Web Developer Position Available -



Posted Under: Washington DC, DC jobs in IT / Software / Systems; IT / Software / Systems jobs in zipcode 20418
Posted On: 2017-05-19 05:00:00

Position: Sr. Web Application Developer

Description: Company has an immediate need for a senior web application developer who will work closely with software architects and product / service leads to translate application designs into clean, efficient and well-documented code. He or she will use analytical skills to solve complex problems while managing personal schedule and deadlines.


Duties and Responsibilities:

? Provide support for existing public websites
?Develop, test and support website applications
?Translate UI designs, mockups, and detailed specifications into functional user interfaces, ensuring cross browser compatibility, performance and robustness, and adherence to coding best practices and current web standards in an accessible environment ( WCAG 2.0 AA)
?Adherence to organizational policies (including change management and documentation)
?Support user testing; apply corrections
?Work with design firm when necessary
?Collaborate with other team members to solve problems (e.g., provide guidance/support regarding CSS and JavaScript )
?Configure Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager
?Provide website content entry in Joomla and SharePoint (backup role)
Skills / Attributes Required
?5 ? 7 years of proven experience in creating PHP-based multimedia and interactive websites (experience in hand-coded PHP development, including OOP and MVC-based Frameworks)
?5 ? 7 years of experience with jQuery and JavaScript
?5 ? 7 years of experience MySQL and Database Design
?5 ? 7 years of HTML and CSS (including ability to hand-code)
?Proficiency with responsive design
?Proficiency with Joomla 2.5 and 3.0 (including Template Modifications, Custom Components, Custom Modules)
?Proficiency with cross-browser and layout design paradigms
?Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Fireworks, Illustrator, etc.)
?Proficiency with accessibility standards (508, WCAG 2.0)
?Strong working knowledge of DOM (Document Object Model)
?Commitment to quality
?Able to work independently and efficiently to meet deadlines
?Excellent oral and written communication skills
?Solid client skills
?Self-motivated, detail-oriented and organized

Skills / Attributes Preferred
?AJAX
?SEO and SEM
?HTML5 and CSS 3
?Design skills
?User Experience skills

Other:
?Location: Onsite in Vienna, Virginia
?Occasional after hours work required (deployments)
?No travel required
We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates without regard to disability or protected veteran status.