The Senior Web Developer will be responsible for writing well designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices, innovatively designing our web applications, creating user information solutions by developing, implementing and maintaining Internet / intranet applications.
Key Responsibilities :
Create interactive prototypes using HTML5 / CSS / JS to effectively communicate interaction & design concepts.
Collaborate during the requirements gathering and specification phases of a project.
Work with technology team to implement UI designs and flows.
Create & own production-ready layouts for our web-based applications.
Keep the rest of the team abreast of the latest design techniques / trends / ideas.
Develop and execute usability testing with target users.
Work closely with marketing team to create and maintain effective landing pages and user flows to maximize conversion rates
Must have excellent landing page creation skills
Must have excellent Email creation skills (and know best practices for cross-client compatibility)
Must know Word press well and be able to create custom page templates, install plug-ins, and be able to author pages on Word press.
Must know Word press custom API development and integration with third party services.
Must have good PHP / MySQL knowledge and ability to write clean and optimize code.
Experience & Qualification required :
BS / BA degree in Computer science or related area.
Minimum 6 years of hands-on experience. Team lead experience would be a plus.
Solid understanding of user-centered design principles with the ability to address complex design problems and provide sound design solutions.
A strong portfolio that demonstrates past work & accomplishments.
Experience creating interaction designs for Web applications or sites.
Strong visual design skills (layout, hierarchy, typography, color theory, patterns) and a fanatical attention to detail down to the pixel.
Expertise in Web design including HTML5, XHTML, CSS, JS, jQuery etc.
Expertise in PHP, MySQL and good architectural knowledge. PHP custom API development and integration is mandatory.