Careers

Do you have a passion for building web startups?

Buckeye Interactive may have the perfect career opportunity for you!

By reading this… you’ve taken the first step in becoming part of something bigger than yourself. The entire team at Buckeye Interactive relies on each other to bring higher value to our customers than we can on our own.  

We are a quickly growing web and mobile app development team based in New Albany, Ohio. Our current team of 6 passionate entrepreneurs includes strategy, design, development and account management professionals. We have crafted successful web strategies, web and mobile applications, and ecommerce and marketing sites for startups and small businesses in 10 states from New York to California.

Competitive pay, full benefits, and our fun and adaptable startup culture make Buckeye Interactive a place where you will look forward to spending time every day. Our transparent and flexible management team gives everyone a say in the direction of the company while providing visionary leadership to keep the team happy and productive. We enjoy movie days, lots of free team lunches, professional development opportunities (like SXSW Interactive, Future of Web Design, DrupalCon, and others).  We are a team with an active sense of humor, so scrooges need not apply!

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Other Example Job Postings

 

PHP Web Application Developer

Whether you’re fresh out of college or a seasoned pro, Buckeye Interactive is an environment where you will be learning new techniques and technologies, it’s part of our DNA so it needs to be part of yours too! We are looking for developers with varying degrees of knowledge of various web technologies who are not afraid to learn more. Our developers can troubleshoot with the best of ‘em, so your critical thinking/problem solving skills are very important to us too.

Technologies/Skills

  • PHP (WordPress, Drupal, and/or MVC Frameworks [CodeIgniter, CakePHP, Symphony, etc])
  • HTML5
  • CSS (including cross-browser compliant CSS-based layout)
  • Responsive design
  • Grid Layouts/Frameworks (Twitter Bootstrap preferred)
  • Javascript (jQuery library preferred)
  • MySQL (or other RDBMS)
  • Source Code Control with Git or SVN
  • Server Administration (Apache, Node.js, etc)
  • Documentation (PHPDocs or other)

Qualifications

  • Passionate about web and mobile technology
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Engineering (or equivalent work experience)
  • LAMP stack web development experience (1-3 years minimum, the more the better)
  • Excellent communication skills with internal team and external clients.
  • Must have a social media presence (Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn at a minimum; Bonus for Github and StackExchange)
  • Past experience starting companies or working with start-ups is a major plus
  • Want to laugh during each work day

Competitive pay and full benefits are available to qualified applicants.

Apply Now for the PHP Web Application Developer position.

 

WordPress Developer

Whether you’re fresh out of college or a seasoned pro, Buckeye Interactive is an environment where you will be learning new techniques and technologies, it’s part of our DNA so it needs to be part of yours too! We are looking to add to our WordPress arsenal with another talented WordPress developer. We are software engineers, but we are also pragmatists. WordPress is a great platform for small businesses and content-driven sites, and we need another developer who agrees. Our developers can troubleshoot with the best of ‘em, so your critical thinking/problem solving skills are very important to us too.

Technologies/Skills

  • PHP, specifically for WordPress – custom themes, custom plugins
  • HTML 5
  • CSS (including cross-browser compliant CSS-based layout)
  • Responsive design
  • Grid Layouts/Frameworks (Twitter Bootstrap preferred)
  • Javascript (jQuery and Prototype are both helpful)
  • MySQL
  • Source Code Control with Git or SVN (Git preferred)
  • Documentation (PHPDocs or other; clearly commented code at a minimum)
  • Bonus: Server Administration (Apache, Node.js, etc)

Qualifications

  • Passionate about web and mobile technology
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Engineering (or equivalent work experience)
  • WordPress theme and plugin development experience (1-3 years minimum, the more the better)
  • Knowledge of various payment processing options and their pricing and security implications
  • Excellent communication skills with internal team and external clients.
  • Must have a social media presence (Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn at a minimum; Bonus for Github and StackExchange)
  • Past experience starting companies or working with start-ups is a major plus
  • Want to laugh during each work day

Competitive pay and full benefits are available to qualified applicants.

Apply Now for the WordPress Developer position.

