Associate Developer


Remote | HQ in Oak Park, IL

Shaker’s development team provides a wide range of development expertise – from front-end coding to back-end building, third-party platform integrations, third-party customization (where possible), and full stack custom development, as well as custom app builds. Our team codes based on the designs. We will always be honest on partner capabilities and limitations and will recommend the best digital solution based on our clients’ needs, priorities, tech requirements and analysis needs. Our custom apps include solutions, like Extranets, that help centralize organizations, driving them to one trusted source for information, like the latest materials, guidelines, media requests and social media submissions. It’s the connective tissue that keeps global offices, franchises, business units, etc. in sync.


  • Perform day-to-day content maintenance activities, updating website content through front end code editing and using proprietary content management systems
  • Test Application Tracking System (ATS) job feed integrations and third-party plug-ins
  • Trouble-shoot and fix website issues, resolving user problems and escalating to senior team members/management when necessary
  • Collaborate with internal teams and clients, as appropriate, to investigate and resolve issues with client sites
  • Submit support tickets to and work with vendor contacts to resolve technical problems impacting our client websites
  • Proactively update team regarding the status of their ticket
  • Conduct and document browser, platform, usability, and QA testing


  • Experience maintaining website code and content
  • Minimum 2+ years experience with code debugging and resolution
  • Demonstrated experience working in RSS/XML, PHP, JavaScript, HTML, and CSS
  • Occasional on-call availability for nights and weekends
  • A high level of technical acumen and abilities to troubleshoot technical issues to resolution
  • Passion for resolving issues in a timely fashion
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Familiarity with SSO, Authentication, GitHub, Databases, PHP, MySQL, (Plesk a plus), WordPress, Laravel, (Drupal a plus)
  • Knowledge of Adobe’s Creative Suite, Sketch, Google Analytics, Tag Manager, Data Studio