Wanted: Web Developer

Join a team that creates and supports web products for an amazing array of social-good clients. We need your problem solving skills and desire to never do the same-old-thing. Ideally you enjoy collaborating with team members and clients to produce effective fundraising, communications or educational websites.

Front-end Developers at openbox9 are:

  • Well versed in creating positive user-experiences for online projects
  • Understand the importance of function before form
  • Committed to seeing our clients succeed
  • Able to bring technical solutions to human demands
  • Students of web code past and future
  • Passionate about the influence of design in society

The developer position we are looking to fill will require great knowledge of: developing for the web, creativity, time management, a good sense of humor, and dedication. You must be both independent as well as collaborative, capable of bringing your ideas to a team.

Requirements for Website Developer job:

  • Open to developers with at least 2-3 years experience
  • Building/editing custom designs in WordPress
  • Fluent in compliant HTML5, CSS, and Javascript
  • Skilled at testing, identifying and resolving technical problems
  • Communicating solutions to team and clients
  • Proficiency using Git or other code repositories
  • Familiar with responsive web design principles
  • Ability to identity hosting/server issues
  • Ability to self-manage time and collaborate with team
  • Adaptable, inquisitive and able to pick up new techniques and skills
  • Experience with PHP, SASS and Javascript frameworks a plus

Don’t apply if:

  • You are looking for a ticket to wealth – we are cost-considerate for our non-profit clients.
  • You are looking to elevate your personal fame at the cost of elevating our client’s mission
  • You don’t like music or organic food (we work next to an organic grocery store)

Position Details

Salary position; 40+ hours per week; $60-70K ; Health benefits; 401k; Washington DC area resident (sorry no remote employees)

What about us you say?

We are a small but mighty studio with our office in Brookland, DC. Our work ranges from identity development, branding, web design, print media, online marketing, search engine optimization, and programming. Take some time to look around our site…

How to apply:

Ready to work in an environment that will challenge you with exciting responsibilities? Ready to have fun innovating? ready to enjoy the process?

We would like to hear from you – via email.

Send your cover letter, resume and link to your online portfolio or samples to info@openbox9.com


Michael has spent the past 20 years applying his experience and superpowers to further the missions of social-good organizations, and has no plans to stop.
December 20th, 2022 // //
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