Web Engineer

*Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, we are still hiring for this position. Successful applicants will be required to interview via phone. Hiring immediately, until further notice, all Cape & Bay team members will have the option to work from home indefinitely. A working laptop, phone, and reliable internet connection are required for WFH.

About Cape & Bay
We are Cape & Bay, and we’re a solution driven, full-service marketing agency with an emphasis on custom technical solutions. With offices in Boston and Tampa Bay, we’d like to think we have the best shop on the east coast from north to south. Our culture centers around the concept of &. & is inclusive. & is infinite. & is tireless in its pursuit of more. It’s a bridge between thought and execution. But at Cape & Bay, it’s a way of life. & we work tirelessly to ensure that our clients and team members think & first.

Job description
Our Development department is searching for some motivated developers looking for an opportunity to build something big with a team working with some of the coolest tools a developer could build a stack with! We have frontend, backend, and full-stack roles available. This is a full-time position but will require being located in Tampa or Boston for proximity to the office. As part of our team, you’ll be involved in all usual aspects of the software development lifecycle, including R&D, brainstorming/planning, feature implementations, squashing bugs, and maintaining code repositories, but with an opportunity to contribute and expand on our cutting-edge infrastructure to make it the best it can be! We are looking for a self-starter who excels under minimal supervision and can bring value to our team early on.

Responsibilities and duties

  • Develop on either front-end or back-end architectures
  • Design and develop APIs (internal and external)
  • Collaborate with our creative team in bringing their prototypes to life
  • Improve upon existing codebases
  • Work with our creative team in implementing mock-ups
  • Talk with stakeholders about the projects you work on
  • Create documentation on the code you create
  • Occasional weekend 911 calls (very rare)
  • Senior-level candidates should have some experience leading a team

Our Go-To Tech Stack:

  • PHP (Laravel)
  • Vue/React
  • PostgreSQL/MySQL/Redis
  • Serverless Deployment
  • CSS Frameworks - Bootstrap, Tailwind

Requirements

  • Tampa/Boston based (willing to relocate if not)
  • 2+ years experience with JavaScript (Preference to React or Vue)
  • AND/OR 2+ years experience with PHP and fluent in MVC concepts and relational databases
  • Proven experience in skill set and working on a team
  • Strong problem solving, troubleshooting and time management skills
  • Ability to write easily-adaptable, well-designed code
  • Experience working with 3rd party APIs and/or CSS Frameworks
  • Experience with version control and automated code deployment
  • (Optional) Experience in Marketing, eCommerce, Health/Fitness or any client-based Industry

Perks
A talented, hardworking developer deserves benefits that work hard for them. At Cape & Bay, our devs:

  • Work flexible schedules - We want you coding when you are at your best. You will be expected to be available during traditional business hours, but aside from that, when you code is up to you.
  • Have Room to grow - You will be coming onboard at a great time. Cape & Bay has experienced major growth in the last few years—so much so that we are looking for larger office space to accommodate our rapidly growing team.
  • Performance Bonuses & Incentives - hard-work does not go unnoticed here.
  • Competitive compensation - We offer solid wages, great healthcare options and strive to empower our staff to push further. Continued education opportunities are available at every turn, with enrichment programs to boot.

Cape & Bay is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Your Right to Work: In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

Job Type: Full-time