Web Developer - Oxford, PA

Reference: JOB97
Location: Oxford, PA

 
Our client designs and builds websites that:
Are search-engine friendly to attain high rankings
Balance usability with design so visitors quickly and easily find useful information
Generate new business leads and improve sales
We have a position open for a web developer with 0 – 3 years experience.

Hard skills

You should be able to code your designs in well-structured, cross-browser-compatible HTML/CSS(if you would like to ignore Internet Explorer, you should probably not apply)
You should be write code for dynamic web interfaces using PHP and Javascript (jQuery) integrating with MySQL
 
Soft skills

You should believe that less is usually more
You should appreciate web usability and feel comfortable advocating for the user in all your interactions with the team
You should believe that usability is in the eye of the user
You should have good communication skills
You should be willing to learn
What we’d like (not required but a plus)

Experience with Apache web servers in a Linux Environment (working with modules but not configuring or maintaining servers)
Experience with Expression Engine
Experience with Responsive design
Experience with WordPress
Responsibilities will include:

Implementing and improving websites built on PHP/MySQL-based CMSes and frameworks. (Mostly Expression Engine and WordPress). ‘Improving’ means small tweaks to writing custom add-ons.
Working with CSS/HTML layouts and templates. You don’t need to be a designer.
Working closely with our front-end development team on site projects. We’ll want and expect your input on the best ways to structure the build — from start to finish.
Staying up-to-date on the latest development technologies and methodologies