Web Specialist

Boston, Massachusetts, United States Full-time

We are seeking a motivated and energetic individual who is interested in developing, maintaining and growing websites. This is a great opportunity to work in a high velocity environment with websites that attract millions of visitors each month. If you are passionate about web technologies, user experience, analytics, and content organization, you will be right at home on the Web Team. As a member of the team you will be working on all of our corporate, open source and e-commerce websites. You will be joining a fast-pace and agile marketing organization that utilizes the latest technologies across many mediums. 

As Web Specialist you will be responsible for:

  • Website maintenance across multiple content management systems and platforms

  • Providing support to web content creators and operations teams

  • Keeping current with new web technologies, standards, and best practices

  • Participate in defining and constructing functional requirements, wireframes and prototypes

  • Assist in building page templates and implementing new designs and layouts

  • Identifying and resolving bugs

Requirements

  • 1-year experience or relevant co-op/internship

  • Experience in modern HTML/CSS/JavaScript

  • Familiarity with asp.net or PHP

  • Basic knowledge of SEO principles

  • Experience working with a CMS (Kentico or WordPress a plus)

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Strong communication skills.

  • Ability to collaborate and follow the goals set by the team

  • Adobe Photoshop familiarity

  • Authorized to work in the United States (minimum of H1B)

SmartBear Is a Destination Employer

  • Voted by Glassdoor as one of the “Best Places to Work”, named to Boston Globe’s “Top Places to Work”, and VentureFizz calls us “One of the Hottest Companies in Boston”. 

  • Invest In Our Employees – We care about the success of our employees and provide guidance and tools to help them grow their careers and succeed. We seek to continuously learn and evolve and strive to be the company of choice, including weekly lunch and learn product trainings, career development seminars, sponsoring Toastmasters and Women In Technology International memberships. 

  • Open and Collaborative Environment – We have an inclusive, creative, passionate, fun, and successful environment. 

  • Award Winning Technology – SmartBear is a market leader and has won numerous, prestigious industry awards for its software solutions, including “Top Innovator and Leader in Software Development”. 

  • Invested Leadership Team – Our leadership team has a proven record of success, is passionate about the success of the employees and the company, and is focused on supporting the sales organization. 

  • Unbelievable Offices – We are in a new, state-of-the-art building, on the waterfront, with a modern layout and a giant kitchen and eating area. We have an open floor plan and an abundance of conference rooms. The office is centered on the “Bear Cave”, for impromptu collaboration, company gatherings, and industry Meetups and events. We’ve also left space for fun with a ping-pong table, putting green, bean bag toss, and other ways to have a quick break during the day. 

  • Ideal Location – We are located at Assembly Row, which is the new, hot, technology company destination, with great water views, restaurants, cafes, bars, shopping, movie complex, bike and running paths, and is easily accessible by mass transportation. 

  • Great Perks – We offer competitive salaries, top of the line benefits, ample vacation, 401(k) match, great eats – breakfast, Friday lunches, Happy Hour, coffee (gourmet, espresso, lattes), healthy and sweet snacks, and a constant flow of popcorn from a retro movie theatre machine. 

  • Community Service and Philanthropy – SmartBear is committed to giving back to the community. We offer employees a day off to serve the cause of their choice or work in teams to support an organization. SmartBear also contributes time and donates to meaningful organizations, such as aiding at-risk children and combating homelessness. 

  • Thought Leader and Innovator – SmartBear strives to be a thought leader and innovator in the technology industry. We frequently support Meetups, are a member of Women In Technology, MassTLC, and other premier organizations. 

About SmartBear

SmartBear is the leader in software quality tools for teams. SmartBear is a combination of a start-up, high growth environment and an established, financially strong company with 300+ employees across 6 global locations. We provide leading companies with the technology to build some of the greatest applications, websites, electronic shopping carts, SaaS, and cloud-based software solutions throughout every step of the development cycle, from coding, to testing, to launch, to monitoring performance. We’ve played a role in the Uber you ordered, the banking app you use, the item you posted for auction, the flight you just purchased, and more. We have real products, real customers, and great compensation. Our software is downloaded over 15 million times to date. We have a community of over 5.8 million users that leverage our software and solutions. Our customers include 20,000+ companies (Google, Apple, Microsoft, Uber, GE, and Salesforce to name a few) in 194 countries. Please visit smartbear.com for more information and where you can find out the origin of the SmartBear name.