Sr. PHP Developer - Drupal/Wordpress

Employer
Jellyfish Online Marketing US
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for a Senior PHP Developer with Drupal and Wordpress experience to work within our Reston office. If you enjoy coding, sharing ideas and love being part of a collaborative team within a growing international agency, then this is the role for you. Jellyfish is a diverse digital marketing agency which means you'll work on anything from simple content managed websites to advanced mobile apps and lead generation projects. You'll be responsible for building different applications and sites for our external clients and several Jellyfish-owned products and services. We add to these all the time so there'll always be new challenges to work with. Like the sound of us? And are you someone who can bring fresh ideas, fizzing energy and a hands-on can-do attitude to where we work (and how we work?) If so, we should be talking.Maintain a good standard of coding and adhere to the same conventions as the rest of the team.Leave code better than you found it (and fully commented)Test your code, be it client or server-sideBe willing to take ownership of projects and to present your proposed solutions to the wider team to non-technical staffJellyfish developers tend to work in a DevOps capacity and you will be expected to reach a degree of competency in maintaining your own development server and migrating work in progress to UAT/testing serversAbility to perform effectively to tight deadlines, work well both independently and as part of a teamA proactive attitude to problem solving and an understanding of the role of development in a creative environmentBe willing to work in a research capacity - to find and test and critically review open-source frameworks and technologiesOpen, honest and direct, is comfortable in giving and receiving constructive feedback Bachelor's Degrees in Computer Science, IT, Software Engineering, Web Development,Certification in PHP web development, graphics and software programming a plusCertificate in web development, multimedia design, web design and web content management also a plus5+ years of experience in software graphics manipulation and web programmingStrong knowledge of PHP object orientated and mySQLExperience with Drupal and WordpressExperience in CMS Experience in Frameworks such as Symfony, Codeigniter or LaravelAbility to scope and estimate technical buildsGood understanding and effective application of Linux command-line.Ability to code and debug in:HTMLCSS (responsive design framework)JavaScript / jQuery.Experience of implementing Google Analytics code and debuggingExperience of using version control:GithubSubversionRobust knowledge and understanding of Databases (MySql/ MariaDB)Working knowledge of XML/JSON and using 3rd party API's.Experience of MVC frameworks/architecture:LaravelCodeigniterExperience of MVC frameworks/architecture:Must be able to stay on top of advancing internet and computer technology and its effects to the business environmentBe willing to work in a research capacity - to find and test and critically review open-source frameworks and technologies. PI95336270 Company Description: Jellyfish, the world's biggest boutique agency, delivers digital marketing solutions across the world for a host of impressive brands from their offices in the US, UK, and South Africa. The agency's award-winning combination of technology and talent help it to deliver paid media, SEO, social media, analytics, optimization, creative and development solutions. Jellyfish delivers full-service digital strategies across a wide range of industries, including education, healthcare, retail, and B2B. Its impressive list of clients includes Samsung Display, Fitbit, Carfax, Under Armour, Toyota, and Walden University. The international team of 350 employees, nearly 100 in the US, all with industry recognized qualifications, combine a deep understanding of user interaction online combined with advanced technologies. Above all, the agency understands how the convergence of marketing channels, platforms, and devices can be used effectively to create an overall winning strategy.Jellyfish is a DoubleClick Certified Marketing Partner, as well as a Google Analytics 360 Certified Partner and Reseller. The agency nurtures strong partnerships and holds annual joint events with key industry leaders Microsoft, DoubleClick, Facebook, and Google. Recent award wins include Search Engine Land'A s Landys SEM Agency of the year, RAR Digital Award for On Budget campaigns and the Silver Stevie Award for Company of the Year in Advertising, Marketing, and Public Relations at the International Business Awards. For Jellyfish, it's not only the performance of their solutions that are important, but it's the way they manage their clients. As an independent, Jellyfish have the flexibility and autonomy to respond to the needs of their clients, committing to do this with care.