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With over 17 years of experience catering to the unique online needs of practices, Sesame can help your practice reach its maximum potential. We’re not just good at what we do, we care about your success. And when it comes to patient communication and practice marketing, Sesame has you covered. We were the first company in the industry to offer responsive-design websites (optimized for desktop, tablet and phone); practice appointment reminders; secure 2-way text messaging; secure online bill pay; and search/social media services that integrate with your practice brand.

As an innovator in practice marketing software and patient communication, Sesame provides you and your patients with services and products that are second to none. Located in downtown Seattle, Sesame Communications offers an amazing company culture, fantastic benefits, and the opportunity to learn, grow, and develop professionally. We truly value our people and believe that our success begins with our team members.

We are actively seeking a Web Developer. The successful candidate is experienced with using HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript to build dynamic, responsive websites and make edits to previously built websites. This position focuses on producing websites for dentists and orthodontists. The Web Developer must be proficient with Photoshop, and be able to present selections of past design and development work. This person is responsible for keeping up to date with the latest industry standards. The Web Developer reports to the Director of Website Delivery and will participate in periodic quality assurance reviews to ensure that coding standards are consistently being met. The Web Developer must be able to work collaboratively in a team environment, handle constructive criticism, and remain driven and motivated to produce innovative solutions.

Responsibilities:

  • Converts approved Photoshop proofs into W3C-validated markup
  • Ensures each build functions correctly on mobile, tablet, and desktop devices
  • Works efficiently to meet or exceed development metrics for time and quality assurance
  • Understands core concepts of web development quality assurance, including broken links, 301 redirects, accessibility issues, load speed and overall page size, and deferred loading of JavaScript
  • Works closely with Web Producers to complete projects accurately and on time
  • Provides occasional assistance to Web Designers to ensure features in the design phase can be produced during development
  • Makes on-the-fly design changes using Photoshop as necessary
  • Designs and codes animations and transitions to website elements to bring design proofs to life
  • Works with Web Producers and Member Services to implement client revisions to previously built websites
  • Participates in team meetings and contributes ideas and solutions

Qualifications:

  • At least 3 years experience developing websites in CSS, HTML, and JavaScript
  • Must have an online portfolio of past work, demonstrating skills in both design and development
  • Highly skilled and knowledgeable in latest standards of responsive design
  • Highly skilled in CSS3 and HTML5, with a working knowledge of PHP, JavaScript, and jQuery
  • Capable of designing and coding innovative hover states and animations
  • Must be proficient with Photoshop
  • Must be familiar with Photoshop shape layers, layer comps, layer effects, and smart objects
  • Knowledge of basic SEO standards
  • Ability to hand-code using a text editor
  • Must be able to troubleshoot and fix issues surrounding browser (Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and IE8+) and OS compatibility
  • Highly organized with the ability to handle multiple projects and deliver on-time, based on project metrics
  • Capable of using an FTP program to transfer and back up files
  • Excellent written and verbal skills, with proven experience working efficiently and collaboratively in a team environment
  • Comfortable working on Windows or Macintosh platforms

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Sesame is an industry leader in integrated, cloud-based marketing and patient-engagement solution designed exclusively for your practice. We know that effective patient communication is vital to the success of your practice and the efficiency of your team. With Sesame, you can take your practice to the next level, allowing you to concentrate on what’s really important – your patients!