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Senior Web Developer
Classification: 
Exempt
Description: 
CDR Fundraising Group, a well-established, full-service direct marketing company, with offices in Bowie, MD, and Arlington, VA, is seeking a skilled Web Developer to join our Digital Media Department. The Senior Web Developer is the guru of everything back-end related with some front-end chops. You’re the chief architect of data flow between multiple systems and are comfortable working with third-party API’s. You’re an unstoppable force when it comes to using third-party solutions to enhance out-of-the-box platforms. You’ll work with the web developers, account executives and designers to transform strategy and design into interactive builds which provides a user experience beyond what our clients and users expect. The ideal candidate is someone who sees themselves as one stop solution provider for all our clients web development needs.
Responsibilities: 
  • Provides technical leadership and assumes overall accountability for a successful implementation phase on client projects.
  • Write clean and well documented code.
  • Understand the technical requirements for complicated web development builds and become an overnight expert in explaining them internally and to our clients
  • Map out data schema and data flow between multiple platforms
  • Follow detailed workflows for project reviews, QA, edits
  • Work on multiple clients and campaigns simultaneously
  • Communicate and engage with web developers, account executives and graphic artists
  • Scope out web development requirements, timelines and costs for client campaigns
  • Serve as a learning resource to coworkers
Skills: 
  • Experienced with all stages of the development cycle for dynamic web projects.
  • Well-versed in numerous programming languages including JavaScript, SQL, and C. Strong background in project management and customer relations.
  • Strong knowledge of latest web development technologies, best practices and developments. 
  • Knowledge of the major backend languages like PHP, MySQL, Apache, .NET, C#
  • Knowledge working with frameworks like LaRavel, Angular.JS, Ember.JS, Phone GAP or equivalent
  •  Experience using web API services (SOAP, XML, JSON, REST) and working with and integrating third-party API’s.
  • Experience building responsive customer sites and creating plugins using Drupal, Wordpress and the latest web technologies.
  •  Ability to take a PSD mockup, slice it up and code into an interactive web component
  •  Experience with custom theme building in CMS platforms such as WordPress or Drupal
  • Ability to handle multiple complex projects; a resourceful self-starter who can take initiative and follow through on projects.
  •   Ability to manage multiple tasks in a dynamic, fast-paced corporate environment
Education: 
• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math or equivalent experience.
Experience: 
• 7+ years web development experience which includes the programming/ development of web applications. • Experience using Google Analytics and/or Google AdWords user; web analytic data to identify website performance gaps a plus • Experience with Blackbaud Convio/Luminate Online, Salsa, Classy, Engaging Networks highly desired. • Experience with Facebook Application development/integration is a huge plus but not required • Prior experience working in an agency environment is a plus
To Apply: 

To Apply: Please send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to CDR’s HR Generalist Allison Reep at areep@cdrfg.com with Senior Web Developer in the subject line.