You will work in all areas of design, development, and testing in a collaborative environment with helpful and friendly co-workers. You should be knowledgeable about programming, data structures and web servers, as well as using git to manage software versions and changes. Projects range from radio/podcast-specific applications to e-commerce as well as CMS enhancements and building email newsletters. New and exciting projects are perennially flowing into our queues to keep us on our toes and busy.
Helping design UI and UX elements for visitors and customers
Programming using PHP to build and augment websites & other properties
Stay current on relevant technology that is or can be used for our applications
Work between various teams including Integration, QA, Operations and business to complete projects quickly
Perform other job-related duties as assigned or as they become apparent
Of course, the above list does not cover all of the duties, skills and responsibilities of the position but only describes the general nature of the work.
The successful candidate will be a creative and self-directed professional with a strong consumer focus.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related degree or two (2) years of professional experience on commercial or open source projects
Two (2) years experiences in designing responsive interfaces for web-based applications & mobile apps as well as related technical roles and responsibilities
Experience with software development best practices, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
Web Development tools and frameworks, including:
2+ years using PHP5.6+/7
CSS preprocessing with SASS
AJAX, jQuery, jQuery UI
User interface and user experience design and methodologies
Facility: WestStar Multimedia Entertainment, Inc. in Phoenix, AZ
Job Category: Software Development
Hours: 8am – 5pm
Salary is commensurate with experience. We also offer a comprehensive benefits package including: major medical, dental, vision, pharmacy, life insurance, 401k with employer match, and AFLAC group services. Paid time off includes: sick, corporate holidays, and personal vacation. This is a full-time, onsite position at our studio and corporate office in Phoenix, Arizona. No freelance, remote or contract applicants. We are an EOE employer.
The Kim Komando Show in Phoenix, Arizona is the nation's largest talk-radio show about everything digital. It broadcasts every weekend on more than 450 radio stations in the U.S. and internationally on the American Forces Radio Network. The show also streams live in HD video to paying subscribers. Kim's weekly column appears nationally in USA Today, online and in more than 100 daily newspapers. Our website, www.Komando.com, is among the 500 largest sites in the U.S. as measured by Quantcast. Komando.com features thousands of helpful articles on a wide range of digital lifestyle topics. We send more than 12 million email newsletters each week. We also produce informational publications, e-books, consumer buying guides, audio podcasts and video segments. Work for an organization with a name synonymous with progressive technology.
Equal Opportunity Employment
We take great pride in our diverse and talented workforce. We recognize that our continued success depends largely on the collective strengths of our employees. Developing the right mix of skills, ideas and individuals requires an unwavering commitment to Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action. Accordingly, we recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles and ensure that all other personnel actions are administered without regard to an employee's race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, citizenship, veteran status or disability.