Senior Web Developer
November 8th, 2021

WEB DEVELOPMENT


Job Description

What We Do:

  • We build highly-interactive custom websites using Craft CMS and WordPress
  • We maintain and evolve our websites for clients on an ongoing basis
  • We build responsive websites that are cross-browser and cross-device compatible
  • We build accessible websites that are optimized for performance and SEO
  • We deliver projects quickly and efficiently
  • We work as a team to build the best damn products around

At Matchbox you’ll receive:

  • A competitive salary and full benefits package
  • Opportunity to make a difference within a small, close-knit team
  • A fun creative environment working with a team collaborating on great work
  • Opportunity to grow with an expanding Digital team
  • Vacation: Matchbox has a healthy vacation policy, with employees receiving vacation days commensurate with the number of years employed. In addition to vacation days, employees have off major holidays as recognized by Matchbox, Holiday Break and Flex Fridays during the summer. These additional days constitute over two weeks of additional vacation time.

Job Responsibilities

What We’re Looking for in a Candidate:

  • Working on highly interactive projects that push the envelope is your jam
  • Your code is meticulously clean, efficient and well-organized
  • You enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and can handle multiple projects at a time
  • You enjoy collaborating with designers, project managers and directors to deliver the best possible product
  • You can identify and communicate technical limitations or potential issues to project team members and offer solutions that solve UX/UI goals
  • You are flexible to accommodate client and internal timelines and budgets
  • You have a constant desire to learn and stay on top of industry trends and technologies
  • You are not afraid to push the boundaries and think outside-the-box to solve creative and technical challenges

Your Skills:

  • In-depth knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, JS, PHP, MySQL, JSON
  • In-depth knowledge of JS frameworks (React, Angular, or ViewJS) to develop highly interactive websites
  • Experience with server-side rendering
  • Ability to build accessible websites that meet WCAG 2.0 level AA compatibility while retaining a high level of interactivity
  • Ability to implement cyber-security measures such as honeypots, input validation, input sanitation, CSRF, data encryption at rest and in transit, ReCAPTCHA, and penetration testing
  • Ability to build, update, edit, and maintain websites built on WordPress and Craft CMS
  • Ability to translate designs from static comps or prototypes into highly interactive experiences that maintain a high level of design
  • Knowledge of SEO best practices when writing and structuring code

Job Qualifications

Bonus Points:

  • E-commerce experience
  • Payment gateway implementation experience
  • User authentication experience
  • Automated unit testing experience
  • Elastic search experience
  • Previous design experience or studio environment experience

How to Apply

Please send resume to jobs@matchboxstudio.com. Please indicate in the subject line the title of the position you’re applying for. If you provide a link to your work, please be sure the link is clickable (not embedded in your resume).



Email jobs@matchboxstudio.com 
Additional Information

Please note: this is a local position, not remote.

About Our Culture:

Matchbox is a small but growing team that values creativity, passion, and a solid work-life balance. We believe burnout is the enemy of good work. We work hard to only deliver the absolute best work for our clients, but seek to create an environment where unique work styles are supported and time is given to recharge. Matchbox values diversity and inclusion and recognizes that we can accommodate multiple points of view. Above all, we work together as a team and collaborate to do great work we can be proud of.

Posted By
The Matchbox Studio

Camille Long

We are a multi-disciplinary creative agency driven by strategy and designed to connect. We create thoughtful communication between brands and people. We strategize, create and innovate. We are a close-knit bunch that works together as a team. We do serious work in a not-so-serious atmosphere. We work hard and play hard.

URL
http://https://matchboxstudio.com/

Location
Dallas, TX

Job Type
Full-time