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Ecommerce Merchandising Intern

Mission

Do you want to LOVE what you do? KegWorks is a diverse, online retailer of draft beer equipment, bar foot rail, bar supplies, cocktail ingredients and other legendary Tools for Drinking. What we sell is inherently fun which means KegWorks is not your typical office and we like it that way. We believe that with the right people, limitless creativity, regular collaboration, and a well balanced work environment amazing things can happen. We're committed to maintaining that "small-company feel" – no matter how big we get.

KegWorks is seeking an Ecommerce Merchandising Intern to help deliver a best-in-class ecommerce experience with a focus on site merchandising, digital marketing, and user generated content. The ideal candidate will possess strong communication skills, be able to analyze data to drive effective business decisions, and have a good eye for design based on solid understanding of web design principles. A successful candidate will have the ability to take direction, as well as work independently and proactively to meet deadlines; a sense of humor is a plus! Successful completion of the internship may result in full-time employment after graduation.

Responsibilities

  • Assist with website merchandising tasks including product category classification, product attributes, site search optimization, and product recommendations.
  • Assist with moderating user generated content including publishing and responding to product reviews, answering customer questions and reviewing customer submitted photos.
  • Support PPC, SEO, and other digital marketing objectives.
  • Analyze site metrics and related data to identify opportunities to create content that supports the buying process.

Opportunities

  • Gain real-world experience in a fun, fast-paced ecommerce environment
  • Hands on strategizing and planning
  • Participate in regular staff meetings

Competencies

  • Accountable - Take personal responsibility for your actions with peers and supervisors.
  • Communication - Able to express your thoughts and ideas clearly, and in a positive manner.
  • Team player - Work with many team members to reach a common goal.
  • Physical Requirements - Able to lift 50 lbs, and to be able to stand for an eight hour work day.
  • Sense of Urgency - To be able to adapt to changes in work flow in a very short time.
  • Able to work extra hours when needed, as business dictates.
  • Entry level skills computer skills.
  • Tardiness is not tolerated. You are expected to show up, on time, every scheduled work day.

Education & Experience

  • Recent graduate or college senior pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree Marketing, Web Design, Communications, or related field from an accredited college/university.
  • Must be self-motivated, a creative problem-solver, collaborative, and possess strong communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • General understanding of data analysis techniques.
  • Basic knowledge of HTML/CSS.
  • Passion for understanding what drives customer behavior is a plus.

Schedule & Compensation

  • 15-20 hours per week during regular office hours (8:30am - 5:00pm)
  • This is a paid internship which may result in a full-time position.

To Apply

Send an email to jobs@kegworks.com with the following included:

  • A resume.
  • A well-written cover letter that explains why you're "the one."

Note: No phone calls please. We will only contact you if we want to schedule an interview.


Lead Magento Developer

Mission

KegWorks is seeking a full-time, in-house developer to manage our multi-store Magento-based ecommerce websites. This position is part of the Ecommerce Team and reports to the VP of Consumer Sales. The ability to take direction, as well as work independently and proactively to meet deadlines is required. Candidate must be self-motivated, a creative problem solver, and able to effectively collaborate with multiple teams; a sense of humor is a plus.

Outcomes

  • Maintain Magento platform including security patches, performance tuning, and extension installation.
  • Implement front-end UI/UX changes, as directed by ecommerce and design teams.
  • Recommend and implement changes to deliver a sub 2-second page load time.
  • Adhere to responsive/adaptive development best practices.
  • Stay up-to-date on industry trends and present cutting edge ideas.
  • Complete migration from Magento 1 to Magento 2 by Q3 2019.

Competencies

  • KegWorks Core Values - Accountable, Adaptable, Open and Honest, Collaborative, Exceptional and Passion for What YOU Do.
  • Effective communicator - Speaks and writes clearly and articulately while being courteous and positive in all interactions.
  • Efficient - Able to produce signification output with minimal wasted effort.
  • Organized - Plans, organizes, and schedules in an efficient, production manner. Focuses on key priorities.
  • Persistent - Demonstrates tenacity and willingness to go the distance to get something done.
  • Proactive - Acts without being told what to do. Brings new ideas to the company.
  • Strong work ethic - Possesses a strong willingness to work hard and sometimes long hours to get the job done. Has a track record of working hard.
  • Open to criticism and ideas - Often solicits feedback and reacts calmly to criticism or negative feedback.

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.
  • 3+ years of development experience on Magento or similar ecommerce platform. Magento experience strongly preferred.
  • Demonstrable, advanced and current knowledge of HTML, CSS, PHP, MySQL, JavaScript, and jQuery a must.
  • WordPress development and administration experience required.
  • Experience utilizing code repositories such as BitBucket or GitHub.
  • Adherence to best practices and coding standards with strong code documentation skills.
  • The following experience is considered a plus, but not required:
    • Magento Developer Certification
    • Custom Magento extension development
    • Migration from Magento 1 to 2
    • Apache web server & Linux experience
    • Utilizing New Relic & Pingdom, or similar website monitoring tool
    • Implementing Google Analytics tags and ecommerce tracking
    • Familiarity with NetSuite or other ERP platform

Compensation

  • $55,000 - $60,000 - Compensation based on experience.
  • Comprehensive benefit package, including Health, Dental, Disability and 401K with employer matching.
  • Plus, you get your birthday off with pay.
  • Free beer! Amazing Christmas parties! Food truck fun! And more!

To Apply

Send an email to jobs@kegworks.com with the following included:

  • Your resume
  • A well-written cover letter that explains exactly why you’re “the one.”