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If you like space cats, collaborative playlists, crazy ideas, and the Game of Thrones, you’ll fit right in at Voltage. We balance work with life and create award-winning digital. We want expert developers, copywriters, and designers pre-packaged with integrity and a desire to serve.

Development / 10.23.17
PHP Developer

Tired of working 60 hours per week? Join VOLTAGE’s development team in downtown Louisville where we truly value our work/life balance.

VOLTAGE does award-winning work for Reebok, Chipotle, and the Denver Broncos. We also knock off by 5pm, encourage personal growth, and host company BBQs overlooking the Street Faire. We strive to be a Force For Good, give back to the community, and create the best family-friendly work environment. Check us out and become part of something better!

We are currently seeking a PHP Developer who supports our Force For Good mission and demonstrates positive leadership. This position requires 4+ years experience building responsive websites and web apps using PHP frameworks such as Laravel, Symfony, CodeIgniter, and Yii. Our in-house development team specializes in Laravel, WordPress, Magento, Craft, and Shopify, and stays on the cutting edge of digital applications.

We’re specifically looking for the following:

  • 4+ years industry experience using PHP frameworks
  • Understanding of the SOLID programming principles
  • Expertise working with packages and other developers’ codebases
  • Dedication to TDD
  • Extensive experience writing API integrations
  • Expertise working with relational databases
  • Proficiency in front-end web development basics including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, etc.
  • Proficiency with front-end frameworks/libraries such as VueJS, jQuery, AngularJS, etc.
  • Experience with modern-day development tools including version control, preprocessors, task runners, etc.
  • Experience with cloud computing architectures
  • Desire to work with project managers, designers and other developers
  • Excellent verbal and time management skills
  • Prior agency experience is a plus

VOLTAGE has a great culture and good benefits. Full-time employees receive health care benefits, Paid Time Off, 401K, schedule flexibility, etc.

This is a full-time on-site position at 40 hours per week, Monday – Friday near Boulder, CO. Relocation is required.

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Development / 9.21.17
Front End Developer

Tired of working 60 hours per week? Join VOLTAGE’s development team in downtown Louisville where we truly value our work/life balance.

VOLTAGE does award-winning work for Reebok, Chipotle, and the Denver Broncos. We also knock off by 5pm, encourage personal growth, and host company BBQs overlooking the Street Faire. We strive to be a Force For Good, give back to the community, and create the best family-friendly work environment. Check us out and become part of something better!

We are currently seeking a Front End Developer who supports our Force For Good mission and demonstrates positive leadership. This position requires 3-5 years front-end experience building responsive websites using the latest JavaScript and PHP frameworks. Our in-house development team specializes in WordPress, Craft, Shopify, and Laravel, and stays on the cutting edge of digital applications.

We’re specifically looking for the following:

  • 3-5 years industry experience
  • Proficiency in front-end web development including HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript
  • Expertise working with PHP Content Management Systems such as WordPress and Craft; experience writing custom WordPress themes and plugins
  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks and libraries such as jQuery, Angular, React, Vue, and/or Backbone
  • Experience with modern-day development tools including CSS preprocessors, task automation (gulp/grunt), version control, etc.
  • Knowledge of server-side PHP frameworks
  • Understanding of APIs and JSON/XML data formats
  • Passion for implementing beautiful designs and creating pixel-perfect experiences
  • Drive to learn new programming frameworks and languages
  • Ability to work with developers, designers and project managers
  • Eager to learn from other developers and constantly change the way you develop
  • Excellent verbal skills and ability to multi-task
  • Prior agency or in-house experience with front-end development

VOLTAGE has a great culture and good benefits. Full-time employees receive health care benefits, Paid Time Off, 401K, schedule flexibility, etc.

This is a full-time on-site position at 40 hours per week, Monday – Friday near Boulder, CO. Relocation is required.

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Client Services / 8.11.17
Digital Project Manager

Voltage is seeking an experienced, enthusiastic Digital Project Manager to shepherd client projects to success.  The metric for success is simple: thrill clients.  If you know that’s harder than it sounds but relish the challenge anyway, read on.  Candidates must have 2+ years experience at a digital agency, knowledge of agile and waterfall processes, background knowledge of the digital landscape, a proactive and positive engagement style, and a proven ability to get things done.  Day-to-day, this role is responsible for the planning, execution, control, and closing of multiple account workstreams, including full website refreshes, marketing campaigns of various kinds, and general brand and production work.

Why Voltage?  First, we believe in doing good, and so do our clients.  Through our Fource for Good program, 4% of our profits go to charitable causes, and we hold regular company events designed to give back to the community.  Second, you’ll be working with exciting, forward-thinking brands like Reebok, adidas, and Chipotle.  Third, we invest in our employees.  Expect to work with your manager to create a professional development program designed to advance your career, draw a competitive salary, and receive a discretionary budget to invest in your growth.  Finally, we believe in a healthy work/life balance.  We have a positive, collaborative work environment in beautiful downtown Louisville, offer free breakfast on Mondays, summer BBQs, tons of snacks, and knock off by 5pm most days.

 

What You’re Passionate About

  • Organizing chaos.  You love tackling a thicket of uncertainty, murky expectations, and process roadblocks to emerge with clarity, consensus, and results.  You’re organized, always thinking about better workflows, and can run a meeting.
  • Delivering results.  You’re excited by the challenge of thrilling clients while making money.  You take a servant-leadership approach with your colleagues, doing whatever it takes to get to the finish line.
  • Operational excellence.  Using our workflow and communication tools, you take ownership of and execute scheduling, resourcing, and production.
  • Communication.  You excel at written and verbal communication because you express ideas clearly, and you’re not afraid to have difficult conversations.  You’re positive, professional, and occasionally even funny!
  • Learning.  You’ll never stop learning about the digital space and have a coachable attitude.
  • Balance.  Chaos with coffee. Pressure with puppers. Grit with gifs. We work hard, but also have full lives outside the office—you should too!

 

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Driving high-visibility projects to success, including: large-scale websites; e-commerce, mobile applications; video production; and digital advertising campaigns.
  • Managing your projects’ fundamentals: time, cost, and scope.
  • Nurturing client relationships: developing rapport, setting realistic expectations, and helping clients see the value of our work.
  • Coordinating a multidisciplinary team including designers, developers, copywriters, and administrative personnel to see a project through from start to finish, on time and on budget.

 

What’s Required

  • 2+ years of experience managing digital/interactive projects in an agency setting
  • Knowledge of agency agile and waterfall processes
  • Understanding of the digital landscape, including current and emerging trends and channels
  • Portfolio of successful digital project launches involving multi-disciplinary teams
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment where the demands and directions of the work are constantly changing
  • Experience with web development technologies and methodologies including front-end development, mobile, content management systems, social media, and cross-browser QA.
  • Working knowledge of Basecamp, Harvest, Forecast, and/or Trello
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Advertising, Marketing, Digital Media Management, Management Information Systems, or similar.

 

Bonus Points

  • Deep knowledge of agile processes
  • Certifications like the PMP or CSM, CSPO, etc.
  • Experience leading seminars or talks on project management topics
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