Full-Stack Web Developer

Columbus, OH USA
Full Stack

Our full-stack team takes ideas and turns them into simple, meaningful software.
This position is for full-time employment at our Headquarters in Columbus, Ohio.

As a full-stack engineer at Rocket Code, you'll be expected to:

    • Write at least one server side language at a high level.
    • Be able to write modern, standards compliant PHP.
    • Understand at least one MVC framework.
    • Write performant, functional vanilla JS.
    • Understand the fundamentals of REST.
    • Review and interpret business requirements.
    • Collaborate with other engineers, designers, and business analysts.
    • Understand virtualization and have expierence with some flavor of VirtualBox, Vagrant, Docker etc.
    • Design, build and maintain databases. 
    • Know your way around a server; basic web server configuration, cron management, package management (apt or similar) and other housekeeping. 
    • Understand GIT and adhere to a workflow.

And it'd be awesome if you:

    • Were great at Linux and basic shell scripting.
    • Knew a thing or two about Laravel 4 and 5.
    • Really knew your way around MySQL and PostgreSQL.
    • Knew a little about cloud computing, Amazon a bonus.
    • Had a working knowledge of JQuery and at least one additional JS framework/library
    • Knew a little bit about task runners and contribute to Front End workflows (Gulp, NPM, Grunt, Docker, VMs, etc.)
    • Had some expierence with deployment and CI tools. 

As a human, Rocket Code expects you to:

    • have a desire to contribute meaningfully to our business and to our clients' businesses
    • overcome challenges and constraints in pursuit of solutions
    • focus on outcomes over activity
    • hold yourself and others accountable for results
    • be a student of the internet, and be forward-leaning on new technologies and practices
    • challenge yourself and others, but always with an open mind
    • understand that the way we do things is only the best way we've discovered yet

As a professional in this role, you'll be overwhelmingly successful at Rocket Code if you:

    • work well both independently and in cooperation with others
    • have a sense of ownership for your work and for the product
    • are intellectually curious and you're passionate about your craft
    • strive to get better every day, and to make others around you better
    • challenge convention

Rocket Code is proud to build solutions that fuel revenue and profit growth for ambitious brands. All our work obsesses about performance-driven interfaces, rock-solid engineering, and complete experiences that transform casual shoppers into loyal customers. If you have a passion for pushing what is possible on the web, come join us.

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