Join Our Team Senior Web Developer

JOB DESCRIPTION

Blennd is looking for a Sr. Web Developer to lead our team of developers in building custom, award-winning websites and digital solutions. You will have an opportunity to build best in-class web experiences and lead our development team into the future; developing creative solutions and advanced programming concepts to build high-quality, cutting-edge websites. Our ideal candidate has demonstrated technical and problem-solving skills, a passion for technology, and strong leadership qualities.

RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE

  • Translate custom designs into functional, responsive, cross browser compatible web experiences within WordPress and other CMS platforms.
  • Develop solutions spanning both front-end and back-end development frameworks to drive improvements (HTML5, CSS3, SASS, JavaScript, NodeJS, jQuery, NPM, Webpack, Gulp, Bootstrap 4, PHP, React)
  • Lead large-scale development projects including planning and estimates, coordinating with project teams, advising web developers and executing with limited guidance
  • Manage, lead and facilitate growth within our web development team to build flexible, scalable, and maintainable websites and solutions
  • Educate the development team on current front-end architectural standards and guidelines to drive efficiency
  • Coach others in all software development life cycle phases by applying an in-depth understanding of industry methodologies and standards; communicating changes in software architecture and coaching others to apply this understanding to software solutions
  • Resolve escalated issues within the development team
  • Provide strategic insights and reviews of design solutions prior to development
  • Handle version control (Git) and continuous integration deployments of code between development, staging, and production environments
  • Participate in code reviews to instill the highest of code quality, ensure best practices, and own the continuous improvement of yourself and the team
  • Stay up to date with the latest trends, techniques, and innovations in development and guide future company-wide development decisions
  • Participate in leadership meetings and share thoughts and ideas to improve the business.
  • Implement best practices for semantic markup and execution of browser code execution within our applications in order to support SEO and site performance metrics

REQUIREMENTS/EXPERIENCE

  • Associate’s Degree in Computer Science or related field (Bachelor’s preferred)
  • 5+ years experience as a Web Developer in a professional work environment
  • Experience leading a development team preferred

CODE SKILLS

  • Highly proficient in HTML5, CSS3, SASS, JavaScript, NodeJS, jQuery, NPM, Webpack, Gulp, Bootstrap 4, PHP, React and GIT is required
  • Expert in WordPress
  • Creating custom WordPress themes and plugins is required
  • E-Commerce (Shopify & WooCommerce)
  • Highly Proficient with Advanced Custom Fields Plugin
  • Able to create Gutenberg blocks with React
  • Ability to work with REST APIs, Ajax and JSON
  • Ability to develop responsive websites with a mobile-first approach
  • Ability to create custom javascript animations, transitions, and micro interactions
  • Strong computer science fundamentals (Object Oriented Programming)
  • Experience building and maintaining E-Commerce websites with a streamlined checkout process
  • A track record of writing code that is clean, understandable, cross browser and cross device compatible
  • Server config experience a plus

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

  • Professional level knowledge of industry standard design software and tools including Sketch and Invision
  • Multitasking & Time Management skills a must
  • Strong leadership and motivational skills
  • Highly communicative with the ability to coordinate between account and development teams
  • Able to work independently
  • Experienced with communicating with clients directly
  • Eager and motivated to learn new concepts
  • A team player in a collaborative environment
  • Highly organized with attention to detail and consistency
  • Ability to be a self-starter & Self-motivated with strong work ethic
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Willingness to learn and improve skills
  • Ability to analyze and propose solutions to problems

BENEFITS

  • Health insurance
  • Matched retirement account
  • Flexible vacation/time-off
  • Conference and career development allowance
  • Fun, collaborative work environment in RiNo
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Quarterly team building events and activities
  • Ergonomic workstations and in-office lounge areas
  • On-site gym and pool access
  • Free parking

COMPENSATION

  • Competitive full-time salary based on experience + incentives

COVID-19

Interviews will be done virtually. Our team is currently working fully remote with access to our RiNo office as needed due to COVID-19, with plans to return to our office in a full time capacity once guidelines advise us to do so.

**THIS IS A FULL-TIME POSITION. BLENND IS LOCATED IN DENVER, COLORADO. WE ARE NOT LOOKING FOR INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS AT THIS TIME**




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