Junior Web Developer

SDCO Partners • Posted November 16th

Location
REMOTE ONLY
Position
Category
Software Development
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 WHO YOU ARE:
• A professional candidate skilled in the following: HTML5, CSS3, SCSS, JavaScript, and PHP
• Preferably experienced with JavaScript animation libraries, such as GreenSock or Anime.js
• Highly experienced in building sites on WordPress and/or Shopify 
• Familiar with using SOAP and REST APIs, and AJAX
• Experienced in server management, cPanel, and DNS hosting
• Experienced in using remote repository and version control systems such as GitHub
• Knowledgeable of industry standards and best practices in regards to security; values security measures highly
• Knowledgeable of industry standards and best practices in regards to code structuring and componential design
• Stays up to date on new technology and languages and implementing as necessary
• Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud, including Illustrator, XD, and Photoshop
• Knowledgeable of industry best practices in regards to UX and UI 
• Comfortable working within deadlines
• Multi-tasker who can easily prioritize in a multi-project environment
• Customer service focused with a knack for building user friendly websites
• Considered to have an eye for design and enjoys the creative process
• Excellent communicator, written and verbal
• Team player with a positive attitude who excels in a collaborative environment
• Self-motivated and proactive 

WHAT YOU’LL DO:
• Work closely with Sr. Developers, Designers, and Account Managers to build client websites from the ground up
• Work with clients to evolve and manage their existing websites
• Work with QA to resolve any website bugs or errors
• Assist in the development and management of the CMS for client websites; including writing instructions and uploading content
• Prioritizing the user experience in all things web related
• Provide assistance to clients in a professional, clear, and friendly manner on all things web related such as maintenance, ongoing updates and improvements, and functionality troubleshooting
• Communicate design and functionality parameters to the design team in a clear and consistent way
• Coordinate with the QA and Development team to launch websites on our hosting platform, assist in performing regular check ups, and maintenance updates as needed
• Collaborate with the QA and Development team to maintain the hosting platform and troubleshoot any outages
• Initiate new and improved development processes and systems
• Work effectively as a member of the Development team, collaborating on projects and websites regularly, and providing technical support to team members as needed and influencing the team’s overall success

WHAT YOU’LL GET OUT OF IT:
• Four-day work week
• Remote work flexibility
• Paid time off benefits, including holidays
• Healthcare benefits — $400 / month premium coverage by SDCO following three months of service
• Optional Dental and Vision coverage following three months of service
• 401K retirement plan and employer 4% match following one year of service
• Opportunity for 401K Profit Sharing contribution based on company performance
• Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, and Group Life coverage with the monthly premium paid by SDCO, following three months of service
• Continuing education benefits following three months of service 
• Parental leave following one year of service 
• Team celebrations and philanthropic opportunities
• The chance to work alongside a group of curious, talented thinkers, doers, and makers devoted to creating work that’s resonant, relevant, and meaningful

SOUND LIKE YOU?
Email your development work portfolio, cover letter, resume, and three references to 

WHAT TO EXPECT: 
• An email confirmation that we’ve received your application materials. Due to the high volume of applicants, we only contact those most qualified for next steps
• An interview with the Operations Director and Senior Web Developer
• A second interview with SDCO’s founding partners and creative directors 
• A reference check