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Mighty citizen is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes everyone to our team. We strongly encourage people of color, lgbtq and non-binary people, veterans, parents, and individuals with disabilities to apply. If you need reasonable accommodation at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know.

Our web developers are responsible for building and maintaining high quality websites and collaborating with other disciplines throughout the entire project process. They are integral to the success of Mighty Citizen and our clients and are always seeking to improve their own knowledge. This position involves a wide variety of development tasks and will be a versatile and key member of our team.

Job Responsibilities

  • Build and maintain full scale websites and web applications using PHP-based content management systems, with preference given to Craft CMS or Drupal.
  • Own the development process for a website from beginning to end.
  • Work collaboratively with User Experience, Project Management, Design, and Sales & Marketing teams to provide input and direction to Information Architecture, Design, and Functional Specifications.
  • Handle support and other smaller hourly tasks as they are assigned.
  • Help manage the development infrastructure needed for web projects, including hosting, repos, and deployments.
  • Assist with internal and external development strategy efforts, including project communication and presentations.
  • Produce creative and innovative implementations that meet client and stakeholder goals and requirements.
  • Review and improve existing internal systems and development processes.
  • Other tasks as necessary to make you and the company more successful.

Requirements

  • 4+ years in the Web development industry with a significant amount of time spent using a PHP-based CMS (preference given to Craft CMS or Drupal) to build complex websites involving large datasets, custom modules, and custom applications. This includes complete integrations from scratch into fully editable websites, a thorough understanding of the platform, and how add-ons or modules are used to extend the capabilities.
    • If you are a Drupal developer, you will need experience with both Drupal 7 and Drupal 8, Drush, Composer, and configuration management in Drupal 8.
  • Expertise creating front-end code from wireframes, design files, and technical specifications, using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript/jQuery. The developer should show a strict adherence to modern coding standards.
  • Experience with responsive frameworks and SASS.
  • Experience with Git.
  • Intermediate level understanding of PHP and MySQL application development.
  • The ability to write custom add-ons or modules for Craft CMS or Drupal when the need arises (nice to have – not required).
  • Intermediate level understanding of JavaScript and JavaScript libraries.
  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Knowledge of current industry standards related to user experience and design.
  • Experience with Google Docs, Google Drive, Microsoft Office, and project management systems.

Expectations

  • A positive attitude with team members and clients.
  • The ability to manage time and complete tasks quickly and accurately, with minimal supervision.
  • The ability to work independently and to work well with other developers, designers, architects, project managers, supervisors, and clients without close supervision.
  • The ability to communicate professionally with clients and staff in both written and verbal communication.
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees.
  • A history of successfully managing multiple projects and duties in a fast-paced collaborative team environment.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as project scopes and project proposals.
  • Experience leading stakeholders through technical deliverables.
  • Able to occasionally work flexible hours to meet client needs.

Physical Demands

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk.
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.

Work Environment

  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
  • The office is a two-story building with no elevator. Job duties can be performed from the first floor without a need to access the second floor.

Benefits

As a full-time employee of the Mighty Citizen team, you’ll enjoy big-company benefits at a small-company setting. That’s why every Mighty Citizen receives medical insurance along with company-paid dental, vision, disability, and life insurance. A company-matched 401(k) program will complement your competitive salary. Each year, you’ll get a large professional development budget to attend trainings, conferences, and industry events. But perhaps most rewarding of all is our commitment to giving you a creative, autonomous, and collaborative daily work environment—all at our beautiful open offices in Austin’s east side. Working as a Mighty Citizen means growing personally, professionally, and as a team. Apply now! 


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