Web Developer

Web Developer (Freelance/Contractor)

1558 Brand Agency is looking for a contract web developer with experience in designing, coding and modifying websites from layout to function, and according to a client’s specifications. The candidate must strive to create visually appealing sites that feature user-friendly design, clear navigation, and are SEO-optimized.

We’re looking for someone who can write well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices, create website layout/user interfaces by using standard HTML/CSS practices, and integrate data from various back-end services and databases.

We work in a fast-paced environment, so the ideal candidate will be able to hit the ground running as soon as we bring on a new client or project and work under tight deadlines where needed.

Responsibilities

  • Build products using HTML/CSS/JS and other front-end technologies
  • Code and deploy applications in a cross-platform, cross-browser environments
  • Document project build and maintenance
  • Follow and implement industry accepted best practices and tools
  • Work closely with project managers and designers to ensure that the final product adheres to the predetermined budget, scope, and design.
  • Update current websites to meet modern web standards
  • Write and maintain web applications

Requirements

  • Experience in WordPress, Shopify, Squarespace, and other relevant CMS platforms
  • Experience in planning and delivering software platforms used across multiple products and organizational units.
  • Deep expertise and hands-on experience with web applications and programming languages such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery and API’s.
  • Functional knowledge or hands-on design experience with web services (REST, SOAP, etc…) 
  • Experience building user interfaces and prototypes from wireframes and designs
  • Familiar with development and debugging tools for cross-browser issues
  • Ability to work methodically and meet deadlines
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Possess a solid grasp of graphic design
  • Ability to troubleshoot issues quickly 
  • Stay up-to-date on current and emerging technologies, standards, and trends.

Time Commitment and Working Conditions:

  • Workload varies from week to week based on client work and projects in progress
  • Average 10-15 hours per week commitment
  • Flexible hours with ability to work from anywhere
  • Must be willing and able to meet deadlines which may require work on evenings and weekends
  • Must have a laptop, internet connection, and phone
  • Ability to join weekly video conference calls

Hourly Rate:

  • $30 – $50 per hour (based on portfolio and experience)

Apply to be a Web Developer for 1558 Brand Agency!

Email your resume and portfolio to Peter@1558brand.com