Why, hello there! Are you GREAT with WordPress, HTML, CSS, PHP and JS?

We are excited you are here. It’s important to us that we choose the right team members to join the team here, so we are going to be really big about making sure you have all the details about what it is like working here and what we are expecting. Let’s start with the job details and then hit on a bit more about Rock Paper Simple. Sound good? Great! Let’s get started…

(the link to apply is at the bottom)

Lead Graphic Designer

Job Description

We are looking for a Jr Front-End Web Developer who is motivated to provide marketing-focused websites that help our clients grow. Responsibilities will include translation of the UI/UX design mockups to code within a WordPress environment that will produce visual elements and functionality of the website.

You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works. You will also be involved with maintaining existing client websites, providing input into new and existing projects and supporting other staff who require your expertise and knowledge.

Responsibilities

  • Develop WordPress websites.
  • Customizing base themes and plugins to reflect the provided mock ups.
  • Choosing appropriate themes and plugins for each case.
  • Implementing compliant and clean HTML/CSS to ensure consistency across bowers and platforms.
  • Modifying themes to present content and custom post types.
  • Ensure responsiveness of websites for consistency across devices.
  • Ensure stability and quality of finished product.
  • Provide website maintenance and enhancements
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Collaborate with other team members
  • Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies that can give RPS and its clients competitive advantage.
  • Continue to provide input into the development process to increase productivity and efficiency.

 

Skills And Qualifications

  • Strong understanding of WordPress.
  • Strong understanding of web markup, including HTML and CSS.
  • Strong understanding of PHP and MySQL.
  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery.
  • Proficient understanding with tools such as Photoshop and Adobe XD.
  • Strong understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.
  • Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image.
  • At least basic understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that websites will adhere to them. Support will be provided in this area by other team members.
  • Oh… and be awesome! 

Salary & Benefits

Starting Salary: $30,000 / Annually (plus bonus)

Paid vacation, paid sick days, 13 paid holidays, accident/disability/dental, primary care healthcare, 3% IRA match, every-other-Friday off or on-call, paid training and industry education, and more!

Company Introduction

Rock Paper Simple is a digital marketing agency that focuses on creating marketing-focused websites, developing strong brands and providing marketing support designed to help our clients grow. We are a young company with a strong offering that is attracting larger and larger clients.  The work environment, while professional and deadline-driven, is fun and enjoyable because we believe we ought to have fun doing what we do! As a younger company, we do look to our team members to help grow and evolve the company, so you can expect to be involved in introducing new ideas to help the team, the company and our clients grow.

Will you be a good fit? Give our core values and our mission statement a look and think young agency that has a desire to make an impact on its clients and community… if that sounds like something you want to be a part of, reach out! We want to meet you and see if you’d make a great RPS team member!

Click here to learn more about us!

 


Think you should be the next team member to join Rock Paper Simple?

Click here to apply on our HR system!

 

Want to know even more about Rock Paper Simple? Check out this video.

 

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