Overview

What You’ll Do
Responsibilities:

  • Coordinating and participating in the programming, implementation, testing, and support of web-based projects using the LAMP solution stack of software
  • Programming, developing, and producing data-driven web applications, websites, and mobile apps using the latest technology solutions and software
  • Consulting with clients and the account team to ensure the use of effective Internet-based technologies for enterprise business applications
  • Debugging and problem solving across a wide variety of open-source and mobile platforms
  • WebFX developers typically work on 60+ projects per year, so there is a high level of variety in work and two days are never the same!
  • Our web-based projects use a variety of frameworksselected on a per-project basis.

Percentage Breakdown:

  • 60% website maintenance and debugging
  • 35% building new functionality
  • 5% consulting with other team members.

What We’re Looking For
Desired Education:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline is preferred.

General Knowledge:

  • Strong knowledge of database design and troubleshooting
  • Strong understanding of software development life-cycle and best practices

Experience:

  • Strong English (written and verbal). Resume must be in English to be considered.
  • Less than 1 year of open source web development
  • Solid project-level experience with at least one open source CMS platform such as WordPress, Magento, Joomla, Drupal, etc.
  • Experience with web-based programming languages
  • Mobile app development and/or React Native experience
  • NodeJS
  • Experience with cloud platforms
  • Proficiency in a LAMP environment
  • OOP and procedural programming methodologies
  • Standard Compliant HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript
  • Experience with CSS frameworks
  • Experience with JavaScript and JS frameworks
  • Git Version control (or other version control software)
  • Package management and Task Runners (e.g. NPM, Yarn, Gulp, Grunt)
  • Browser testing abilities using built in developer tools
  • E-commerce solutions and is well-versed in e-commerce methodologies and best practices
  • Previous development firm/agency environment

Qualities:

  • Passion for web development
  • Demonstrates ability to get things done
  • Commitment to delivering high-quality and defect-free projects to clients
  • Comfortable with both object-oriented and procedural programming methodologies
  • Capable of individual “deep work”
  • Ability to collaborate with a team to complete projects rapidly
  • Strong time management skills, can meet deadlines consistently
  • Takes direction well, but also able to make decisions and take initiative
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Stays up-to-date on the latest web technologies
  • Professional, dependable, solid work ethic, detail-oriented, dedication to quality, self-motivated
  • Enjoys solving problems
  • Customer-centric mentality.

What You’ll Get
Ongoing Learning:

  • Training is provided on all core platforms, tools, and technologies
  • Access to hundreds of online resources, courses, and training materials

Compensation:

  • Salary: $8,000 – $15000 / month – Negotiable.