Senior Front-End Developer

Who We Are Looking For

We are looking for a front-end developer with at least ten years of experience to join our team and help us build WordPress and Drupal websites, and other digital marketing materials for Washington-based nonprofits. In addition, you will be helping us to build a time-tracking software product. This is a full-time position in our Columbia Heights office.

Who You Are

Technical Requirements

You are a self-motivated, design-oriented developer, with a broad range of technical skills, who:

 

  • Is an expert in using HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, and jQuery to create maintainable, scalable, and responsive user interfaces for web applications that work in a variety of devices;
  • Has a strong foundation JavaScript and various frameworks, libraries and run-time environments (AngularJS, React, VueJS, Node.js, and jQuery);
  • Has 10 years of experience with WordPress, creating custom themes and developing plugins;
  • Has five years of experience with Drupal, developing custom themes and modules;
  • Has advanced PHP coding skills and is intimately familiar with the Laravel and Symfony - - framework;
  • Has strong experience with Twig and Blade template engines;
  • Is well-versed in SASS, LESS, and Stylus CSS preprocessors;
  • Is experienced working within the Amazon Web Services environment; and
  • Has experience with CRMs that are popular in the non-profit community, including Engaging Networks, Luminate, Salsa and Mailchimp.

 

Professional Traits

You interact well with clients and colleagues, who:

 

  • Is an effective collaborator who can work closely with our designers and developers to successfully execute ideas and deliver projects;
  • Is capable of developing new website, but also happy to perform daily maintenance on legacy sites and applications in a wide variety of web technologies; and
  • Has a strong appreciation for the importance of design and usability;
  • Keeps up on industry trends and best practices and strives to improve;
  • Is highly organized.

 

Your Responsibilities

  • Develop responsive website themes for nonprofit clients;
  • Create and maintain code documentation and technical specifications;
  • Collaborate with the internal creative and technical teams;
  • Record effort and progress in 3rd party project management tools;
  • Manage multiple deadlines; and
  • Work with the project manager to scope and schedule deliverables.

 

More About Us

4Site Interactive Studios is a digital creative agency located in the Columbia Heights neighborhood in Washington, DC. We craft end-to-end, interactive, user experiences on open source platforms to help membership-based organizations grow, engage and sustain online community. Since 2001, we have offered video production, interactive design, and web development services to the nonprofit sector in Washington, DC. We are a growing company that invests greatly in its employees and provides a flexible and supportive work environment.

Your Compensation and Benefits

The salary for this position is $90,000, and includes a generous benefits package: Four weeks paid time off, health insurance, and a 3% matching retirement plan.

How to Apply

Send your cover letter, resume, work examples, and salary requirements to careers@4sitestudios.com.

Please note that this is for a full-time position in our Washington, D.C. office. We will not respond to applications from those seeking part-time or remote work.

4Site Studios is an equal opportunity employer