What You’ll Do:
Become a part of the DCL team- a creative design, visual storytelling and video production team
Collaborate with DCL team and client services and sales to help reach objectives and exceed goals for client projects
Work in a fast paced environment and learn key trends and approaches to current digital media space
Gather functional requirements and prepare specs for new client website projects
Develop and maintain PHP / MySQL micro sites and CMS sites built in Wordpress and Magento
Develop front end HTML/CSS code and back end code typically in PHP
Systems integration using tools such as:
3rd Party APIs (SOAP/REST/XMLRPC with PHP or .NET)
Cron Jobs, shell/PHP scripting
Help deploy, monitor, replicate, and backup Linux and windows cloud servers from a variety of vendors.
Help develop and deploy test environments, backups, and redundancy.
Maintain QA best practices, including unit-testing, code revision and review
P rovide technical insight/oversight/advice to all internal and some external departments
Teach team members new technologies and promote their adoption.
This is an ONSITE role
What You’ll Need:
2+ years of experience building websites with database connectivity in PHP/MySQL
Strong HTML/CSS experience
Experience in responsive design
Strong knowledge of such CMS platforms as Wordpress and Drupal, and ecommerce platforms as Magento, Shopify, Opencart.
Being comfortable with LAMP Development environment is required
Excellent communication skills
Diligent work ethic. Must be self-motivated and able to take the initiative to get the job done
Ability to function in a team environment
Familiar with GIT & SVN
F amiliar with Amazon Web Services EC2
Knowledge of SEO practices
Direct Agents is a data driven digital marketing agency with offices in NY and LA.
Our award winning cross-channel customer acquisition solutions allow us to help build and transform brands with Media, Strategy, Analytics and Creative.
Our teams are made up of experts who are passionate, collaborative and entrepreneurial, fostering a culture of innovation, learning and fast paced growth.
Digital Content Lab is our internal creative hub producing and distributing integrated content for brands. The core capabilities of DCL include audience research, short-form video ads (social, mobile, desktop, display & CTV), branded content, interactive storytelling, original production and optimized distribution.
Who We Work With:
Some of the brands we work with include Time Inc, NBC Universal, Sony, BBC, IMG, Rolling Stone and more.