Web Developer in Minneapolis, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 3/13/2018

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Job Description

Are you passionate for website development? 

Does thinking outside of the box and working in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment excite you? 

Do you consider responsive web design and technical code to be a part of your personal mantra? If so, you may want to read on...

What You’ll Take Ownership Of: The Senior Web Developer is responsible for web based development and support for our e-commerce platforms by:

  • Design and develop multitier web applications for customers and internal users using Java and the various technologies incorporated into the IBM WebSphere Commerce Enterprise platform.
  • Enhance and support e-commerce and mobile sites as well as sales, intranet and web applications that support business activities
  • Design, develop, maintain and enhance systems based on business requirements using approved technologies and coding standards
  • Collaborate with various departments to gather accurate specifications for new enhancements and applications
  • Monitor and optimize systems to ensure best performance
  • Translate requirements and use cases into technical designs and functional code
  • Monitor routine content changes and ensure accuracy of content data feeds
  • Identify website issues, gather information and determine recommended solution
  • Create and present multiple technical solutions that show thoughtful approaches to strategy and issue resolution
  • Maintaining web development documentation, testing cases and specifications
  • Act as a mentor to other developers with programming issues
  • Rolling with the punches with whatever other design task comes your way


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 2 or more years’ experience with IBM WebSphere Application Server and IBM WebSphere Commerce in related position
  • Strong understanding of object-oriented design, web application architecture and relational database design.
  • Client-side scripting experience with JavaScript frameworks, such as Angular and jQuery a plus.
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools like SVN and CI/CD tools like Jenkins.
  • Knowledge and experience developing across multiple platforms and devices
  • Functional knowledge of relational databases
  • Ability to work in a dynamic and fast paced environment with constantly changing priorities
  • Ability to learn new skills quickly and adapt to new technology changes
  • Excellent communication, planning, time management, and follow-through skills
  • Ability to work with a high level of autonomy and take initiative

Skills and Experience Preferred: 

  • Experience and functional knowledge of IBM WebSphere Application Server and IBM WebSphere Commerce, IBM DB2
  • Linux OS
  • Campaign Automation experience preferred.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer!