Themis Group, a marketing/media company focused on online games and communities, is seeking an experienced web developer with a passion for games and gaming to join our team. We're looking for someone that is knowledgeable and flexible enough to jump in and make things happen.

Come work in a small, young company with a casual atmosphere (pants required) where you will always have something interesting to work on, and interesting people to work with. Be warned, you must pick a side in the Pirate vs. Ninja debate - Pinjas are not a permitted compromise.

Job Responsibilities
As a web developer at Themis, you'll be jumping right into web development work in a LAMP environment, working on a variety of different projects, including:

  • Developing and implementing custom client websites.
  • Maintaining and updating existing web properties.
  • Designing and implementing new features in our custom CMS.
  • Building and deploying community features on existing media properties.

Past client projects include the award-winning Heroes Mini, Settlers Mini, Merc-Y, and Death Star Designer. Our own properties include The Escapist Magazine and WarCry Network. If these subjects interest you, you're already a good fit.

Qualified candidates must have:

  • A minimum of 1-2 years experience, 3-5 preferred, developing dynamic websites.
  • Working knowledge of object-oriented PHP and MySQL.
  • Advanced, hands-on knowledge of HTML/XHTML, JavaScript/AJAX, and CSS.
  • Good communications skills, and the ability to work with a small team.
  • Good organizational skills, and the ability to meet deadlines.

In addition, ideal candidates will have one, many, or all of the following:

  • Experience with MMOGs, online games, and online communities.
  • Experience and knowledge of current PC and console games.
  • Basic familiarity with image editing programs. (Photoshop, Corel, GIMP)
  • Familiarity with the Prototype library.
  • Solid design skills and a grasp of current web UI trends.
  • Ability to debate differences between Kirk and Picard without resorting to violence.

Compensation & Benefits
This position is for a full-time salaried employee at our office in Durham, NC - just outside RTP. Compensation ranges between $29,000-$59,000 depending on knowledge and experience, with a benefits package and perks including flexible hours and a casual atmosphere.

How To Apply
Interested applicants should send a resume, including examples of previous work, to referencing Web Developer in the subject.

This job listing is for an onsite position in Durham, NC. Remote or contract workers will not be considered.