Tempest helps destination organizations be powerful assets for their community. We do this by creating websites that locals can be proud of, providing cloud software that strengthens relationships, and marketing programs that support local communities
Who we are looking for
We are looking for a passionate and creative web developer to join our team. You will work closely with our support, delivery and account services team to update and develop new website features for destinations all over North America.
Our clients websites provide information and digital experiences to diverse audiences all over the world. The majority of our websites are built on Craft CMS , ExpressionEngine and oftentimes will integrate with various other applications and API’s (CRM, Search, Reservations, Events,etc).
You are comfortable working with distributed teams across time zones. We are a fun, passionate team who are passionate about making a positive impact in the communities we support. We are looking for someone who loves keeping their skills fresh, and has a desire to learn and grow as a web developer.
This is an ideal opportunity for a developer who has a broad skill set, enjoys new challenges each day. and of course has a passion for travel and tourism.
A day in the life of a Web Developer at Tempest
Work with the support and delivery team to update features on Craft and EE websites.
Collaborate and communicate with the delivery team to ensure task and project requirements are understood and attainable.
Be creative with visual front end enhancements to client websites.
Troubleshoot challenges and resolve issues on client websites.
Integrate 3rd party tools and solutions into existing client websites.
Maintain and improve client website performance.
Write and maintain clear documentation of your work.
Research and learn new technologies.
Deep understanding of web standards
Experience with Craft CMS, ExpressionEngine and Wordpress
Strong skills in clean semantic HTML5 markup
Experience with CSS preprocessors such as SASS
Work with source control and workflow technologies including Git, Webpack and CLI tools
Understanding of accessibility issues and guidance and commitment to making ADA compliant websites
Experience with developing or consuming RESTful or GraphQL APIs
CMS Plugin Development
Experience with Laravel
Experience with Sketch or Adobe Creative Suite
Professional communication style in email, phone and in person
Perks + Benefits
Great Center City Philadelphia Location for Philadelphia based team
Flexible working from home and remote policy
401k Match & Profit Sharing
Health & Wellness
Supplemental Life, Long Term & Short Term Disability
Casual Work Atmosphere
Career Growth Opportunities
Online Training and Tuition Reimbursement for ongoing education