Principal Web Developer

Published on April 26, 2024

Founded in 2015 by former NSA cyber operators, Huntress was built on a simple premise: to force hackers to earn every inch of their access.

Today’s cyber-attacks aren’t limited to large organizations with the security tools that can ward off threats. Hackers don't discriminate and will find a way to penetrate any vulnerability in any size business.

Huntress enables IT providers and resellers to stop hidden threats that sneak past preventive security tools.

Through a combination of expert human threat hunters, a comprehensive platform, and a desire to make the world a safer place, we’re working to deliver cybersecurity to the 99%—those small to midsize businesses that make up the backbone of our economy.

Join the hunt and help us stop hackers in their tracks!

Reports to: Senior Director, Web

Location: Remote US and Canada

Compensation Range: $180,000 to $195,000 base, plus bonus and equity

 

What We Do: 

Founded in 2015 as a fully remote company by former NSA cyber operators, Huntress was built on a simple premise: to force hackers to earn every inch of their access. 

Today’s cyber-attacks aren’t limited to large organizations with the security tools that can ward off threats. Hackers don't discriminate and will find a way to penetrate any vulnerability in any size business, which is why Huntress focuses on protecting those small to midsize businesses that make up the backbone of our economy.

Huntress stops hidden threats that sneak past preventive security tools by utilizing our award-winning security platform and expert human threat hunters through dynamic products including Managed EDR, MDR for Microsoft 365, and Managed Security Awareness Training.

Join the hunt and help us stop hackers in their tracks!

What You’ll Do:

Huntress is adding our first Principal Web Developer to our Marketing team. As the Principal Web Developer, you will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of our customer-facing websites and portals. You will be responsible for ensuring that our digital properties are functioning as designed, performant, ranking for search results, and optimized for conversion.  

The ideal candidate has extensive technical expertise and can work independently or with a team to create, maintain, and update our digital properties. Proficiency with JavaScript, HTML, CSS, and web applications and services is essential for succeeding in this role. Ruby on Rails and Go Lang proficiency is a plus. You will work collaboratively across the business between the entire marketing function, along with sales, product management as well as others.

Product Engineering 

  • Create well-designed and tested code using best practices for web development, including responsive design and mobile display
  • Create websites and interfaces using standard HTML/CSS practices and incorporate data from back-end databases and services
  • Implement new site features, backend integrations, split tests, and more to grow and optimize our web presence 
  • Engage in the full development lifecycle designing, developing, testing, deploying, maintaining, monitoring, and improving our websites and portal
  • Monitor and optimize website performance, including page load times, mobile responsiveness, and overall user experience
  • Monitor site health and performance to anticipate future problems to proactively address issues, ensuring uptime 
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of industry trends and technologies; research and advocate for new technology and new methodologies

Leadership and Collaboration

  • Build, lead, and develop a team of engineers that can work collaboratively across the organization while fostering Huntress’ core values
  • Acts as a trusted advisor and thought partner to the marketing team for their digital needs 
  • Prioritizes work for the engineering team based on the roadmap and inputs from leadership
  • Collaborate with fellow engineers, designers, and data analysts to take an idea from concept to technical design to implementation to testing to measurement
  • Collaborate with stakeholders cross-functionally to determine what the underlying problems and needs are to build the right solution

Requirements

  • 10+ years of practical development experience, with a heavy emphasis on the technical side
  • Experience in planning and developing websites across multiple products and organizations
  • Extensive knowledge of web applications, programming languages, and web services — including API, CSS, CSS3, cross-browser compatibility, HTML, HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, PHP, security principles, REST, SOAP, and web user interface design
  • Proficiency with content management systems
  • Experience in e-commerce applications and development
  • Experience in implementing web development workflows and operations using a variety of tools, including GitHub.
  • Strong project management and organizational skills, with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks concurrently
  • Excellent leadership and communication abilities, with a track record of leading and inspiring teams to achieve outstanding results

What We Offer:

  • 100% remote work environment - since our founding in 2015
  • Generous paid time off policy including vacation, sick time, and paid holidays
  • 12 weeks paid parental leave
  • Highly competitive and comprehensive medical, dental, and vision benefits plans 
  • 401(k) with 5% contribution regardless of employee contribution
  • Life and Disability insurance plans
  • Stock options for all full-time employees 
  • One-time $500 reimbursement to build/upgrade home office
  • Annual allowance for education and professional development assistance 
  • $75 USD/month digital reimbursement
  • Access to both Udemy and BetterUp platforms for coaching, personal, and professional growth

 

Huntress is committed to creating a culture of inclusivity where every single member of our team is valued, has a voice, and is empowered to come to work every day just as they are.

We do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status, or any other legally protected status. 

We do discriminate against hackers who try to exploit small businesses.

Accommodations:

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing, or participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to accommodations@huntresslabs.com. Please note that non-accommodation requests to this inbox will not receive a response. 

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