Web Site Developer with WordPress

Job title: Web Site Developer with WordPress

Company: Programmer Resources International

Job description: Job Description:

  • Looking for an experienced WordPress developer to support development, maintenance and management of multiple web sites on WordPress platform and other digital projects as assigned.
  • The successful candidate would be responsible for both back-end and front-end development, including creating WordPress themes and updating plugins.
  • This position requires a combination of programming skills (namely PHP, HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript) and aesthetics (understanding element arrangements on the screen, the color and font choices, and so on).
  • The candidate should have a strong understanding of industry trends and content management systems.
  • Experience with the responsive and adaptive design is strongly preferred.
  • Also, an understanding of the entire web development process, including design, development, and deployment is preferred.

Skills:

  • Extensive knowledge and experience of building WordPress CMS websites using the best practice & standard plugins
  • Experience working with WordPress at a PHP code level:
  • Good understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery
  • Knowledge of existing inbuilt WordPress functions.
  • Customizing WordPress to support specific functionality
  • Creation of custom post types.
  • Creation of plugins/widgets written to conform with WordPress coding standards.
  • Creation of clean, logical, well documented and reusable code.
  • Theme/template integration.
  • Knowledge of WordPress Engine and similar hosting platforms
  • developing wire-frame mock-ups to illustrate possible solutions
  • Good understanding of cross-platform and cross-browser issues.
  • Experience building user interfaces for websites and/or web applications
  • Use of JavaScript UI frameworks like Angular is a plus but not required
  • Experience designing and developing responsive design websites
  • Comfortable working with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.
  • Ability to understand CSS changes and their ramifications to ensure consistent style across platforms and browsers
  • Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wire-frames into working HTML pages
  • Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML)
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools (such as Git, SVN, and Mercurial)
  • Knowledge of different PHP frameworks, libraries, or any other technology relevant to WordPress Multisite
  • Understanding of PHP back-end development.

Responsibilities:

  • Establishing and guiding the website’s architecture
  • Ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS
  • Helping formulate an effective, responsive design and turning it into a working theme and/or plugin.
  • Providing timely resolution to reported problems with existing websites.
  • Ensuring all work adheres to current industry best practice.
  • Self-motivated, goal oriented and able to work in a team environment.
  • Use common sense at all times and pay close attention to detail.
  • Client-facing demeanor for Training & Support.

Experience: Minimum 3 years’ experience of PHP programming, MySQL, HTML/CSS/LESS/SASS, JavaScript, XML/JSON and 3rd party APIs, Cross-platform and cross-browser, Responsive, Web standards and accessibility, Code testing, Security, Deployment

Expected salary:

Location: Ellisville, MO

Job date: Sat, 20 Mar 2021 05:57:15 GMT

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