Senior Web Developer

Insomniac Design is a global digital agency headquartered in Washington D.C., with offices in London, Bucharest, and Chisinau.  We’re an agile, determined, and innovative team organized by functional areas of expertise — Creative, Technology, Strategy, and Management. We specialize in human-centered design with deep focus on design thinking and digital transformation. 

A Senior Web Developer at Insomniac Design is responsible for architecting and developing responsive websites and applications including back-end and database development through implementing front-end styling and interactivity. This role is expected to have a high level of experience with complex web application development and is responsible for comfortably building and scaling robust products.

While you don’t need to have every skill on our list, you should be proficient in multiple languages and programming paradigms, as well as be comfortable working in various back-end and front-end frameworks. More importantly, you should be curious about new technologies and constantly learn new skills, libraries, and frameworks in order to grow your capabilities and share knowledge with others. 

General Responsibilities:
  • Expected to contribute to the success of the department by providing leadership and guidance.
  • Successfully solves difficult problems, recognized as a leader in more than one area. Recognized as a subject matter expert in areas specific to their discipline/team.
  • Able to identify and address previously acknowledged problems, offering innovative solutions and influencing organizational strategy.
  • Designs and leads implementation of product, process, automation, and/or simplifies work using industry best practices or incremental ideas, resulting in systemic improvements and/or increased engagement.
  • Designs new business processes that have a positive impact on customers and drives organizational growth.
  • Mentors junior and mid-level team members, actively participates in the hiring process, advocates for business improvements, and contributes to the performance management process, providing valuable insights.
Technical Responsibilities:
  • Architect and build/theme custom websites and applications.
  • Innovation in deliverables – show a strong desire and passion to implement new technologies to make the next project better than the last.
  • Work closely with the creative team as necessary, to ensure correct implementation of designs and meet or exceed customer user experience goals.
  • Work directly with clients, designers, project managers, and user experience leads on assigned projects.
  • Lead and implement thorough cross-browser and cross-device product testing leveraging automation and industry best practices.
Skills & Experience:
  • Experience in a lead role developing adaptive/responsive websites.
  • Exceptional coding proficiency with both Front-End and Back-End stacks including hands-on experience which may include the following technologies: ReactJS, NodeJS, JavaScript, Java, Python, HTML/CSS, Sass, Twig, Symphony 2, Bootstrap, or other frameworks.
  • 5+ years experience performing responsive web development including Object Oriented Design developing clean, semantic, and valid code.
  • 3+ years experience proficiency with REST API integrations and mastery of working with SQL databases and/or SOLAR search.
  • 2+ years experience creating robust custom views and modules.
  • Ability to analyze requirements and write detailed technical and functional specifications.
  • Ability to work independently, prioritize tasks, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Demonstrates good judgment, excellent planning, problem-solving, troubleshooting, management, and communication skills with the ability to think strategically, act quickly, multi-task, and work collaboratively in an environment that values creativity and flexibility to make things happen.
  • Demonstrated experience working within fast-paced environments.
Advantages of being with us:
  • Hybrid work flexibility for optimal work-life balance;
  • Cozy office in the city center, surrounded by vibrant urban life;
  • Exclusive private parking for stress-free arrivals and departures;
  • Official employment under IT Park regulations;
  • Well-stocked office with delicious fruits, snacks, and treats;
  • Catered lunches on Fridays for delightful end-of-week celebrations;
  • Dedicated budget for professional growth and development;
  • Rewarding annual bonus for your hard work and contributions;
  • Team-building events to strengthen collaboration and synergy;
  • Special occasion gifts to make you feel valued.


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