We are looking for an application developer who wants to become a long-term member of our successful family in Baton Rouge. We need a programmer who can think fast, juggle multiple projects, and solve real-world problems with minimal assistance. If you are a focused self-starter comfortable working with a team, you will fit in well. If you take personal pride in doing the best work you can, you think like we do. If you find yourself coding in your sleep, you are perfect!
Develops websites or maintain websites, using scripting languages
Performs or directs web site updates
Developing, maintaining, and optimizing database-driven web applications
Identifies problems uncovered by testing or customer feedback and correct problems
Evaluates code to ensure it is valid, properly structured, meets standards and is compatible with browsers, devices, or operating systems
Analyzes user supplied company needs to determine technical requirements
Training employees on new or current hardware or software
Repairing/upgrading PC and Mac hardware and software
Researching, learning and evaluating new software
Diagnosing hardware and software problems
Skills and Abilities Candidates must demonstrate the skill and ability to:
Think logically and be able to articulate thoughts in a clear, concise manner.
Comfortably work both individually and as part of a group.
Take ownership of assignments and see them through to completion.
Be able to ask questions or ask for help.
Efficiently manage several concurrent assignments.
Quickly learn and adapt when dealing with unfamiliar systems and applications.
Be able to communicate clearly and effectively with managers, vendors, and co-workers.
Be able to communicate effectively and courteously with vendors and partners about existing and new projects.
Meet deadlines and complete work in a timely manner.
Be willing to go the extra mile to get the job done.
Display exceptional follow-through, personal drive and the desire to make a difference.
Uses logic and reasoning to identify strengths and weakness of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Analyzes needs and product requirements to create a design.
Identifies complex problems and reviews related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
Keeps up to date technically and applies new knowledge to the job.
Thinks creatively, developing, designing, or creating new applications, ideas, program relationships, or systems.
Able to process information such as compiling, coding categorizing, calculating, tabulating, auditing, or verifying information data.
Able to clearly identify and diagnose hardware and software problems.
Follows internal guidelines and general best practices for programming techniques.
Maintains current understanding of current web technologies or programming practices.
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science/ISDS/Technology or equivalent experience
PHP 5 experience is a plus. Prefer 2-4 years professional experience
Must have familiarity with object-oriented programming concepts
MS Windows Operating System
Able to move about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another.
Able to raise objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position to-position (up to 20 lbs).
Able typing or otherwise working, primarily with fingers rather than with whole hand or arm as in handling.
Able to express or exchange ideas by means of the spoken word.
Able to perceive sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction, and having the ability to receive detailed information through oral communication, and making fine discriminations in sound.
Able to make substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
Able to sit for extended periods of time.