Senior Web Developer

Bankers Financial Saint Petersburg , FL 33701

Posted 3 months ago

Summary/Objective

Provides guidance in the design and implementation of web content, web-to-lead strategies, continuous managing and maintaining external web servers and database servers, assisting IT with webservers and participate in identifying and implementing the company's long term web strategies. Continuously monitors WordPress installations for misconfigurations and security issues. Assists multiple business units with any website needs, dealing with everything from company intranet to connecting website pages to Salesforce.com.

Essential Functions

  • Prototyping Websites from pen and paper to digital sitemap and wireframes.

  • Extensive knowledge in Adobe Creative Cloud and interactive graphic production.

  • Ability to take a PSD / mockup or concept and convert it into HTML5 / CSS3.

  • Expert in HTML5 / CSS3 current best practices, including Webkit animation.

  • Experience with CSS extension languages Sass and Less.

  • Developing W3C and ADA standards compliant code.

  • Extensive knowledge in custom written JavaScript / jQuery / Ajax.

  • Integrating HTML and CSS code into custom WordPress Themes and WordPress Plugins.

  • Understanding of PHP, MySQL, PHP My Admin & WordPress functions to manage projects.

  • Use of CSS frameworks such as Bootstrap, Foundation or Google Material Design.

  • Skilled with website image optimization including SVG creation and optimization.

  • Fully understanding and custom developing HTML geared toward SEO and PPC campaigns.

  • Expertise in evaluation and performance optimization using tools such as Google PageSpeed Insights.

  • Expertise in performance tuning / speed optimization of the WordPress CMS.

  • Expertise in securing and locking down WordPress CMS installations.

  • Working knowledge of Google Analytics, Piwik and other analytics software a plus.

  • Solid understanding of Multivariate Testing as well as A/B Testing and how to implement tests.

  • Understanding in testing, debugging and troubleshooting cross-browser compatibility issues.

  • Expert knowledge in deploying a Linux LAMP / LEMP environment (Ubuntu / CentOS).

  • Expert knowledge in securing Linux environments (Ubuntu / CentOS)

  • Experience with Grunt / Gulp.

  • Experience with GitHub / BitBucket.

  • Experience with Salesforce.com / VisualForce pages / Apex coding.

  • Assist in developing methodologies, standards and best practices for the group.

  • Physical attendance is required at worksite.

Supervisory Responsibility

Responsibilities include making sure all client facing websites server and database servers are running and working properly 24/7.

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of this job, the employee will be required to maintain a stationary position for long period of time, but will be required to travel by stairs or elevator to the other floors where the respective business units are located. Employee will constantly operate a computer and other office machinery such as a printer, projector, mobile phone and tablet. Communication is imperative for this person; must be able to accurately and frequently exchange information through face to face meetings, telephone, email, instant messaging or other communication systems.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

  • Full-time salaried position

  • Monday through Friday

  • 40+ hours per week

  • In office position

  • On call in the event of emergency needs

Travel

Occasional travel for conferences, continuing education and special events.

Required Education and Experience

Indicate required education, professional certification and experience based on requirements that are job-related and consistent with business necessity.

Preferred Education and Experience

  • Minimum 5 years of marketing and/or IT experience.

  • Minimum 5 years of managing LAMP/LEMP Stack.

  • Minimum 5 years of HTML/CSS/JavaScript and their related best practices.

  • Minimum 5 years of PHP/MySQL/WordPress and their related best practices.

  • Minimum 3 years of UI/UX experience.

  • Excellent analytical skills

  • Ability to think through and ahead of complex business processes

  • Compulsive eye for detail

  • Ability to work independently, or as part of a team, on multiple projects at once

  • Ability to thrive in a multi-tasking environment

  • Ability to determine priorities in a constantly changing environment

  • Excellent communication skills verbal and written

  • Excellent customer service skills

The preceding position description has been designed to indicate the general nature of the work performed; the level of knowledge and skills typically required; and usual working conditions of this position. It is not designed to contain, or be interpreted as a comprehensive, complete or exclusive list of the duties of the position. Additional and different duties may be assigned from time to time. We are an E-Verify company.


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