- Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Motorsport Games is a global team. Our HQ is based in sunny Miami, Florida and hosts the Digital Marketing and Product Development teams. The 704 Games team, based in nearby Orlando, work on our NASCAR games franchise. In Moscow, Russia, we have a first-class development operation delivering the very latest technology for our future products as well as additional development and esports operations based in England. Our UK office is just metres away from the main entrance to the home of British motorsport at Silverstone Circuit.
Motorsport Games is seeking a highly motivated, Wordpress Front-End Developer that can translate design layouts and wireframes into fully functioning, pixel-perfect Wordpress websites that deliver results for our products and services.
We are a fast-paced, nimble organization of highly dedicated, professional, and passionate individuals. Weve developed a strong company culture that fosters a positive work environment and focuses on team member success. We enjoy what we do and who we do it with; and have a sustainable and viable business model that supports our success.
Reports To: Creative Director
Mission: The mission of the Front-End Developer is to translate designs to error-free working code and to bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, always striving to continuously improve our product by developing ways to deliver a better user experience and optimize for conversions.
- The Front-End Developer codes client websites to match comps provided by a Designer, utilizing the latest applications and technology.
- The Front-End Developer will communicate and collaborate with Design and Technology to ensure total client satisfaction as well as flawless technical implementation.
- Translate comprehensive design layouts and wireframes into working HTML/HTML5 pages for client websites
- Setup the CMS for clients based on intake selections
- Collaborate with development team and/or partners contribute to new theme, plugin and front-end feature development
- Maintain theme and plugins updates in a multisite environment
- Produce error free code utilizing company standard frameworks and contribute to improving codebase and standards
- Develop and strategize automation and procedural improvements
- Ensure all HTML passes W3 validation tests and meets company guidelines (Google Quality Guidelines)
- Coordinate with Designers to establish standardization of elements for sites
- Assist with migration and sunsetting of existing legacy CMS/CRM
- Keep current with emerging web technologies and provide ideas for improvement of product offerings
- Perform special coding projects upon request
- Provide technical support and oversight for service tickets as needed and completing tickets outside the functionality of the CMS.
- Coordinate with SEO/Marketing to develop, update and maintain global content and pages
- Contribute to development and maintenance of detailed process documentation for the Development department
- 3+ years Wordpress experience designing and developing responsive websites; theme building experience; multisite Wordpress experience a plus
- Familiarity with Plugin management
- Github workflow
- Understanding of DNS management
- Understanding of responsive mobile frameworks like Foundation and Bootstrap
- Working knowledge of debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome Inspector etc.
- Strong Analytics, conversion tracking and reporting skills
- Understanding of SEO and how its impacted by development
- Passion for writing clean code and developing websites that deliver business results
- Communication professional who is able to understand client needs and communicate solutions to the Account Management and Design team
- High attention to detail
- Self-motivated and ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks
Competitive salary, corporate benefits and the opportunity to define the future of racing from within an exciting, growing and friendly international games company
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