We’re looking for a Developer to join our team

**This is a six-month contract position with the possibility for full-time at the end of the contract.**

Grady Britton is a creative agency based in Portland, Oregon. Our specialty lies in building brands that do more; creativity inspired by business goals, and a will to be great.

Our ideal candidate will have both front and backend exposure, but will specialize in one or the other. This candidate must be comfortable working in a fast-paced agency environment with multiple clients and projects happening concurrently.

Responsibilities Include

  • Writing well designed, testable, efficient code by using best Web development practices
  • Creating responsive and/or mobile-first website layout/user interfaces by using standard HTML/CSS practices
  • Integrating data from various back-end services and databases
  • Gather and refine specifications and requirements based on technical needs
  • Create and maintain documentation
  • Be responsible for maintaining, expanding, and scaling our client sites and internal sites
  • Stay plugged into emerging technologies/industry trends and apply them into operations and activities
  • Cooperate with web designers, account reps, project managers and other developers on the team

Qualifications

  • 2+ years experience preferred
  • Versed in all phases of website development

Back-end

  • Solid experience with PHP is a must. Experience with another back-end language like Node or Ruby are plusses
  • Must be comfortable in the command line
  • Experience with a MVC framework like Laravel or Silex are not required, but nice-to-have
  • Must be comfortable using git for version control.
  • Experience maintaining a LAMP server is not a requirement, but a plus.
  • Comfortable with MySQL. Can create tables w/ logical keys and write efficient queries.
  • Experience with RESTful APIs is a huge plus

Front-end

  • Experience with a front-end framework like Bootstrap or Foundation
  • Must be well-versed in jQuery. Solid vanilla javascript experience is a huge plus.
  • Experience with a task runner like Grunt or Gulp
  • Comfortable in command line
  • Experience with angular, vue, react or ember are not required, but nice-to-haves
  • Should be comfortable using git for version control.

About Grady Britton:

We are a people-first agency. We persuade by connecting with the person on the other end of a message; we make by giving our staff the openings to do the best work of their careers.

We are at our best when we are joined at the hip with clients; able to mind-meld so our personal investment in the opportunity at hand yields the greatest reward for everyone involved. We believe in doing business with integrity; focused always on producing what is right for a given situation.  

GB is a B-Corp. We were operating for so long with these principles in mind that it only made sense to make it formal and join the ranks of the growing movement in running a business the right way.

You can read more about us here, too.

If you are interested in applying – please submit resume with job title in the subject line and a note to jobs@gradybritton.com

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June 7, 2017
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