 

Magento Developer

Whether you’re fresh out of college or a seasoned pro, Buckeye Interactive is an environment where you will be learning new techniques and technologies, it’s part of our DNA so it needs to be part of yours too! We are looking for developers with varying degrees of knowledge of various web technologies who are not afraid to learn more. Our developers can troubleshoot with the best of ‘em, so your critical thinking/problem solving skills are very important to us too.

Technologies/Skills

  • PHP, specifically for Magento – custom themes, custom plugins
  • HTML5
  • CSS (including cross-browser compliant CSS-based layout)
  • Responsive design
  • Grid Layouts/Frameworks (Twitter Bootstrap preferred)
  • Javascript (jQuery library preferred)
  • MySQL
  • Source Code Control with Git or SVN (Git preferred)
  • Documentation (PHPDocs or other; clearly commented code at a minimum)
  • Bonus: Server Administration (Apache, Node.js, etc)

Qualifications

  • Passionate about web and mobile technology
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Engineering (or equivalent work experience)
  • Magento ecommerce development experience (1-3 years minimum, the more the better)
  • Excellent communication skills with internal team and external clients.
  • Must have a social media presence (Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn at a minimum; Bonus for Github and StackExchange)
  • Past experience starting companies or working with start-ups is a major plus
  • Want to laugh during each work day

Competitive pay and full benefits are available to qualified applicants.

Apply Now for the Magento Developer position.

 

Sales Coordinator – Inside Sales

Our business has grown through and continues to thrive on inbound sales opportunities – referrals from existing clients along with successful marketing and PR campaigns, event sponsorships, and involvement in the community. It’s time for us to build our brand awareness and project pipeline proactively through outbound sales, and we could use the help of a talented business development pro. Do you live on LinkedIn and love sales analytics? If so, this might be the right opportunity for you.

Responsibilities

  • Aid in sales targets by providing both administrative and sales support essential for everyday operations
  • Communication with Clients and prospective clients
  • Maintain and build client relationships
  • Assist in preparing proposals, agreements, and presentations
  • Prospecting and identifying sales leads
  • Respond to incoming calls and emails
  • Setting meetings via phone, email and LinkedIn
  • Responsible for putting a sales process in place
  • May attend and participate in sales meetings
  • Follow up with warm inbound leads
  • Actively learn and build knowledge of products and services
  • Goals: set 5 – 10 meetings per week, On average close one sale per week

Qualifications

  • Passionate about web and mobile technology, or at least interested and ready to learn!
  • Approximately 2 years of outbound sales experience
  • Experience with at least one CRM system
  • Excellent communication skills with internal team and external clients.
  • Must have a strong LinkedIn presence (and Facebook and Twitter are a plus)
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Past experience starting companies or working with start-ups is a major plus
  • Want to laugh during each work day

Sound like the opportunity for you? Competitive pay and full benefits are available to qualified applicants.

Apply Now for the Sales Coordinator position.

 

Account Manager

Buckeye Interactive is seeking an organized and responsible team member to maintain frequent communication with clients and to keep projects on-schedule.  We provide a very high level of service to our clients, and we need help to maintain our responsiveness while delivering outstanding work.

Our account manager’s responsibilities will include:

  • Serving as the primary point of contact for all client accounts (10-12 projects at a time)
  • Discussing and refining requirements with clients
  • Planning and execution of training workshops
  • Proof reading, editing, and maintaining website content
  • Social media community management for Buckeye Interactive and our clients

Buckeye Interactive is seeking someone with a strong mix of hard and soft-skills. To that end, ideal candidates will possess the following:

  • Customer service mentality
  • Passionate about web and mobile technology
  • Basic but broad understanding of what’s possible on the web
  • Excellent organization and planning skills
  • Excellent communication skills with internal team and external clients
  • Previous agency experience is a plus
  • Must have a social media presence (Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn at a minimum)
  • Bachelor’s Degree is preferred

Sound like the opportunity for you?

Apply Now for the Account Manager position.

 

Web Strategist

Buckeye Interactive differentiates ourselves from other agencies by taking a strategic approach to web application development. We are experts both in crafting strategies to meet our clients’ business needs and in building beautiful technological solutions to accomplish their goals.

