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Web Developer


Our web developers conceptualize and create comprehensive planned giving websites for use by a wide variety of nonprofits. Combining creative ideas with strategy, vision, technical expertise and user experience principals, we build user-friendly websites that effectively communicate a desired message. This position will incorporate front-end, back-end and DevOps skills to support our Digital Solutions team.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Creates planned giving websites for nonprofits 

  • Designs, develops, tests and delivers websites and components using established best practices and design methods
  • Interprets clients’ unique goals and requirements to incorporate concepts and approaches that will meet stated objectives
  • Demonstrates creative, technical and analytical skills

Participates in the design, programming, testing, documentation and implementation of applications and systems

  • Provides concrete input to the design of complete product components and solutions
  • Writes tests as needed for all code that is developed
  • Refactors existing modules or product components to meet modern standards
  • Participates in and conducts code reviews
  • Works in adherence to secure development lifecycle practices and policies
  • Optimizes front-end and back-end integration

Web Department Support 

  • Supports web department in site maintenance as needed, following established guidelines and deadlines
  • Fixes problems encountered in the functioning of websites
  • Completes other jobs as assigned
  • Keeps supervisor apprised of progress, problems, and relevant issues


KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • Proficiency in:
    • JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3
    • C#, .NET MVC 5
    • REST APIs
    • Multiple operating systems: Windows, Mac, Linux
    • Windows/Mac: Microsoft Office, Google Docs, Adobe Creative Suite
  • Practical knowledge of:
    • Git, Githuband version control 
    • Modern CMS platforms
    • Database technologies (structured and non-structured)
    • Cloud-based computing systems (i.e. Azure, AWS, Oracle)
    • Deployment topologies (i.e. ensuring secure, highly available systems)
    • SEO/SEM and its impact on web design
    • Accessibility best practices
  • General business competencies:
    • Effective oral and written communication skills
    • Effective analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Must work effectively with all internal staff and outside suppliers, be professional, be a team player, yet be innovative; able to take constructive criticism and direction
    • Must set a good example to all staff members, as a mature professional, willing to help others when needed and show the willingness to do whatever is necessary to get the job done


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, web development or related field, or equivalent training and/or experience
  • 2-yrs of practical experience in web development

COMPETENCIES

  •  Spirit of Spirit of Service 
    • Establishes personal credibility by adhering to Stelter’s 12 core values and beliefs; acts in line with those values; holds self-accountable
    • Demonstrates the highest level of integrity; can be trusted to do the right thing, no matter what the consequences
  • Customer Service
    • Provides exceptional customer service to potential and existing clients as well as internal and external Stelter Company employees
    • Works courteously as a team player with all Stelter staff
    • Resolves problems professionally
    • Accommodates clients’ wishes, within our defined parameters, efficiently, effectively and with the utmost courtesy
    • Manages workload to maximize organization and productivity with the goal of achieving the greatest possible customer satisfaction
  •  Leadership
    • Makes decisions as to appropriateness of design components of each Stelter product
    • Works with department leadership to make any decisions necessary
    • Keeps current on web design techniques and offers suggestions for continued enhancement of Stelter products
    • Develops awareness of nonprofit industry and our competition
    • Shares and advises other web staff based on experience
    • Consistently contributes to web team meetings
    • Evaluates new processes for improvements in quality, efficiency and cost savings and provides feedback to supervisor


To apply, email your cover letter and resume to amber.larson@stelter.com.