Web Developer - NW Suburbs of Chicago

Chicago, IL
Marketing & Development
Full-time
We are building a fast-paced marketing and media team with people who will bring positive change and enormous growth to a faith-based organization. We are looking for a passionate team player for our Web Developer role. 

Key Duties

    • Writing well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices
    • Cooperate with designers to match visual design intent
    • Creating website layout/user interfaces/landing pages/nurture campaigns by using standard HTML/CSS practices
    • Integrating data from various back-end services and databases
    • Gather and refine specifications and requirements based on technical needs
    • Create and maintain software documentation
    • Be responsible for maintaining, expanding, and scaling our site
    • Stay plugged into emerging technologies/industry trends and apply them into operations and activities

Requirements

    • Proven working experience in web programming
    • Understanding of Pardot, WooCommerce, Shopify is helpful
    • Top-notch programming skills and in-depth knowledge of modern HTML/CSS
    • A solid understanding of how web applications work including security, session management, and best development practices
    • Hands-on experience with network diagnostics, network analytics tools
    • Basic knowledge of Search Engine Optimization process
    • Aggressive problem diagnosis and creative problem solving skills
    • Strong organizational skills to juggle multiple tasks within the constraints of timelines and budgets with business acumen
    • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment, learn rapidly and master diverse web technologies and techniques.
    • BS in computer science or a related field

Qualifications

    • Be supportive of the organizations vision, mission, values and statement of faith.
    • Be able to convey the vision to staff, volunteers, and peers.
    • Must be transparent, genuine and honest with proven leadership skills.
Willing to begin with 90-day contract (on premises).