Development Manager
Phoenix, Arizona, United States - 85053
** Applicants must reside in and be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification will be completed before a hiring decision is made.

We are seeking a seasoned Web Development Manager to lead our team of developers and contractors. A successful candidate will have a strong technical background in web development, particularly WordPress, and the capacity to coach and guide the team toward our vision. They will work closely with our Director of Web Technology to ensure the smooth running of projects, driving consistency and quality across all of our deliverables. This is a full-time, salary position.


  • Experienced leaders with a track record of managing development teams
  • Skilled at mentoring and developing team members, emphasizing superior customer service
  • Minimum of 5+ years of experience in web development, with a focus on WordPress
  • Familiarity with web technologies such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and PHP
  • Strong understanding of the WordPress ecosystem, including the development and management of custom themes and plugins
  • Proficient in using GitHub for version control
  • Ability to perform code reviews and provide constructive feedback
  • Strong understanding of web hosting, domain management, and DNS
  • Experience in a digital marketing agency or a similar environment
  • Team player who fosters excitement and a sense of urgency within internal teams

Desired Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree or related experience in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field
  • Experience with headless CMS and static site generators such as and Gatsby.js
  • Experience managing web applications on Linux servers and platforms such as Heroku and Netlify
  • Background in front-end development and some knowledge of backend development, especially in a WordPress context
  • Experience in scoping and quoting web projects

On a daily basis, the Development Manager will:

  • Coach and manage the web development team, promoting consistency and high-quality work
  • Attend interdepartmental meetings, providing expertise and insight from a web development perspective
  • Assist in quoting and scoping web projects
  • Conduct code reviews and assist in debugging and problem-solving activities
  • Work with project managers to ensure on-time delivery of web projects
  • Assist with technical tasks as needed, particularly related to elevated website tickets
  • Serve as T3 development support

Relevant Soft Skills:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, able to work with diverse teams and communicate effectively
  • Excellent communicator, capable of explaining complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders & staff in a succinct and tactful manner
  • Strong communication and follow-through
  • Outstanding customer service and listening skills, with a commitment to excellence
  • Strong attention to detail, able to strive to consistently produce quality work, even with repetitive tasks
  • Solid problem-solving ability, able to identify, troubleshoot, and resolve issues as they arise
  • Passion for continually learning, including about new web technologies and approaches
  • Highly motivated self-starter
  • Strong work ethic and good time management
  • Creative problem-solving skills, confidence, and a sense of ownership
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Responsible, results-driven, and goal-oriented
  • Excellent organization and documentation skills incl. task & deliverable management
  • Ability to work under deadlines, prioritizing and managing multiple responsibilities and calls to attention
  • Able to receive criticism and feedback
  • A team player who enjoys collaborating with others, with excellent people skills
  • Able to create excitement and a strong sense of urgency when working with internal teams

Standard RYNO Benefits Include:

  • Annually paid educational expenses for approved training programs
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays and Birthday
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
  • A Comprehensive Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k
  • Flexible start times and half-day Friday
  • Annual $2,000 education budget for professional development
  • Leadership and advancement opportunities
  • An annual Misogi experience
  • Your choice of one of the following monthly benefits up to an $85 value: house cleaning service, massage, child care, pet insurance, or gym membership
  • Drawings for ArizonaCardinal and Phoenix Suns tickets
  • Monthly in-office events and monthly volunteer days to give back to our community
  • Quarterly Team Builders
  • The dopest team merch!
  • A casual work environment with lots of coffee and candy
  • A badass Holiday Party

Job Type: Full-time

About Us:

RYNO Strategic Solutions is an innovative, full-service Internet marketing company with 100+ RYNOs offering exceptional Internet marketing services since 2008. We stay ahead of our competition with top-notch proprietary strategies, tracking, and reporting. Due to our total transparency, our customers always know exactly what they receive through their marketing efforts with us. We are dedicated to helping Home Service companies find their customers online by utilizing the most cost-effective desktop and mobile strategies.

Our Mission:

We Exist to Grow Your Business...PERIOD.

Our Values:

  • We are transparent
  • We are good communicators
  • We give back
  • We have integrity
  • We are positive
  • We genuinely care
  • We focus on education

This role offers a great opportunity to join the leading digital marketing agency for the home services industry and lead a talented team of developers. If you're ready to take up the challenge and help us take our web technology vision to the next level, apply today!