We have an immediate need for an experienced full-time, FileMaker Developer to join our growing team. This position will work on site in our HQ office in West Los Angeles, California and will have a full range of responsibilities for database administration, feature design and development, end user training, user documentation.
Our system was created by a third party development firm which continues to host the system and make changes. The role would involve managing this vendor, assisting with strategizing on operational improvements through FileMaker development, application support and troubleshooting.
70/30 split between FileMaker development/FileMaker integration with other systems (maintenance and development) such as Google apps and APIs to Quickbooks Online and an efax vendor.
Work closely with the Vice President of Operations to design, develop, deploy and maintain full-featured business-critical systems.
Update project management tools daily.
Manage FileMaker development vendor
Strategize on operational improvements through FileMaker development
Prepare and update tasks accomplished in written format as requested.
BS preferred; AA acceptable
2+ years professional experience developing FileMaker business solutions ideally with some experience with FileMaker plug-ins and/or API integration.
Savvy problem solver with the ability to address a wide range of programming and technical challenges.
Ability to be creative in approach to accomplishing responsibilities and balance craftsmanship with pragmatism and expediency.
Clearly understands and demonstrates a true sense of urgency in accomplishing tasks.
Highly self-motivated/starter and proactive.
Excellent time-management skills are essential, including the ability to appropriately prioritize / readjust and multi-task in a rapidly changing environment.
Comfortable following an established development plan.
Must be able to identify and articulate tradeoffs between scheduling, risks, and quality.
Eager to learn advanced development techniques with FileMaker and other platforms.
Strong math and logic skills
Ideal candidate would have some experience with RESTful-API services.
Understand the impact of changed code on application performance
Ability to build rapport and interact effectively with team members, vendors and business partners outside the Company
Effective listening, verbal, and written communications skills
Must be able to ensure accurate, timely completion of assigned responsibilities/projectsDesired Qualifications:
Advanced FileMaker skills: CWP, Go, WebDirect, fmrest, DMT
Basic knowledge of accounting systems
Advanced Excel skills
Qualified candidates should apply and include current resume with links to the following:
URLs to any publicly accessible web applications you have worked on