Careers

PHP/JS Web Developer and Graphic Design Assistant - Full Time

Longwood, FL (Orlando, Florida)
Global-5 is a national award-winning public relations and integrated marketing firm serving government, transportation and transit clients. Work will be performed in our Longwood offices. Applicant will work under the direction of the Creative Director and be on a team responsible for developing websites, e-newsletters, electronic maps, handouts, display boards and other materials for public distribution. The ideal candidate will have 3 to 7 years of experience in web application development, knowledge of multiple coding languages, experience working with datasets of various formats, and knowledge of all phases of the software development lifecycle.

DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Build responsive HTML themes and pages from a source PSD design for use within a PHP-based content management system
  • Hard code HTML and CSS e-newsletters and templates for mass distribution
  • Translate needs from systems requirements to solutions or application development, and vice versa, with current programs, projects and initiatives in mind
  • Design and build server-side components that seamlessly run on-premises and on cloud platforms
  • Find, analyze, and fix bugs/performance problems whenever and wherever they occur
  • Integrating different applications and performing data migrations
  • Translate complex engineering schematics and GIS data into simplified and clear illustrations and maps
  • Assist in output of print materials such as proposals, media kits, and occasionally involving hand trimming and manual assembly of these items

EDUCATION AND SKILLS REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field preferred
  • Professional experience writing clean, standards-compliant HTML5, CSS, Javascript and PHP/MySQL
  • Strong familiarity with WordPress, Joomla and/or Drupal; Ability to build custom themes
  • Basic to mid-level knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud products such as Photoshop, Illustrator, & InDesign
  • Experience with .NET framework development using C#, C++, Visual Studio, a plus
  • ArcGIS, Google Maps API, or open source GIS knowledge and prior experience building spatial/mapping applications a plus
  • SharePoint development knowledge also a plus
  • Knowledge of entire Microsoft Office suite, including Word and PowerPoint
  • Comfortable working in a Windows-based environment

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Applicant to work from the company’s Longwood office location*
  • Applicant should be able to sit for long periods of time
  • Applicant should be able to use their hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools, or controls and repeat the same movements

Applicants must include the following:

  • A resume attached as a PDF
  • A brief cover letter explaining how your experience and/or education qualify you for this position
  • A portfolio of work presented as a website link or PDF
  • DO NOT TELEPHONE. Applicants who do not follow these guidelines will not be considered. *Local Candidates Only

Benefits:

  • Full-time position with competitive pay structure
  • Paid time off and paid holidays throughout the calendar year
  • Medical insurance and additional health benefits
  • 401 profit sharing

Global-5 is a national award-winning public information, public relations, and integrated marketing firm serving transportation, transit and government clients and proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.