1 May 2013

Full-Time Web Developer – 2 Immediate Openings (St. Louis)

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Job Description

Web Developer – 2 Immediate Openings (St. Louis)

An online content and advertising company in St. Louis has immediate openings for 2 highly skilled and ambitious web developers. Founded in 2012, our company has solidified our business model and experienced rapid growth, but now we’re looking to take the first critical steps in expanding our team.

As our first set of employees, you’ll play critical roles in company strategy, early-stage growth, and the development of our company culture. We are looking for two energetic developers ready for a challenging full-time role. As some of our first hires you will have the opportunity to grow rapidly in both seniority, responsibility, and compensation. This position will have a competitive salary with bonus, 100% health, dental, and vision, 15 days of paid vacation, all federal holidays, as well as the opportunity to receive early-stage equity in a growing company. We have no investors so we answer only to ourselves.

Please submit your resume, a cover letter specifically detailing any relevant startup or development experience and why you’d be a great fit for such a small, rapidly expanding team with big ambitions. A portfolio is a must, and any relevant profiles on git or stackoverflow would be helpful to gauge industry involvement and unique contributions.

• 3-5+ years of experience in web development
• BS in Computer Science, IT, or related area / equivalent experience required
• Ability to wear many hats and ruthlessly ‘get the job done’ quickly and efficiently
• In-depth knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
• Knowledge of jQuery, XML, and API
• Knowledge of monetization, traffic acquisition, email marketing a plus
• Detailed knowledge of PHP and experience and working within a LAMP environment required
• Startup experience a plus
• Experience using and maintaining MySQL databases
• Experience working with version control, ticketing, sprints, and other tools to track and monitor goals and dev priorities
• Ability to convert Illustrator or Photoshop documents into a full webpage
• Ability to work with a small team or alone is a must
• Must be able to work with a designer while taking sites from concept to launch
• Proficiency with Dreamweaver or Coda preferred
• Proficiency with server environments such as Apache, cpnginx, WHM, and cPanel
• Proficiency with WordPress and other CMS, child themes a plus

What can we offer?
• Competitive salary + bonus
• 100% paid medical, dental, vision
• 15 days vacation + all federal holidays
• Opportunity to earn equity in a rapidly growing startup
• Plenty of snacks and ping pong!

Job Types: Full-Time.

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