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WordPress Developer

Our Client Denver ,CO
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

The Wordpress Developer (WD) is primarily responsible for the success of the website deliverables being completed accurately and in a timely manner. They are also responsible for some client communication and translation of requests or concerns. A WordPress Developer should be comfortable explaining what they are doing, other ways of achieving a desired outcome, and balancing the pros and cons of a given tactic against the larger constraints of the project. While Digital Strategists and Account Managers are primarily responsible for client communication, the WordPress Developer should be comfortable communicating various elements of their activities in addition to executing on key tasks and deliverables. The WD should inform the team when things are either possible or challenged by the established scope of the project (as well as participating in establishing said scope)

KEY SKILLS:

  • High level of proficiency with PHP templating and functions
  • High level of proficiency with WordPress
  • 3-5 years of experience


Requirements

  • Advanced WordPress development skills – you should feel comfortable with the following activities:
  1. Developing a stand-alone WordPress theme (either from scratch or a template)
  2. Modifying or editing first or third-party plugins to customize use cases
  3. Applying a design document or guide to a theme
  4. Complex installs of Google Tag Manager, Analytics
  5. Experience or knowledge of Gutenberg blocks
  6. Facilitating the relationship between good development best practices and keeping search engines happy
  • WooCommerce experience is not essential, but a highly desired trait for this position.
  • Coding functions, activities, and languages to include:
  1. PHP
  2. Proper HTML5 Markup
  3. Site Speed Optimization
  4. Familiarity with JavaScript
  5. Bootstrap 4
  6. Technical SEO (on-page basics are required, deeper requirements to be trained)
  7. Experience with React, Git, JS Build Systems (i.e. Gulp, Grunt, Webpack), SEO tools (Screaming Frog, Schema markup, caching software) or other relevant tools are preferred, but not required.
Company Description
manufacturing company

Our Client

Address

Denver, CO
USA