Web Developer
Houston, Texas, us
2018-12-04 14:15:09


Amuse Digital Agency

Responsibilities:

Primary:

  • Collaborate and communicate effectively with creative team during ideation sessions.

  • Understand each client’s organizational goals and objectives.

  • Assess and recommend appropriate technologies/platforms to effectively meet each project’s requirements and goals.

  • Assume overall accountability for successful implementation on all client projects.

  • Provide technical leadership; Help set the technical direction for our agency.

  • Ensure that we are proactive in our pursuit of new solutions and innovation within our agency.

  • Oversee employee, freelance web developers and partner web developers, ensure technical solutions are properly architected and specified, and review all code for quality assurance purposes.

  • Comfortable using teleconferencing and web-based technology to communicate with our clients, as well as our agency.

  • Accurately estimate hours / costs / resources required to meet project goals.

  • Able to travel when necessary.

Technical:

  • Turns design and user interface mockups into functional websites powered by CMS.

  • Ensures all technology solutions are properly architected and specified.

  • Ensures HTML/CSS is cross-browser and standards compliant and meets accessibility/disability requirements (when required).

Qualifications:

  • BS in computer science or equivalent work experience.

  • A minimum of five years of experience in web design or development services.

  • Hard working, honest, enthusiastic, and flexible; takes accountability seriously and possesses high integrity and professionalism.

  • Proven ability to consistently deliver technology projects on time, and on budget with high quality results and satisfied clients.

  • Ability to juggle multiple projects and clients simultaneously.

  • Enthusiastic and energetic about the future of the web.

Skills:

  • Knowledgeable and experienced in PHP/MySQL, .net, ASP/SQL Server development.

  • Able to effectively perform System Administrator – type functions (server migrations, etc.) for Apache and IIS.

  • Can build websites with responsive architecture, as well as create quasi-native mobile apps through interfaces such as PhoneGap.

  • Solid understanding of (and capable of) building e-commerce / m-commerce ready applications and sites.

  • Experience with HTML 5 animation

  • Well-versed on SEO concepts and trends.

  • Familiar with each layer in the LAMP stack from application architecture and system infrastructure points of view.

  • Comfortable integrating websites with other web applications and systems, both commercial and open source.

  • Proficient in HTML/CSS (Sass strongly preferred), and client-side scripting

libraries. Understands what it takes to develop pixel-perfect HTML that is cross-
browser and standards compliant and meets accessibility/disability requirements,
when necessary.

  • Understands web trends, including social media integration and the impact of the growth of mobile/tablet browsing.

  • Very knowledgeable in the area of web content management systems; experience with multiple systems – Craft CMS, WordPress and e-commerce platforms such as Magento.

  • Solid understanding of source control using GIT and build tools such as Gulp.

  • Versatile; comfortable performing a variety of roles and tasks within the company (examples include: development, technical leadership, training, requirements analysis).

  • Strong written and oral communication skills to a variety of audiences at different levels and with different backgrounds.

  • Demonstrates accountability; owns outcomes and results, prioritizes tasks, and consistently meets deadlines.

  • Thrives on learning and learns quickly.

Job Type: Full-time