Senior Full Stack Developer

Five & Done is searching for an exceptionally well-rounded Full Stack Developer to help us create thoughtful, strategy-driven, passion-fueled websites, mobile applications, and other digital experiences. The ideal candidate is a tinkerer, someone who likes to take things apart to figure out how they work, and then put them back together to work even better. They will be a technology enthusiast and generalist, with experience covering both front-end and back-end development.

Applicants should possess a strong working understanding of PHP, but also have a deep understanding of Javascript, and CSS. The ideal applicant has familiarity with Docker. They will be given opportunities to suggest new methodologies to better drive our business, while expanding their own horizons and growing their technical and professional skill set.

Reporting to the [1] Director of Development, you’ll use your skills of a developer to identify and implement the best, most efficient, and easy-to-use solutions to our client’s challenges.

On a given day, you might build a data visualization model to be used on a website seen by millions, help architect the CMS that will publish to it, evaluate the technical chops of junior or mid-level developer candidates, prototype an internal concept, or help a fellow developer win a foosball game.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with project and creative leadership to understand our client’s requirements, and then plan the best way to exceed them
  • Work with our designers to convert their creative vision into a fully functional, polished experience
  • Build web apps with scalable backend
  • Deploy product releases to the interwebs, working with our client’s hosting teams, or in our own Docker and AWS environments.
  • Connect to an API to retrieve information in a friendly, non-battery consuming, device and client aware way.
  • Develop client side code to perform smooth animations, transitions, lazy loading, interactions, application workflows, most of the time taking into consideration progressive enhancement and backwards-compatible standards.
  • Help scope new business opportunities, providing technical recommendations and participating in project pitches, as needed
  • Manage, oversee, and help grow our junior and mid-level developers
  • Stay on top of the latest trends in our industry and suggest ways to keep Five & Done progressive

About You

  • You’re a good guy or gal who cares about the wellbeing of your team members.
  • You don’t call yourself a front-end dev, or a back-end dev. You’re a healthy mixture of both.
  • You’ve been developing with PHP/MySQL/Javascript/HTML/CSS for at least 5-7 years.
  • You’ve got an eye for design and you suggest usability improvements where you see fit.
  • You can’t stand releasing a product that’s not a top-notch experience for the user.
  • You’re no stranger to Design Patterns.
  • You love Laravel.
  • Actually, you really love Laravel, but you also love Babel JS because you’re complicated.
  • You’ve tried all of the task Runners out there. You’re sticking with Webpack for a while.
  • You spin up AWS instances on the regular.
  • You can get around a Dockerfile.You hack and tinker with projects on the side.
  • You’re interested in learning, or are already experienced in, progressive web app development.
  • You have agency experience.

How to apply

This is an on-location role based out of Orange County. Open to domestic relocation only.

Please email us at: [email protected]