Job Description

Designzillas’ developers implement custom website designs using WordPress with custom themes and plugins. The ideal candidate has a high level of competence with mobile-first web development best practices, is constantly learning about new technologies, and loves the challenge of building custom websites.

Responsibilities

 

  • Use our in-house starter theme & plugin to rapidly build “mobile-first” websites.
  • Work with other developers in version controlled environments.
  • Participate in design reviews, asking necessary questions to determine functionality requirements.
  • Test and verify websites work properly across multiple browsers and devices.
  • Follow ADA accessibility best practices for website construction.
  • Multi-task projects with external requests and self-manage within the schedule.
  • Communicate with clients and fellow team members.
  • Regularly perform maintenance and performance improvements of partner websites.
  • Work with the team, bringing your ideas and insights, to improve our internal tools and processes

Requirements

 

  • Proficiency in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Experience with Git.
  • Understanding of front end nuances between different major web browsers and devices. We do not support IE in the majority of builds.
  • Ability to interpret and implement user interface designs with a high level of quality.
  • Excellent time management and communication skills.
  • One to two years working in an agency environment, or ability to show related experience.

EXTRAS

  • Knowledge of Drupal 7, Drupal 8, or HubSpot CMS.
  • Functional knowledge of Object Oriented PHP (or other OO language).
  • Knowledge of e-commerce platforms such as WooCommerce, Magento, or Shopify.
  • Experience with pre-compiled CSS.
  • Experience with page builders such as Elementor.
  • Experience with build tools such as Gulp and webpack.
  • Experience with the WordPress block editor and front end JavaScript frameworks.
  • Experience participating in code reviews.
  • A natural curiosity for emerging trends and technologies with a willingness to share knowledge.

Things to Note

  • Candidates are expected to provide a portfolio or samples of past work
     

Join Our Team

WHY WORK HERE?

As one of downtown Orlando’s leading digital agencies, Designzillas has a unique way of blending creativity, professionalism and ferocity in everything we do.

Our team of dino-mite website developers, designers, marketers, strategists and analysts all take pride in our work, our reputation and our highly evolved digital skills! The DZ tribe is extremely passionate about the services we offer and excited to create unforgettable online experiences for users everywhere.

  • Downtown Orlando

    Downtown Orlando

    If you’ve been dreaming of an office that’s located in the heart of downtown, then you just can’t beat ours. We’re just steps from the area’s best restaurants, top businesses and more. And with our bright, modern twelfth-floor open office space—it’s easy to want to come to work each day.

  • 24/7 Parking

    24/7 Parking

    There’s a lot to love about downtown. But let’s face it—no one loves paying for parking, especially not every day. As a DZ employee, your parking is covered by us, so you can enjoy working (or partying!) as late as you want to without having to be a slave to the parking meter all night.

  • Health Benefits

    Medical Benefits

    All salaried employees receive full medical and dental benefits, partially paid for by the company. Thinking about doing a backflip off the roof into the pool? Now you can! We cover 50% of our employee’s health, dental, life and vision insurance for the first year and 100% after one year. 

  • Culture

    PTO / Vacation

    Our team believes in the balance of working hard and playing hard. We offer paid time off and vacation days that continue to grow the longer you’re with the company. So if you get sick or simply want to take a trip around the world, we’ve got you covered!

  • Quality

    Flexible Hours

    Early bird? Great! Late riser? Also great! Designzillas is eager to get your best self at the time that you best produce. So join our team and we’ll figure out a schedule that’s ideal for everyone. We want you to work when you feel you’ll be most productive and charged up.

  • Passion

    Collaborative Environment

    We’re really good at playing nice with others. Our team is constantly working together to create the best digital solutions possible for our clients, without being stuck in a cubicle all day. With an open floor-plan, and a ton of team activities we’ll keep your day exciting.