Drake Cooper is hiring an

Interactive Developer

Boise, United States

An Interactive Developer at Drake Cooper is expected to write clean, organized, and scalable code. They should keep up on web trends and best practices and be able to use technology to solve business problems. They are responsible for website and web app development for various clients across various modern tech stacks. We need this person to write beautiful code in a timely and scalable way that improves the code-base of our products in meaningful ways. This person will be a part of a digital team that is responsible for all aspects of the ongoing development from the initial specification, through developing, testing and deployment.



Responsible for

  • Website feature development using various platforms including WordPress, React, Squarespace, and Shopify
  • Converting design comps and specifications to functional code
  • Maintenance and bug fixing on existing codebases
  • Managing code in Git based on DC’s agreed-upon merge strategy
  • Writing clean code that follows DC’s code style guide
  • Web accessibility
  • Server configuration
  • Code documentation
  • Estimation of deliverables
  • Collaborating with other developers, project managers, and stakeholders
  • Time tracking and time management

Proficient in.

  • WordPress development, including Gutenberg
  • PHP and object-oriented programming
  • HTML, Javascript, and (S)CSS
  • Working with 3rd-party APIs
  • Git/Bitbucket
  • Command line
  • Dependency management (npm, composer) and build tools (Gulp, Webpack)

Working knowledge of…

  • Advanced Custom Fields framework
  • React
  • Vagrant and VMWare
  • Server provisioning tools

Must-haves

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Strategic problem solving skills

Bonus

  • Background or experience in design
  • Experience with 3D animation
  • Experience with Jira
  • Experience with WooCommerce
  • Experience developing for Shopify


We are accepting applications for contract or permanent hire.

Benefits:

  • Fast paced, energetic workplace
  • Dynamic and accessible management and co-workers
  • 401k plan with a match
  • Agency paid medical, life and short term disability insurance along with options for vision, dental, additional life and long term disability insurance
  • A generous time off program including family leaves
  • Office Green Bike Membership at our Boise location
  • Time off programs for continuing education and volunteer work
  • Flexible work schedules for flexible life/work balance
  • Internal education program

At Drake Cooper we embrace differences in age, color, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, language, national origin, physical and mental ability, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, veteran status and other characteristics that make each of us unique. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and celebrate a culture based upon respect, diversity and inclusion.