WordPress / PHP Developer
13101 Magisterial Drive, Louisville, KY
We are looking to hire a skilled WordPress Developer with PHP skills to design and implement attractive and functional websites for our clients. You will be responsible for both back-end and front-end development including the implementation of WordPress themes and plugins as well as site integration and security updates.
To ensure success as a WordPress Developer, you should have in-depth knowledge of front-end programming languages, a good eye for aesthetics, and strong content management skills. Ultimately, a top-class WordPress Developer can create attractive, user-friendly websites that perfectly meet the design and functionality specifications of the client. This person should also have PHP experience to be comfortable helping with custom website/web apps.
WordPress Developer Responsibilities:
- Designing and building the website front-end.
- Creating the website architecture.
- Designing and managing the website back-end including database and server integration.
- Developing 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.
- Some knowledge of backend technologies including PHP and MySQL.
- Knowledge of code versioning tools (we use Git).
- Experience working with debugging tools such as Chrome Inspector.
- Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers
- Good understanding of website architecture and aesthetics.
- Good communication skills.
- Knowledge of Angular, VueJs, and frameworks such as Nuxt.
- Knowledge of Laravel framework.
- Experience working remotely.
- Knowledge of mockup tools such as Sketch or Adobe XD.
- Extremely organized
- Great communicator
- Highly self-confident and not easily rattled
- Master problem solver
- Quick learner
- Job Type: Full-time