Sr. Web Developer - (Folsom, CA)

e.Republic is a media and research company focused exclusively on state and local government and education, with our corporate headquarters based in Folsom, CA. Our award-winning publications, websites, more than 150 annual events and highly respected research operations are acknowledged as setting the gold standard in their respective fields. Our work has been cited in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Time, The Washington Post and USA Today.

You can learn more about us by visiting http://www.erepublic.com/

Are you looking for a fun, laid-back and agile workplace? Join our team of five full stack web developers supporting custom web systems across a range of websites and software systems. This role offers autonomy and decision making within a close-knit team and your work will be highly valued.

The Digital Marketing department manages e.Republic websites and its advertisers. We are a team of developers who code quality web experiences and ad operations managers who deliver digital sponsorship.


Responsibilities

• Develop full-stack web sites and products.

• Design, implement and maintain enterprise business infrastructure including custom CMS, Salesforce integrations and login-based websites.

• Author developer-friendly documentation.

• Use version control systems, specifically GitHub.

• Work with internal customers to solve website bugs and close tickets.

• Utilize fellow developer team through collaboration and task-sharing.

• Move quickly on a constant flow of ideas and be able to wear multiple hats as needed.

The number one requirement and expectation of this position will have a great deal to do with phone calling, research and high-level customer service.
Large percentage of the day will be spent making outbound calls
Sending/drafting e-mails
Creating, editing and deployment of event promotion items
Maintaining and monitoring your level of outflow (calls, emails, blasts)
Multi-tasking and strong organization
Data entry and updating databases
Handle paid registrations, including: providing finance with information to bill/charge registration fees and reconciling with finance post-event.
Internet Research for quality leads – to increase list of potential invitees
Badge deadlines: Including but not limited to: Printing, stuffing and folding of registration materials, shipping/tracking materials to event locations.
Strict adherence to deadlines
Excellent communication skills to both customers and teammates
Travel to and provide onsite registration support for events, including: Set up of registration and exhibit area, greet attendees and process onsite requests, and working in coordination with onsite team. Note: Coordinator is still expected to be managing workload while on the road.

Qualifications

• 5+ years experience with custom PHP full-stack web development.

• Solid understanding of and experience with PHP, SQL, JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3.

• Solid understanding of object-oriented programming and MVC framework.

• Comfortable working in Linux.

• Can work within the coding standards developed by the team.

• Exposure to modern web frameworks like JQuery and Angular and/or third-party systems like Salesforce or AWS.

• Experience with mobile apps a plus.

The position requires a great ability of customer service and professionalism over the phone.
The ability to move quickly from one call to another while keeping excellent customer service intact is extremely vital to this position.
The ability to multi-task is a must; and keeping up with the fast pace work environment. 
Proficient computer skills on Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and know how to navigate quickly on the internet.
Prior experience with Salesforce and Act-On is preferred (not required).
Typing of at least an average of 55 wpm.
Must have a minimum of two years of office experience.
Must have excellent verbal and written communication.
Must be able to travel to assigned events.