Web Developer

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Looking for an experienced web developer who loves designing for the web and mobile. This is a contract position until October 31st, full-time and onsite at our client's offices in Schaumburg.

Key Responsibilities:
• Troubleshoot system and end-user issues to determine the root cause of the problem and determine mitigation steps.
• Identify redundant processes and procedures and implement automated solutions.
• Define, execute and automate workflows for deploying, updating and bug-fixing a variety of online training content.
• Design, develop and implement the training content delivery platform/framework to integrate technology in the classroom and merge online and instructor led training.
• Develop large-scale business applications and APIs that push the boundaries of what we can typically do with static online training.
• Work with IT partners to evaluate, gather requirements for, and implement new web technologies in-house.
• Collaborate with team members in a Scrum/Agile development environment.
• Work with cross-functional teams to implement content and learning management solutions in information sharing application platforms.
• Maintain content publishing templates that allow content developers to quickly release training.

• 2 to 4 years of developing, testing and implementing scalable and efficient web-based and mobile applications.
• BA/BS degree or equivalent experience.
• Practical use of modern web frameworks, including jQuery/Zepto and PhoneGap.
• Database experience (data modeling, SQL writing, schema migrations, ETL processes)
• Using version control systems like SVN and/or Git - a good understanding of branching, merging, and deployment in to production systems.
• Experience with E-Learning authoring applications (Flash, Captivate, etc).
• A strong knowledge of HTML 5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, and browser technology. 
• Experience developing mobile applications (PhoneGap and iOS).  

Bonus Points
• Strong knowledge of Git version control.
• Familiarity with Scrum development principles.
• A working knowledge of PHP and MySQL.
• Experience with a number of content management systems (WordPress).