HarperCollins Publishers Senior Developer in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Troubleshoot, refactor, and perform routine maintenance on existing websites.
Follow secure development practices.
Work with inside and outside stakeholders to implement new websites.
Implement architecture and infrastructure that optimize for flexibility, re-use, scalability, performance, and availability.
Utilize design and UX best practices to optimize front-end usability.
Coordinate activities with systems staff to ensure capacity, package support, and other requirements are met.
Document changes, stage and release code for review and production.
Write and perform unit and other tests to insure quality of code.
Create innovative and creative solutions to complex challenges.
Maintain clean code repository.
Good knowledge of software engineering life cycle process, including design, development, build/release, testing, Git source control, ticketing (Jira), and QA.
Good knowledge of Internet Application architectures and protocols (TCP/IP, HTTP, etc.).
Good knowledge of WordPress.
Knowledge of Laravel, WordPress, and Drupal a plus.
Knowledge of AWS (EC2, S3, DynamoDB, Lambda) a plus.
5+ years’ experience in related field.
Experience with PHP 7 and especially WordPress.
Experience developing in LAMP environment (especially Red Hat and derivatives).
- Degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
Familiarity with high-performance and scalability best practices.
Knowledge of current and legacy desktop and mobile browsers and how to develop cross-platform solutions
Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate complex, interactive design concepts clearly and persuasively to diverse audiences.
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
HarperCollins Christian Publishing is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Job Locations US-TN-Nashville | US-MI-Grand Rapids
Category Information Technology