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PHP Web Developer

Publication or Company 
Industry  B2B Publishing, Web Development
Salary Negotiable
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements NewBay Media has an exciting opportunity for a hands-on PHP LAMP web developer to help lead our digital transformation. You’ll be working directly with teams of editors and publishers to build new, responsive websites using the latest editions of Drupal, WordPress and their associated plug-ins and other tools. You will be leading a team of off-shore developers and coding as necessary to deliver best-in-class products on-schedule and under-budget. Candidates must have experience with news/publication content management systems. Strong written and verbal communication skills are essential.

• Effectively and routinely communicate across all levels of the organization and bridge communications gaps between business groups and the digital team.
• Partner with editorial, business/sales, circulation, 3rd party developers and IT teams.
• Assist in determining the best development solution based on user requirements, available resources, time and cost, making recommendations when appropriate.
• Translate business requirements into technical requirements and business rules.
• Direct third party developers, system administrator and infrastructure providers.
• Manage projects from initiation through launch, testing all solutions thoroughly.
• Solve system problems and escalate issues as appropriate.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

• Must have experience with content management platforms; preferably with Drupal and WordPress.
• Minimum of 5 years of development experience.
• Knowledge of Photoshop is a plus.
• Strong problem-solving and analytical skills and good business judgment.
• Creative and knowledgeable about the lasted development trends.
• Excellent written and verbal skills are critical.
• Solid interpersonal skills; ability to be personable, persuasive, and effectively build consensus and enthusiasm among all stakeholders.
• Demonstrated organizational skills, ability to juggle multiple projects across different departments.
• Ability to exercise judgment, diplomacy and cooperative demeanor while adhering to process and schedule constraints.
About Our Company NewBay Media serves readers and business partners in the most dynamic, inspired, creative, and interactive vertical markets the world has ever seen. Built upon an information network of award-winning magazines, conferences and events, online communities, and marketing services, NewBay Media reaches millions of professionals worldwide in print, in person and online.

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