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Web Designer/Developer
Title:Web Designer/Developer
Location:Washington, DC
Position Title: Web Developer/Designer
Small DC-based consultancy looking to hire a web developer with strong design skills, to design and build additional web components to an existing website, and provide ongoing web support (contract position)
Essential Functions & Responsibilities
·      Work collaboratively with media and marketing team to design and build new multimedia platform for existing website
o   Ensure consistency with design and feel of main website
o   Integrate platform with all multimedia and social media channels
·      Assist with redesign and update of existing website
·      Code refactoring (updating existing code base and database structures to the latest versions of the software framework, where necessary)
·      Provide website technical support and maintenance, as needed
·      Design and develop mobile site content and/or mobile applications
·      Additional duties, as assigned
Skills & Qualifications
·      At least 4 years of experience with web design/development
·      Required:
o   Extensive experience with the Ruby language and the Rails framework at all levels from development to deployment
o   Expertise with JavaScript, Ajax and HTML/CSS
o   MySQL database skills
o   Nginx/modRails (Passenger) web server experience
o   Linus (e.g. Ubuntu) administration skills
o   Git Source Control
o   Ability to work independently, and as a member of a small team, collaborating with media and marketing specialists
o   Ability to read/understand code that has been developed by another team, and to learn new concepts/technologies quickly
o   Ability to manage time to meet multiple project deadlines
o   Ability to learn new concepts and technologies quickly and independently
o   Strong written and verbal communications skills
·      Preferred:
o   Experience hosting a site on Rackspace
o   Experience, or ability to learn, responsive web development for successful cross-platform websites
o   Strong understanding of graphic design, information architecture, usability best practices, 508 compliance, search engine optimization
o   Google Analytics experience, or experience with other analytics software
o   Interest in mobile technology and financial services
o   Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
o   Able to work in-house in our DC office

Company Overview
Mondato LLC is a business-focused consulting service for key stakeholders throughout the mobile financial services (MFS) industry, providing the end-to-end support necessary to develop, implement and sustain successful MFS products and services. 

Mondato serves clients ranging from mobile network operators (MNOs) and financial institutions to technology providers, offering tailored consulting services on a range of issues including: market status, technology, regulations, partnerships, product development and risk assessment. Through a unique multi-faceted approach, Mondato works with clients to support, improve and refine their understanding of the mobile money ecosystem, and provide guidance in making the best strategic decisions for their business. 
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