Web Developer

Web Developer

Roar Media, a U.S.-based advertising agency seeks an experienced web developer. The ideal candidate will have 5+ plus years’ in WordPress web development and programming in key verticals such as ecommerce, travel and hospitality, real estate, professional services and consumer packaged goods.

Responsibilities include:

  • Design and implement websites from initial concept, site architecture, and user interface to finished deliverable
  • Create site maps and wireframes in Lucid Charts
  • Code and implement WordPress sites from Photoshop layout through html/CSS to a custom theme, functions, and plugins
  • Ability to integrate different web-based systems together (i.e., WordPress, email automation tools, ecommerce shopping cart, etc.)
  • Design and program new features, functionality and enhancements
  • Create and update re-usable code libraries to streamline WordPress development cycle
  • Migrate sites and content to and from different hosts
  • Manage website’s hosting infrastructure via managed hosting services
  • Facilitate client WordPress training, site documentation and maintenance
  • Design interfaces and graphics for presentations and mobile-delivered applications

Success in this position requires:

  • High attention to detail required
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at a time
  • Ability to work in a team, as well as independently
  • Strong programming, creative and analytical skills
  • Positive attitude and ability to prioritize work under tight time restrictions
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Capacity to think strategically and act tactically. Willing to roll up your sleeves and do what needs to be done
  • Flexibility and eagerness to identify, learn, and use new and changing technologies
  • Be a problem-solver, not a problem alerter
  • Be flexible and willing to support clients and agency in impactful ways
  • Passion for effective and innovative web-design and programming

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years’ experience working in web development and interface design
  • Strong knowledge of WordPress and associated templates and plugins
  • Strong knowledge of ecommerce (WooCommerce and Shopify)
  • Strong knowledge of current web development languages (including HTML5, CSS3, PHP/MySQL)
  • Ability to translate desktop designs to mobile devices and deliver responsive solutions
  • Familiarity with web best-practices, user-experiences and usability, conversion rate optimization, etc.
  • Familiarity with ASP .net, JavaScript/VBScript, web server configurations (Windows and Linux) a plus
  • Experience with dynamic, geo-related, data-driven and/or e-commerce sites a plus

About Roar Media:

Roar Media is a digital-first, full-stack marketing agency that blends creativity and common sense to deliver audience engagement and brand relevancy.

We solve complex marketing challenges for some of the world’s most inspired brands by combining diverse viewpoints from our experienced team of investigative reporters, industry strategists, data analysts, technologists, creatives, and builders.

The agency is recognized by the South Florida Business Journal as one of the region’s top 50 fastest-growing private companies and the fastest-growing and fourth-largest marketing-communications firm in South Florida in 2015 and 2016.

To Apply:

Please send all resumes, cover letter and sample client work to:

·       ebianchi@roarmedia.com

·       jhart@roarmedia.com

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