Jobs at Avallo

All employees must work on-site here in Maple Grove, MN.

Please send your resume, links, and any relevant samples to: jobs@avallo.com.

Entry-Level Web Designer

We are a web design & development firm in Maple Grove, MN looking for a web designer to join our small, but talented web design team here at Avallo. We are a bunch of hardworking nerds with a good sense of humor and a love of great coffee. If you're ready to work hard and have fun while doing it, this is the place to apply! 

 Responsibilities:

  • Manage multiple projects and meet deadlines
  • Demonstrate flexibility when projects change
  • Produce accurate and high quality work
  • Contribute ideas and design artwork with a willingness to collaborate
  • Think creatively to conceptualize new ideas
  • Conceptualize and create web designs and graphic elements
  • Application of basic design principles for layout purposes, including design hierarchy and typography
  • Communicate professionally with clients and team members 


Qualifications:

  • A basic understanding of HTML and CSS
  • Desire to advance HTML, CSS and LESS skills
  • Basic experience with Graphic Design and working in Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Quick Learner
  • Detail-oriented, professional, and organized
  • Must work on site in our Maple Grove, MN office, telecommunication is not available
  • An understanding of how responsive html templates work


Bonus Qualifications:

  • Strong proficiency in HTML and CSS
  • Experience with LESS and Bootstrap
  • Mastery in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign
  • Knowledge of ADA techniques
  • Knowledge of website optimization and SEO
  • Copywriting and proofreading skills
  • Social media marketing experience


We offer a positive and open work environment. This position will begin as part-time, with the opportunity to move to full time. We offer our full-time employees benefits including health insurance, dental, 401k with matching, and paid vacation.

To apply, please email us your resume and three relevant examples of your work (examples can be school work).

Your application will not be considered if:

  • No examples of your web design work are sent.
  • You are a company
  • You plan to work remotely

Please send your resume, links, and any relevant samples to: jobs@avallo.com.

PHP Developer, with HTML skills

We are looking for an in-house PHP Developer with design skills to join our small but hard working team, with a desire to learn new skills and expand your knowledge of the industry. Your position will include maintaining existing applications, as well as, developing new systems on your own or in a team.

Your application will not be considered if:

  • No code samples or examples of work are sent
  • You are a company
  • You plan to work remotely

Responsibilities

  • Write well designed, efficient code (PHP, HTML, CSS, Javascript)
  • Slice websites from Photoshop.
  • Create site layout/user interface by using standard HTML/CSS practices
  • Integrate data from various back-end services and databases
  • Create and maintain software documentation.
  • Follow emerging technologies/industry trends and apply them to ongoing projects.
  • Cooperate with web designers and other developers on projects.

Requirements

  • 2+ years of proven experience (either from work, school, or independent projects) in web programming (HTML, CSS, PHP)
  • A solid understanding of how web applications work including security, session management, and best development practices
  • Adequate knowledge of relational database systems, Object Oriented Programming and web application development, using an MVC system.
  • Basic knowledge of Search Engine Optimization process
  • Aggressive problem diagnosis and creative problem solving skills
  • Strong organizational skills to juggle multiple tasks within the constraints of  timelines and budgets.
  • Ability to work and thrive in a fast-paced environment, learn rapidly and master diverse web technologies and techniques.
  • Web application examples, and code examples.

Skills that are a plus

  • Javascript (jQuery/AngularJS)
  • SQL (MySQL)
  • Photoshop
  • Linux, Apache Server Administration
  • Ability to throw down in Foosball

Job Benefits

  • Upon going full time:
    • 401k with employer matching
    • Medical, Dental
    • Paid Vacations
  • Upon starting
    • Flexible hours
    • 15 min breaks
    • Fun laid back environment

Contact Us

We are located at 7219 Forestview Lane N., Maple Grove, MN 55369
Feel free to give us a call at 763-488-1630 or use our contact form.