Web Developer

Howerton+White | Full-time | Web Developer

Howerton+White Wichita is looking for a knowledgeable and inventive Web Developer, friendly to both people and code, who can combine the art of design with the art of programming; an individual who is considered a jack-of-all-trades and enjoys using technology to find the right solution to the problem at hand — collaborating with the creative and development teams to define and execute digital strategies. Candidate must be passionate about the space from web to social to mobile. This person must also be creative, solutions-driven and organized to ensure high quality work is delivered on time in an extremely fast-paced and creative environment.

Responsibilities will include coding of design mockups using our web production process and back-end software built on PHP/MySQL. The developer will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role in defining how the website/application operates. 

This is considered an entry to mid-level development position. Opportunities to expand development skills are provided by senior team members. General IT knowledge of systems integration, services, and basic networking, with a strong understanding of the web and online services, is required. Experience with content management systems, search engines, social media, analytics, ad networks, email marketing, online financial and other web services is expected.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Create interface code from UI/UX design delivered in PSD / AI formats 
  • Develop new user-facing features
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use 
  • Produce base websites ready for customizations

Desired Experience

  • Coding experience with PHP preferred, will consider Python, Ruby or other back-end programming languages; familiarity with back-end databases such as MySQL
  • Knowledge of modern web standards (HTML5, CSS3), responsive design-related best practices
  • Graphics production experience preferred, ability to work with vector and layered files will be beneficial
  • Browser-based manager consoles / WordPress admin
  • Digital account management - social media, shopping, technical services

Required Qualifications

  • Strong knowledge of modern web standards (HTML5, CSS3, JS)
  • Experience with responsive design and mobile development best practices
  • Knowledge of cross-platform, multi-browser issues
  • Familiarity with back-end databases such as MySQL
  • Coding experience with PHP preferred, will consider Python, Ruby or other back-end programming languages
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite
  • Digital agency or startup experience is a plus
  • Professional appearance and demeanor
  • Three professional references required 

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Health/dental insurance
  • Short- and long-term insurance
  • 401(k) and employer contribution program
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Paid parking pass
  • Collaborative environment
  • Equal opportunity employer

EOE Statement
We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic.

Industry
Marketing and Advertising

Employment Type
Full-time

Experience
Entry to Mid-Level

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