Senior Web Developer

Senior Web Developer


Job Description

Hourly Rate: $4.00 - $5.00 per hour

Thank you for looking at this job opportunity. Before applying for this role please refer to the following as we would like to only receive applications from suitable individuals:
- The required skills are a minimum requirement, if you do not meet these minimum requirements please do not apply
- Individuals only, do not apply if you represent an agency
- The level of English required is high as this role requires someone with good communication skills in English and we are an English speaking work environment. If you don't meet this level please do not apply.

Position Title: Senior Web Developer

Position Directly Reports To: Development Manager

Role Overview
The role is suitable for a person with many years years of web development experience who is at a senior web development level. You will be interested in working for a fast paced company that is rapidly growing. The successful applicant will be enthusiastic, show initiative and thrive on getting things done in an efficient and organized manner. This is an opportunity to use and enhance your existing web development skills as well as mentor existing mid level developers.

Key Responsibilities
- Work as part of the development team working on existing and new projects
- Work as a technical team lead on some projects
- Mentor and provide advice to mid level developers to achieve best outcomes for projects
- Passionate about development as a whole and willing to make use of other languages/technologies where necessary
- Ability to research emerging technologies and utilise this to implement effective solutions
- Participate in planning documentation, execution, testing and launch of projects
- Support Ad Hoc projects as required

Required Skills
- Well-versed in AJAX, CSS, HTML, JavaScript, PHP, JSON
- Well versed with jQuery
- Good experience with MySQL database design and development
- Experience with cross-browser compatibility; rendering issues and solutions
- Observe international web standards and protocols
- Validate code to confirm project meets coding standards
- Ability to work in a deadline driven environment
- Experience working on full lifecycle website implementation
- Strong communication and listening skills
- Commitment to superior customer service
- Self-motivated, well organised and have a high attention to detail
- Able to handle multiple tasks and prioritise those tasks
- Web optimisation and performance enhancement skills

Desired Skills
- Shell Scripts, Perl, XML and other languages are a bonus
- Mobile development experience is another bonus
- Linux background preferred