Senior Web Developer
A Senior Web Developer is a highly experienced professional in the field of web development, typically having several years of hands-on experience. Their role involves designing, implementing, and maintaining web applications and websites. Here are some key aspects of the role:
- Technical Expertise: Senior Web Developers have a deep understanding of various programming languages, frameworks, and technologies commonly used in web development. They are proficient in front-end (client-side) and back-end (server-side) technologies.
- Leadership and Mentorship: In addition to their technical skills, senior developers often take on leadership roles. They may lead development teams, guide junior developers, and contribute to architectural decisions. They help ensure best practices, code quality, and adherence to coding standards.
- Problem Solving: Senior Web Developers are adept at problem-solving and troubleshooting. They can identify and address complex issues that may arise during the development process. They contribute to finding efficient and scalable solutions to challenges in web development projects.
- Project Management: Senior developers may be involved in project management aspects, such as planning, estimating timelines, and coordinating with other teams or stakeholders. They understand the project lifecycle and contribute to project planning and execution.
- Code Review: They are often involved in code reviews, providing constructive feedback to ensure code quality, maintainability, and adherence to coding standards. This helps in creating robust and scalable web applications.
- Stay Updated: Web development is a rapidly evolving field. Senior Web Developers stay updated on the latest trends, technologies, and best practices. They continually improve their skills and often experiment with new tools and frameworks.
- Collaboration: Collaboration is crucial in web development. Senior Web Developers work closely with designers, other developers, project managers, and clients. Effective communication and collaboration skills are essential.
- Security and Performance: Senior Web Developers understand the importance of security and performance optimization. They implement best practices to ensure the security of web applications and optimize performance for a seamless user experience.
About the job
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, and ship new features
- Develop and maintain high-quality web applications using WordPress, custom applications, Shopify, Magento, and OpenCart
- Participate in the entire application lifecycle, focusing on coding and debugging
- Write clean, testable, and efficient code
- Troubleshoot, debug, and upgrade existing systems
- Stay updated on emerging technologies and industry trends to ensure our solutions remain innovative and competitive
- Contribute to project documentation, including technical specifications and test plans
- Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders to deliver high-quality projects on time
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering
- Proven experience as a Senior Web Developer with a minimum of 3-4 years of hands-on experience
- Strong proficiency in WordPress, custom application development, Shopify.
- Experience working with APIs and third-party integrations
- Ability to write efficient, clean, and well-documented code
- Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail
- Proven ability to work well in a collaborative team environment
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Submission of a portfolio showcasing previous projects with links to live websites
- Highlight two best design projects with a brief explanation of the challenges and solutions implemented