Senior Creative Developer

Creative St. Louis, Missouri


Description

Position at Rodgers Townsend


Technology Leader

·       At your core, you view development as creative expression as much as it is writing clean code

·       You will solve business problems with technology and creative thinking

·       Develop elegant responsive user-interfaces for desktop and mobile

·       Work with producers, art directors and other internal and external partners to develop digital projects on time and on budget

·       Investigate cost-effective and secure technical platforms for clients and consult with Digital Director as necessary

·       Make recommendations for performance, security and hosting

·       Point person for external client contacts as well as internal producers

·       Mentor other developers to build capabilities

 

Idea Champion

·       Adds value to the creative process by providing ideas and support and helping to overcome possible obstacles

·       Collaborative mindset

·       Takes initiative with clients, proactively offering thinking and ideas

·       Ability to work with external partners when necessary

 

 

Qualifications:


  • 3-5 years of experience developing web applications to support brands and businesses
  • Deep understanding of LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) 
  • Nginx knowledge a plus
  • Strong HTML, SASS/CSS and Javascript skills, with an understanding of front-end frameworks
  • Working knowledge of modern Javascript frameworks such as Vue, Angular, React, etc.
  • Expert front-end developer building responsive user-interfaces for desktop and mobile
  • Ability to support a variety of client PHP frameworks/CMS (Laravel, Craft, WordPress, Silverstripe, etc)
  • Ability to support and manage source control via GIT