Senior Web Developer
Chicago, IL (remote for now and 1-2 days onsite in the future)
Full time, direct hire
Contact Mary at mnugent@forbestc.com

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with the marketing and new product development teams to assist them with their web application needs, including maintaining and modifying existing applications along with creating approved new applications.
  • Maintains all web-based applications to ensure they are functional and up to date. This includes blogs, web integration components, mobile applications, web databases, and internal web applications such as the digital library, Craft/Next.js website, digital curriculum, and REST integrations.
  • Identifies application weaknesses and recommends solutions that utilize the most efficient and current technologies to improve the application.
  • Wireframes, codes, and tests new application builds.
  • Assists in the management of web server infrastructure, both external and internal, encompassing traditional and cloud-based technologies.
  • Writes clear, concise, and complete documentation on all changes to existing applications and new builds.
  • Partners with external technology support vendors.

Required Skills:

  • Expert level expertise with PHP and JavaScript.
  • Expert level expertise with Craft/Next.js.
  • Experience with REST web services.
  • Experience with relational databases (MSSQL & MySQL)
  • Experience with JQuery, CSS, AJAX
  • Experience with Git version control software.
  • Experience with large-scale web sites and applications.
  • Expertise with WordPress.
  • Working knowledge web servers and cloud-based computing.
  • Working knowledge of DNS, A records, CNAMES, etc.
  • College Degree or equivalent experience.
  • High initiative; solid execution performance.
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving abilities.
  • Anticipates project needs before they arise; prioritizes multiple tasks effectively.
  • Highly collaborative and excellent team member; excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proactively seeks opportunities to broaden and deepen knowledge base and proficiencies.

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with Unity 2D
  • Mobile app development/deployment (iOS & Android)

 

Contact:
Mary Nugent
Forbes Technical Consulting
Chicago, IL
mnugent@forbestc.com

 

 

To apply for this job email your details to mnugent@forbestc.com