Experienced Full Stack Developer hourly

Tampa Bay Web Design Firm HQ: Land O Lakes, Florida, United States Remote job Apr 5

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Our Values

Innovation motivates us. Dependability keeps us growing. Honesty keeps us happy. Respect keeps us together.

WordPress Developer job description

We are looking for an experienced and passionate WordPress Developer to join our IT team! As a WordPress Developer at our company, you will be responsible for both back-end and front-end development, including managing WordPress themes and plugins.

We are expecting you to have a strong understanding of the latest industry trends, best practices, and content management systems. Excellent English speaking and written skills are a must.

WordPress Developer duties and responsibilities

  • Designing and implementing new features and functionality
  • Establishing and guiding the website’s architecture
  • Database management and optimizations
  • Ensuring high-performance and availability, and managing all technical aspects of the CMS
  • Implementing performance and security best practices. Monitoring them on a monthly basis
  • Ability to oversee multiple projects
  • Customer service
  • Website auditing
  • Comprehensive testing and QA. Compatibility and debugging
  • Code review the work of other developers
  • Work collaboratively & communicate effectively with Project Managers, other designers/developers within Project Teams, and with clients, to keep projects on time and on budget
  • Collaborating with other team members for developing project requirements and their methods of execution
  • Participating in team or client meetings
  • Wordpress training to clients
  • Uncovering & evaluating functional needs/requests
  • Usability & audience understanding & suggestions
  • Development of WordPress websites in accordance with approved design layouts, writing secure & clean code for web applications
  • Implementation of SEO best practices
  • Helping formulate an effective, responsive design and turning it into a working theme and plugin from concept to deployment.
  • Performing necessary measures to ensure mobile responsiveness & quality assurance across common browsers & devices.
  • Proactively identify areas of self-improvement & professional development.
  • Working in Eastern time zone hours
  • Improve internal tools, libraries and standards

WordPress Developer requirements and qualifications

  • Excellent understanding of front-end technologies, including HTML5, CSS/CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery
  • In depth understanding of MySQL databases
  • Experience building user interfaces for websites and/or web applications
  • Experience designing and developing responsive design websites
  • Experience handling membership and eCommerce sites
  • Expertise in crafting modern, object-oriented PHP
  • Experience working with automated testing frameworks
  • Experience with continuous integration and automated deployment pipelines
  • 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 wireframes into working HTML pages
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Excellent and thorough communication skills. Written and verbal.
  • Strong time management skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Up to date knowledge of industry trends and changes
  • Knowledge of how to interact with RESTful APIs and formats (JSON, XML)
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git, SVN, and Mercurial, or others
  • Expert understanding of PHP back-end development
  • Interest in software & web development trends/languages/frameworks and present any ideas or recommendations to leadership team for possible new opportunities.
  • {{Make sure to mention any frameworks, libraries, or any other technology relevant to your project}}
  • Bachelor's degree in computer programming
  • Minimum 5+ years of experience

We are looking for long term minded individuals who are dependable, proactive, and efficient. This position will start on an hourly or part time basis and proceed from there.

We are entering a very important phase of our business to allow it to be more scalable. A rebranding and a more aggressive strategy will soon be implemented.

Requirements
Availability:
Hourly contract
Experience levels:
Expert (5+ yrs)
Languages:
English
Negotiable rate