Web Developer AppDirect
AppDirect | San Francisco
AppDirect Job Description
About the Team:
AppDirect’s marketplace platform allows businesses of all sizes to buy and manage web applications for their employees to use. As a Developer on the Design Team you will collaborate and take ownership of a wide array of important projects both internal and external, from our CMS marketing websites and Rails-based Documentation Center, to the User Interface framework that is the core of the entire AppDirect platform. Your role is to merge technical acumen with the design team's rigorous standards for clarity, simplicity, utility, and quality. You understand that design is not just an afterthought to the code, it is not just how something looks, but how it feels. Your work will show mastery of technical challenges as well as an understanding of the importance of design.
We are a small, tight-knit team of designers working on an incredible challenge – making our product amazing. If you love the idea of solving complex problems, growing the design culture of a company, and building the foundations of a platform, then this position is for you. Not only will you share your experience and knowledge with others, you will also have the opportunity to tackle new challenges and learn new skills. Your work will touch every user of AppDirect, from current users of the product to prospective customers on our websites. You will hold an integral role on our team and own a significant role in shaping the design group.
What you'll do and how you'll make an impact:
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Preference for working as a team and collaborating to find the best solution
- Comprehensive knowledge of HTML and CSS/SASS across legacy and modern browsers
- Command line and server management experience. We have a dedicated operations team, but some tasks require direct action.
- Familiarity with the Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator for asset creation and design mockups
What you'll need:
- ExpressionEngine experience (or desire to learn)
- Rails experience (or desire to learn)
- Contemporary technologies like responsive design, canvas, CSS animations
- Client-side MVC experience
- Graphic design experience
AppDirect is the cloud service commerce leader making software and products accessible globally. The AppDirect cloud service commerce platform unites providers, developers and consumers of cloud services into a single ecosystem. This makes it easy for businesses to find, buy and manage cloud services from a central location and delivers new opportunities for providers to distribute, sell, and market cloud services. AppDirect-powered marketplaces, billing and distribution, and reselling services help providers – including Samsung, Telstra, Deutsche Telekom, ADP and others – connect millions of business users to solutions from Microsoft, Google, Box, DocuSign and more.
We believe that the unique contributions of all AppDirectors is the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience, we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status.