Web Developer
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - Little Rock, AR

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The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette is looking for a versatile web developer for a fast-paced small-team environment. The ideal candidate would be a highly motivated self-starter that is able to work with minimal supervision and can actively communicate with stakeholders to develop project requirements.

Responsibilities include:

  • Develop and maintain multiple large-scale websites using various programming languages.
  • Maintain and support web stack to maximize deliverability and performance.
  • Integrate disparate systems, from legacy equipment to newer technology-driven.
  • Work in a team environment with peer-code review and be able to push updates to production servers from a deployment server.
  • Maintain and extend an existing analytics suite to provide customer data in a reliable way.
  • Problem solving skills for a wide array of needs including networking, XML ingestion or production and code-planning.
  • Assist customer service department with questions from customers on website issues, use and authentication. Occasionally this involves directly speaking with customers.

Skills Required

  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science or comparable professional experience
  • Minimum 2 years of professional development experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavasScript and cross-browser, multi-device compatibility.
  • Extensive knowledge of any C-influenced programming language.
  • Comfort with administration of Linux distributions from the command-line.
  • Knowledge of relational databases, preferably using PostgreSQL and MySQL.
  • Experience with Apache (on Linux) and IIS (Windows server.)
  • Ability to quickly adapt to new programming languages and environments
  • Experience with MVC frameworks.
  • An understanding of various web-protocols including HTTP, AJAX, DNS, and SSH/SFTP.
  • Familiarity with version control with Subversion or similar methods.

Nice-to-have Skills

  • Experience with leveraging jQuery.
  • Experience with WordPress development.
  • Experience with Django and Python.
  • Experience and/or interest in iOS/Android development.
  • Some knowledge of Bash and other programming languages a plus.
  • Interest in News/Media industry.
  • Interest in open source software development community.

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