Careers

Forum One

Senior Developer

Forum One is a full service digital agency that works with mission-driven organizations to create the stunning designs, smart messaging, and custom built technology tools they need to realize their goals and extend their influence in the areas they care about most.

We are headquartered in Alexandria, VA, with additional offices in Washington, DC; Seattle, WA; and Cologne, Germany. We work influential organizations such as the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Peace Corps, and the American Red Cross.

Are you a talented Developer looking to do work that matters? Forum One is looking for a Senior Developer to join our team and work at our office in Seattle, Washington.

What you’ll do:

  • Lead the technical planning, user story and technical acceptance creation, and coding
  • Guide and manage other developers that are contributing code to the project
  • Estimate the level of development tasks within a project
  • Identify and correct complex bugs and problems
  • Plan technical architectures that minimize or eliminate performance problems, complexity, or solution fragility

What you bring to the table:

  • At least five years of web development experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, or information systems
  • Ability to take customer requirements and develop and estimate tasks
  • Good demonstrable knowledge of object-oriented programming and design patterns
  • Significant PHP development experience
  • Knowledge of and experience with highly complex Drupal 8 and WordPress implementations preferred
  • Experience with other backend web frameworks like PHP\Laravel, Python\Django, JavaScript/React, Node for RESTful web services a plus
  • Experience with Git and Docker (preferred)

Why you’ll love it here:

  • All employees are owners
  • 401(k) match
  • 25 days paid time off to start
  • Flexible work hours
  • Killer benefits & professional development
  • Do work for amazing, world-changing clients
  • Snacks, healthy ones and not so healthy ones