WordPress Developer

The WordPress Developer will work with the development and project management team to develop custom WordPress websites for our clients. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment and enjoys working on multiple projects concurrently. The WordPress Developer needs to understand the importance of user experience and the design of the website to ensure a successful project for our clients. The right candidate enjoys creating solutions to complex problems with high attention to detail.

We are seeking a dynamic, self-led and hungry Web Developer specializing in WordPress to support a number of client projects.

Responsibilities:

Set-up website development environments

Identify and fix bugs in web-based applications

Setup and configure WordPress and related plugins

Implement custom application features on WordPress and PHP based websites

Create high-quality HTML/CSS from graphic mockups

Work with team members on identifying unexpected site behavior

Work independently, as well as part of a team to establish project deliverables.

Ensure applications are thoroughly tested and meet business objectives

Develop, document, and execute testing strategies, test cases, and procedures

Be highly communicative about personal schedule

Meet with clients to derive content requirements

Adhere to project timelines

Proactively seek out new tasks

Qualifications:

Required:

Education:

Associate degree or higher in Computer Science, Digital Media or related degree

Development:

1+ years’ of WordPress/CMS experience

3+ years’ Experience developing web pages using HTML5, PHP, CSS and JavaScript

Experience with Bootstrap front end framework

Experience using Linux, Apache, MySQL, ASP/JSP/PHP

Basic knowledge of Windows and Linux operating environments

Basic knowledge of web servers and internet protocols

Basic knowledge of databases, queries, and design

Experience with GIT

Basic understanding of NPM and other package management software

Experience with Sage or other similar modern WP framework

Quality Assurance:

Experience with common testing concepts and QA methods preferred

Experience with software automation testing tools preferred

Ability to create/document test cases and develop test plans preferred

Experience with code reviews

Preferred:

Experience / Skills:

Self-motivated and efficient individual that needs little oversight to accomplish goals or complete tasks

Accept feedback and make changes accordingly

Ability to balance projects and manage time efficiently

Passionate about writing creative and clean code

Passionate about WordPress

Systems / Methodologies:

Jira or similar project management system

Asana or similar project management system

Slack or similar internal communications system

Harvest or similar time tracking system

Google Suite (Gmail, google calendar, google drive, google sheets, and google presentations)

Dropbox or similar document cloud system

Agile Methodologies

Waterfall Methodologies

Soft Skills:

Energetic and motivated

Proactive attitude

Thrive in a fast-paced start-up environment

Have the ability to work under pressure

Team player

Desire to learn and work with innovative technologies

Creative mind

Carimus provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Company
Carimus
Job Type
Full Time
Location
Raleigh
How to Apply
Via web form