Developer Job Description


This Web Developer job description template can be posted to online job forums and career pages for the recruitment of candidates. The Web Developer job description, its requirements, and responsibilities given in this template can be modified according to the specific nature of your company.

The primary job role of a Web Developer is to:

  • Write well designed, efficient and testable code by using latest development practices
  • Integrate data from back-end databases and services
  • Create website layout and user interface by employing standard CSS/HTML practices

Web Developer Job Description

We are hiring a Web Developer for efficient coding and innovative designing of our website. You will be responsible for developing our website from scratch. In other words, you will do everything, from coding of the website to setting of the layout, and ultimately making the website look beautiful by your innovative design.

In order to succeed in this job role, you must possess a solid technical background in software development and high-level coding. Moreover, you will also have to work with a team of developers. So, if you like to work in a fast-paced environment, and qualify the following requirements, we would like to hear from you.

Requirements

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or other related fields
  • Prior experience in web development or high-level programming
  • Top-notch coding skills and a sound knowledge of HTML/CSS
  • Expert-level understanding of at least one of these programming languages: Ruby on Rails, ASP.NET, PHP, or JavaScript
  • Familiarity with the working process of all web applications including the best practices for security and session management
  • Experience with web application development, Object Oriented Programming, as well as relational database systems
  • Sound knowledge of network analytics tools and network diagnostics
  • Experience with Search Engine Optimization of websites
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to complete multiple tasks in both the time and budget constraints
  • An analytical mind with a problem-solving attitude
  • Ability to perform well in a team environment
  • Ability to learn latest web techniques and technologies

Responsibilities

  • Writing well designed, efficient and testable code by using latest development practices
  • Integrating data from back-end databases and services
  • Creating website layout and user interface by employing standard CSS/HTML practices
  • Cooperating with web designers so as to match visual design intent
  • Regularly maintaining, expanding and scaling website
  • Creating and maintaining software documentation
  • Gathering and refining specifications as well as requirements on the basis of technical needs
  • Staying aware of the latest industry trends and advancements so as to comply with them