Web Development Director

Job description

Location : Charlottesville, VA
 

Why we need you?
Our client, founded in 1967, is the nation’s oldest and largest student travel organization.

They are looking for a web development expert to join their Digital Marketing team and lead the UI and WordPress developers to build, enhance, and support  customer-facing web sites.

You’ll provide technical leadership working closely with all the other functional teams such as Marketing, Sales, IT, and Creative Services to develop the best possible front-end web pages while maintaining high standards of quality and performance.


Here’s what you’ll be doing.

  • You’ll lead web development scoping, planning, and technical architecture for all projects involving UI and WordPress development.
  • You’ll develop new pages and features across the whole stack, with a specific focus on the presentation layer.
  • You’ll perform code reviews and provide feedback on all internal and external code.
  • You’ll maintain relationships and connections to other teams to ensure that integrations are maintained and enhanced.
  • You’ll implement and monitor development standards, release processes, and support procedures.

Requirements

You need these qualifications:

  • You’ve more than 6 years of web development experience on large-scale web products.
  • You’ve more than 2 years of experience managing a development team and technology vendors.
  • You’ve expert knowledge of all parts of the web stack.
  • You’ve experience mentoring and building teams
  • You’ve a strong knowledge of Git, CDNs and agile development.

 

Here’s what we can offer:

A competitive base salary of $85K + Bonus of $10K+ Benefits.

 

Please send us your resume, and – more importantly – a cover letter that tells us about your interest here. We’re excited to meet you!

One more, very important thing: we are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We’re strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all employees and all applicants for employment. For us, this is the only acceptable way to do business.