WordPress Developer

Description

This is a remote, full- time, permanent position. We are not able to sponsor for this role, and you must be located within the US.

We are looking to hire a skilled WordPress developer to design and implement attractive and functional websites for our clients. You will be responsible for back-end development including the implementation of WordPress themes, APIs and plugins as well as site integration and security updates.

To be a successful WordPress developer, you should have in-depth knowledge of back-end programming languages including PHP, the ability to create custom plugins from scratch and strong content management skills. Ultimately, a top-class WordPress developer can create user-friendly websites that perfectly meet the functionality specifications of the client.


WordPress Developer Responsibilities:

  • Working with the team of account managers and project managers to discuss website design and function to meet the client’s needs.
  • Creating the website architecture.
  • Designing and managing the website back-end including database and server integration.
  • Create custom WordPress themes and plugins.
  • Conducting website performance tests.
  • Troubleshooting content issues.
  • Conducting WordPress training with the client.
  • Monitoring the performance of the live website.

WordPress Developer Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a similar field.
  • Proven work experience as a WordPress developer.
  • Knowledge of some front-end technologies would be helpful including CSS3, JavaScript, HTML5, and jQuery.
  • Strong understanding of PHP back-end development.
  • Experience working with debugging tools such as Chrome Inspector and Firebug.
  • Good understanding of website architecture and aesthetics.
  • Ability to manage projects.
  • Good communication skills.