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Back-End Web Developer

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The Rundown

You:

You’re a problem solver who delivers answers in clean, well-structured code. You’re a lifelong learner of custom programming who feels at home with PHP and builds in Drupal, Magento, or Wordpress. You can look at a design comp and make it come to life. Your senior superlative was “Most Likely to Succeed,” “Most Dependable,” or “Shiniest Braces” (hey, we don’t judge). For you, a task isn’t a problem, it’s an opportunity. You’re looking for something new and you’re about to find it.

Us:

We’re a collaborative, enthusiastic, creative, kooky bunch who thrive on effectiveness, results, and cold beer. From local to international, we partner with clients in the sports, arts, entertainment, education, destination, and non-profit industries and the typical client relationship is retained and well-maintained. We’re looking for the next Da Vinci of code, a Senior Developer who can take the basics and make the next award-winning project. We value passion above all; candidates must want to innovate, must be a team-player, and must leave ambivalence at the door.

The Perks:

You know the spiel: we offer medical, dental, and disability coverage, a retirement plan with company matching, paid time off, and the other standards. Here’s what sets us apart: education stipends and continued growth opportunities, wicked company events, paid parking at our downtown office, casual (and dog-friendly!) working environment, and more.

Job Requirements

  • 4+ years experience as a developer (PHP preferred) leveraging open-source platforms such as Drupal, Wordpress or Magento.
  • 3+ Years experience converting design mockups into CSS/HTML that is cross-browser compatible preferably in a digital or advertising agency environment. 
  • 3+ Years experience developing responsive websites and hand-coding responsive emails.
  • Ability to translate business requirements into technical specifications.
  • Strong knowledge of web protocols and standards such as SOAP, JSON, HTTP(S).
  • The ideal candidate has a hardworking attitude and thrives as part of a team and independently.
  • Comfortable working in Linux/Apache environment.
  • Data-driven, detail-oriented and result-focused.
  • Able to prioritize and multi-task several projects at once.
  • Must be able to work well within a team and across departments

Extra Credit

  • Advertising/Digital Agency experience.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • eCommerce experience with high traffic websites.
  • Knowledge of SEO best practice.
  • Familiarity with GIT or SVN.
  • Experience with Canvas.

About Mission

Mission is an independent branding and marketing agency that believes great work comes from the heart, mind, and gut. This is our mantra and the cornerstone of who we are collectively. Emotive, analytical and intuitive: It’s what we do and how we do it. We exist to communicate, educate, persuade and inspire— and to make people care.

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