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Web Master

Carson Group Omaha, NE

Job Description

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Who We Want

We are seeking a Web Master responsible for both back-end and front-end development, including creating WordPress themes and plugins. This position requires a combination of programming skills (namely PHP, HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript) and aesthetics (understanding element arrangements on the screen, color and font choices, etc.). The candidate should have a strong understanding of industry trends and content management systems. Experience with the responsive and adaptive design is strongly preferred. Also, an understanding of the entire web development process including design, development and deployment is preferred. This position will also oversee development/management of websites on a proprietary web platform. Duties include assisting clients in creating their websites, modifying their existing websites, and collaborating with our marketing/creative services team to deliver a finished digital brand experience. The ideal candidate will have a strong sense of creativity, technical skills, and must be able to work on multiple projects simultaneously under tight deadlines.


What To Expect

  • Designing and implementing new features and functionality
  • Establishing and guiding the website’s architecture
  • Ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS
  • Helping formulate an effective, responsive design and turning it into a working theme and plugin
  • Building new websites under an existing Wordpress multisite structure
  • Editing and updating websites through client request system
  • Managing compliance tunnel for final approval
  • Updating Wordpress and plugins routinely
  • DNS administration


What You Need

  • Bachelor degree in web design or related field; or equivalent professional work experience
  • Good understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery
  • Experience with custom Wordpress theme development as well as multi-site Wordpress networks
  • Experience with Linux Operating System
  • Experience building user interfaces for websites and/or web applications
  • Experience designing and developing responsive design websites
  • Knowledgeable with SEO best practices
  • Comfortable working with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.
  • Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers
  • Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools
  • Strong understanding of PHP back-end development
  • Experience with SharePoint development
  • A positive, innovative, energizing, collaborative work style is required
  • Ability to communicate with coworkers, customers, and various business contacts in a courteous and professional manner
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a team
  • Ability to work independently, with minimal supervision and manage multiple competing priorities
  • Skill in clear and effective verbal and written communications
  • Excellent understanding of visual design, interaction design, and user interface development
  • Skill in strong work/project organization and planning
  • Proficiency in the Adobe® Creative Suite® including Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator a plus
  • Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML) a plus
  • Financial services industry knowledge a plus


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Job Details

Date Posted October 26, 2017
Date Closes November 25, 2017
Requisition WM
Address 13321 California St
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Dodge Plaza, First Floor
Department Marketing
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Salary, Based on Experience
Experience Level Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)
Mon: 8 am to 4 pm
Tue: 8 am to 4 pm
Wed: 8 am to 4 pm
Thu: 8 am to 4 pm
Fri: 8 am to 4 pm
SOC Category 15-1134.00 Web Developers
Zipcode 68154
Name Emily Olson
Address 13321 California Street
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68154

This job requires the following skills

  • Microsoft SharePoint
  • Linux
  • HTML
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • PHP
  • XML
  • Google AdWords