The API Guys are currently seeking a Project Manager/Web developer to add to our virtual development team. This is a hands-on position and requires an individual that can manage a team of developers as well as work directly on projects. We are growing at a rapid pace and require an individual that has the ability to work projects, determine requirements and resource needs for projects and manage projects from end to end.
- This is a contract position with hours ranging from 10 – 30 per week with the potential of quickly increasing to as much as 40 hours per week.
- The ideal candidate will currently have a local development environment configured including Git.
- Candidate must be proficient in written and spoken English
- Candidate must be available during the hour of 8:00 am – 5:00 PM EST.
- You will be required to participate in meetings, some meetings may occur daily.
- Must be experienced in WordPress
- Project Management
- Respond to bug submissions
- Help convert legacy code to new code base
- Document new and existing processes
- Provide work estimations for future projects
- Identify new technologies that can help improve overall systems
- Automate manual tasks
- Integrate with multiple APIs
- Identify network, server, or software bottlenecks
- Q/A and peer review for fellow developers
- Performance Testing
- Ability to Manage a team of Virtual Programmers
- Experience in an Agile development environment/Scrum
- SQL, Table design and optimization (MySQL preferred)
- Fluency in multiple development languages (Is a plus)
- Experience in front end development practices (Bootstrap experience a plus)
- AJAX experience (through jQuery or other front end frameworks)
- API Experience
- Knowledge of HTML5/CSS3 and common standards and practices
- Passion for programming
- Loves solving problems
- Great verbal and written communication skills
- Framework experience (such as CakePHP, Symphony, Codeigniter, Zend, etc…) (Is a plus)
- Understanding of networking a plus
- Experience with systems administration a plus
- Exposure to multi-developer environments and version control (Git experience a plus)
- A/B Testing
- Unit Testing
- 3-5 years’ experience preferred
How the Process Works
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In order to be considered you must score 92% or higher on the quiz.
If now is not a good time please feel free to come back and take the quiz when time allows.
Upon successful completion of quiz, candidate will take a practical implementation test that will demonstrate their level of drive and commitment, as well as programming style and problem solving skills. This test can take up to 5-8 hours and is not compensated.
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