UI Developer

Global Custom Commerce (GCC) owns and manages direct-to-consumer websites such as Blinds.com, the largest online retailer of window coverings (ranked between Nike and MTV on the Internet Retailer 500 list). GCC plans to continue growing its dominance in the window coverings industry & has recently expanded into Canada. GCC is a growing company with a great atmosphere.

Global Custom Commerce is seeking top talent to develop a new E-Commerce platform using .NET.

Do you believe in working AND playing hard? Are you obsessed with personal and professional optimization? Do you dream about having a job you can't wait to get to? If so, this might be the opportunity for you to join creative team that has been voted Best Place to Work in Houston for 2011 by the Houston Chronicle AND the Houston Business Journal.

What are the Scope of Activities?

  • Develop new, leading edge eCommerce websites
  • Agile programming on a team of the best in Houston, TX

What Skills and Credentials Should I Possess?

  • Considered a “Kick-ass“ developer among peers – your kung–fu must be strong
  • Experience developing highly interactive Web applications
  • Javascript / JQuery / AJAX Warlord
  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • C#
  • Excellent communication skills
  • E-Commerce experience a plus

What are the Characteristics for this Position?

  • Respected as a developer (maybe even feared)
  • Influential in the organization and a team player
  • Highly supportive of the enterprise architecture and of its ideals and strategies
  • Neutral toward technology, vendor and product choices; more interested in results than in personal preferences

What are the Main Activities to be Carried out?

  • Defining approach (20%)
  • Writing code (70%)
  • Documentation – yes, you'll really have to do some documentation (10%)

Who are the Contacts for this Position?

This position will work closely with fellow development team members, senior managers and other stakeholders.

What is the Environment?

Work Environment: Fun, casual office; laptop; Lots of opportunity for professional and personal growth
Possible Work Hazards: Flying monkeys, conflicts with “Joe”
Physical Demand: Ability to consume large quantities of caffeine!

What are the Benefits?

Employees of GCC are eligible for health & dental insurance, Section 125 plan, life/AD&D/long-term disability insurance, FSA plan, 401k plan, fitness program, tuition reimbursement and paid time off. We are located in Houston, Texas off Richmond Avenue & Beltway 8.

I'm interested! What do I do?

We want to meet you! Submit your resume, cover letter and salary expectations to BestPlaceToWork@Blinds.com for immediate consideration. To learn more about our culture, watch the company dance-off, lip dub or just tool around on the Web site a bit. GCC is committed to creating a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age or veteran status. EEOE.