Aug 31, 2018

Web Developer

  • Gospel for Asia
  • Wills Point, TX, USA
Full time Web Design

Job Description

Go to  https://www.gfa.org/joinstaff click on the "Apply Now" button to fill out an initial application and to attach your resume and cover letter.

Web Developer

Gospel for Asia is seeking an experienced Web Developer with a heart for transforming the lives of the impoverished and hurting through Jesus Christ. As a Web Developer with GFA, at our headquarters outside Dallas Texas, you will collaborate with team-members to develop, implement, and manage web applications that are critical to ministry operations. This is an opportunity to let God put your talents to use in a Christ-focused ministry with an enormous eternal impact.

Essential Functions:

  • Architects, designs, develops, and maintains innovative, engaging, and informative websites, apps and components for a worldwide audience.
  • Integrates front-end user interfaces with back-end applications and our content management system.
  • Performs website configurations in content management system to enable workflow, user rights & permissions, and enable other functionality as needed.
  • Consults with team to prototype, refine, test, and debug websites; critiques and solicits feedback on web applications. Implements modifications based on feedback from users and management.
  • Publishes documentation of developed applications including the logic, coding, testing, and modifications of solutions.
  • Provides technical assistance by responding to inquiries from others regarding errors, problems, or questions about developed applications and solutions.

Ability to:

  • Maintain a servant heart and attitude toward the fellow staff
  • Be flexible and adaptable to changing technology stacks.
  • Learn new programming skills, languages and systems.
  • Maintain current knowledge of technological advances in the field.
  • Collaborate with others.
  • Be self-motivated to meet time schedules, deadlines and plan and organize work.
  • Work confidentially and with discretion.

Knowledge of:

  • HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript and Git development experience.
  • Experience with Python and Django libraries
  • Experience with mobile development, including responsive design.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, project management, and organizational skills.
  • Strong consistency and attention to detail.
  • Intermediate principles and techniques of digital development.
  • Technical aspects and advances in digital technologies.
  • Interpersonal skills using diplomacy, tact, patience, and courtesy.

Other Qualifications:

  • Has a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
  • Education: BA/BS or equivalent practical experience.
  • Experience: 3+ years developing clean, valid, and compatible websites and applications.

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