Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities


Do you love the Adirondacks? We are seeking people who share our passion.


ROOST employs approximately 25 people with offices in Lake Placid, Saranac Lake, Tupper Lake, and Crown Point.


The following positions are currently available.


Web Developer

Job description

ROOST is the destination marketing organization for Essex County, Hamilton County, Saranac Lake, and Tupper Lake ares of New York State, leading economic growth through tourism.

Web Developer responsibilities include building regional websites and supporting web based software systems from concept to completion. These systems include Drupal 7/9 websites and custom MySQL / PHP solutions.

Job Duties

  • Write well designed, efficient code by using best software development practices
  • Create website layout/user interface by using standard HTML/CSS practices
  • Integrate data from various back-end services and databases
  • Gather and refine specifications and requirements based on technical needs
  • Create and maintain software documentation
  • Be responsible for maintaining, expanding, and scaling sites and software systems
  • Stay plugged into emerging technologies/industry trends and apply them into operations and activities
  • Cooperate with design team to match visual design intent and functionality

Professional Competencies

  • Proven working experience in web-based programming
  • In-depth knowledge of modern HTML/CSS
  • OO Based PHP
  • JavaScript
  • MySQL
  • Comfortable working in a Linux environment
  • Familiarity with Ngnix web server
  • Basic knowledge of Search Engine Optimization process

Preferred Qualifications

  • Expert in Drupal 7/9
  • WordPress
  • Networking and general IT support experience.
  • Familiarity with Adobe product suite

Email resume to jobs@roostadk.com