thePLAN

Work At The Plan

thePLAN is an independent, employee-owned digital communications agency, offering technology, design, strategy and program management to clients nationwide. At our core, we focus on building user-centered products that drive our partner’s business. We offer competitive pay, flexible hours, and a fun, results-focused work environment.

No outsource vendors or recruiters, please!

If you are interested, please contact us.

Open Positions

.NET Developer

We are looking for a .NET Developer who is motivated to architect web-based solutions, building sites and applications that meet and exceed customer requirements. Web technologies are multi-faceted, and an ideal candidate will thoroughly understand the available tools and be able to use those tools in an effective and optimized manner.

Responsibilities

- Develop new features based on client requirements

- Build reusable code and libraries for future use

- Maintain high code standards that maximize efficiency and maintainability

- Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs

- Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability

- Assure that all user input is validated and sanitized

- Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

- Ensure quality code that adheres to current standards and is cross-browser compatible

Skills And Qualifications

- Proficient with back-end technologies such as PHP or .NET. Multiple-language candidates preferred.

- Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3

- Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS

- Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery

- Basic understanding of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks, such as AngularJS, BackboneJS, ReactJS, or Vue.js

- Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX

- Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as Illustrator, Photoshop, or Sketch is a plus.

- Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.

- Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git and SVN

- Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.



Intern - UX/UI Design

We are looking for an intern that has experience with User Experience / User Interface Design.

Responsibilities

- Design wireframes based on client requirements

- Design low fidelity mock-ups and walk clients thru your thinking

- Evolve wireframes and mock-ups to high-fidelity user interface designs

- Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

Skills And Qualifications

- Ability to synthesize complex information and effectively communicate and design a simple user experience (workflow, responsive design, etc.)

- Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, or Sketch is a plus.

- Proficient understanding of mobile and cross-browser compatibility issues and ability to think thru and design mobile-first.

- Ability to code front-end a plus !!!

- Ability to work in fast-paced environment and be accountable to the team for your work/deadlines.

- Problem solving and drive to learn



Intern - Developer

We are looking for an Intern Developer who is motivated to architect web-based solutions, building sites and applications that meet and exceed customer requirements. Web technologies are multi-faceted, and an ideal candidate will thoroughly understand the available tools and be able to use those tools in an effective and optimized manner.

Responsibilities

- Develop new features based on client requirements

- Build reusable code and libraries for future use

- Maintain high code standards that maximize efficiency and maintainability

- Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs

- Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability

- Assure that all user input is validated and sanitized

- Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

- Ensure quality code that adheres to current standards and is cross-browser compatible

Skills And Qualifications

- Proficient with back-end technologies such as PHP or .NET. Multiple-language candidates preferred.

- Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3

- Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS

- Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery

- Basic understanding of advanced JavaScript libraries and frameworks, such as AngularJS, BackboneJS, ReactJS, or Vue.js

- Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX

- Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image. Familiarity with tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, or Sketch is a plus.

- Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.

- Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git and SVN

- Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.