Our client is looking for a Jr. Digital Designer/Developer to augment our current digital team. We are a Wordpress shop so we are looking for a designer/Developer who has the desire to learn and grow their expertise in a fast paced environment where no two days are ever the same. Our ideal candidate is someone who has has a wide background from having to do it all in a smaller shop or as a freelancer and is ready to take a challenge themselves by taking a step up in project size and responsibility.
Duties and Responsibilities
Work with the team to develop new websites and maintain existing websites
Designing and implementing new features and functionality
Assisting in establishing and guiding the website’s architecture
Helping formulate an effective, responsive design and turning it into a working theme and plugin.
Help manage hosting for websites and other internal digital platforms
Flexibility and desire to help out where needed even if it’s not in the job description
Requirements and Qualifications
2+ years of full time Wordpress experience including custom theme development
Strong understanding of PHP back-end development
Experience building user interfaces for websites and/or web applications
Experience designing and developing responsive design websites
Working knowledge of design/prototyping programs (Photoshop, Sketch, InVision, etc) to translate design assets from creative staff
Comfortable working with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.
Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers
Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages
Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML)
Proficient understanding of GIT
Experience with managing hosting platforms.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines
Comfortable working in a team or as a single developer on projects or in a team
Great to Haves
Google Analytics experience or even better, certification
Google Tag Manager experience
Experience coding HTML emails from scratch
Experience with paid media - Google Ads, Facebook Ads, Bing Ads, etc…
Digital design experience
Some of the platforms we work in: (not necessarily requirements)
Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, Google Adwords, Google Analytics, Facebook Ads, LinkedIn Ads, Wordpress, WPEngine, Sketch, InVision, Moz, SEMRush, DataStudio, DashThis, Google Apps, MailChimp, SharpSpring, Yoast, Gravity Forms, WPBakery, Revolution Slider