Job Description :
Role: Full Stack Developer (70% Backend and 30% Front End)
Location: San Jose, CA
Tenure: 12+ Months/ Contract

Job Responsibilities:
Responsibilities include designing, developing, testing, implementing, and maintaining multiple WordPress CMS websites and web-based workflow application systems.
Candidate will be working alongside a team of other developers in creating, maintaining, and updating of these systems.

Primary Job Responsibilities:
Designing and implementing new features and functionality
Establishing and guiding the website’s architecture
Ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS
Helping formulate an effective, responsive design and turning it into a working theme and plugin.
Collaborate with other internal teams (Global WebDev, Accessibility, Engineering Systems, Source Control Management, Build & Release, SEO, Information Security, Product Security, etc and third party partners to keep website and applications up to date with best practices, evolving coding guidelines and compliance requirements, changes/upgrades to backend tools, systems and services etc.
Conferring with teams to resolve conflicts, prioritize needs, develop content criteria, or choose solutions.
Developing or validating test routines and schedules to ensure that test cases mimic external interfaces and address all browser and device types.
Back up files from Web sites to local directories for recovery.
Identifying problems uncovered by customer feedback and testing, and correcting or referring problems to appropriate personnel for correction.
Evaluating code to ensure it meets industry standards, is valid, is properly structured, and is compatible with browsers, devices, or operating systems.
Determining user needs by analyzing technical requirements.
Assist creative team to push boundaries on design possibilities

Job Requirements:
At least 5 years hands on server-side java/j2ee development experience. Good understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery
Strong understanding of PHP back-end development
Experience building user interfaces for websites and/or web applications
Experience designing and developing responsive design websites
Comfortable working with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.
Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers
Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages
Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML)
Comfortable with source version control software (Git, CVS, SVN We use Git.
Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail are must-haves. He/she is an effective communicator and able juggle many priorities at once
Demonstrated ability to learn quickly and adapt to dynamic environment. Able to manage multiple tasks and reprioritize projects as situations arise
Output focused, able to take high level direction, event/program plans and turn into valued and tangible output. Attention to detail is a must
Focuses on assignment at hand, and plans day-to-day activities to complete individual tasks
Understands and is aware of project objectives and schedules
Seeks new tasks as current tasks are completed

Client : Compunnel