Frontend Web Developer

Webfoot Designs, Inc.
Kankakee, IL
Apr 12, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description

This position is with a fast growing Web Solutions firm located in the Kankakee, IL area. The company is looking for qualified front end back end web developers to work with our existing customer base as we expand our solution offerings. Company has significant expertise in many technology related areas: Web Applications, Website Design and hosting, Graphic Design, Mail, Storage, Monitoring, Security, Cloud, Systems, Networking, Infrastructure, Virtualization, backup & recovery as well as design and implementation of custom solutions.

The developer position primary responsibilities are to develop and maintain client websites including front and back-end technologies, manage databases, and work with client and company teams on customized solutions. You must be motivated and challenged by a fast paced environment.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities
Provide troubleshooting and technical support to resolve bugs and client issues with websites
Recommend and implement technical, usability, performance, and process improvements which contribute to achieving clients' business goals
Work with Sales Team on cost estimates for development projects and tasks
Maintain and oversee back end server health stats and data center utilization

Other Essential Job Functions and Skills
Keeping abreast of current technologies in the industry
Joomla, WordPress and Magento knowledge
HTML/5, SQL, JavaScript, JavaScript Frameworks: (Angular or Ember)
JavaScript Libraries: (React and jQuery), HTML, CSS and Agile Methodology.
Utilize procedural and object oriented PHP to develop web applications
Linux web server environment knowledge
Relational and non-relational database experience
Ability to use and implement API's
Quality assurance
Understand Security concerns and familiarity with common security threats to Websites
Analytics and data interpretation
SEO and SEM experience
Social Media Experience

Required Qualifications

Must be able to work at the Office. No Remote work available at this time.
Minimum 3 years of experience in design and web development
Significant experience developing custom solutions tailored to individual client needs.
Ability to translate business issues into technology solutions
Exercise exceptional communication skills with customers and team members
Demonstrate strong skills working with business class email and data storage solutions such as cloud Microsoft Exchange, Google Apps, and IMAP technologies
Bachelor's degree preferred in business or information technology but not required.
Professional services background preferred.
Excellent communication (verbal, written and presentation) and leadership skills required
Above average ability to use the MS Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint); email software
Must be able to communicate and interact effectively with multi-functional and diverse backgrounds


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Company Description
Since 1997, Webfoot Designs, Inc. has provided cutting edge web design services utilizing the latest programming platforms, techniques, and designs. In 2012 Webfoot became a division of Dura-Tech Enterprises, Inc, a leading provider of IT consulting services. The acquisition of Webfoot Designs by Dura-Tech Enterprises, Inc. brings together two great teams that can leverage the specializations of each business to increase the quality of our products and services.

Kankakee, IL


Tue, 11 Apr 2017 15:12:41 PDT