Careers at PortoSpire

Web Developer

Opportunity

We are looking for a rock star Web Developer to assist with coding, service-oriented architecture, and maintenance of our web-based product services. Web developer tasks include building websites from concept all the way to completion while collaborating across product teams to realize the architectural vision. If you have a insatiable curiosity for new techniques to use in your design and building processes, this opportunity is for you!

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Contributions

  • Write well-designed, testable, efficient code by using software-development best practices.
  • Follow test-driven development practices (TDD).
  • Integrate data from various product services and databases.
  • Refine specifications and requirements based on technical needs.
  • Create and maintain documentation.
  • Maintain, expand, and scale our product services.
  • Discover emerging technologies/industry trends and apply them into operations and activities.
  • Collaborate with web designers to realize visual-design intent and follow branding guidelines.

Background

  • Proven experience in web development, portfolio preferred.
  • Current programming skills and in-depth knowledge of modern HTML/CSS (HTML5/CSS3).
  • Familiarity with one or more of the following programming languages: PHP, ASP.NET, JavaScript, or Java/JSP.
  • A solid understanding of web applications including security, session management, and multi-device techniques.
  • Knowledge of relational database systems (RDBMS), Object-Oriented Programming (OOP), and Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA).
  • Hands-on experience with network diagnostics, network analytics tools.
  • Knowledge of search-engine optimization (SEO) concepts.
  • Aggressive problem diagnosis and creative problem-solving skills.
  • Understanding of Agile/Scrum development process.
  • BS in Computer Science or a related field desired.
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Front-end Web Developer

Opportunity

We are looking for a Front-end Developer to join our team of high-performing rock stars. In this role you will be tasked with building and improving the 'client-side' of our web applications. You should be able to translate our company and customer needs into functional and appealing interactive applications.

If you're interested in creating a user-friendly environment by crafting user interfaces and honing your skills, then this is the opportunity for you! We expect you to be a tech-savvy professional, who is curious about new digital technologies and aspires to combine usability with visual design.

Ultimately, you should be able to create a functional and attractive digital environment for our clients, ensuring great user experiences.

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Contributions

  • Use markup languages like HTML to create user-friendly web pages.
  • Maintain and improve websites.
  • Optimize applications for maximum speed.
  • Design mobile-based features.
  • Collaborate with back-end developers and web designers to improve usability.
  • Get feedback from, and build solutions for, users and customers.
  • Write functional requirements documents and guides.
  • Create quality mockups and prototypes.
  • Assist back-end developers with coding and troubleshooting.
  • Ensure high-quality graphic standards and brand consistency.
  • Stay up-to-date on emerging technologies.

Background

  • Experience as a Front-end Developer, portfolio preferred.
  • Hands-on experience with markup languages.
  • Experience with JavaScript, CSS, and HTML5.
  • Familiarity with browser testing and debugging.
  • In-depth understanding of the entire web development process (design, development, and deployment).
  • Understanding of layout aesthetics.
  • Knowledge of SEO principles.
  • Familiarity with software such as Adobe Suite, Photoshop, and content management systems.
  • Excellent analytical and multitasking skills.
  • Understanding of Agile/Scrum development processes.
  • BS degree in Computer Science or relevant field desired.
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User Experience Designer

Opportunity

We are looking for a talented UI Designer to create amazing user experiences. The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean and artful design, possess superior UI skills and be able to translate high-level requirements into interaction flow and artifacts, and transform them into beautiful, intuitive, and functional user interfaces.

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Contributions

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals, and experience.
  • Execute all visual design stages from concept through the delivery process.
  • Conceptualize original ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex design challenges.
  • Create wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows, and site maps to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas.
  • Present designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive-level stakeholders to build product support.
  • Conduct user research and evaluate user feedback.
  • Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices, and standards.

Background

  • Experience as a UI Designer, portfolio preferred.
  • Demonstrable skills at UI design.
  • Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards, user flows, process flows, and site maps.
  • Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, or other visual design and wire-framing tools.
  • Proficiency in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript for rapid prototyping.
  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction.
  • Ability to present your designs and sell your solutions to various stakeholders.
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively.
  • Staying current with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies.
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum development process.
  • BS/MS in Human-Computer Interaction, Interaction Design, or related desired.
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Business Developer

Opportunity

We are looking for an ambitious and energetic Business Developer to help us expand. You will be the face of the company and will have the dedication and perseverance to create and apply an effective relationship strategy.

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Contributions

  • Develop a relationship strategy focused on both customer satisfaction and long-term growth.
  • Conduct research to identify new markets and customer needs.
  • Arrange conversations with prospective clients to build relationships and discover opportunities.
  • Promote the company's products/services addressing or predicting clients' objectives.
  • Prepare sales contracts ensuring adherence to law-established rules and guidelines.
  • Maintain records of sales, revenue, invoices, etc.
  • Provide trustworthy feedback and after-sales support.
  • Report common sources of technical issues or questions and make recommendations to product team.
  • Define configuration specifications and business requirements.
  • Communicate key insights and findings to product team.

Background

  • Experience in Business Analysis preferred.
  • Experience in customer support is a plus.
  • Strong requirements-elicitation skills (conversation and shared understanding over copious documentation).
  • Proficiency in MS Office and CRM software (e.g. Salesforce, Sugar CRM, etc.).
  • Knowledge of small-business markets.
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to build rapport.
  • Strong time-management and planning skills.
  • BS/BA in Business Administration, Sales, or relevant field desired.
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