Senior Web Developer

By December 13, 2017

Summary of Position:

We’re seeking an Senior-Level Web Developer with 5+ years of experience.

Ardent is looking for a Senior Developer to be a part of a team of developers working on a variety of client projects from WordPress to fully functional API and frontend projects built with Angular. This position is meant for someone who can build complex projects that require a lot of skill and precision as well as meet with clients face to face or on conference calls.Ardent is looking for a Senior Developer to be a part of a team of developers working on a variety of client projects from WordPress to fully functional API and frontend projects built with Angular. This position is meant for someone who can build complex projects that require a lot of skill and precision as well as meet with clients face to face or on conference calls.

This developer will also be required to deal with outage issues regarding websites that either the client hosts themselves or that Ardent hosts.The position will be on a round-robin call list that notifies developers of an outage and who is responsible for taking care of it.

This developer must meet deadlines and book their time per client accordingly. We would like someone with a proven work ethic that can get the job done in a timely manner while maintaining organization in their code. You also need to be able to work well with a team of other developers to complete necessary tasks.

The Obvious:

  • Be of good character
  • Attention to detail
  • Solution-oriented
  • Ability to learn new skills and processes
  • Must enjoy working with people
  • Be passionate about development
  • Adaptability, enthusiasm, initiative and a positive approach to problem solving
  • Ability to utilize all hardware, software and peripheral elements of a desktop computer workstation for a  minimum of eight (8) hours, daily, for five (5) days in a row (a standard workweek).
  • Ability to use a telephone multiple times throughout a workday to verbally communicate with clients.
  • Ability to work well with other staff, vendors and clients in a collaborative and professional environment.

Requirements:

  • General understanding of web development processes and tools
  • GIT Experience
  • Proficient at HTML/CSS/TypeScript/JS
  • Advanced PHP experience including building API Endpoints with systems like CodeIgniter and Laravel
  • Experience working with third party APIs
  • SQL Query experience
  • Angular.io experience
  • Experience building sites from scratch
  • WordPress experience
  • Linux CLI experience
  • Experience working in various hosting platforms

Tip the Scale:

  • Docker experience
  • Experience with internal networking software to interface with (LDAP, ActiveDirectory, etc)
  • ElasticSearch experience
  • Day to day development tasks
  • Be able to work with the client when needed.
  • HTML/CSS/JS/PHP coding
  • Work in small teams to produce high quality custom web applications
  • Report directly to Ardent supervisor
  • Provide suggestions on application improvements throughout development
  • 5+ year(s) of professional web development experience
  • Understanding of web development life-cycle
  • Ability to hand code HTML, CSS, JS and PHP
  • Experience with building sites from scratch
  • General understanding of web development processes and tools
  • Ability to work with REST APIs
  • Use JavaScript to perform AJAX calls and integrate with back-end and third party systems
  • Understanding of Object-Oriented Programming