Robert Half Technology Front End Web Developer in GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan

RHT has partnered with a Grand Rapids-based marketing agency looking for a front-end web developer that understands PHP, MySQL, DNS, HTML, CSS and JS. In this role you will have an opportunity to work on a variety of projects primarily involved in website development and email blasts. The ideal candidate can take a design in Photoshop and make it a functional responsive website with clean HTML/CSS/JS. A background in building with WordPress and Joomla! is a huge plus. For immediate consideration, please call Kristen Myers-Chatman at 616-451-7000 or email current resumes to

With more than 100 locations worldwide, Robert Half Technology is a leading provider of IT professionals on a project and full-time basis for initiatives ranging from web development and systems integration to network security and technical support. Through our alliances with industry-leading organizations such as HDI® and the Microsoft® Partner program, we have access to client companies that other staffing firms don't. In addition to our free job search services, we provide our candidates with access to free online technical training and a competitive benefits and compensation package.

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Req ID: 02220-0008867976

Functional Role: Webmaster

Country: USA

State: MI


Postal Code: 49506-1515

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: Desired Skills and Experience The successful candidate will possess strong analytical skills and attention to detail. Additionally, the ideal candidate will possess:

  • Comfortable working in an agile-based, quick-moving environment.

  • Strong, proactive work ethic and ability to prioritize multiple responsibilities while meeting deadlines.

  • Ability to clearly present technical concepts to a non-technical audience.

  • Proven experience in Web Development. (Desktop, Tablet, Mobile)

  • Start-to-finish' know-how—initial server setup, development, launch to post launch.

  • Gather and prepare assets from Photoshop or other digital mediums for email and website content.

  • Perform quality checks and cross-browser compatibility on finished product, ensuring that it is free of issues and matches the requirements.

  • Thorough understanding of Joomla! and WordPress frameworks – ability to create templates/themes from scratch. Ability to build custom modules/plugins/components a plus.

  • Strong focus on a good end-user experience Languages / Database / Server

  • HTML5 – writing thoughtful, semantic markup

  • PHP – implementing markup within a PHP-based CMS

  • CSS3 – using modern and innovative techniques (experience with preprocessing languages a plus)

  • JavaScript – jQuery or similar libraries

  • MySQL / database knowledge

  • Technically adept with general server maintenance