Softworld Web Developer-Marketing, Communications-1501 in Boston, Massachusetts

Web Developer-Marketing, Communications-1501

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Date posted:

September 15, 2017

Job Type:

Contract to Hire

Location:

Boston, MA

Job ID:

224545

Description:

Web Developer

• Web Developer is required for a contract-to-hire position in Boston, MA. • You’ll work with the project team to fulfill requirements based on scope, wireframes, and design comps, optimize code within the code base, collaborate on QA testing and bug-fixing, and assist with implementation and deployment. • You’ll determine appropriate tools, methods, and solutions for projects, help inform project scope, and estimate effort to inform project managers in setting project schedule and deadlines.

Required Skills: • B.A. or B.S. in Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent professional experience. Three to five years of experience. • Understanding of basic computer science algorithms and data structures. • Extensive experience working with project-based teams. • Significant experience with PHP, Javascript, and the newest HTML and CSS standards. • Significant experience developing for WordPress or content management systems. • Experience with version control systems, such as Git and Subversion. • Experience with CSS preprocessors, such as Sass. • Experience with jQuery. • Experience using taskrunners, such as Grunt. • Experience contributing to or writing Wordpress plugins. • Experience producing unit testing and QA plans.

Desired Skills: • Experience working and releasing code to open-source communities. • Experience with MV* frameworks. Extensive knowledge of the Wordpress core codebase.

Duration: 6 Month Contract-to-hire

PLEASE NOTE: 3RD PARTIES/SUBCONTRACTORS/SUBCONTRACT AGENCIES ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR THIS POSITION. SUBCONTRACT AGENCIES NEED NOT APPLY.