Location: Katy, TX [Houston Area]

About Ledge Lounger

At Ledge Lounger, we believe outdoor living inspires life’s most meaningful moments. When you join the team at Ledge, you’ll be an integral part of bringing those special moments to our valued customers and clients. Even though we’re growing fast – we’ve been honored for the 5th consecutive year on the Inc 5000 list of fastest growing companies in America – we keep our company culture and core values at the center of everything we do.

Join the growing, quick-paced in-house eCommerce team at Ledge Lounger as a Web Developer to work on our evolving, modern tech stack, serving our direct-to-consumer (DTC) customers.

This is your chance to join an inspired eCommerce team, to grow with us, to have an impact on that growth, and to have a ton of fun in the process.

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate is a self-driven, lifelong learner, and deeply passionate about current and future web technologies. If you are the ultimate multi-tasker, who enjoys balancing a room full of spinning plates, read on.

Your role as Web Developer will be to work under the eCommerce Strategist and help with the operations of our eCommerce development initiatives.

If you’re interested in being at the heart of an eCommerce business, this is the role for you.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work between BigCommerce and WordPress to execute website updates, improvements, and initiatives from start to finish in the front/backends of the platforms
  • Identify, lead, and advocate the evolution of the tech stack
  • Write efficient code with a focus towards high site performance
  • Participate the daily operation, infrastructure, security, and development of the company's website and related digital communication and analytics tools.
  • Participate the execution of all development stages from concept to deployment, to live website
  • Consistently work on our websites to add new website features
  • Seek out and communicate opportunities for innovating and improving ongoing web efforts and processes
  • Ensuring all necessary web security measures are always in place and up to date
  • Ongoing collaboration with the marketing team, sales staff support, and other depts
  • Support internal partners with custom landing page creation, HTML email coding, web form creation, etc.
  • Participating in the maintenance and launching of web content and products online

Ideal Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Computer Science Degree, and/or 3-5 years Web Development experience
  • Experience in developing and/or managing an e-comm site, either professionally, personally, or as coursework
  • Proficiency in HTML5, CSS3, SCSS, Post CSS, and PHP
  • Proficiency building and maintaining React websites is a plus
  • Experience with JavaScript, MySQL, REST API, GIT, Node.js, and Gulp
  • Experience with WordPress, custom theme development, custom post types, and advanced custom fields is a strong plus
  • Highly organized, creative, and attentive to detail; able to manage, prioritize, and bring multiple collaborative projects to completion in a timely manner within our fast-paced environment
  • Able to develop ideas, processes, and clearly express them
  • Knowledge of programming language and technical terminology. Up to date with the latest web trends, techniques, and technologies
  • Interested in integrating systems
  • Experience with working in eCommerce a plus
  • Demonstrated track record of success in e-commerce related development is a plus

Benefits:

High growth potential at one of Houston Business Journal and Inc Magazine’s fastest growing companies.
Merit Increases and Bonus Potential
Medical, dental, and vision coverage
Healthcare concierge with free virtual visits
Monthly Preloaded Snack Funds for Breakroom Pantry
Regular company recognition and culture events with food and entertainment
Work/Life: Flexibility in working for a small business
Team Members have a voice, and we listen
Brand New Facility (Built in May 2021)
Development opportunities are endless
FREE Coffee, Cold Brew, Latte's, and Cappuccino
#15 Best Places to Work in Houston, TX

Ledge is a Diversity E.O.E Focused Employer