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Senior WordPress Developer

Tucson, AZ
  • Posted: January 13, 2023
  • Full-Time
Do Your Best Work - Building Brands That Matter

Hydrant is a creative studio based in Tucson, Arizona. We focus on brand, marketing & communications, and technology work for purpose-driven organizations ... and also the continual search for the perfect burrito.

We are designers, strategists, creators, marketers, and technologists who are eager to partner with you. Our dynamic group of Hydranters are dedicated, passionate experts who are constantly growing. Our clients include nonprofits, consumer brands, and community-conscious businesses.

We deliver impactful results through a unique, holistic approach that combines a deep working knowledge of technology, a thorough understanding of design systems, and a love for building and managing brands. At Hydrant, you'll certainly get to explore different strategies and innovate daily.

Who you are

The Senior WordPress Developer is a front end developer who successfully delivers digital projects and website maintenance work in concert with the Hydrant team. This person should be an ambitious learner, willing to pick up the latest trends in technologies we use and contribute to our general knowledgebank. They'll work with other developers to execute maintenance and coding for a variety of projects touching multiple clients. They should be geared for a fast paced environment and ready to pivot often.
  • You've got 3+ years of experience working with WordPress websites and other front end technologies
  • Experience with WordPress, including custom theme and block development and an overall understanding of the WordPress core
  • Proficiency with front end development, including SCSS
  • Proficiency and dedication to organized project file structures and syntactic style compliance
  • As a plus, you've got experience with: Shopify, Vue.js, and/or development ops (SFTP, command line server work)
  • You are a self starter - this position will lead our WordPress Development
  • You're an adaptive contributor
  • You are a collaborative project planner
  • You don't believe in resting on your laurels and easily tackle situations of ambiguity to figure out how to keep yourself and your work moving forward
  • You work with your project team to understand, act, and deliver on next steps translated from product and client needs
  • You're eager to jump in on tasks to support your team as needed
  • You want to constantly improve client service, business, and development practices in yourself and your team
What you'll do
  • Take on various development-related tasks, to support different processes and needs on assigned projects
  • Objectively explain and represent your contributions and deliverables to your team and clients
  • Clearly communicate with your project team to make sure they have full context of your work and that you have the same of theirs, jumping in on other tasks as needed
  • Collaborate directly every day with designers, developers, strategists, and clients


Hydrant offers competitive compensation and benefits.

  • Health Insurance - Generous employer contribution
  • Vision and Dental insurance - 100% employer paid
  • 401(k) Program - with employer matching
  • Hybrid work from home and coworking at our downtown Tucson or Phoenix locations
  • A dynamic environment filled with projects for purpose-driven organizations and companies
  • Collaborative team to learn and grow with



Tucson, AZ
85701 USA



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