WordPress Developer

» WordPress Developer
Marketing & Creative
in Tampa
, FL
Reference: 19-03296

Responsibilities:

  • Use HTML/CSS/JavaScript to develop visually stunning user-driven websites without a WYSIWYG editor
  • Maintain familiarity with content management and eCommerce solutions such as WordPress, Joomla and Magento
  • Work within current creative team to develop and maintain highly visible client web sites
  • Developing and supporting reusable internal tools to support the Design and Sales departments
  • Set up, manage, and configure hosting environments
  • Proactively perform cross-browser testing and optimizations
  • Maintain well-documented, reusable, and transferrable code
  • Maintain working knowledge of new development software, trends, and practices related to your responsibilities

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • 3+ years full time experience with primary duties focus on web design and front-end development in a production environment
  • Analytical thinker and problem solver, ability to come up with solutions to diverse problems
  • Ability to create high-quality designs and build into a functioning browser compatible website, using proper markup, CSS and argument with interactive features using JS, jQuery, etc.
  • Familiarity with content management and eCommerce solutions such as WordPress, Joomla and Magento
  • Expert knowledge of HTML, CSS, Javascript (jQuery), & PHP
  • Familiar with MySQL and SQL database infrastructure
  • Cross-browser and cross-platform compatible design and development
  • Expert understanding of the latest and legacy browser capabilities, including mobile
  • Familiar with formal QA methodologies, processes and techniques
  • Design software power-user (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.)
  • Experience designing within a grid framework
  • Adept at making pixel perfect sites that meet design/technical requirements
  • Experience and knowledge with SEO best practices
  • Experience and knowledge of Google Analytics
  • Analytical problem solving skills and attention to detail

Bonus Qualifications:

  • Existing agency experience
  • Experience connecting to third-party info using various API techniques
  • ASP experience
  • Responsive design experience using media queries and/or frameworks
  • Experience with device specific design and development
  • Functional knowledge of performance optimization techniques