We are looking for a full time, front end web developer. This is a salaried position, with healthcare benefits and generous matching 401K plan. Salary commensurate with experience. Must be willing to work on-site at our office in Wichita, Kansas. Equal opportunity employer.

Job Description / Duties

  • Assist Lead Web Developer with design or programming tasks as needed: This could include help with designing or building web pages, setting up WordPress websites, building custom WordPress themes, or creating/troubleshooting custom PHP scripts. See requirements section for required skills.
  • Manage Ticket Support Queue: Will be responsible for monitoring and responding to client support requests as they come in. Types of requests could include website updates, website support, email support, or questions about new projects. Some requests will be related to social media, graphic design, or more advanced web projects – you will be responsible for making sure that information is forwarded to the appropriate person for follow-up.
  • Perform Security Updates for all clients, 2-3x per month: Will be responsible for monitoring and applying WordPress core and plugin updates to approximately 100 websites. This process involves testing after updates have been applied, checking for broken links or errors, and performing site health scans for page speed, best practices, and accessibility on a regular basis.

Requirements

  • Ability to efficiently work with HTML, CSS3, JavaScript/jQuery, SASS, PHP, and MySQL
  • Ability to work with and customize WordPress
  • Basic understanding of web hosting and DNS management
  • Basic understanding of email hosting and management (esp. GSuite)
  • Basic understanding of using SSH to perform simple tasks (such as installing NPM packages or compiling SASS)
  • Ability to use Adobe software, especially Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Experience with front end web design and development (experience with backend development a plus, but not required)
  • Understanding of best practices and standards for web usability and optimization
  • Ability to troubleshoot website issues/errors as needed
  • Basic understanding of best practices for SEO and accessibility standards
  • Ability to manage time effectively and work with deadlines when necessary

Posted April 19, 2022