Company Introduction

thePLAN is an independent, employee-owned digital communications agency, offering technology, design, strategy and program management to clients nationwide. At our core, we focus on building user-centered products that drive our partner’s business. We offer competitive pay, flexible hours, and a fun, results-focused work environment.

Job Description

We are looking for a Full Stack Web Developer who is motivated to architect web-based solutions, building sites and applications that meet and exceed customer requirements. Web technologies are multi-faceted, and an ideal candidate will thoroughly understand the available tools and be able to use those tools in an effective and optimized manner.

Responsibilities

  • Develop new features based on client requirements
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Maintain high code standards that maximize efficiency and maintainability
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
  • Assure that all user input is validated and sanitized
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
  • Ensure quality code that adheres to current standards and is cross-browser compatible

Skills And Qualifications

  • Proficient with back-end technologies such as PHP or .NET. Multiple-language candidates preferred
  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery
  • Basic understanding of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks, such as AngularJS, BackboneJS, ReactJS, or Vue.js
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as Illustrator, Photoshop, or Sketch is a plus
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git and SVN
  • Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them