Lee Enterprises
Full Time

Web Developer

Online & Digital Davenport, Iowa Apply

Position at Amplified Local

Amplified Digital, a division of Lee Enterprises, Inc. is looking for an experienced website developer and designer to join our talented team.
We are expecting you to have a strong understanding of latest industry trends and content management systems (CMS). The role is responsible for designing, coding and modifying websites, from layout to function and according to a client's specifications. Strive to create visually appealing sites that feature user-friendly design and clear navigation. An understanding of the entire web development process, including design, development, and deployment is preferred.
Location: Possible remote opportunity, Visa sponsorship not an option for this position
Job specific requirements:
Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, & WordPress (or other CMS applications like Drupal or Joomla)
Candidate must have a strong understanding of UI, cross-browser compatibility, general web functions and standards.
2+ years of experience in design, web development or CMS
Ability to manage multiple projects at once, while accurately setting and meeting deadlines
Problem solver with the ability to think outside the box
Experience manipulating and customizing CMS themes
Comfortable adding/troubleshooting various CMS plugins and add-ons
Experience with Photoshop or other photo editors
Highly dependable, very organized, able to work independently as well as with teams and a project manager.
Able to speak with clients, via phone or face to face, to gather information regarding website creation and needs.
Provide accurate time estimations regarding website builds and maintenance
Items that will set you apart:
Experience building responsive sites
Experience with a CSS preprocessor, such as Sass
Working knowledge of JavaScript/jQuery/PHP
Understanding of basic SEO and analytics principles
Experience with WooCommerce
Candidates are strongly encouraged to share a portfolio showcasing skills in page design and/or functionality. Amplified has an immediate need for a developer and designer at our Davenport location, but will accept a remote employee for the ideal candidate. Visa Sponsorship is not an option for this position.

Amplified Digital offers competitive insurance benefits including medical, dental and vision. This is a full time position, includes paid vacation time and 401K options.

Amplified Local is a Drug-Free Employer. Amplified Local (**********************) and Lee Enterprises, Inc. (***********) are Equal Opportunity Employers