BLUE ACORN is a growing ecommerce agency located in Charleston, SC, recently name to Inc. Magazine's top 500 fastest growing companies in the US. We are looking for experienced team members to join us in one of the top tourist destinations in the nation.
Charleston, SC boasts very mild winters, miles of beaches and year-round golf. Our cost of living is below the national average. In addition, due to the tourist industry, Charleston offers legendary hospitality, has world-class restaurants and hotels, and there is always something to do.
BLUE ACORN offers a casual, collaborative working environment along with a competitive benefits package, a crazy fun culture, supportive management, and individual growth.
We are seeking multiple developers from entry to senior level, who are passionate about developing, and have a strong interest in eCommerce. As a web developer you will possess the ability to produce clean, well-documented, efficient and standard-compliant code along with an eye toward performance optimization.
WHAT YOU'LL DO:
Improve and define our development methodologies, processes, and systems
Manage our Git repositories and methodologies
Customizing eCommerce platforms for custom functionality and integrations with 3rd party software
Developing Custom Extensions to be released as third party add-ons
Performance Optimization (server, client, and db)
THINGS YOU KNOW/HAVE DONE:
Experience in team-based web development
Strong determination, and a superb team-ethic
Strong understanding of object oriented MVC web development
Familiarity with version control (Git)
Advanced MySQL/SQL querying and db administration
Excellent written and oral communication skills with teammates and clients
Ability to produce clean, well-documented, efficient, and standards-compliant code – with an eye towards performance optimization
Development experience on PHP-based frameworks (eg. Code Igniter, Expression Engine, etc)
Expertise with the ZendFramework and web services integration
Adherence to web design accessibility standards and cross-browser compatibility
MUST be local to Charleston, SC area or be willing to relocate. We are NOT looking for outside companies or contractors – this is a full time position.
THINGS THAT WILL IMPRESS US:
Systems Administration background
.NET development experience
Mobile Application Development
eCommerce development experience (in particular Magento)
Written articles, tips, or tricks for the web development community
A love for learning
at BLUE ACORN we play darts, beer pong, poker, giant jenga, kickball and have a kegerator in our kitchen. Our belief is work hard/play hard and we do!! We also take time to give back to our community and volunteer two days per year.