WordPress Developer

Job Description

We have an immediate need for a full-stack WordPress developer. The ideal candidate has a thorough understanding of WordPress development standards and best practices. Strong front-end skills and experience creating and working with custom themes is required.

This position pays between $40k-$50k salary (+ benefits) based on experience.

Skills & Requirements

Essential Skills:

  • 3+ years WordPress experience
  • 3+ years front-end experience
  • Strong knowledge of PHP
  • Developing custom themes
  • Building UI’s to specifications based on provided PSD mockups
  • Responsive design fundamentals
  • Responsive frameworks (Foundation, Bootstrap, etc)
  • Setting up custom fields / ACF plugin and using inside templates
  • Setting up custom post types and using inside templates
  • Using GIT in a team environment
  • SASS/SCSS
  • Add features/functionality via custom Javascript/jQuery
  • Implementing plugins when plugins are ideal (and knowing when they aren’t)
  • Implementing 3rd-party libraries and basic APIs

Ideal Additional Skills:

  • Using a task-runner (Grunt/Gulp)
  • Using Bower to manage dependencies
  • Social media API experience
  • Google Maps API experience
  • Strong written/verbal skills

Key Traits – the Ideal Candidate:

  • Possesses strong attention to detail
  • Works fast
  • Hits deadlines
  • Is punctual/on-time
  • Over-communicates

This candidate must have immediate availability to start.

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Randy TaylorWordPress Developer