Robert Half Technology Web Designer in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia

Our client in the DC area is looking for a talented and innovative Jr. Developer, who has a background in WordPress and Drupal. Responsibilities will include collaborating with internal colleagues throughout the company to support technical solutions. Responsibilities include:

  • In conjunction with the development team, build semantic, standards-compliant responsive themes for WordPress and Drupal.

  • Perform site-building activities and configurations in WordPress and Drupal.

  • Deliver analysis and debugging of client systems.

  • Execute upgrades and testing to modules and plugins for WordPress and Drupal sites.

  • Execute cross-browser and cross-device testing to ensure consistency in display across supported browsers and devices.

  • Support in site migration from old platforms to new systems.

  • Research, advocate and promote new technologies which can benefit both the Digital team and the agency as a whole.

  • Gauge designs and wireframes for development best practices and potential issues. Required Skills include:

  • Computer science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures and algorithm design, and complexity analysis preferred.

  • Experience with full-stack implementation using PHP, Javascript, HTML and CSS/SASS.

  • Understanding of web standards and responsive design techniques.

  • Skill with WordPress and/or Drupal responsive theming.

  • Skill with GIT version control.

  • Proficiency with task runners (Gulp), pre-processors (SASS) and dependency management systems (Bower or Browserfy).

  • 2+ years of experience with web development and content management systems.

  • Proficiency with continuous deployment practices and local development using Vagrant.

  • Experience with the command line interface.

  • A creative eye for design and experience slicing PSDs and InDesign files preferred.

  • Fluency with Pantheon, AWS or WPEngine is a plus.

  • Desire for readable, well-architected code.

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.

Our parent company, Robert Half, once again was named to FORTUNE® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" and was the highest-ranked staffing firm. (March 1, 2016)

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Req ID: 04510-0008868491

Functional Role: Webmaster

Country: USA

State: DC


Postal Code: 20036-5002

Compensation: $60,000.00 to $70,000.00 per year

Requirements: Drupal, PHP, WordPress