We need a web strategist who lives, sleeps and breathes the web including sites, apps, design, development, content, social media and inbound marketing. If your friends and family don’t look to you for everything web (and probably computer) related, you may not be the right fit for this position.

Our web strategist must meet at least these requirements:

  • Thorough knowledge of what’s possible on the web (including mobile, social media, email marketing, etc.)
  • Solid understanding of the capability differences between websites, web apps, mobile sites and mobile apps
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for working with clients and the team
  • Business savvy – strategy, marketing and finance
  • Startup and/or consulting experience – GOOD internships and school projects may count
  • Basic design, coding and database knowledge – no experience is needed, but you should know how the pieces fit together
  • Basic knowledge about the differences between server-side platforms – PHP, .NET, Java, Ruby

And the following definitely couldn’t hurt, though you can learn these on the job:

  • Web app architecture knowledge – sitemaps, wireframing, database design
  • Design or development experience
  • Ability to accurately scope projects (time and cost) within a 25% range
  • Competitive Analysis or Industry Analysis experience

Buckeye Interactive is seeking someone with a strong mix of hard and soft-skills. To that end, ideal candidates will possess the following:

  • Passionate about web and mobile technology
  • Previous agency experience is a plus
  • Must have a social media presence (Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn at a minimum; Bonus for Github and StackExchange)
  • Bachelor’s Degree is preferred

Sound like the opportunity for you?  Competitive pay and full benefits are available to qualified applicants.

Apply Now for the Web Strategist position.

 

Copywriter

Buckeye Interactive is seeking an organized and responsible team member to maintain frequent communication with clients and to keep projects on-schedule.  We provide a very high level of service to our clients, and we need help to maintain our responsiveness while delivering outstanding work.

Our copywriter’s responsibilities will include:

  • Writing original content for websites in a wide variety of different industries
  • Coordinating photos and images to complement copy and clearly communicate the client’s message
  • Proof reading, editing, and maintaining website content
  • Social media community management for Buckeye Interactive and our clients
  • Writing Buckeye Interactive case studies, whitepapers and blog posts on both business and technical topics

Ideal candidates will possess the following:

  • Passion for web and mobile technology
  • Excellent organization and planning skills
  • Excellent communication skills with internal team and external clients
  • Previous agency experience is a plus
  • Must have a social media presence (Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn at a minimum)
  • Bachelor’s Degree is preferred

Sound like the opportunity for you? Competitive pay and full benefits are available to qualified applicants.

Apply Now for the Copywriter position.

 

Web Designer

Strategy, Design, and Development are the key components of any great website. We need a talented, experienced designer with an eye for beautiful sites to complement our strategy and development expertise. We like to work with designers who don’t stop with a Photoshop mock-up, but who instead go the extra mile to implement their practical web designs in HTML and CSS. If you’re geeky enough to get into some Javascript and PHP, all the better!

Prior experience is a must, preferably with multiple public-facing websites. Be prepared to share and discuss past design projects.

Technologies/Skills

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • CSS (including cross-browser compliant CSS-based layout)
  • HTML
  • Javascript (preferred)
  • jQuery (preferred)
  • WordPress (preferred)
  • PHP (optional)

Qualifications

  • Passionate about web and mobile technology
  • Degree in Graphic/Interactive/Web Design (or equivalent work experience)
  • 3-5 years of web design experience
  • Excellent communication skills with internal team and external clients
  • Must have a social media presence (Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn at a minimum)
  • Must have an online portfolio — come on, you do this for a living

Competitive pay and full benefits are available to qualified applicants.

Apply Now for the Web Designer position.

 

Pick Your Own Title

We like people who don’t fit in a specific box. Even if you don’t fit one of the profiles above, we may still have room for you on the team! We have strict qualifications if you’re going to pick your own title, though.

Qualifications

  • Passionate about web and mobile technology
  • Smart / Highly Talented
  • Self-motivated
  • Friendly
  • Must have a social media presence (Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn at a minimum; even if you start an account just so you can apply for a job)
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred

Apply Now for your dream job.