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Web Applications Developer (180001M2) 49498 (LJ4) (RP5) in Auburn Hills, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 1/18/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 49498

Web Applications Developer Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical support for websites and intranet.  
  • Collaborate with various departments and internet partners on creating and maintaining web applications and support the web content management system. 
  • Work with project teams and staff from various departments to develop and implement website content and applications.  
  • Develop web pages using a variety of software applications and development tools.  
  • Provide technical site maintenance relative to search engine techniques, link integrity, navigation and other technical web developments. 
  • Identifies and resolves bugs and defects.  
  • Add content tags and updates tracking features in order to optimize marketing efforts to ensure the benefits of content/campaigns.  
  • Use HTML, javascript, Visual Basic or other web-based programming languages to develop code for the consumer websites along with internal intranet.  
  • Create reporting and tracking tools for use by department personnel in analyzing the effectiveness of web content and applications.  
  • Conduct user testing for all system changes to ensure the accuracy and integrity of data. 
  • Maintain knowledge of cutting-edge web development practices and recommends them for use, as appropriate.

Required Qualifications:
Education:

  • College coursework in Computer Science Information Systems, Business Administration or a related field.  

Experience:

  • Developing and implementing innovative web applications
  • Prioritizing, coordinating and meeting deadlines on multiple projects and activities
  • Creating web project requirements for use by web page coding and layout
  • Researching, testing and confirming accuracy of site content
  • Evaluating web content for its value in search engine optimization according to keyword frequency, keyword density, formatting, etc.
  • Documenting site content manager tools for department and external user groups
  • Developing and maintaining a tracking schema for all web projects and assets
  • Adding tracking tags for page and campaign reporting purposes
  • Effectively manage, warehouse and catalog (using tracking schema) all website content assets
  • Performing user acceptance testing of web content and web application as it pertains to supplied requirements
  • Correcting website bugs and defects
  • Strong analytic skills as it pertains to analyzing and creating web reporting (google analytics, internal reporting, etc.)

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Current and emerging web content practices and procedures
  • Search engine optimization (SEO)
  • Cascading style sheets (CSS)
  • Mobile platforms and apps
  • Content management systems and approval process flow
  • Application of page layout and format principles 

Technical skills:

  • Development of web applications and web pages in Visual Studio, ASP.NET, .NET, VB.NET, HTML, XML, CSS, jQuery, CMS Tools, JavaScript, Visual Basics
  • Cross platform web browsers (Internet Explorer, Safari, FireFox; Chrome)
  • Windows/Mac, Mobile (Android, IOS) Operating Systems
  • Google Analytics
  • Content Management Systems

 
Ability to:

  • Planning and organizing a high volume of projects
  • Planning, prioritizing and decision making
  • Provide analytical skill/and content knowledge to contribute to team
  • Review and comprehend vendor manuals
  • Communicate effectively with a wide variety of internal and external clients
  • Work efficiently in a fast-paced, multiple and diverse product, team environment
  • Research competitors' products and services
  • Work irregular and/or extended hours to meet deadlines

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Computer Science Information Systems, Business Administration or a related field

4+ years of experience with:

  • .NET Development
  • C#
  • ASP.Net
  • MS SQL
  • OPP
  • Web Development
  • HTML
  • CSS

2+ years of experience:  

  • Web API
  • JavaScript
  • JQuery
  • Website application development experience in a multiple, diverse product environment.
     

Fast Switch, Ltd., delivering the Right Talent at the Right Time for over 21 years. We are an IT Consulting company with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, Cleveland, OH, Cincinnati, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused. You are our most important asset!          

We've differentiated ourselves by being creative, flexible, and fast. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company.

We're different. Our consultants and clients tell us so, and it's our great people who make the difference! We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

To view all of our open positions, please go to: www.fastswitch.com and at the bottom of the page click Job Opportunities, or get there directly at: http://tinyurl.com/z6r74up

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