Web Application Developer


POSITION DESCRIPTION

Signal is a well-established digital agency based in Raleigh, NC seeking an exceptional developer to assist in the creation of innovative web and mobile applications for a diverse client base.

The Web Application Developer is responsible for creating software specifications and prototypes, and working with the graphic designers and web developers to create products for our clients. You will work closely with a highly skilled tight-knit team on the implementation of new product initiatives. You own the technical aspects of your deliverables and keep a close eye on estimates, status, productivity and code quality. You are proactive, are able to work with minimum supervision, and manage deliverables under tight deadlines in a fast-paced, changing environment.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Maintaining awareness of the latest industry trends and technologies
  • Research and gather requirements for product development
  • Providing technical advice to other departments
  • Work with managers and developers to ensure projects release on time
  • Plan, develop and maintain web and mobile applications that exceed client expectations.
  • May also assist employees and clients with technical support and the installation and maintenance of the company’s network, servers and systems.
  • Must perform other duties as assigned.

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • At least 3 years of related work experience required.
  • Individual should be an excellent problem solver who is team-oriented, task and deadline driven, self-motivated, and gives attention to detail on challenging projects of any scale.
  • The selected applicant should demonstrate a track record of innovative problem solving and written and oral communication skills.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS

  • Server side development experience with Java (J2EE; JSP, Servlets) & PHP
  • Some experience in mobile development (web-based or native) for iOS & Android
  • Experience developing with in the LAMP Stack
  • Strong understanding of HTML4/5, JavaScript/AJAX, & CSS2/3
  • Good understanding of web-related protocols such as HTTP, SSL/SSH, FTP and TCP
  • Experience using various IDEs – Eclipse, Visual Studio, Flash Builder, Xcode, etc.
  • Basic system administration for Linux & Windows (Mac OS a Plus)
  • Web/Application – IIS, Apache, Apache Tomcat
  • Database – MySQL, SQL Server
  • Experience using version control system such as SVN & Git

DESIRABLE SKILLS

  • Native Android Development
  • Native iOS Development (Objective-C)
  • CMFs/CMS: SharePoint, DNN, Drupal, Joomla, Liferay, etc.
  • JavaScript/HTML Frameworks: Bootstrap, Foundation, RequireJS, Node.JS
  • Experience writing and consuming web services – REST, SOAP
  • ActionScript – Flex, Flash experience for older application support and porting
  • ASP.NET (C#) & SQL Server experience
  • WordPress development (themes & plugins)

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor degree in Computer Science, related degree or equivalent experience.

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