Job type full-time
Full job description
We are looking for a full stack developer to join our digital team, composed of designers, developers, and producers with various experiences, backgrounds, and skillsWe produce websites, emails, and banners every day, in a young, positive, and enjoyable environmentReporting to the lead developer, the full stack developer is a full-time exempt position that is primarily based in new york city.
What you’ll do **
Build (front-end and back-end), deploy and maintain websites/web apps.
Understand responsive design, cross-browser compatibility, and website performance.
Understand and maintain the quality of front-end deliverables across a variety of projects including ticketing, cms, and standard front-end experiences.
Help the lead developer administer an infrastructure of cloud linux servers.
Assist and help front-end developers with their local development environment.
Work with the lead developer to maintain development and deployment processes.
Work with the insights and media teams to ensure that ad campaign monitoring is properly implemented.
Work with lead developer, designers and copywriting team to ensure that seo and accessibility concerns are properly accounted for.
Evaluate visuals produced by designers to ensure they are feasible to buildOffer alternatives and solutions if they are not.
Produce back-end development time estimates with the senior digital producer
Contribute to the developer documentation.
Website/application planning & architecture, wireframing.
Web infrastructure administration: managing and documenting domain names, hosting, client cms logins.
Implementing and documenting integrations between client websites and third-party services (e.gBox office management platforms, ticketing platforms, and others).
Who we’re looking for
Bootstrap frontend framework.
Task runners/module bundlers (e.gGulp, grunt, webpack).
Object oriented php.
Extensive experience with wordpress development, both back-end and front-end.
Some experience with mvc frameworks (symfony / laravel / others).
Experience integrating with third-party systems via published apis.
Maintenance and configuration of linux web servers (lemp/lamp stacks).
Experience managing infrastructure on cloud computing service providers: e.gAws, rackspace cloud, digital ocean
Proficient using git version control.
Proficient in navigating design tools in the process of web builds from designs: figma, photoshop, occasionally other adobe applications.
Project management/collaboration tools: slack, asana.
Email marketing: html and mjml email builds, email marketing platforms (mailchimp).
Package & perks
A competitive salary commensurate on market and experience
Full health insurance
A generous vacation entitlement
Flexible work from anywhere policy for specific roles and/or projects
A note on diversity and inclusion
At aka, we believe our team is at its best when we reflect the diversity of our communityWe strive to hire and cultivate the best talent so when recruiting we work to actively reach and engage a wide community of peopleWe’re passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that promotes and values diversityWe believe a diverse team makes us smarter, more creative, and helps us better understand the needs of the audiences we target with our campaigns.
Aka is an equal opportunity employerWe are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or parental status, disability, veteran status, or other class protected by applicable law.
Sound like a good fit? we’d love to hear from you! to apply, please send your resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
Job type: full-time
Work location: multiple locations