Web Developer

Web
May 19, 2024

Job Description

Job Title:  Web Developer

 

DESCRIPTION:

SASSO is looking for a talented, success-driven digital rock star to join our team. We are seeking a web developer to work closely with our team to create award-winning websites as well as other digital media projects. This position encompasses a variety of skills from programming and project management to client interaction and satisfaction. Proficiency in HTML, CSS, JavaScript is a must and other technical skills are expected related to CMS systems. As a collaborator, you must be adept at communicating with the team, vendors, and clients. You will also be expected to participate in planned and spontaneous brainstorming/creative problem-solving sessions, research, and concept generation. Ideal candidates are team players who embrace new technology/trends, are open-minded, and strive to implement the latest solutions.

 

Employment includes:

 

  • Competitive salary
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid vacation
  • Sick leave
  • Ability to work remotely 
  • Flexible schedule
  • Continuing education 
  • Team building events
  • Casual dress code
  • Annual retreat
  • Room for growth within the agency services
  • Healthcare Benefits including Dental, Vision, Life, and AD&D 

 

Requirements:


  • Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent
  • 4-6 years minimum web programming experience
  • 3-5 years of experience in marketing; advertising agency experience preferred
  • Experience with and working knowledge of responsive designs, CSS media queries, content management systems and semantic tools
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, especially Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • Experience in HTML email design and coding is a plus
  • Knowledge of languages such as HTML-5, CSS, PHP, various JavaScript libraries (jQuery, VUE.js, or React), Git, Subversion, CVS or related tools
  • Understanding of UI, cross-browser compatibility, general web functions and standards
  • Commitment to working in a team-based environment
  • A keen attention to detail, timelines and budgetary restraints
  • Full awareness of creative processes
  • Strong strategic, analytical, and organizational skills and ability to plan at a senior level
  • A proactive attitude, willingness to learn and take initiative
  • The ability to work under pressure and tight timelines and assimilate large quantities of information quickly, while maintaining attention to detail, drive, and flexibility
  • Resilience enabling you to deal with problems and constructive criticism
  • Ability to travel, if/when necessary (although very minimal if at all)

 

ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES (Main Responsibilities):

  • Assist in the production management, maintenance, and updates of existing and new client websites
  • Develop with and customize open source and licensed applications such as Craft, WordPress, Webflow, and others as needed
  • Proficient in online e-commerce integration through 3rd party applications such as Shopify or others
  • Carry a project from initial concept through delivery of HTML/XHTML and CSS
  • Organize and set up projects to be programmed according to client specifications and timelines
  • Act as liaison with account and business development team to provide insight on areas of possible growth and development for clients
  • Solid understanding and competency in web standards and hosting environments
  • Maintain multiple hosting environments and security updates on all sites
  • Proficiency in creating web layouts in your preferred program (Photoshop/Illustrator) and building HTML/CMS websites
  • Ability to design and build scalable websites, from content architecture, design, build, and launch

 

 

Expectations:

  • Ability to work in an interdisciplinary team environment
  • Ensure projects are on-point and on time and maintain daily/weekly status reports
  • Excellent planning, organizational and time-management skills
  • Excellent written/verbal communication and presentation skills
  • An understanding of agency structure and creative/production processes
  • A positive, can-do attitude
  • Collaborative mindset and a team-player attitude
  • A problem-solver mentality with a desire to provide the best solution possible for the client
  • Ability to take direction and constructive criticism during project reviews
  • Maintain regular contact and relation with web accounts and hosting when applicable
  • Manage, assign, and communicate/coordinate tasks clearly and with strategic thinking through the CRM or other forms of communication when needed
  • Manage all assigned project tasks and related timelines
  • Ensures all deliverables (internal, client and partners) are accurate, on time and routed through the appropriate departments for approvals
  • Ongoing management of tasks, timelines, and time keeping
  • Prompt communications and recaps following any/all meetings (immediately following or within 24hrs after)
  • Ensuring that all aspects of agency work and communication are of superior quality and are conducted in accordance with agency processes and procedures
  • Vendor & resource procurement/negotiations of partner and/or contractor agreements for web/digital projects

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