Summary:

The web developer will interpret and execute development of requirements by effectively communicating with technical, marketing and creative teams at DRMG. The ideal candidate has a strong understanding of industry trends and modern web application frameworks and is comfortable working in a front-end as well as limited back-end environment. With a particular focus on client work, the web developer has an opportunity to positively impact our client’s web properties and in turn, their business.

Applications without work samples or GitHub profile will not be considered.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Actively participate in all stages of the software development life cycle (SDLC) for internal and client projects
  • Maintain WordPress (or similar CMS) websites
  • Write code to be scalable, compatible, optimized for maximum speed and mobile responsiveness
  • Ensure web usability best practices remain universally applied
  • Contribute to developing back-end modules and performing code troubleshooting
  • Other duties as assigned by the Director, IT

You can excel as a Web Developer with the following attributes:

  • Strong proficiency in development of modern web applications using one of: PHP, Python, Ruby; or
  • Strong proficiency in custom WordPress development and a variety of plugins; and
  • Strong proficiency in Javascript; and
  • Experience in front-end development using two or more of: HTML5, CSS, SCSS, jQuery, AngularJS, React, Vue.js
  • Worked in the above capacity on multiple demonstrable projects.
  • Source code management using Git
  • Strong attention to detail and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to read, write and speak the English language fluently

Desirable Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related discipline
  • Direct and Digital marketing industry experience
  • Knowledge of image authoring tools (Photoshop, InDesign)
  • Knowledge of SEO best practices
  • Experience developing web properties optimized for lead conversion
  • Experience in using JIRA issue tracking software
  • Experience in transforming creative designs into functional templates
  • Fundamental understanding of web technologies including: HTTP/HTTPS, REST, Cloud platforms such as AWS/Google