animations, Flash design (animation and development), HTML5, 3D modelling and animation, ASP.NET.

Locations: Canada; Ontario; Markham

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.