Lead Full Stack Developer
Posted on: April 20th, 2017
Scope of Position
The Lead Full-Stack Developer is responsible for taking a lead role in
web development projects, being involved from start to finish and covering
everything from scoping and estimating, research and solutions analysis to full
front-end and back-end development. The position also requires a strong
understand of Linux server technologies and administration. The Lead Full-Stack
Developer uses a variety of languages and tools during project development.
- Provide technical leadership
and assumes overall accountability for a successful implementation phase
on all client projects.
- Oversees employee, freelance
or partner web developers, ensuring technical solutions are properly
specified and architected, reviewing code for quality assurance purposes.
- Support projects from
inception through beta testing and final product delivery, planning
architecture, layout, solutions research and analysis, scoping projects,
estimating hours, reviewing all materials, including checking all
estimates and specifications.
- Identify, communicate, and
overcome development problems and creative challenges related to complex
web and application-based projects.
- Collaborate with artistic
and creative directors, creative teams and web designers throughout
projects, in support of creative process.
- Keep current with
programming languages/platforms within the web development/web
application, and desktop application space.
- Work with the Digital
Solutions Manager to help recommend, implement, maintain and document
internal processes for development and project management, advocating for
and promoting best practices within the team.
- Provide tactical application
mentorship to other developers and act as a go-to person within technical
areas of expertise.
- Responsible for various
aspects of ongoing support and maintenance contracts or engagements.
- Partners with account
managers and other web developers to successfully manage client
- Turns design and user
interface mock-ups into functional websites.
- In a hands-on fashion,
ensures all technology solutions are properly architected and specified.
- Ensures HTML/CSS is
cross-browser and standards compliant and meets accessibility
- Integrates websites with
existing applications or third-party/open-source platforms.
Kellett’s strategic goals and brand; environment, processes,
technologies, etc., and carry out functions aligned with and supportive of
that Kellett’s high quality of production is upheld, maintaining
consistently high standards in projects delivered.
within Kellett’s policies and ethical standards.
- Demonstrates accountability;
owns outcomes and results, prioritizes tasks, and consistently meets
- Proven ability to
consistently deliver technology projects on time, on budget with high
quality results and satisfied clients.
- Utilize internal software
tools for project and time tracking to ensure information is accurately
recorded and up to date.
Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
- A degree or diploma in
Computer Science/Web Design with several years of practical experience.
- Excellent working knowledge
and experience in web design/development.
- Strong understanding of
advertising and marketing principles (including interactive
communications, media production) as well as industry best practices.
- Understands web trends,
including social media integration and the impact of the growth of
- Comfortable integrating
websites with other web applications and systems, both commercial and open
- Proficient in Drupal site
development including custom module development, contributed and core
- Good communication skills,
both written and verbal.
- Superior technical and
How to Apply
Email William Kellett, firstname.lastname@example.org