September 4, 2020

Job Purpose

The Backend Web Developer position will work in collaboration with multiple departments to design, build, or maintain websites and web applications, using modern languages and frameworks, content management systems, management tools, and digital media. In addition, this position will identify problems uncovered by testing or customer feedback, correct problems, and will evaluate code to ensure that it is valid, properly structured, meets industry standards and is compatible with browsers, devices, and/or operating systems.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Design, build, and maintain websites and web applications using modern languages and frameworks.
  • Confer with management to prioritize needs, resolve conflicts, develop content criteria, or choose solutions.
  • Perform regular backups of websites and databases.
  • Identify problems uncovered by testing or customer feedback, and correct problems.
  • Evaluate code to ensure that it is valid, properly structured, meets industry standards and is compatible with browsers, devices, or operating systems.
  • Maintain an understanding of current web technologies and programming practices through continuing education, reading, or participation in professional conferences, workshops, or groups.
  • Design, develop, implement and maintain databases that support web applications and websites.
  • Develop or implement procedures for ongoing website revision.
  • Document test plans, testing procedures, or test results.
  • Perform website tests according to planned schedules, or after any website or application revisions.
  • Recommend and implement performance improvements.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or related field from an accredited school required.
  • 3+ years of experience in web applications development required.
  • Working knowledge of LAMP stack required.
  • Working knowledge of PHP, MySQL, SQL Server (or other DBMS), HTML/CSS, and JavaScript required.
  • Experience developing RESTful APIs required.
  • Working knowledge of the Laravel preferred.
  • Knowledge of GIT HUB or similar version control system preferred.
  • Experience implementing OAuth2 and/or SAML 2.0 authentication work flows preferred.
  • Experience developing applications through TDD (Test Driven Development) preferred.
  • Experience deploying web applications to cloud environments (AWS, Google Cloud, Azure) preferred.
  • Experience developing reusable and modular code and or 3rd party packages preferred.
  • Knowledge of MEAN stack (MongoDB, Express.js, Angular.js, and Node.js) or similar preferred.

BG Products, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.