Web Developer - Full Time - Saxum

Job OpeningWeb Developer – Full TimeOklahoma City, Tulsa, Houston

Job Description

Saxum currently has an opening for an entry/mid-level Web Developer. The Web Developer is responsible for developing custom designed websites and web applications that support business objectives. This role works closely with Technical Director and Creative team members to implement projects across a variety of clients.

Requirements

  • Experience building responsive websites within the WordPress framework
  • Functional experience with leading programming languages including  HTML/HTML5, PHP, CSS/CSS3, Javascript( jQuery, Angular, Bootstrap)
  • Experience with Git version control within the GitHub service
  • Experience implementing responsive web design techniques
  • Ability to convert layered PSDs, static designs, and requirement documentation into custom WordPress themes
  • Ability to collaborate with other disciplines to deliver results-focused interactive work
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities at once and shift priorities seamlessly as well as communicate and manage priorities of others
  • Experience implementing Google Analytics
  • Strong understanding of UI, UX, & cross-browser compatibility
  • Self-directed and self-motivated
  • Knowledge of full-stack development principles, methodologies, best practices, standards, and approaches
  • Commitment to constantly improve one’s skills, staying current with developments and trends in the industry, and providing team education and guidance
  • 2+ years experience in WordPress or other open source development

Additional Preferred Experience

  • Experience with Rails
  • Experience working with Stripe or other similar payment gateways
  • Experience designing and developing sites with e-commerce functionality (WooCommerce preferred)
  • Experience developing HTML email templates, particularly within email campaign platforms such as MailChimp or Campaign Monitor
  • Experience with mobile frameworks such as Titanium, Phonegap, Ionic, React or similar
  • Experience working  in an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Experience handling dev ops assignments such as server setup, server maintenance, site deployments, SSL and DNS management
  • Front-end UI and UX design
  • Constructing and running automated tests
  • Implementing and maintaining a continuous deployment environment
  • Functional knowledge integrating sites and apps with Web Services (REST, SOAP, etc.)

Responsibilities

  • Complete development assignments, such as WordPress and other PHP-based websites and applications, custom WordPress themes, CMS customizations for content management, email template construction and testing
  • Integrate websites and applications with 3rd party web services and APIs
  • Completes dev ops assignments
  • Create jQuery/javascript/CSS transitions and animations
  • Work collaboratively with others across offices and teams
  • Perform quality assurance testing on contractors’ development work, including browser and mobile testing and bug resolution
  • Support the management of external contractors through ticket management and validation
  • Contribute to the team environment promoting continual creative improvement and a culture of innovation, excellence and accountability
  • Uphold quality standards of all deliverables

About Saxum

Saxum is an integrated communications firm offering strategic communications across all channels with expertise including public relations, advertising and digital, built to help clients elevate their brand and reputation. We are a diverse and dynamic agency of thinkers, doers, drivers and make it happen-ers.

Saxum offers professional and personal benefits, including health, dental and short-term disability insurance, PTO, profit sharing, IRA retirement plan, flex time, telecommuting days and other benefits.

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Saxum is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). We strongly support diversity in the workforce.

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Saxum will only be responding to candidate applications that fulfill all requirements.

Saxum is an equal opportunity employer and believes a diverse workforce is a key to understanding the many audiences we seek to reach for our clients.

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