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Junior Mid Web Developer in Washington, DC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/31/2019

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Job Description

We have an exciting new role at one of our respected clients based out of Washington D.C.  

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Junior Mid Web Developer:

  • Provide full-stack web development support
  • Collaborate with IT department business units regarding the development, deployment, and implementation enhancements to the platform and products
  • Collaborate with team members in the development and implementation of projects that require user research and analysis. Consults with UI/UX designers, product managers, developers, and other team members
  • Work with project business representatives and team members to test business concepts and requirements
  • Monitors and checks the website for quality, accuracy, currency, consistency and other site technical aspects, such as performance and capacity
  • Works with Platform Development team to assist with testing and implementing new features and functions on the Platform. outcomes
  • Communicates results and recommendations in a timely and easily consumable format. Continually strive to improve research and design process to deliver better output
  • Knowledge about the features and functions available on websites developed by competitors to leverage current systems. Research and learn new methodologies and technologies and participate in knowledge sharing
  • Troubleshoot and report on platform system, as well as other ancillary systems, including coordinating with Publications Help Desk to resolve constituent requests
  • Identify opportunities for technical improvements, including streamlining processes via automation and optimization of performance for applications in collaboration with others

Requirements of the Junior Mid Web Developer:
  • Experience with content management systems, open source social media tools and WordPress
  • Major components of a work-week include management and maintenance to journal microsuites, creation of new websites that promote products, and coordination with various other groups/stakeholders to ensure a smooth transition from marketing concept to technology implementation
  • The consultant must share a willingness to learn new skills and work collaboratively with other members of the Digital Strategy team and colleagues within the Publications Division and other internal stakeholders
  • Work with a variety of content formats including multimedia, such as video and podca
  • Strong working knowledge of the following is required: HTML 5, DHTML, XML, XHTML, CSS, Adobe Creative Suite, content management systems and tools, scripting languages, JavaScript, and/or generating web files from a database
  • Experience with user experience research methodologies such as card sorting, usability testing, customer interviews, surveys and focus group and collecting user data for online interfaces
  • Thorough knowledge of current best practices regarding user experience and usability, content management best practices, web page design and development
  • Experience and expertise in implementing multimedia formats, such as video and podcasts and use of a digital asset management system
  • Experience in contributing to a team-oriented approach to problem solving preferred and excellent written and oral communication skills
  • College degree or equivalent experience or formal training
  • 3+ years of experience; an advanced degree may be substituted for work experience

Job ID: 315503

Keywords: Junior Mid Web Developer, Content Management Systems, WordPress, HTML 5, DHTML, XML, XHTML, CSS, Adobe Creative Suite

 About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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