Careers @ sticky IT!

We are excited to announce that we are hiring!  To learn more, please review our job description outlined below.

Backend PHP Web Development Guru!

We are seeking an outstanding and experienced backend PHP web developer with an eye for detail to join our firm located in Wilmington NC.  For the right talent and skill-set, we are even willing to import our talent :)

Sticky IT is a nationally focused web design & branding company, based in Wilmington, NC.  We started in 2006 and we have over 300 clients nationally and internationally -- and growing!
We are a fun bunch -- young, down to earth, but hardworking.  We have an unconventional and relaxed working environment.  But work is only as fun as the people in it!  We want to find someone who fits into our company - just as much as you're looking to find a great place to work!
Plus, as your skills grow, so does your income potential.  We are firm believers in rewarding hard work and loyalty and many of our employees often receive multiple raises and bonuses each year as a result.   Get a sense for us by reviewing our website:  www.stickyIT.com.

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We are a small firm where you can really make an impact.  You can help shape our growing company with your ideas, skills and techniques - while you indulge your entrepreneurial spirit, sans hassle and headaches!

Sticky IT is a nationally focused web design & branding company, based in Wilmington, NC.  We started in 2006 and we have over 300 clients nationally and internationally -- and growing!

We are a fun bunch -- young, down to earth, but hardworking.  We have an unconventional and relaxed working environment.  But work is only as fun as the people in it!  We want to find someone who fits into our company - just as much as you're looking to find a great place to work!

Plus, as your skills grow, so does your income potential.  We are firm believers in rewarding hard work and loyalty and many of our employees often receive multiple raises and bonuses each year as a result.   Get a sense for us by reviewing our website: www.stickyIT.com.

Official Requirements --   Tech Specs

  • 2+ years of web development experience
  • 2+ years of experience with PHP and open source web development
  • Fluent in the LAMP Stack
  • Advanced experience with relational databases and MySQL
  • Expert level XHTML, HTML5, CSS/CSS3
  • Ability to multitask and work on concurrent projects
  • Knowledgeable and passionate to learn about current and future web trends

Official Requirements -- Character / Skillset

  • Detail oriented
  • Must have strong troubleshooting skills!!!
  • Able to understand and follow directions
  • Have the ability to work well alone and as a part of a team
  • Exceptional time/project management skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

You'll Snag Extra Points If You Have. . .

  • A strong knowledge of JavaScript and the jQuery Library
  • A strong knowledge of API development and implementation
  • An understanding of best practices for UI development
  • A working knowledge of mobile web development
  • Web services and AJAX delivery methodology

What Will You Work On?

  • Improve / optimize our existing internal systems (our custom content manager, job board etc)
  • Assist in creating new future products and systems
  • Code for specific website functionality to support the front-end dev team.
  • Creating database architecture for new feature additions to existing projects
  • Create API connections & data exchange
  • Help minimize potential system vulnerabilities from XXS | SQL injection

Do NOT apply if:

  • You aren't a PHP developer. We are not an ASP shop. . .
  • You cannot write code that will be used by other developers less skilled at PHP than you.  We are in a cooperative, shared team environment and we need to support one another with our efforts.  Which leads us to number three. . .
  • You do not comment your code.
  • You cannot write a MySQL query by hand.
  • If you are not well versed in class-based functions & methods.
  • You only want to work on one project at a time.  This position will have a varied, diverse workflow and each day will hold something different.  You will have multiple open projects at once.
  • You think that backend programming  = working on wordpress. 
  • You are not located in or willing to relocate to the Wilmington, NC area.  This is an in-house position.

How Can You Get Started?

To apply, send us an email to careers @ stickyIT.com.  Provide us with your resume and an introduction email cover letter.  Inside, tell us a little about yourself, including why you think you'd be a good fit at sticky IT and please share any applicable links to examples of your work / code.

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Full-time Salaried Position
Employer Paid Healthcare/Dental After 90 Days
Company Match on IRA Retirement After 90 Days
Flex Time / Paid Holidays; Paid Vacation After First Year
Compensation Range: Salary Contingent on Experience
Location: ** IN ** Wilmington NC > Relocation Assistance Available
We do NOT work with remote candidates, in-house position only!
No Recruiters & No Calls Please!

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