JUNIOR WEB DEVELOPER – Create amazing custom mobile responsive websites
Create a Better Culture.
Vegas Website Designs is a fast growing web design agency that operates on passion, integrity and highest quality. We embrace diversity and get excited about solving the most complex, big business challenges for our clients.
We are a team that works together to see each other succeed and we want people around us who work as one. We like to sharpen each other’s skills by pushing the limits and challenging our abilities. It’s our job to be the experts and lead our clients through experience and education. Giving our clients an awesome experience is key and everyone on our team should strive to make the client’s life easier.
What We’re Looking For:
This is not a remote work position. You must be able to work in our office in Las Vegas.You will be responsible for developing custom mobile responsive websites from PSD designs. You will also be responsible for maintaining and updating current websites. As a Junior Web Developer, you may work on many projects at one time from large state projects to e-commerce, so keeping calm in a fast-paced environment is important. You will also need to be able to juggle multiple tasks with grace and soundness of mind.
We are looking for a passionate web developer who can pull from their own creativity to bring PSD mockups to life with animation and amazing user experience. You must also be able to integrate each custom website into WordPress in a user friendly manner for the average client. But you can’t be just a great developer, you have to understand the web, usability, conversion, SEO, business objectives and how to use development to drive the goals of your client.
Our design environment is about producing the best work possible, so we all work together and are very honest about our thoughts. The developer needs to realize that creating solutions to achieve goals is more important than personal interest or style.You must be able to:
create a positive, memorable user experience that leaves a lasting impact on the customer.
predict how visitors are going to interact with the website.
work closely with designers and project managers to ensure a consistent message and brand is found throughout the entire website.
guide customers through the sales and conversion funnel and help them achieve their goals.
use smart navigation across the site and develop for how users consume content.
understand that UX works best when the website allows customers to complete actions or find information as quickly as possible.
avoid any distractions that negatively affect engagement.
always continue to look for ways to improve the end-user experience.
Creation of custom mobile responsive websites from a PSD Design
Setup and configuration of WordPress & plugins
Creation of custom themes and plugins
Be part of a fast-growing, startup culture looking for passionate people ready to work hard and make big things happen
Work closely with our design team to define feature specifications
Input website content; website and software updates
Continually learn about usability, design trends and techniques to ensure Vegas Website Designs produces great, modern solutions
Coding email and newsletter templates
Ideal Candidate Qualifications:
Web development experience & knowledge (3 years experience preferred)
Extensive experience with PSD to HTML conversion
Deep expertise and hands on experience with web applications
Strong grasp of security principles and how they apply to e-commerce applications
Collaborate well with others and complete assigned tasks with minimal supervision
Strong mobile website development skills
Visually debug and test completed work on all browsers, screen sizes and devices
Understanding of SEO best practices
Strong experience building front-end user interface using Bootstrap 3 and strong experience with WordPress
Custom WordPress plugin development
Knowledge in creating and editing in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
Experience working with MySQL
Implementation of APIs
Strong troubleshooting skills
Strong understanding of usability and conversion optimization techniques
Experience working with small/medium-sized businesses
Extreme attention to detail
Friendly and approachable
Organized and timely
Willing to learn and expand their skillset. Ambition to move up in a fast growing agency