Front End Web Developer

Posted on 03/03/2017 — 2 years ago  |   Full-time

Veracity Media

United States, Washington DC

  • Job #WPHIRE001460

Veracity Media, a digital strategy consulting firm focusing on political campaigns and non-profit advocacy, is looking to hire a WordPress website developer in Washington, D.C.

If you are interested in working at a small start-up firm whose team members’ mission and purpose extend beyond the work immediately in front of them, then this is the job for you!

On an average day, you might be taking a design mockup and coding it into a dynamic, mobile-responsive website or building a Twitter widget so supporters of a campaign can tweet at legislators. If you like coding websites and apps, we want to interview you!

Above all, Veracity is a fun, exciting, and flexible place to work.

Helpful things

  • Experience in building websites using HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript/jQuery
    Experience with Bootstrap or Foundation
    Experience with Sass or another CSS preprocessor
    Experience with WordPress, NationBuilder, Drupal or other CMSes
    Experience using the command line and using Git/Github for version control
    Experience with JavaScript task runners like Grunt or Gulp
    Experience with node.js and NPM
    Knowledge of PHP, Rails and/or other back-end experience

What else might help you succeed at Veracity?

  • Highly creative, innovative thinker capable of handling multiple projects across all phases of execution with excellent attention to detail
    Interest in design and UI
    Experience building wireframes
    Strong communication skills, flexible and client-oriented
    Experience with NGP/VAN, Salsa, NationBuilder or other CRMs
    Political or issue advocacy campaign experience
    Project management and client delivery experience
    Website project management (non-technical)

This is a D.C. based position. Interviews may take place over the phone or in person. Applicants may be asked to submit work samples beyond what is initially provided. We offer a competitive salary, based on experience, and you will have access to Veracity’s healthcare benefits package, commission for work brought in, as well as the potential for more benefits down the road.

Please submit your resume, cover letter, any work samples you find relevant, and favorite ice cream flavor to jobs@veracitymedia.com. Please include the position you are applying for in the subject line.

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